About Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
GIZ Programme "Good Local Governance, South Caucasus (LoGoPro)" advises and supports respective partner organisations at national, regional (sub-national) and local levels in Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan in the implementation of cooperation initiatives towards improved local governance. It supports the improvement of frame conditions, addresses regional (sub-national) governance issues and works towards the improvement of municipal services and citizens' participation at municipal level. In the context of the German international cooperation approach, the Programme's objectives are oriented within the framework of the Caucasus Initiative; thus the improved professional exchange among the countries of the South Caucasus and their increasing cooperation are also objectives at regional South Caucasus level. The Programme is implemented on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and in Armenia co-financed by Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and United States Agency for International Development (USAID). It is carried out in close cooperation with the Ministry of Territorial Administration and Development (MTAD) as the main political partner.