Study tours on “Municipal Finance”

Another focal point of the study tours organized by Bürogemeinschaft Gauly & Volgmann (bgh.) was the topic of Municipal Finance. From 2008 to 2014, bgh. was involved in the conception, organization, coordination and moderation of four study tours for Georgian and Armenian experts on this topic. The exchange of experience with high-ranking Georgian and Armenian experts took place in Berlin, Borna, Dresden, Glashütte, Leipzig, Meissen, Pirna, Potsdam and Wilsdorff.

Main topics:

  • Municipal financial management in Germany
  • Municipal Accounting
  • Municipal supervision in Germany
  • CCost-performance accounting

Objectives of the study tours:

  • To provide experience in the delivery of results-based budgeting in relation to the transition of the financial system within the implementation of municipal and administrative reform in Armenia
  • In-depth knowledge of related processes in municipalities using the example of Germany. Exemplary presentation and transmission of specific practical experiences

Commissioned by: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Good Local Governance Programme  South Caucasus, Local Self-Government in Georgia
Period: 2008-2014