The conference “Citizens First: Civil Society Demands for Better Administration in the Western Balkans” brought together more than 60 speakers and over 130 participants from the Western Balkan region and the EU.
After Montenegro published the conclusions of the Public Administration (PAR) Special Group (SG) meeting in October 2017, becoming the first Western Balkan (WB) country to do so, Serbia decides to follow just a year later.
This report analyses and compares the practices of the Western Balkan administrations – and distinguishes good practices from those that hinder the development of a more professional Senior Civil Service – to demonstrate to decision makers that a merit-based Senior Civil Service is useful.
The Fourth WeBER Platform meeting was held on 19th of June 2018, as a Video teleconference meeting (VTC), organised in the WeBER partners’ premises in each country.
13 June 2018 – The Third Meeting of the National Working Group (NWG) on Public Administration Reform (PAR) in Serbia, was held in Belgrade attended by the representatives of the SIGMA/OECD, who presented the results of SIGMA 2017 Assessment for Serbia during the first part of the meeting.
7 June 2018 – The Third Meeting of the National Working Group on Public Administration Reform in Macedonia was attended by representatives of the WeBER Platform as well as a representative from the MISA.