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Forum of Public Administration - Croatian Absorption Capacity and European Union Funds, Zagreb, 24 October 2012


The second Forum on Public Administration organized by Friedrich Ebert Foundation and Croatian Institute of Public Administration was held on 24th October 2012 in the hotel Dubrovnik in Zagreb. The chairperson of the Forum in the name of the Croatian Institute of Public Administration was Anamarija Musa, assistant professor at the Chair of Administrative Science Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb. The subject of the Forum was Croatian absorption capacity for EU funds. The moderator of the Forum was Neven Šantić, director of Kanal Ri television. He welcomed the audience after which assistant professor Vedran Đulabić and Matija Derk delivered their introductory speeches.


Forum of Public Administration - Local Self-government and Decentralization, Zagreb, 16 May 2012

Forum FES-IJU Lokalna samouprava i decentralizacija 16.5.2012 (2)
Friedrich Ebert Stiftung and the Institute of Public Administration organized the first Forum of Public Administration on May 16 2012. The Forum of Public Administration is established as a permanent group of experts and practitioners in the wider area of public administration with the mission to initiate the discussion on the fundamental problems of Croatian public administration and to formulate possible solutions and proposals that can serve as a framework for the necessary reforms. The number of participant to the Forum is limited to those invited participants coming from academic and other institutions. It is expected that the round tables will be held two to three times a year. After each round table a brochure containing two papers and the participants' discussion will be published.

The topic of the first Forum of Public Administration was Local self-government and decentralization. The Forum was opened by the forum moderator Anamarija Musa, PhD, assistant professor at the Faculty of Law in Zagreb and Dietmar Dirmoseras, PhD head of the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung office in Croatia.