National asseses of decentralised cooperation

Theme: Decentralised cooperation and empowerment of local and regional authorities


5, 6 and 7 october,  2017 
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

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Under the very high patronage of His Excellency the President of Faso

National conference on decentralized cooperation

Theme: Decentralised cooperation and empowerment of local and regional authorities


5, 6 and 7 october, 2017
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

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Welcome to  national conference on decentralized cooperation 

The national conference of decentralised cooperation are the privileged framework for exchanges, debates, meetings and collective reflection between Burkinabè local authorities and their partners in the North and the South. They are opened to local and regional authorities in the countries of Europe, Asia, America and Africa.
They include the promotion of decentralised cooperation through a number of commitments and the search for new partnerships…

The speakers

Mr Siméon SAWADOGO

Mr Siméon SAWADOGO

Minister of Territorial Administration and Decentralisation

Communication 1 : Decentralised cooperation and empowerment of local and regional authorities.

Mr Idrissa SAVADOGO

Mr Idrissa SAVADOGO

Director General of Local Authorities

Communication 2 : State of decentralised cooperation (progress, challenges, challenges and current challenges).

Mr Thierry CORNILLET

Mr Thierry CORNILLET

Member of the European Parliament, Head of the Advisory Service of the International Association of Francophone Regions

Communication 1 : What international contribution to decentralised cooperation can be made to strengthen local project management capacities ?

Mr Armand Roland Pierre BEOUINDE

Mr Armand Roland Pierre BEOUINDE

Mayor of Ouagadougou commune, President of the AMBF

Communication 2 : Strategies for mobilizing the financial resources of local and regional authorities: cases of successful experiences.

Mr Eric K. TIEMTORE

Mr Eric K. TIEMTORE

President of ARBF

Communication 2 : Strategies for mobilizing the financial resources of local and regional authorities: cases of successful experiences.

M. Alfred GOUBA

M. Alfred GOUBA

The Secretary of State responsible for decentralization, President of the National Committee for the organization of the asses

Agenda of conference

OPENING SESSION

7:00am  – 8:30

Reception and installation of participants and registration for round tables

  • Plenary 1 : The contribution of decentralized cooperation to the implementation of decentralisation: Assessment, lessons for better support for local and regional authorities.
  • Moderator: Mr. Jean Pierre Elong M’Bassi (UCLGA)
  • Communication 1 : Decentralised cooperation and empowerment of local and regional authorities.
  • Communication 2 : State of decentralised cooperation (progress, challenges, challenges and current challenges).
  • Speaker 1 : Mr. Siméon SAWADOGO, Minister of Territorial Administration and Decentralisation.
  • Speaker 2 : Mr. Idrissa SAVADOGO, Director General of Local Authorities
    Reaction of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Burkina Faso

10:15am -12:00am  

Work in round tables (06)

12:00am-01:30pm

Lunch break

01:30pm – 02:30

Installation of participants and arrival of officials

03:00pm-04:30

  • Opening ceremony chaired by HE the Prime Minister
  • Welcome speech by Mr Armand Roland Pierre BEOUINDE, Mayor of Ouagadougou commune, President of the AMBF;
  • Address by Mr Eric K. TIEMTORE, President of the ARBF;
  • Speech Mr. Jean Pierre Elong M’Bassi, Secretary General of UCLGA;
  • Speech Mr. François Albert AMICHIA, President of the Council of WAEMU Territorial Communities (WAEMU-CTC);
  • Address by the Malian Minister of Decentralisation;
  • Speech by the Lead Partner of technical and financial partners;
  • Allocution du Chef de File des partenaires techniques et financiers ;
  • Opening speech of His Excellency Paul Kaba THIEBA, Prime Minister.

5:00pm-06h00pm

  • Inauguration and visit of the Exhibition of decentralized cooperation by HE Mr. PM accompanied by guests
  • welcome drinks

8:30pm

08:00am  – 10h00am

  • Next work round tables

10:15am – 11h45

  • Plenary 2: Guidelines, action strategies and operational measures to strengthen decentralised cooperation in Burkina Faso.
  • Moderation: Antoine Raogo SAWADOGO, President of Labo Citizenship
  • Communication 1: What international contribution to decentralised cooperation can be made to strengthen local project management capacities?
  • Communicator 1: Thierry CORNILLET, Member of the European Parliament, Head of the Advisory Service of the International Association of Francophone Regions.
  • Communication 2: Strategies for mobilizing the financial resources of local and regional authorities: cases of successful experiences.
    Communicators: AMBF Presidents and ARBF President
  • Reaction of a Canadian elected official
  • Feedback from a PLATFORMA representative
  • Feedback from partners from Vienne and Brittany
  • Reactions of AMBF partners (to be identified)

11:45am – 12h45

  • Plenary 3: Synthesis of work (Reporting Committee)
  • Presentation and adoption of the synthesis report
  • Presentation and adoption of recommendations and commitments
  • Presentation and Adoption of Motions of Thanks

 1:00pm-2h00

  • Lunch break

2:15-15h00

  • Installation of participants

3:00pm-3:15

  • Arrival of officials

3:30pm-5h00

  • Meeting with HE the President of Faso
  • Introductory speech by Mr Siméon SAWADOGO, Minister of Territorial Administration and Decentralisation
  • Presentation of the conclusions of the workshops by actors
  • Exchanges with His Excellency Mr. Roch Marc KABORE, President of Faso
  • Final address of His Excellency Roch Marc KABORE, President of Faso

Closing dinner hosted by His Excellency Roch Marc KABORE, President of Faso

08:00am – 

    • Visit and stay of partners in local and regional authorities (free)
    • Visit of tourist sites for those who stay in Ouagadougou (free, upon registration with the organising committee)
    • Visit the Lango granite sculpture site;

Visit the pond to the sacred caimans of Bazoulé;

Visit of the Museum of Manéga

NB: « B to B » meetings will be held every day in parallel with the activities of the meeting to allow the actors to meet and exchange. A decentralised cooperation fair will also be held throughout the duration of the meeting.

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Salle de conférence de Ouaga 2000

The DDCO is one of the five (05) directorates in the Directorate- General for Local and Regional Authorities. (DGLRA).
Director : Ms SOME/OUATTARA Kadidiatou, civil administrator
E-Mail: some_kadi@yahoo.fr ;
Telephone: (0026) 78283273 / (00226) 60744405 / (00226) 76641935

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Salle de conférence international de Ouaga 2000, Ouagadougou

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