Following the Syrian crisis and the exacerbation of the security situation inside Syria, neighboring countries have experienced a movement of migration of Syrian refugees of great magnitude. Local authorities in Jordan do not have the capacity to manage this flow and meet the needs of both the host community and refugees.
Thus, the program of support to democratic urban governance and local economic development is a support program for local administrative officials. The intervention of the program will take place in the Governorate of Mafraq. the main objectives assigned to this program are :
- Strengthening the capacity of local and central authorities in the field of democratic local governance and local economic development
- Strengthening the capacity of different sectors in the planning, management and supervision of the sector in the management of local affairs
- Promoting the concept of partnership between the Ministry of Interior ,the public sector and the private sector to contribute to the promotion of local development and consequently ease the pressure on local and regional authorities due to the crisis of Syrian refugees
- Promoting and upgrading of human resources capacity to carry out their missions with more performance.