Workshop

"Representing Local Government Competence and Interest in the Party"

for the Sam Rainsy Party's Local Government Master Trainers and the Party Secretariat

This workshop continues the long cooperation between KAF and the SRP in capacity building of the parties's Local Government Master Trainers. This time local politicians' grouping and their potential contribution to the party are highlighted.

Details

July 24, 2006

8.00 a.m.Registration

8.30 a.m. Opening

8.45 a.m.Party organization – the example of the Christian Democratic Party, Member of CDI

oobjectives of party organization

ogeneral outline of national, regional and local organization

omembership and party finances

ogroup within the party

Mr. Tim-Rainer Bornholt, Secretary General, Local Government Group of the Christian Democratic Parties in Germany

10.00 a.m.Coffee break

10.15 a.m.Groups within the party

oObjectives of organizing groups

oStatus, roles, and organization of groups within the party

oIndividual groups

Mr. Tim-Rainer Bornholt, Secretary General, Local Government Group of the Christian Democratic Parties in Germany

11.15 a.m.The Local Government Group in the Christian Democratic Parties in Germany

oPolitical objectives

oStatus, roles and organization

oFinances

oDecision-making

Mr. Tim-Rainer Bornholt, Secretary General, Local Government Group of the Christian Democratic Parties in Germany

12.00 noonLunch break

2.00 p.m.The work of the Local Government Group – the example of a working group

oMembership of the working group

oObjectives

oWorking procedures

oCooperation partners

-Within the party

-With other parties

-Parliaments

-Commune associations

-Others

oDecision-making – procedures, constraints and results

oStrengths, challenges and limitations of the group

Mr. Tim-Rainer Bornholt, Secretary General, Local Government Group of the Christian Democratic Parties in Germany

3.30 p.m.Coffee break

3.45 p.m.Representing local government interest in the FUNCINPEC

oObjectives and organization

oThe role of the Master Trainers

NN, Speaker of the SRP

4.30 p.m.Open forum – Options to improve local strength of the party

5.00 p.m.End of day 1

July 21, 2006

8.00 a.m. Experiences in conducting campaigns for commune elections with the party local government group – strategies and methods, successes and failures from the German perspective

Part 1

9.30 a.m.Coffee break

10.00 a.m.Experiences in conducting campaigns for commune elections – strategies and methods, successes and failures from the German perspective

Part 2

Mr. Tim-Rainer Bornholt, Secretary General, Local Government Group of the Christian Democratic Parties in Germany

12.00 noonLunch break

2.00 p.m.Group discussion: Lessons learned for the preparations for the 2007 commune elections

NN, Moderator of the SRP

5.00 p.m.End of day 2, closing

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Venue

Sam Rainsy Party Headquarter

Speakers

  • H.E. Meng Rita
    • Secretary General
      • SRP PartyMr. Tim-Rainer Bornholt
        • Secretry General
          • Local Government Group CDUMr. Wolfgang Meyer
            • Country Representative KAS Cambodia

              Provided by

              Cambodia Office