On November 2 this year, Dr.Brigitta Bode, an International community-driven development expert, met with residents of rural areas of Andijan region. The purpose of this visit is an independent assessment of the work carried out with the villagers by the facilitators of the Rural Infrastructure Development project. So, during the first half of the day, Ms. Bode had a conversation with residents of the “Nayman” and “Istiklol” MCAs in the Andijan region.
During the conversations, residents of the makhallas had the opportunity to personally contact the Project specialists, as well as Ms. Bode, with proposals for optimizing the activities of the Project. Also, the expert listened to and recorded the opinions of residents on the work done on community mobilization by rural facilitators and specialists from the Facilitating partner ACTED company.
After completing the visits to “Nayman” and “Istiklol” MCAs, a meeting was held at the ACTED regional office with the participation of ACTED specialists, as well as village facilitators and engineers, where they could discuss issues that arose during the work in the villages. Recommendations and suggestions were made by Ms. Bode.