PROF. JERZY REGULSKI (1924-2015)

It is with great sadness that we inform all our friends and collaborators of the passing of prof. Jerzy Regulski, the President of the FSLD. Prof. Regulski co-founded our Foundation in 1989 and played a crucial role in establishing local democracy in Poland after the collapse of the communist state. He was a renowned expert in […]

POLISH DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION – STILL BELOW THE EXPECTED LEVEL

Alarming news concerning Polish development cooperation. As Grupa Zagranica – a federation of Polish organizations involved in international development activities (including the FSLD) informs in its report: “We failed to create an effective program of Polish bilateral development aid with the objectives and results, adapted to the needs of our priority countries and harmonized with […]

“SCHOOL OF COOPERATION”: JOINT PROJECT OF THE FSLD AND THE MINISTRY OF NATIONAL EDUCATION

Among our new projects, one is especially woth mentioning. “School of Cooperation” (“Szkoła Współpracy”) which was inaugurated on 24th of October at a special conference in Warsaw is an innovative, nationwide initiative aimed at improving the cooperation betwenn teachers, student and their parents.

WATCH “IT ONLY HAPPENED IN POLAND” WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

The film about the Polish local government reform is now available with English sibtitles. You can watch it on our website.

PROF. MICHAŁ KULESZA (1948 – 2013)

Professor Kulesza who was a renowned lawyer associated with the Warsaw University helped establish the FSLD in 1989. The same year, he took part in the famous Round Table Agreement talks as a member of the local government working group. In the 1990s he served as under-secretary and secretary of state in the Ministry of […]

ANNUAL FSLD AWARD FOR LOCAL CULTURAL INITIATIVES – THE FINAL CONFERENCE

The laureates with members of the FSLD team On 19th  June the conference closing the Fifth Edition of the Annual FSLD Award for Local Cultural Initiatives took place in Warsaw. Our Foundation honours local governments units, NGOs, public cultural institutions and individuals for their actions in the field of culture.

THE ORDER OF THE WHITE EAGLE AWARDED TO PROF. JERZY REGULSKI

Our Foundation’s president was awarded the highest Polish decoration. President of Poland Bronisław Komorowski honoured prof. Regulski for his merits in the field of supporting local democracy and building local government.

OUR FOUNDATION SUPPORTS DEMOCRATIC TRANSITION IN TUNISIA

The seminar entitled “Democratisation of the state, elections and civic society” commissionned by the Polish Embassy in Tunis was prepared and carreid out by the team of experts working with the FSLD.