• Marina Shapiro Director for Long-Term Development
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  • Tverskaya Street, 20/1
    Moscow - 125009
Area of Expertise

Municipal budgets, regional budgets, housing, social protection, urban poverty, mortgage finance, intergovernmental relations, municipal economic development, and urban development.

Major Current Activities

  • Analysis of municipal budgets
  • Public institutions reform support in the Russian federation
  • Development and dissemination of a methodology to account for the total costs of public services
  • Design of regional and municipal strategies to increase transparency and efficiency of means-tested social assistance
  • Survey-based analysis of the quality of public services and citizen satisfaction
  • City marketing methods dissemination
  • Development and dissemination of new models of providing affordable housing to moderate and slightly below moderate income households
  • Dissemination of advanced local governance procedures and models
  • Fostering new public-private partnerships and financial institutions supporting local activities