The conference organized by the Europe-Georgia Institute in Gori municipality in 2017 had an aim of creating space of cooperation between the local city halls of Shida Kartli municipalities and both local, national and international Civil-Society Organizations to facilitate their cooperation in future. For the last three years CSOs have been actively involved in the work of local self-governments – contributing to the planning of budget, participating in Council of Advisors, organizing the events as a result of cooperation and etc.