Poland
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The City of Warsaw is a local self-government unit which executes public tasks of local nature belonging to the competences of gmina and poviat (two local administrational levels), as well as tasks resulting from the capital character of the city. The city provides public services, encompassing municipal and social services and it is also responsible for satisfying the needs of the inhabitants in the field of: education, health care, culture, social welfare, safety and public order.

As a self-government unit Warsaw creates city’s development policy and has a wide range of legal tools and broad infrastructure to implement project’s results especially in a field of revitalisation and economic development.

The structure of Warsaw City Hall consisting of highly-specialized employees guarantees effective realization the project. It is the Culture Department which is involved in the project’s realization. It’s designated by the mayor to run the culture and CCI related projects, employ experienced project managers, PR officers and accountants who are responsible for running EU funded initiatives.