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Information has been updated at 29.08.2018, 16:39

Partners from Turkey get acquainted with Daugavpils experience in the field of ecology

Daugavpils City Council and partners from Turkey (Amasja and Suluova) are implementing the project “Our Cities Pairing on Environment Issues”.


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Daugavpils hosted guests within international project “WIR”

Daugavpils City Council in cooperation with Vanersborg municipality (Vänersborgs kommun) in Sweden (lead partner) implements project WIR within the framework of  European Union Programme “Europe for Citizens”, 2nd activity “Democratic engagement and civic participation”. The project involves 10 partners from 7 countries – Sweden, Italy, Spain, Austria, Germany, Finland and Latvia. Specific goal of the project is to understand the policies and strategy developed by the EU and the welcoming and integrating procedures implemented in the different member states, in order to eliminate stereotypes and misguided narratives about refugees.


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New agreement concluded on project implementation

Daugavpils City Council, the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Development (MEPRD) and SIA “Vides investīciju fonds” (Environmental Investment Fund Ltd.) have concluded an agreement on the implementation of the project „Reduction of greenhouse gas emissions in Daugavpils preschool educational institution No. 26” (further - project).


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Project „Enchancing  volunteering actions and quality in Europe” (EVOLAQ)

Daugavpils City Council continues the organization of local work group’s meetings within the project „Enchancing  volunteering actions and quality in Europe” (EVOLAQ) The project is implemented by Daugavpils City Council together with Norrkopping municipality in Sweden (lead partner). The Project is implemented within the Programme “Europe for


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Project „Enchancing  volunteering actions and quality in Europe” (EVOLAQ)

Daugavpils City Council together with Norrkopping  municipality in Sweden (lead partner) implements project „Enchancing  volunteering actions and quality in Europe” (EVOLAQ) within the frames of  European Union Programme “Europe for Citizens”, 2nd activity “Democratic engagement and civic


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These were some of the questions young writers and artists from Vilani, Karsava and Slisselburg attempted to ask and answer while participating in a camp “Art Has No Borders” in Karsava. The camp was organised within the Latvia – Russia Cross Border Cooperation Project “Forget a Hurry” and lasted from August 18 to August 22, 2014. The participants of the


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Ambassador of Georgia in Latvia Teimuraz Janjalia visited Daugavpils.

Ambassador of Georgia in Latvia Teimuraz Janjalia visited Daugavpils on August 2. His visit in the city started with the meeting in Daugavpils city council. Chairperson of city council Jānis Lāčplēsis and 1st deputy chairperson Jānis Dukšinskis met the diplomat.

Ambassador of Georgia arrived with councillor Nino Baakashvili and the 1st secretary Giorgi


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Jānis Lāčplēsis is elected as new Chairperson of Daugavpils City Council.

On July 1 at 11.00 the first meeting of new members of Daugavpils City Council took place. In the meeting participated all newly elected members: Vladislavs Bojarūns, Vladimirs Borisjonoks, Aivars Broks, Jevgeņijs Carevs , Jānis Dukšinskis, Pēteris Dzalbe, Anatolijs Gržibovskis,  Boriss Ivanovs,  Jānis Lāčplēsis, Aleksejs Nikolajevs,  Natālija Petrova , Dmitrijs


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City Council signs a protocol of intent with the city of Dalian in China

Dalian City Administration's visit takes place in Daugavpilson the 25th – 27th of May. On May 27, the delegation arrived in Daugavpils City Council, where a protocol of intent on cooperation between museums of both cities was signed. The document was signed by the director ofLushun museum Guo Fuchun andDaugavpils City Council Chairperson Žanna Kulakova. The ceremony


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The administration of Daugavpils City Council met the mayor of Batumi Dzhemal Ananidze

Delegation fromBatumi(Georgia) headed by city mayor Dzhemal Ananidze arrived to the Tourism Conference. He spoke at the conference with an interesting report aboutBatumiexperience in a field of tourism. On April 26 the Chairperson of Daugavpils City Council Žanna Kulakova and Deputy Chairperson Līvija Jankovska had a meeting withBatumidelegation.

Žanna Kulakova stressed thatBatumiis


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The city council together with representatives of state and educational institutions evaluates the Daugavpils Development program

A meeting with representatives of state institutions and higher and professional education institutions of Daugavpils took place at the city council on April 11 and 12. Guests were met by the chairperson of the council Žanna Kulakova, deputy chairperson Līvija Jankovska and executive director Andrejs Kursītis.


Žanna Kulakova stressed that we all are inhabitants of


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On January 24th a meeting of the Daugavpils city council took place where the budget of the Daugavpils municipality for the year 2013 was approved

I would like to emphasize, that this budget will allow the municipality not only to perform its main functions in good quality and to ensure the work of all organizations and institutions, but it will also secure the planned development of the city, implementation of new projects and further realization of those projects implementation of which has not been finished yet. Owing to the main


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Daugavpils city Council deputies established the governmental institution “Daugavpils Centre of Art named after Mark Rotko”

On the13th of December Daugavpils City Council deputies took a decision to establish the Centre named after Mark Rotko and approved a provision to that institution, his director and staff-roll.

Center of Arts named by Mark Rotko is created on the 1st of January 2013, AleksejsBurunovs is appointed as its head,and the state provides 29 employees.

Structure of the Centre


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Daugavpils City Council work plan for December 2012

Committee meetings: On the 6th and 8th of December

City Council's meeting: On the 13th and 27th of December at 14.00

Press Conferences: On the 10th of December at 13.15 and on the 28th of December at 9:30

Information prepared by Daugavpils City Council press-secretary Liga


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Reception hours of the heads of Daugavpils City Council for December 2012

Daugavpils City Council Chairperson Ž. Kulakova will accept residents on the 3rd of December at 14.00, registration on the 30th of November in the reception Chancellery, 65404338.

Daugavpils City Council First Vice-Chairman V. Azarevičs will accept residents on the 10th of December at 14.00, registration on the 10th of December at the Information desk, 65404344, 65404399.


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Daugavpils City Council congratulated Chevalier of Recognition Cross Maria Ivanova

On the 29th of October City Council received a message from the Chapter of Orders - a Chevalier of the Recognition Cross is assigned a long-term chairperson of the board of Daugavpils territorial organization of Latvian Association of blind people Maria Ivanova.
High national award was given for their dedication and contribution to the work of social rehabilitation, unselfish work


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The new principal of 10th Secondary school is Valija Salna

On the 8th of November at the meeting of Daugavpils City Council deputies approved the draft decision of appointing Valija Salna as the principal of 10th Secondary school.

Valija Salna has higher professional education, 28 year work experience, 20 years she has been working in Daugavpils Secondary School No. 6 named after Rainis as a Vice principal in the educational


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About the conferment of „Annual Award”

The award was established on the basis of the award Council of 5th November 2012 decision. On the 8th of November Daugavpils City Council deputies approved the decision of the City Council "Annual Awards" granting.

For contributions to the development of Daugavpils and achievements in 2012 assigned the "Annual Awards":

1. Nomination of EDUCATION – Head of


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On a tripartite consultative meeting of council was discussed the development of entrepreneurship and collaboration with businessmen

On a tripartite consultative meeting of council was discussed the development of entrepreneurship and collaboration with businessmen

Council meeting passed on the 6th of November at Daugavpils City Council. Government was represented by Daugavpils City Council Vice-Chairperson Livija Jankovska.

Opening the meeting, Mrs. Jankovska emphasized that during the


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Žanna Kulakova congratulated the students of Daugavpils Construction school for the achievements in International competition

On the 25th ofOctoberDaugavpilsCity Council Chairperson Žanna Kulakova greeted the students ofDaugavpils  Construction school in order to thank them for the achievements in international competition.

 It was a contest of "Euroskills 2012." The competition was participated by over 500 people from 23 countries.ConstructionSchool's pupils Sergei Lukjanskis and Eugene


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