Ankara Mayor Mansur Yavaş has called on 565 non-governmental organizations to prepare the municipality's budget together.
"Let's prepare our 2021 fiscal year budget together. Share your suggestions and thoughts on sharing resources and the projects you need resources for," Yavaş said in a tweet on Aug. 24.
"We'll shape the future of this city always with a common mind," he added.
Ankara’mızı katılımcılık, şeffaflık ve hesap verme sorumluluğuyla yönetiyoruz.— Mansur Yavaş (@mansuryavas06) August 24, 2020
Bu bilinçle kentimizdeki 565 sivil toplum kuruluşuna 2021 mali yılı bütçemizi birlikte hazırlama çağrısında bulunduk.
Bu kadim şehrin geleceğini daima ortak akılla çizeceğiz.https://t.co/LIkJYkNYnY pic.twitter.com/N86MQhEIu4
Yavaş, who is from the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) has said that the municipality accepts transparency, participation and the responsibility to be held accountable as part of their understanding of governance.
The NGOs will be able to submit their suggestions and contribute to the budget formation process from http://www.ankara.bel.tr/stk-tablo website.