Mentor Programme - Expert Form
Marmara Municipalities Union (MMU) in Turkey created the MENTOR Programme in July 2020. The initiative enables inter-municipal cooperation and the development of municipalities' capacities and municipal employees' competencies.
The MENTOR Programme provides municipalities with an opportunity to learn from the experiences of others within their own limits in terms of financial and human resources. Municipal staff who need expertise in a particular topic are matched with staff from another municipality that already has experienced on that area.
Municipalities seeking and offering indicate their interest by filling out online forms. The MMU then matches municipalities sets up online or face-to-face meetings between municipal staff.