“Local Governance Assistance” Public Union is a local NGO established in November 2005 by the group of young experts who specialized in the field of local governance. Organization is run by the team of young experts with knowledge and experience in the fields of public administration, rural and regional development, community development, economic growth, agriculture, marketing and training. The head office of the Union is located in Baku and the scope of activities of the Union covers all territory of the Republic of Azerbaijan. Union was registered as a legal entity at the Ministry of Justice on March 15, 2006 (1106-Q9-2043). The Union tries to contribute to the development policy followed in the country by coordinating all the project activities with the relevant programs implemented by the Government.