e) Promote the preparation of draft recommendations and guidelines and standards for the development of good practices in matters of transparency, access to public information and good governance.
f) Promote training and awareness activities for a better knowledge of the matters regulated by Law 19/2013, of December 9.
1. The Council for Transparency and Good Governance is organically attached to the Ministry of Finance and Public Administrations, through the Secretary of State for Public Administrations.
1. Within the scope of its powers, the Council for Transparency and Good Governance may collaborate with the autonomous communities and the cities of Ceuta and Melilla through the following mechanisms:
a) It will convene at least yearly meetings with the representatives of the bodies that have been created at the regional level for the exercise of functions similar to those entrusted to the Council.
b) The conclusion of collaboration agreements that, in accordance with the provisions of the fourth additional provision of Law 19/2013, of December 9, empower the Council to resolve the claim provided for in article 24 of said law.
c) The celebration of collaboration agreements in specific matters within the scope of their respective competences.
2. Likewise, the Council shall convene the meetings held in application of letter a) of section 1 to a representative of the Local Administration proposed by the Spanish Federation of Municipalities and Provinces, with which it may also enter into collaboration agreements. Said collaboration agreements may also be signed with the different local entities.
In the exercise of its functions, the Council must abide by the principles of transparency and citizen participation, which are specified in the following aspects:
a) Once all Council resolutions have been adopted and notified, after dissociation of the personal data they contain, they will be published on the institution’s institutional website, as well as on the Transparency Portal.
b) After approval, a summary of the Board’s annual report will be published in the “Official State Gazette”. Special attention will be paid to ensuring that the level of compliance by the subjects, entities, and obligated bodies of the provisions of Law 19/2013, of December 9, is clearly identifiable.
c) The Council will articulate participation mechanisms as a way for citizens to collaborate in the best performance of the body’s functions and to promote compliance with the transparency and good governance regulations.
3. The Subdirectorate General for Claims and the Subdirectorate General for Transparency and Good Governance, as bodies hierarchically dependent on the President of the Council.