The Government and Local Management Award (Premio Gobierno y Gestion Local) is a non-governmental organization in which participate several academic institutions as well as international foundations and social organizations, all of them interested in the discussion of the municipal issues in Mexico. Sharing efforts to solve common problems is the goal that have the Authorities Union of Zoogocho Sector. The Union has five more localities: 8 municipalities and 11 municipal agencies. The regional development program consists of a long term strategy that is 12 years old. Its goal is to promote the integral development of the villages of the Sector by the means of a concerted planning program. Community Assemblies ruled buy "practices and traditions" are the highest level to make decisions.