Research Report Community-Based Economic Development Strategy, City of Ijevan, Armenia, 2003-2006
Malcolm Simpson
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In the wake of Armenia's political and economic transformation, local government units are faced with the task of developing a strategic approach to municipal management and local economic development. This strategy for Ijevan, Armenia offers a model for how to use the strategy planning process to develop a long-term vision of the city's economic growth, and to prepare, implement and monitor an action plan to achieve that vision. A cooperative effort between the Urban Institute's USAID-funded Local Government Project, city officials and community members, this document details the strategy's methodology, vision statement, SWOT analysis, critical strategic issues, prioritized tasks, and action plan.
Research Areas Global issues
Tags International public administration and local government International civil society and democratic institutions International urban development and the environment International development and governance