Actions

Spatium
how to cite this article
share this article

Metrics

  • citations in SCIndeks: [2]
  • citations in CrossRef:0
  • citations in Google Scholar:[]
  • visits in previous 30 days:1
  • full-text downloads in 30 days:1

Contents

article: 2 from 2  
Back back to result list
2008, iss. 17-18, pp. 27-30
Experiences and dilemmas of strategic action planning implementation on the local level
University of Novi Sad, Faculty of Agriculture
Abstract
In the paper are specifically analyzed and discussed experiences and dilemmas in the process of strategic development programming which appeared in West Balkan Countries during the regional and local development projects implementation. The main critical framework conditions regards to Impediments on a Local level connected with different structures which led to different experiences, successes and problems; Accuracy and relevance of data and information; Institutional competence; Consideration of horizontal and vertical relations of local community which neglect their required active role in the development process; Financial restrictions as a considerable bottleneck for successful development planning upon unstable resource flow; Political culture norms and values; and The role of external experts and improvement of the above mentioned aspects which will enhance the situation of development planning at the local level in a sustainable manner. It is concluded that the various aspects are strongly interrelated and are forming a spider net with the object of the development process, the municipality, the town or the city. It is also concluded that the success of development efforts of the subordinated administrative levels depends to a high degree on adequate framework-conditions, which have to be formed and fostered at the superior level.
References
Filipović, M., Njegovan, Z., Jansson, B. (2003) Training in local development: Course on agriculture cooperatives and development. Sjenica, Serbia: UNDP, manual
Giddens, A. (1984) The constitution of society. Cambridge, itd: Polity Press
–GTZ Fideco, and A. (2003-2006) Municipal support programme: Eastern Serbia: Development of 15 Municipalities. Zaječar: European Agency for Reconstruction, EU financed project
Heideman, C. (1992) Regional planning. Reader University of Karlsruhe
Njegovan, Z. (2001) Structural adjustment of Yugoslav agriculture: Transition from sectoral to more rural oriented policy. in: International conference 'Restructuring, stability and development in Southeastern Europe', Proceedings, Volos, Greece
Njegovan, Z.M. (2002) Ocena održivosti ulaganja u razvojne projekte malih i srednjih preduzeća, na lokalnom nivou. Industrija, vol. 30, br. 1-4, str. 1-12
Ostrom, N., Njegovan, Z. (2003) Topola rural development project, Six QG progress reports on the first pilot rural development project in Serbia - SIDA: Monitoring and evaluation of the project. Stockholm, Sweden
Pejanović, R., Njegovan, Z., Tica, N. (2007) Transition, Rural Development and Agrarian Policy. Novi Sad: Agronomic Faculty
Segerros, M., Hunt, R., Njegovan, Z. (2001) Study of the rural and agricultural sector Serbia/montenegro. Stockholm, Sweden: Scandiaconsult Natura, pg. 45
World Bank (2002) Report on Rural Development in the Republic of Serbia. Washington, DC
 

About

article language: English
document type: unclassified
DOI: 10.2298/SPAT0818027N
published in SCIndeks: 27/02/2009

Related records

No related records