WP10: First Confrontation of Theory and Practice: Test of the Tools and Discusscion of their Use for Sustainable Regional Development in Five Test Regions

AMGI, Ljubljana
Duration: March 07 - End of July 07 (5 months)

The results of the workshops are summarised in a folder on "Participation processes in regional development: the DIAMONT perspective":

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The final WP10/11 report is available in English: download pdf-File

Test Regions

Idrija, Slovenia
Tolmezzo, Italy
Gap, France
Alpsee Grünten, Germany
Traunstein, Germany
Waidhofen an der Ybbs, Austria

Results

106 stakeholders participating in 6 workshops

For more information on the first workshop please download our August 2007 Newsletter: download pdf in English

View all Newsletter in 5 languages (English, German, French, Italian and Slovene)

Main activities · Selection of six characteristic test regions (one in each country - two in Germany, except of Switzerland) on the basis of the cluster analysis (WP8) and the different cultural milieus of regional development (see WP5 and 9)
· Test of the tools
· 6 workshops serving to discuss the conditions promoting and confining the use of indicator based and qualitative tools for sustainable regional development in the respective test regions
· Comparison and analysis of the test and workshop results
· Compilation of internal and external reports
Tasks of WP leader Conceptualisation of the workshops; selection of 1 test region in Slovenia on the basis of the cluster analysis (WP8) and the different cultural milieus of regional development (WP6 and 9); organisation of 1 workshop in the Slovenian test region; comparison and analysis of the workshop results with a view to providing recommendations for the improvement of the tools and possible strategies for the solution of regional conflicts; compilation of reports
Tasks of other partners

Ifuplan: Transfer of methodology and adjustment of tools for the test regions; test of the tools

Partners: Selection of 6 test regions in Austria (UIBK), Germany (Bosch & Partner, ifuplan), France (CEMAGREF) and Italy (UNCEM) taking into account the cluster analysis (WP8) and the different cultural milieus of regional development (WP6 and 9); organisation of 1 workshop each in the respective test region; compilation of workshop results and delivery to AMGI

Outputs · 6 workshops in 6 test regions characterised by different natural, political, socio-economic and cultural conditions
· 1 report and 1 contribution to the DIAMONT information platform providing recommendations for the improvement of indicator based tools (see WP9)

 

WP 10

WP5: Impact of cultural differences on regional development in the Alps more
WP6: Analysis of expert´s estimations on alpine development more
WP7: Identification and selection of indicators more
WP8: Specification and test of data for an alpine wide information system more
WP9: Elaboration and optimisation of indicator based and qualitative tools more
WP11: Second confrontation: Presentation of strategies for the solution of conflicts within the regions more
WP12: Cooperation with SOIA/Alpine Convention more
Internal regulations concerning work packages, reports and publications:
Elaboration of work packages
Quality control for WP-reports
Publication procedure
Copyright issues

 

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Last update: 2008-05-27