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Działania władz lokalnych na rzecz rozwoju lokalnego
Local authorities in local development

Author(s): Anna Mempel-Śnieżyk
Subject(s): Anthropology
Published by: Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Ekonomicznego we Wrocławiu
Keywords: local government; socio-economic development; local development

Summary/Abstract: Local authorities play an important role in socio-economic development because of their proximity to local society and the knowledge about their needs. In order to realize tasks and serve local entities institutional solutions still need to be sought. It can help effectively use opportunities and capabilities of development. Local authorities are significant due to their indirect contact with local entities. This allows them to notice and identify arising problems. They can also prepare solutions or inspire to undertake activity to solve some problems. The main aim of the paper is to show the importance of local authorities in socio-economic development at the local level.

  • Issue Year: 2012
  • Issue No: 12
  • Page Range: 93-102
  • Page Count: 10
  • Language: Polish