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Community Participiation in Village Development: the Scale of Latvia

Edgars Pudzis
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  • Riga Technical University, Latvia
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/ Sanda Geipele
  • Riga Technical University, Latvia
/ Ineta Geipele
  • Riga Technical University, Latvia
Published Online: 2016-12-13 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/bjreecm-2016-0007


The research provides an insight into village development planning, as well as considers village planning from the perspective of the national planning framework. Local settings of village development have also been taken into account. The research provides information about possible approaches for local community involvement in development decision-making.

The article aims at considering the current situation of the involvement of local communities in the advancement of local territories and at presenting the proposals for public involvement models.

Analysis, logical and historical data access methods, induction and deduction have been used in the present research.

Keywords: Community development; community involvement; village planning


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Published Online: 2016-12-13

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Citation Information: Baltic Journal of Real Estate Economics and Construction Management, ISSN (Online) 2255-9671, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/bjreecm-2016-0007. Export Citation

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