Sustainable Development in the EGTC NOVUM Area - an Indicator-Based Approach

Bartosz Bartniczak

Abstract

The European Grouping of Territorial Cooperation NOVUM (EGTC NOVUM) was established in 2015 and conducts its activitiesin the Polish-Czech borderland. The main aim of NOVUM isto intensify, facilitate and promote PolishCzech cross-border cooperation aimed at the strengthening of economic and social cohesion of the area of operation of the Grouping. Sustainable development is a widely accepted concept of development. Currently, striving for sustainable development is one of the biggest challenges. This concept is implemented at various levels of development from international, through national, regional to local. The article attempts to determine the degree of implementation of sustainable development in the area of operation of EGTC NOVUM. Indicators describing the social, economic and environmental situation have been chosen in order to achieve this objective. The analysis was carried out for the years 2014-2016. Among the indicators selected for analysis were, inter alia: gross domestic product per capita, expenditure on R&D, employment rate, unemployment rate, gross fertility rate, protected area.
Author Bartosz Bartniczak (EMaT / DQaEM)
Bartosz Bartniczak,,
- Department of Quality and Environmental Management
Pages70-78
Publication size in sheets3.5
Book Slavík Jan, Povolná Lucie (eds.): Social and Economic Development & Regional Policy. Adaptation of Post-Industrial Society to Global Changes : conference proceedings, 2018, Faculty of Social and Economic Studies Jan Evangelista Purkynĕ University in Usti nad Labem, ISBN 9788075611635, 109 p.
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Keywords in EnglishEGTC NOVUM, sustainable development, indicators
URL https://seder.ujep.cz/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Conference_proceedings.pdf
Languageen angielski
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