Completion of the Medium and Long Term Strategy for Socio-Economic Development of Astrakhan Oblast until 2020 and Elaboration of Parameters

Completed project
Development Projects
October 2008 - May 2009

Project developer: CSR «North-West»

Project originator : Astrakhan Oblast Ministry for Economic Development

Project aim: update and elaboration of the new version of the Long Term Strategy for Socio-Economic Development of Astrakhan Oblast.

In 2005 Astrakhan Oblast was one of the first regions to adopt the long-term strategy for its socio-economic development and to coordinate its approval at the federal level. The CSR "North-West as one of the developers of this document is expected to update the strategy to reflect the current situation and corrected parameters. A greater emphasis will be made on elaboration of priority areas and projects for development of Astrakhan Oblast. Essential stages for efficient implementation of the regional strategy include continuous monitoring and control of the implementation of the stated strategic priorities, and strategic documents update as necessary.

Project goals:

  • Update of the Strategy for Socio-Economic Development of Astrakhan Oblast indicators.
  • Evaluation of new trends, problems and prospects of the Oblast socio-economic development.
  • Oblast long term development priorities update.
  • Formation of the list of areas and development projects promoting the region’s sustainable economic growth rates in the medium and long term , including evaluation of their prospects and expected results.

The document was approved by the Government of Astrakhan Oblast on February 9, 2010.