Assembly representatives took part in the III Ukrainian scientific-practical conference “SOCIO-POLITICAL AND SOCIO-CULTURAL DEVELOPMENT OF SOUTH REGION UKRAINE: HISTORICAL TRADITION AND MODERN TRENDS” (May 18, 2017)

       

        President of the Assembly, Doctor of science in Public adminisatrtion, Professor, Honored Lawyer of Ukraine – Evgeny Romanenko and Executive Director of the Presidium of the Assembly, Phd in public administration – Irina Chaplay participated in the III Ukrainian scientific-practical conference “Socio-political and socio-cultural development of South REGION UKRAINE: historical tradition and modern trends”, held May 18, 2017 in the Odessa Regional Institute of Public Administration of the National Academy of Public Administration under the President of Ukraine.

         The conference is organized by the Department of Philosophy and Social and Political Sciences of the Odessa Regional Institute of Public Administration of the National Academy of Public Administration under the President of Ukraine with a view of a constructive discussion of the problems of socio-political and socio-cultural development of the regions in the context of decentralization of power and as a result, synthesis and dissemination of scientific and practical developments on issues of governance and regulation of regional development, taking into account the historical succession ones.

         In the welcoming speech of representatives of public authorities heard words that, today, the development of regions of Ukraine faced with a number of objective and subjective factors that led to its unbalanced, asymmetric and disproportionate nature. The basis for this was the uncertainty of the strategic priorities of regional development in the crisis and post-crisis periods, regions are unwillingness to steadily growing competitive pressure in domestic and foreign markets in the struggle for material, financial and human resources.

         Participants noted that the mechanisms and tools integrated implementation of tasks of strategic planning of regional development in Ukraine are not clearly defined, hence the growing interest of researchers and practitioners to address important issues.

         The main thematic areas of the conference:

  1. The philosophy of governance on socio-political and socio-cultural development of regions, foreign and domestic trends.

  2. Theoretical, methodological and organizational and legal aspects of governance by the socio-political and socio-cultural development.

  3. Role of civil servants, local government officials, elected representatives, community and business development in the socio-political and socio-cultural development of the regions in terms of challenges.

         More information about the conference please visit the official website: http://oridu.odessa.ua/