PROGRESS IN GEOGRAPHY ›› 2005, Vol. 24 ›› Issue (4): 1-10.doi: 10.11820/dlkxjz.2005.04.001

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Design of Participatory Scheme of Action of Local Sustainable Development Planning

ZHANG Wenzhong1, QI Xiaoming1,2, LI Yejin1,2, MA Li1   

  1. 1. Institute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research, CAS, Beijing 100101, China|
    2. Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (GSCAS)
  • Received:2005-04-01 Revised:2005-06-01 Online:2005-07-25 Published:2005-07-25


In the past, the local sustainable development schemes were mainly drawn up by the government, and designed according to the top-to-bottom mode, lacking the participation of the public, enterprises and non-government organizations (NGO). In this paper, the authors introduces how to work out a comparatively practical and perfect scheme of action of local sustainable development plan, in which distinct parts of action in the society can participate. The paper is consisted of three parts: first, introducing the basic structure of the action scheme of local sustainable development, which includes the aim design of specific plan of action, determination of the parts of action and specific content of actualization; second, in accordance with the aim of action, analyzing the responsibility and obligation of the parts of action, including individuals and groups, like the public, enterprises, non-government organizations, in the process of working and actualizing the plan; in addition, putting forward the tasks that each part of action should do in view of particular matters; and third, discussing how to create a guarantee system in order to ensure the perfect actualization of the plan and how to improve the ability of sustainable development.

Key words: local sustainable development, parts of action, planning, scheme of action