Methodology of Scenario Development Based on Ukrainian Branch of the WDC Interdisciplinary Data on Sustainable Development
by: Kateryna Pereverza, Kostiantyn Yefremov, Alexei Pasichny, Alexei Leonov
This article describes methodology of scenario construction for development of countries, regions, cities based on the sustainable development data, scenario approach, SWOT-analysis. Sustainable development data are the indexes and indicators values that include economical, ecological, socially-institutional development characteristics. These data are collected and made available by competent international organizations. They are accumulated and kept in warehouse of Ukrainian branch of the World Data Center (WDC)  with possibility of free and convenient access. While scenario developing SWOT-analysis and method of sustainable development gauging martix – SDGM, that is described in , are used. The results of scenarios constructing for Ukraine's development on short-term, middle-term, long-term periods are given as an example of methods implementation.
Keywords: sustainable development, SWOT-analysis, scenario, indicator, index, strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, threats, peer group.
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