Development of crafts in Croatia - policy guidelines for 2011–2012

Commissioned by: Ministry of economy, labor and entrepreneurship (Crafts Directorate)
Project duration: February - June, 2010
Project manager: Jelena Budak, PhD
Collaborators: Sandra Švaljek, Dubravka Jurlina Alibegović, Ivana Rašić, Irena Đokić

Brief outline: 
Elaboration of a strategic document that would identify goals and short-term policy measures to enhance the development of crafts sector in Croatia. Based on the analysis of crafts and SWOT analysis, the key problems were identified and development objectives derived. An integral part of the document was the Action plan for 2001-2012 that listed activities/policy measures, implementation bodies, resources, timelines and effects. The methodology of strategic planning employed ensured participation and ownership of all the stakeholders in Croatian crafts sector.