Functional Analysis of Sectoral Qualifications Frameworks According to the European Qualifications Framework Structure
Project Customer: National Centre for Education of the Republic of Latvia
Project implemented: 2017 - 2018
Development of Future
Scenarios for Energy and Shipping Sectors and Identification of Critical
Issues of These Sectors in the Context
of Maritime Spatial
Planning and Transnational
Cooperation and Development
of Informative Material
Project Customer: Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Development of the Republic of Latvia
Project implemented: 2017
Within the framework of the service, future scenarios for the shipping and energy sectors were developed, critical issues were defined for the BSR dialogue, proposals for integrating the results into the improved version of the Latvian MSP were worked out, and an informative material was prepared. As a result of active engagement and stakeholder involvement, the capacity of Latvian stakeholders as well as their readiness and openness to involve into transnational Maritime spatial planning discussions was increased, plus their ability to assess the international dimension of Maritime spatial planning was improved.
Project Customer: Kurzeme Planning Region
Project implemented: 2017
Feasibility Study for Riga Tram Infrastructure Development Project
Project Customer: Riga City Council Traffic Department
Project implemented: 2016
The overall objective of the project was to promote
sustainable use of public transport in Riga, incorporating
less connected urban areas into the Riga
public transport network. The project is located in the Latvian capital, Riga,
with an area of 307 km2 and a population of 638,784. Riga is not only the largest
city in Latvia but also in the Baltic States. A risk analysis was carried out,
which included a sensitivity and risk analysis. The purpose of sensitivity
analysis is to identify 'critical' variables, i.e. factors
that have the greatest impact on project performance indicators, when changing positively or negatively, as well as
financial analysis and cost-benefit analysis.
Development of Materials for Investment Attraction in Bauska Region and Market Research
During the research a strategy for the development of Bauska
municipality, medium-term development
priorities and the necessary amount of investment for the development of Bauska
Industrial Logistics Park were defined. A survey of businessmen – the potential
users of the project results – was also carried out.
Project Customer: Latvian Association for Environmental Management
2015 - 2016
The study identified the most important indicators affecting the socio-economic development of Baldone municipality and carried out an analysis of the socio-economic development of Baldone and similar municipalities. Socio-economic development was assessed through the analysis of the development factors, regression and real estate market situation. As a part of the project, a survey of county residents was carried out at the respondents' residences.
Project Customer: Ministry of Economics of the Republic of Latvia
Within the research a description of vocational education was prepared, the main trends of education development were summarized, 7 foreign practices regarding working environment-based training were studied, EU funds were assessed, the fiscal impact was evaluated, and a survey of small enterprises was carried out.
Project Customer: “Ernst & Young
Within the framework of the research forecasts
were developed by applying a scenario method and involving an expert
panel. Applying these methods, freight and passenger flow
modelling, modelling of traffic forecasts and evaluation of sectoral
development trends were carried out, the development trends in the transport
and logistics sectors were analysed.
Feasibility Study for the Construction of a New Educational Institution in Ādaži Municipality
Project Customer: Ādaži Municipality Council
Within the famework of the project, studying the characteristics of the existing situation and the demand for education services, as well as carrying out cost efficiency analysis, a plan for building a new education institution in Ādaži municipality and the renovation of the existing Ādaži Secondary School was developed.
Project Customer: Zemgale Planning Region
In developing the recommendations, an analysis of the existing situation in the craft sector in Latvia, as well as a research on the good practices of the foreign partners were carried out. Innovative design solutions and their implementation, prospects for craft education, marketing and export opportunities for craft products, and the link between crafts and creative industries were studied.
Development of Nīca Municipality Sustainable Development Strategy for 2014 - 2030 and Nīca Municipality Development Programme for 2014 - 2020, Development of Strategic Environmental Impact Assessment
Project Customer: Nīca Municipality Council
Project implemented: 2013 - 2014
Within the framework of the service AC Konsultācijas developed:
- Sustainable development strategy that includes long term development vision, strategic goals and economic specialization for the years 2014 - 2030;
- Medium-term development programme;
- Strategic environmental impact assessment.