chapter  8
Community Initiated and Driven Local Economic Development in a Small Town: The Case of Stutterheim, 1990-1996
WithEtienne Louis Nel
Pages 24

In this, the first LED case-study chapter, details of a defined, post-1990 LED initiative are outlined and assessed. In this chapter, and the two which follow, three community based LED initiatives are examined, namely Stutterheim, Seymour and Hertzog, before proceeding to a study of the three authority based examples of LED. In these chapters projects are described and the results of the assessment undertaken in each locality are detailed.