Latvia’s policy-making process is inclusive, and cooperation is ongoing at many different levels. There was wide public involvement in the preparation of the NSDS in 2010 (and the NDP in 2012). Many regional forums were established as well as a national forum (1000 people, 6 discussions national and regional forums), where specific SD priorities were discussed. The consultations process led to an improvement of the final draft of the strategy. General information on the strategy are presented in an NSDS website. The NSDS was nominated among best twenty entries for the Reinhardt Mohn prize awarded for success in vitalizing enhanced democratic participation.
This Country Profile has been last updated on: Monday, 23 May 2016
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