Gaining systemic insight to strengthen economic development initiatives  July 28, 2014

A Mesopartner Working Paper now provides a theoretical grounding for the work we have done and will continue to do. Marcus Jenal and Shawn ... more

Mesopartner Annual Reflection 2014  July 28, 2014

Complexity in Economic Development Mesopartner dedicates the Annual Reflection 2014 entirely to complexity thinking and its practical ... more

Mesopartner Anniversary Reflection 2003-2013 July 17, 2013

After a decade of operation as a multi-national micro-enterprise, Mesopartner is proud to announce the celebration of its 10th anniversary. ... more

Moderne Industriepolitik oder postmoderne Industriepolitiken? July 10, 2009

By:Dr. Jörg Meyer-Stamer

Paper in German Language on Modern Industrial Policy more

Category: Manuals

Genesis handbook April 26, 2009

Conceptual background and step-to-step instruction of the Genesis method

¿Qué es el desarrollo económico local? ¿Por qué es tan difícil? March 20, 2009

By:Jörg Meyer-Stamer

Documentos de trabajo de mesopartner no. 04 more

Genesis Brochure February 24, 2009

A brief overview of the Genesis method more

Category: Case Studies

Genesis: Case study on Amathole February 24, 2009

A report that summarises the experience with the application of Genesis for strategic LED in Amathole District Municipality, South Africa more

Category: PACA News

PACA News #16 February 24, 2009

PACA for strategic planning in Pelagonija, Macedonia more

Category: Working Papers

Addressing Red Tape at the Local Level: Options and Tools January 17, 2009

By:Doug Hindson, Jörg Meyer-Stamer, Christian Schoen, Mattia Wegmann

Addressing red tape is an important building block of a local economic development (LED) initiative. LED practitioners in many locations started to realise this some time ago, and, in a convergent process, practitioners in Business Enabling Environment (BEE) projects working at national level, have ... more

Category: Books

Value Chain Promotion December 20, 2008

By:Jörg Meyer-Stamer

Principles and Practice at National and Territorial Level. mesopartner monograph #3 more

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Category: Manuals

The Compass Manual November 20, 2008

The Compass of Local Competitiveness is a tool for monitoring, strategising and action planning in territorial development. This manual is work in progress. Please share your impressions and experiences with us!  more

Category: Manuals

PACA Book of Checklists October 01, 2008

The PACA Book of Checklists contains checklists and detailed step-by-step instructions that explain how to do run a successful PACA Exercise.  more

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