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  1. Glossary
    12 November 2015


    Definition – A scenario is a description of possible actions or events in the future, such as a possible future set of demographic and economic conditions. Relevance to SUMP – When developing a strategy,...

  2. Glossary
    12 November 2015


    Definition – This refers to the money, materials, staff and other assets that can be drawn on by a person or organisation to undertake a task. Relevance to SUMP – Public authorities should review the human...

  3. Glossary
    12 November 2015


    Definition – A referendum is a general vote by the citizens of a city, region or nation on a single political question which has been referred to them for direct decision. Relevance to SUMP – Public...

  4. Glossary
    12 November 2015


    Definition – A rationale comprises a set of reasons or a logical basis for a course of action, strategy or measure. Relevance to SUMP – An adopted SUMP should be based on a robust base of evidence and a...

  5. Glossary
    12 November 2015

    RASCI matrix

    Definition – The RASCI matrix is a project management tool which helps to clarify the roles and responsibilities of different organisations and people in complex structures. RASCI is an acronym derived from...

  6. Glossary
    12 November 2015

    Quality of life

    Definition – Quality of life refers to the general well-being of a person or society, based on a range of criteria such as health and happiness, rather than only wealth. For policy-makers and practitioners...

  7. Glossary
    12 November 2015

    Quality management

    Definition – the activity of managing an organisation’s systems and processes to make sure that every part of the company works to a high standard. It is standard practice for an organisation’s quality...

  8. Glossary
    12 November 2015


    Definition – An institution is an organisation founded for a religious, educational, professional or social purpose and is typically a formal legal entity. In the context of SUMP, public authorities are the...

  9. Glossary
    12 November 2015

    Public-private partnership

    Definition – A public-private partnership is a service or venture which is funded and operated through a partnership of government and one or more private sector companies. These schemes are sometimes...

  10. Glossary
    12 November 2015

    Instrument (policy instrument)

    Please see measure. Go to the SUMP- Glossary  9428 reads ...