Regional and Rural Development Grant
|(Contributing division: Regional Policy)||Achieved|
Effectiveness: Improved stakeholder understanding of socio-economic change in regional Australia
Cost: $0.2 million
Location: Regional, rural and remote Australia
Regional research programmes funded seven projects in 2002-03, with a total value of approximately $137 000. One of these projects, to collect and analyse data on regional business activity, supporting the Regional Business Development Analysis, has led to a better understanding of the needs of regional business and the environment in which regional business operates.