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Accession Number ADA576906
Title Ebeye 2023: Comprehensive Capacity Development Master Plan.
Publication Date Jul 2012
Media Count 72p
Personal Author K. McDonald K. Miller M. Jenkins R. Cleary W. Haga
Abstract The city of Ebeye, Republic of the Marshall Islands, is facing a number of challenges to include overpopulation, collapsing infrastructure, a weak school system as well as a very limited economy. With the reduced mission of US Army Kwajalein Atoll (USAKA), Ebeye is facing a new reality that will be much different in 2023 than it is today. The need for a comprehensive approach to tackle the challenges facing Ebeye cannot be understated. The master planning document points toward self-sufficiency for the island of Ebeye, Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) by 2023. The plan used the eight-step planning process as a guide as well as inculcating the Systems Decision Process. Goals related to government, social well-being, economy, education, and infrastructure. We then developed challenges and solutions for each of these five areas along with a phased implementation schedule. This first step identified potential gaps and solutions toward achieving self sufficiency. Ebeye 2023 is a first step in achieving self-sufficiency. As a master plan, no cost estimates or funding sources are developed or identified.
Keywords Capacity development
Economic development
Education
Infrastructure
Infrastructure prioritization
Kwajalein atoll
Local government
Marshall islands
Master planning
Planning
Resource analysis
Systems analysis
Systems decision process

 
Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 70B - Management Practice
48 - Natural Resources & Earth Sciences
91 - Urban & Regional Technology & Development
43 - Problem Solving Information for State & Local Governments
96G - Foreign Industry Economic Development
Corporate Author Military Academy, West Point, NY. Center for Nation Reconstruction and Capacity Development.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Technical rept. Aug 2011-Jul 2012.
NTIS Issue Number 1320
Contract Number N/A

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