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Daniel Balinski

Deputy Director for Development Strategy
Ministry of Investment and Economic Development, Poland


Public administration officer with a long-standing experience in programming and implementation of development policy, structural funds, and especially its territorial dimension in Poland. Since 2004, starting with employment at the Ministry of Economy and Labor he was involved in the elaboration of the National Development Plan 2007-2013, the National Cohesion Strategy 2007-2013 and later the National Strategy for Regional Development for 2010-2020 and 2030, the Partnership Agreements 2014-2020 and for 2021+. Within implementation functions he was involved in – among others – coordinating the preparation and implementation of Integrated Territorial Investments. Currently, as Deputy Director in the Department for Development Strategy he is responsible for national urban policy and strategic projects in this field. Moreover, he fulfills function of co-coordinator of Sustainable use of land Partnership under UA for the EU.