Kryvyi Rih City Development Institution (CDI) is an analytical center providing organizational, resource and project support of sustainable local economic development in accordance with the newest tendencies and community’s needs. CDI was established by The Kryvyi Rih City Council on the 1st of August, 2012.

The organizational and legal form of CDI is a municipal unitary non-profit enterprise.

Goal of CDI’s activity - analysis, coordination, realization and implementation of social, cultural, educational and economic projects, urgent for the community as has been stated by many-sided research of Kryvyi Rih City residents’ needs.


City Development Institution creates favorable conditions to consolidate public initiatives, expertise and city demands working out the most effective strategies.

City Development Institution takes part in the development and implementation of Dnipropetrovsk Oblast Development Complex Strategy, Kryvyi Rih City Development Strategy; works out other branch strategies and is engaged in increasing the quality of planning and forecasting of the city development.     

City Development Institution establishes contacts and effectively cooperates with local public, All-Ukrainian and international organizations to solve the topic city problems, participates in All-national and international grant programs.

CDI conducts qualitative and quantitative sociological research on permanent basis to find out the real state of the city community’ problems in time as well as social-psychological and educational trainings.   

The team of CDI consists of highly-qualified specialists (experts in planning and conducting sociological and psychological research, project management, trainings, communication), joined together by a desire to promote the city development on benefit of the community. The staff of CDI constantly improves their professional qualification by means of participation in trainings, forums and conferences.