Essays about: "community development"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1236 essays containing the words community development.

  1. 1. Local Ownership and Development Aid: The Case of Ethiopia’s Productive Safety Net Programme

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Elizabeth Gebresilassie; [2019-02-06]
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    Abstract : The concept of local ownership has increasingly become a leading principle of development cooperation. While it is generally accepted that more ownership means more sustainability, there is still much to be done in order to clearly define and measure the concept. This study attempts to provide a conceptual understanding of local ownership. READ MORE

  2. 2. Talking through the body. Creating of common world and changing the community through a theatrical performance, a case study.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Vanina Rossetti; [2019]
    Keywords : art; communication; community; disability; sexuality; theatre performance; ritual; liminality; embodied knowledge; dissensus; dialogical aesthetic; relational aesthetic; disability arts; disability aesthetic;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to present a practical example of how art can become an instrument capable of investigating, showing and facing a social problem. For doing so, art can overcome communication issues; secondly, it can create a “common world” of shared values that leads to changes in society. READ MORE

  3. 3. A hard nut to crack : a gender analysis of a community and a value chain in Indonesia

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Rebecka Wikström; [2019]
    Keywords : gender; value chain; feminist theory; empowerment; candlenut;

    Abstract : In this master’s thesis, I have investigated gender dynamics within a village called Batudulang on the Island of Sumbawa in Indonesia. It is qualitative research, based on observations, focus groups and semi-structured interviews. READ MORE

  4. 4. Foundation for Media Alternatives -A qualitative study of women empowerment through ICT -

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Author : Victoria Englund; [2019]
    Keywords : ICT; Development; Women Empowerment; Foundation for Media Alternatives; the Philippines; Minor Field Study;

    Abstract : In recent years ICT has gotten sustained interest in which it’s seen as a tool for development andsocial transformation. There have been a rise of ICT4D (ICT for development) initiatives in theinternational arena. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Road to Women’s Empowerment in a Man's Crop : A field study of Ugandan women's empowerment process in the coffee farming industry

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hale Özdemir; [2019]
    Keywords : Women; Empowerment; Uganda; IWCA; Coffee; Gender Equality; Women s Empowerment;

    Abstract : In recent years the concept of empowerment has flourished to a large extent, not least in development studies. Empowering marginalised communities, poor people and women has become a priority for development agencies and organisations. READ MORE