Essays about: "ngos rural development"

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  1. 16. Next door to the Lion King : conflicts between wildlife conservation efforts and rural communities in northern Tanzania

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

    Author : David Fridolin; [2014]
    Keywords : Grumeti Game Reserve; Serengeti National Park; conservation; human-wildlife conflict; mode of production; lifeworld; collective action frames; ecotourism; neocolonialism;

    Abstract : Wildlife viewing safari ecotourism in African reserves and parks is a popular form of recreational travel among Europeans and Americans. This phenomenon means a welcome inflow of foreign currency for poor African states, and is supported by an abundance of Western conservation NGOs. READ MORE

  2. 17. Economic Analysis on Electrification of Rural Villages in Eastern Zambia

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Jesper Eriksson; Johan Tiselius; [2013-06-19]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : A large proportion of Zambia’s population lives in rural areas and only 3 percent of themhave access to electricity. This means that they have to cook over open fire that requiresfirewood, and with a growing population this usage will increase deforestation. READ MORE

  3. 18. Coordination of NGOs at District Level in Nampula Province, Northern Mozambique

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Armando Ali; [2013]
    Keywords : Civil Society; Donors; Mozambique; Nampula; NGOs; Sustainable;

    Abstract : The present study seeks to increase understanding about organizational, structural and contextual factors that affect and explain the coordination of NGOs in Nampula province. The focus of the analysis is the ongoing experience of coordination among NGOs at provincial level through the Provincial Civil Society Platform (PCSP) and the possibilities of improvement of this coordination at district level. READ MORE

  4. 19. Gendered spaces : a socio-spatial study in the informal settlement Dharavi in Mumbai

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för planering och mediedesign

    Author : Helena Ohlsson; [2013]
    Keywords : Slum; informal settlements; urban planning; use of space; gender; urban form; hierarchy of spaces; gender-sensitive urban design; India; Dharavi.;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the relation between built form and sociocultural relationships with Dharavi in Mumbai as a case. The study explores gender segregation and the relation between use of space and urban form and in what way the built structure and its functions influence the everyday life. READ MORE

  5. 20. Economic impacts of floods on small scale farmers of Pakistan : a case study from the district Nowshera, Khyber Pukhtunkhwa Province

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

    Author : Zulqarnain Zulqarnain; [2013]
    Keywords : Livelihood; Small scale farmers; Military;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to explore the economic impact of floods on small scale farmers in District Nowshers KP Province (Khyber Pukhtunkhwa) Pakistan. The study shows the devastating effects of flood in 2010 on livelihood of the people and making their life difficult. The research is based on telephonic interviews, literature reviews. READ MORE