Essays about: "ngos rural development"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 44 essays containing the words ngos rural development.

  1. 21. LEARNING THROUGH OBJECTIVES - A minor field study on knowledge and understanding of objectives related to learning processes in the organizations SOIR and Mandeya 2 Development in the rural area of Manicaland, Zimbabwe

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Fakulteten för hälsa och samhälle (HS); Malmö högskola/Fakulteten för hälsa och samhälle (HS)

    Author : Cecilia Solis Lovekvist; Elin Topphem; [2013]
    Keywords : Coherence; Goals; Learning Organization; NGO; Objectives; Sustainable development;

    Abstract : ABSTRACTNGOs today meet several challenges due to growing competition and shrinking aid budgets. These demands are something all NGOs need to find strategies to meet. Learning thereby becomes essential for the organizations survival, success and for sustainable development. To meet these demands organizations need to be able to learn and develop. READ MORE

  2. 22. LFA and Participation in Development across Borders: A case study of LFA in the Swedish supported development program PDR in Arequipa, Peru.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Global Studies; Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Alexandra Thilén; [2012]
    Keywords : LFA; citizpen participation; public participation; development cooperation; NGO; aid organizations; aid agency; democracy; international development; Social Sciences; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The Logical Framework Approach is applied in development projects all over the world. The Swedish aid agency Sida also encourages all aid organizations who receives funds from them or their umbrella organization Forum Syd to use the LFA for the improvement of development programs. READ MORE

  3. 23. Do the voices of the local people really count when sustainable development is being built? : A study about the importance of the local people and the collaboration between the local organisations and WWF

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Sektionen för hälsa och samhälle (HOS)

    Author : Sofie Persson; [2012]
    Keywords : India; sustainable development; WWF; Nilgiris;

    Abstract : The ambition in this study is to acknowledge the importance of involving local people in sustainable development work. Also to emphasize the great value of collaboration between global organisations, grassroots organisations and local people in the progress of development work. READ MORE

  4. 24. Informal settlements : the world's invisible communities

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

    Author : Mina Karlsson; [2012]
    Keywords : formal city; informal settlements; landscape architecture; public-space; slum-upgrading; urbanization;

    Abstract : Since the beginning of the new millennium the world’s population has increased exponentially fast. The majority of this growth has been accommodated for by urbanization of the developing world. This in turn has lead to a wide spread of informal settlements. READ MORE

  5. 25. Effective use of open source GIS in rural planning in South Africa

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Lantmäteri (CI)

    Author : Patrik Andersson; Anders Jürisoo; [2011]
    Keywords : Web GIS; informal settlements; maps; open source. rural planning; informella bosättningar; kartor; öppen källkod; landsbygdsplanering; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Syftet med denna studie är att ta fram en arbetsmetod för att samla in, lagra och visualisera geografisk data på ett enkelt och billigt sätt, samt att man når en stor målgrupp med denna geografiska data. Studien riktar sig främst till arbete som pågår i utvecklingsländer och i miljöer där man jobbar med begränsade resurser. READ MORE