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Grassroots participation in development

Grassroots participation in development

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Published by Drylands Programme, International Institute for Environment andDevelopment in [London?] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementCILSS Secretariat.
SeriesIssues paper / IIED -- no.7, Issues paper -- no.7.
ContributionsComité permanent inter-états de lutte contre la sécheresse dans la Sahel., Drylands Programme.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21847244M

Although community participation is one of the most popular themes in development studies today, many of the complex and controversial issues attending the concept have not been properly debated. A major concern is the role of the state in community participation. While some believe that the state should encourage and sponsor community participation, others reject Reviews: 1. The concept of grassroots participation in the development process has become a key concept. The first result of these changes in vision on day-to-day practice was the need to move from a relatively simple vision of a one-way transmission of technical information, to the promotion of bi- or multilateral systems based on grassroots participation.

This book presents the experiences of facilitators from a variety of settings. It combines their conceptual thinking with practical `how-to' hints for successful participatory projects. How can facilitators be used to enable people's participation in development processes and projects?/5(3).   A readable and important new book on the struggle for justice in South Africa's Oukasie township does not go far enough to question the feasibility of grassroots resistance.

The book presents the thesis that to change society we need to understand how society operates, to understand society fully we have to be actively involved in processes that change society. To this extent, development cannot therefore be studied in the abstract! This is an empirical study through participating, listening and learning from the grassroots in whose . the study was to evaluate the importance of community participation in development projects at local level and the study was guided by four specific objectives which were to examine the roles of local community participation in development projects at local level, to find out the level to which citizens are involved in decision making process.


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