Enhancing ownership and sustainability: a resource book on participation

Publication year: 
2001

This is a resource book designed primarily for development workers working within the field of the rural poor. It describes a range of first-hand experiences with participatory approaches in the context of projects funded by The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) and governments in Asia and the Pacific. The book is divided into a number of sections. Part One examines poverty and participation and explains why the poor should be targeted and in what ways this is possible. Part Two describes in detail the actual participatory approaches. Part three concentrates on participation in the project planning and implementation stage. Part Four assesses the monitoring impact and Part Five examines issues in participation with regards to institutions, partnerships and governance.

Pages: 
335 p.
Publisher
IFAD; ANGOC; IIRR
Lilibeth Sulit, Bookstore-in-Charge, Publication and Communication Program, IIRR, Y.C. James Yen Center, Silang, Cavite, Philippines
Philippines
Publisher reference: 
IFAD; ANGOC; IIRR

How to find this resource

Shelfmark in IDS Resource Centre
A : Participatory Approaches : General 4166
Contact:
Lilibeth.Sulit@iirr.org