This paper reports on the experiences gained through the application of wealth ranking techniques in Zimbabwe. It is a study of household economics and livestock production. It considers the tools used; the results, historical, ecological and gender contrasts; the process of wealth ranking; and its usefulness as a RRA tool.
Community and project level fieldworkers, trainers and researchers, as well as agriculturalist and economists, and those working within NGOs.
Conference address: The Agricultural Education and Training Unit Wolverhampton Polytechnic, Wolverhampton, UK
Participatory Rapid Rural Appraisal Introductory Course.
IIED and the Agricultural Education and Training Unit, Wolverhampton Polytechnic, UK