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Non-governmental organisations in Africa & rural development

Ph Langley

Non-governmental organisations in Africa & rural development

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Published by Directorate of Programmes, Publications, & Marketing, PAID-GS in Douala, Cameroon .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan.
    • Subjects:
    • Rural development -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.,
    • Non-governmental organizations -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 68-78).

      Other titlesNGO"s in Africa & rural development, NGO"s in Africa and rural development
      StatementPhilip Langley.
      SeriesPAID report ;, no. 15E., Regional development, planning and management ;, no. 15, Cahiers de l"IPD ;, no. 15E., Cahiers de l"IPD., no. 15.
      ContributionsPan African Institute for Development.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN780.Z9 C64 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination78 p. ;
      Number of Pages78
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL917102M
      ISBN 102908464020
      LC Control Number95213895
      OCLC/WorldCa34009014

        Through the rural dwellers non-governmental organizations have continued to play a significant role in rural development by producing food and agricultural raw materials for export and local consumptions but yet so many rural areas still lack the basic amenities of life such as good roads, postal services and communication e.g. MTN Network /5(10). At present, South Africa (SA) has an extensive and lively non-governmental sector which boasts roughly registered nonprofit organisations (NPOs) and an estimated 50 unregistered ones.(2) SA’s large nonprofit sector is the product of a diverse society including a variety of ethnic groups and a history that has informed the way in which South African society operates as a . This study examines the relations between Southern and Northern Non-Governmental Organizations based on patterns that the author observed in Ethiopia. The study demonstrates that these relationships range from very poor to that of fairly satisfactory along a continuum, and will be of interest to those working in the field of international.


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Non-governmental organisations in Africa & rural development. Douala, Cameroon: Directorate of Programmes, Publications, & Marketing, PAID-GS, © (OCoLC) Land, Water, Unemployment, HIV South African NGOs working in the rural development field, work on a wide range of issues as the entire spectrum of socio-political and socio-economic challenges present themselves in rural South Africa.

Poverty is a chronic problem for the majority of rural South Africans who can be described as living in the former homeland areas and. Non-Governmental Organizations and Development. Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) are high-profile actors in the field of international development, both as providers of services to vulnerable individuals.

and communities and as campaigning policy advocates. This book provides a criticalFile Size: 2MB. Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) are regarded by many as vital role-players in improving the lives of the poor and bringing about social : Sally Matthews.

The main purpose of this study was to investigate the roles of non-governmental organizations in rural transformation in Odukpani Local Government Area of Cross River State, Nigeria. The activities they have engaged in and what result they achieved and how this impacted on rural livelihoods and development.

A sample of two hundred () respondents were randomly Author: JE Bassey, RE Obim, BD Otu, JS Petters, Cvo Eneji.

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The following is a comprehensive list of NGOs in Zimbabwe – Non-Governmental Organizations in Zimbabwe. The top well-known NGO in Zimbabwe is World Vision International. A non-governmental organization (NGO) is a not-for-profit organization that is independent of states and international governmental organizations.

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The authors are grateful to UNRISD, Africa Community-Based Development Initiatives (ACDI), and the Organisation of Rural Associations for Progress (ORAP) for support given over the course of the study, as well as to the National Association of Non-Governmental Organisations (NANGO) and the United Nations Development ProgrammeFile Size: KB.

The rapid development of the non-governmental sector occurred in Western countries as a result of the restructuring of the welfare state. Globalization of that process occurred after the fall of the communist system, and was an important part of the Washington Consensus.

Twentieth-century globalization increased the importance of NGOs. The second examines the background history of Non-Governmental Organisations and the emergence of Non-Governmental Organization in the development process.

The third section examines the meaning of participatory rural development and the steps in project development by a Non-Governmental Organization, while the fourth section concludes with the.

However, the purpose of this study is to examine the process of rural development in Nigeria with special attention to the role played and challenges encountered by non-governmental organizations in the process of rural development.

Role of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in rural development was analyzed through a study conducted on six NGOs in Rivers State. Major rural development programmes of the NGOs are agricultural programmes, health programmes, human resource development programmes, community development and industrial and trade by: 1.

The third edition of Non-Governmental Organizations, Management and Development is fully updated and thoroughly reorganized, covering key issues including, but not limited to, debates on the changing global context of international development and the changing concepts and practices used by NGOs.

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The book will also be of much interest to governmental and non-governmental organisations including donors and other funding agencies engaged in rural development. tweet Handbook Of Rural Development. Non-governmental organisations have since the colonial period played a major role in socio-economic development in Africa.

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The importance, how to, effect causes relationship, comparison, history, role, solutions are discussed. Part of a series which comprises one overview volume and three country volumes. Published at a time of massively increased funding for NGOs, increasing fiscal stringency in the public sector, and growing pressures on NGOs from governments and donors, each volume presents detailed empirical insight into the work of NGOs in agriculture.

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Agencies of numerous development cooperation partners from emerging countries such as India, Middle Eastern countries, Mexico, South Africa, Thailand, Singapore, and so. Non-governmental organisations have become key actors in responding to poverty and related suffering.

In Africa, NGOs play a leading role in providing health care and : Sally Matthews. The National Association of Non-Governmental Organisations (Nango) has expressed concern over the closure of banks as part of the day lockdown to.

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The purpose of this paper is to evaluate the effectiveness of strategies implemented by Non-governmental organisation (NGOs) for poverty alleviation in Zimbabwe with specific reference to Zimbabwe’s Binga Rural District.

The qulitative research methodology was employed in the article. Data were collected using questionnaires and : Stephen Mago, Daina Nyathi, Costa Hofisi. Author: Roger Riddell,Mark Robinson; Publisher: Oxford University Press ISBN: Category: Language Arts & Disciplines Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» There has been considerable interest in recent years in the ability of non-governmental organisations to work with the rural poor in developing countries in order to improve their quality of life and economic.

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What Do Non-Governmental Organizations Do. Eric Werker and Faisal Z. Ahmed May Forthcoming: Journal of Economic Perspectives Eric Werker is an Assistant Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School, Boston, Massachusetts.

Faisal Z. Ahmed is a doctoral student at the University of Chicago. The Role of Non-Governmental Organisations in International Development There is a very wide range of non-governmental organisations (NGOs).

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Introduction to development studies. (2 nd Ed). Cape Town: Oxford University Press. Lipsky, M. and Smith, S.R. Non – Profit Organizations, Government and the Welfare State, Political Science Quarterly, (4). The Role of Non-Governmental Organizations in Promoting Lifelong Learning in Botswana: /ch This chapter discusses the role non-governmental organizations (NGOs) play within Botswana.

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