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Participatory approaches to development

experiences in the Philippines
  • 239 Pages
  • 3.30 MB
  • English

Research Center, De La Salle University , Manila, Philippines
Community development -- Philippines -- Case stu



Statementedited by Trinidad S. Osteria and Jonathan Y. Okamura.
ContributionsOsteria, Trinidad S., Okamura, Jonathan Y., De La Salle University. Research Center.
LC ClassificationsHN720.Z9 C6643 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 239 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2297688M
ISBN 109711180405
LC Control Number86169216

Participatory approaches are based on shared ownership of decision-making. This approach is a response to ‘top-down’ approaches to development, in which power and decision-making is largely in the hands of external development professionals.

The top-down approach used to be the conventional style of development.

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The participatory approach Development cooperation is done at its best when the partners have a common interest at stake. When they all are going to benefit from the development process they analyze the problems together, and decide together what. Participatory approaches to development: Experiences in the Philippines on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Participatory approaches to development: Experiences in the PhilippinesFormat: Paperback. traditional approach of community development, participatory approaches generally lead to development efforts that are sustainable over the long term.

The book includes 27 case studies and 7 teaching tools that describe the successful use of the approach in a variety of settings or teaching contexts.

It is intended for researchers working on rural development or renewable resources management, as well as students and teachers. development for marginal peoples (Cooke and Kothari ).

Another group of researchers have argued that it is possible for participatory approaches to develop the political capabilities of the poor if they undergo ‘a transformation’ (Hickey and Mohan ).They argue that this ‘transformation’ of participatory approaches will require.

Abstract This chapter aims to describe the diversity of participatory approaches in relation to social simulations, with a focus on the interactions between the tools and participants.

In its simplest terms, a participatory approach is one in which everyone who has a stake in the intervention has a voice, either in person or by representation. Participatory Learning and Action (PLA) is an approach for learning about and engaging with communities.

It combines an ever-growing toolkit of participatory and visual methods with natural interviewing techniques and is intended to facilitate a process of collective analysis and learning. Using participatory approaches in impact evaluation means involving stakeholders, particularly the participants in a programme or those affected by a given policy, in specific aspects of the evaluation.

For the recipients of participatory development this book provides critical insights into the history, institutions, and day-to-day activities through which participation is 'done to' them. It 5/5(2). Through various methods the nature and potential of participatory development approaches and interventions have been explored with the aim of identifying the factors that influenced people's participation, and suggesting ways to improve the practice of participatory development.

This book introduces the companion modelling approach by presenting the stance that underpins it, the methods and tools used with stakeholders and the specific role of models during the process.

Participatory approaches require the genuine will to understand others and to constructively engage in an enriching dialogue. These case studies describe the inclusive engagement with other sectors and all groups of society, finding in the communities themselves.

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Participatory Development. The main areas that have been taken into account in this research paper include, concept of rural development, approaches to rural development, problems experienced.

Participation has established itself as a significant approach to project implementation, policy-making and governance in developing and developed countries alike. Participatory Action Research (PAR) approaches and methods have seen an explosion of recent interest in the social and environmental sciences.

PAR involves collaborative research, education and action which is oriented towards social change, representing a major epistemological challenge to mainstream research traditions. The community participation policy has long been associated with rural development.

Rural development planners opine that for rural development projects to succeed the host community must take active part in the development and management of such projects. Approaches to Development Communication, Paris: UNESCO. By Way of Introduction studied journal articles, book chapters and books published in English between and the most frequently used theoretical framework is participatory development, an optimist postmodern orientation, which is almost the polar opposite of Lerner who.

The institutional perspective of participatory development, also known as the project-based perspective, follows from the “pecking order” inherent to the global development industry wherein development goals are determined by external actors and in which the success of the project is the main, focal point.

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Refer to participatory research techniques in Book of Hope et al. (), The human-scale development approach is holistic and comprehensive and is based on meeting as many fundamental.

This book offers a controversial reanalysis of the rise and dominance of managerialist approaches to development. Linking two British inner-city community development projects with projects in the developing world it shows how ‘managed development’ runs counter to participatory values and aspirations of communities receiving development aid.

The Development Books 44 Thereafter, case studies are provid ed on participatory approaches to attack-ing extreme poverty in both developing countries (Madagascar and Tanzania, as well as Bolivia, Guatemala and Peru) and developed countries (the United States and Belgium).

The book begins by contextualizing development within development theory and as a professional discipline. It travels the road from neo Marxist interpretations of merchant capitalism, colonialism, dependency theory to humanist and people centred approaches to contemporary development.

enhance one’s application of participatory development approaches in community development initiatives. The required knowledge covers areas of development such as people participation in community development particularly in group setups, and people empowerment towards self-esteem and self-reliance.

Participatory approaches are a product of long lasting interaction between researchers, development workers, government agents and local populations. The history of participatory methods in development co-operation began in the late s with the introduction of a new research approach called " Rapid Rural Appraisal (RRA) ", which immediately.

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Boal, A. Participatory approaches involving a variety of perspectives were used to gain insights into critical issues such as. Sustainable development, including how to involve stakeholders in deciding the future for the land where they live or work, is a crucial current issue.

However, the meanings given to both terms – development and sustainable – are so diverse and controversial that a clear methodology is required to establish participatory approaches for the.

A participatory approach is particularly appropriate for addressing: themes thatrequire ethical,social or cultural study and may call for a choice between fundamental values and principles policy issues thatcall for a combination of public awareness,learning,a search for solutions and emotional.

"This exciting book is a tour de force, spanning a broad range of approaches to development. It does not stop at critique, as so many previous books on these issues have done, but offers a unique perspective on future possibilities and the shape of things to come.

It should be essential reading on all development studies courses". - Andrea Cornwall, Institute of Development Studies.

approaches and methods for participatory appraisal Freire, to his book Pedagogy of the Oppressed and development anthropology, became more recog- nized as legitimate and useful activities.

In the United States, the Institute for Development Anthropology established a network and a .Participatory approaches to development have gained substantial support in the international community over the past quarter century, and have become increasingly important in the work of the World Bank and other donors.

Undertaking this literature review has been a particularly challenging exercise for two reasons.