Analysis on the reality of popular participation at the national level : the case of Cameroon
In Cameroon, official speeches extensively and frequently refer to the people's participation an development. For an example, I would like to quote from a speech made by the President of the Republic on 4 November 1981 ...
"One day in her life" a day in the life of an African women
Ah, is it really time for me to rise? i feel as if I've only just lay down my head. But I need to get up; I have so much to do before the sun rises. I hope that I have some water left over from last night so that I can ...
Participatory development as a dimension in Africa's development and transformation efforts
As prevalent paradigms of development fail to solve the increasingly desperate economic and social situation in Africa, policy-makers have begun to look for alternative workable models, and of late have been waxing lyrical ...
Women participation at the heart of Africa's recovery and development
The 1980s have pointed to the fact that in many parts of the world, life is not getting better? In fact, matters are getting worse. In Africa, matters got so bad that Africa has been declared a continent in crisis.
An Integrated urban development programme for needy women with twins or triplets
In Africa mothers and children nut only form the majority of the population but are also recognized as the most vulnerable. The Ethiopian Gemini Trust has identified an extremely high risk group of mothers and children. ...
Report on popular participation and access to resources and services : the case of Rwanda
The Rwandese integrated development promotion association (ARDi) was invited by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa to prepare a paper on popular participation and access to resources and services. This paper ...
National Level analysis of the degeree to which popular participation is a reality : a case of Nigeria
The paper focuses on the report of national level analysis of the degree to which popular participation is a reality a case of Nigeria.
Popular participation in Burkina Faso : contribution of the peasant society
This is being presented to the international Conference on Popular Participation in the recovery and Development Process in Africa, its- purpose is to analyze the experience acquired in Burkina Pa so the existing participation ...
Participatory development : some perspectives from grass-roots experiences
In recent years, especially since the early 1970s, there has been an increasing interest in participatory approaches to development. This interest is manifested both at the national and international levels and appears to ...