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Fuel for Free? Waste Materials in Brick Making

by Kevin Mason Practical Action Publishing
Pub Date:
08/2007
ISBN:
9781853396250
Format:
Pbk 184 pages

This book will inform small-scale brick makers and development field workers of the potential of using wastes as fuels. It presents...

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Learning Endogenous Development: Culture and Worldviews in Practice

by COMPAS Practical Action Publishing
Pub Date:
07/2007
ISBN:
9781853396649
Format:
Pbk 264 pages

Endogenous development places the major importance in working with local communities on using people's own resources, strategies,...

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How Africa Works: Occupational Change, Identity and Morality

by Deborah Bryceson Practical Action Publishing
Pub Date:
08/2010
ISBN:
9781853396915
Format:
Pbk 310 pages

Occupational change is often assumed by Western donor agenciesto accompany ‘development’ and to lead to an improved materialstandard...

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Into the Unknown: Explorations in development practice

by Robert Chambers Practical Action Publishing
Pub Date:
04/2014
ISBN:
9781853398230
Format:
Pb+ 180 pages

Development is about change, and lives immersed in researching international development should be prepared for exploration, for...

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Politics of Evidence and Results in International Development: Playing the game to change the rules?

by Rosalind Eyben, Irene Guijt, Chris Roche and Cathy Shutt Practical Action Publishing
Pub Date:
08/2015
ISBN:
9781853398865
Format:
Pb+ 234 pages

Understanding and demonstrating the effectiveness of efforts to improve the lives of those living in poverty is an essential part...

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Just One Planet

by D Mark Smith Practical Action Publishing
Pub Date:
03/2007
ISBN:
9781853396434
Format:
Pbk 128 pages

The impacts of climate change are being felt all around the world and as they become more damaging and widespread, it is the 2.7...

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Microfinance Self-Help Groups in India: Living up to Their Promise

by Frances Sinha Practical Action Publishing
Pub Date:
02/2010
ISBN:
9781853396564
Format:
Pbk 190 pages

Self-Help Groups (SHGs), a means of reaching rural women with savings and credit services, have taken off dramatically in India,...

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Small Farmers, Big Change: Scaling up impact in smallholder agriculture

by David Wilson, Kirsty Wilson and Claire Harvey Practical Action Publishing
Pub Date:
06/2011
ISBN:
9781853397127
Format:
Pbk 144 pages

Support for smallholder agriculture is seen as increasingly important, both to boost the food security and incomes of the rural...

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Managing Humanitarian Innovation: The cutting edge of aid

by Eric James Practical Action Publishing
Pub Date:
04/2018
ISBN:
9781853399541
Format:
Pb+ 172 pages

The challenges facing humanitarian logistics are huge. Refugee camps present enormously challenging environments in which sudden...

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Gender and the Economic Crisis

by Ruth Pearson Practical Action Publishing
Pub Date:
01/2011
ISBN:
9781853397134
Format:
Pbk 228 pages

The current global economic crisis is expected to lead to millions more people being pushed into extreme poverty. The effects...

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Fuelling Economic Growth: The Role of Public-Private Sector Research in Development

by Michael Graham and Jean Woo Practical Action Publishing
Pub Date:
11/2008
ISBN:
9781853396755
Format:
Pbk 256 pages

The private sector is playing an increasingly important role infunding scientific research. As public sector research declines...

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Beyond Relief: Food Security in Protracted Crisis

by Luca Alinovi, Gunter Hemrich and Luca Russo Practical Action Publishing
Pub Date:
10/2008
ISBN:
9781853396601
Format:
Pbk 192 pages

In many countries, prolonged conflicts result in food emergenciesthat recur over years or even decades. Initial humanitarian...

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Hygiene Promotion: A Practical Manual for Relief and Development 2ed

by Suzanne Ferron, Joy Morgan and Marion O'Reilly Practical Action Publishing
Pub Date:
08/2007
ISBN:
9781853396410
Format:
Pbk 291 pages

Indispensable for fieldworkers on projects or programmes aiming to reduce the incidence of water-and sanitation-related diseases,...

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Provocations for Development

by Robert Chambers Practical Action Publishing
Pub Date:
04/2012
ISBN:
9781853397332
Format:
Pb+ 240 pages

Do we use obscure words to impress our colleagues – or fashionable ones to win research proposals? How do poor people define their...

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Understanding Organizational Sustainablility through African Proverbs: Insights for Leaders and Facilitators

by Chiku Malunga and Charles Banda Practical Action Publishing
Pub Date:
04/2013
ISBN:
9781853396526
Format:
Pbk 96 pages

African cultural heritage, passed on from generation to generation, has been a source of guidance for African communities in times...

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