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  • Gender and Inequalities

    Gender and Inequalities

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788530132

  • Gender and Inequalities

    Gender and Inequalities

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788530125

  • Delivering Energy for Development

    Delivering Energy for Development
    av Raffaella Bellanca

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853397622

    At the outset of 2012 - the United Nations' International Year of Sustainable Energy for All - access to modern energy services remains low or non-existent for approximately ** billion of the world's population. Energy practitioners worldwide are fa…

  • Delivering Energy for Development

    Delivering Energy for Development
    av Raffaella Bellanca

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853397615

    At the outset of 2012 - the United Nations' International Year of Sustainable Energy for All - access to modern energy services remains low or non-existent for approximately ** billion of the world's population. Energy practitioners worldwide are fa…

  • Sustainable Livelihoods and Rural Development

    Sustainable Livelihoods and Rural Development
    av Ian Scoones

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853398759

  • Sustainable Livelihoods and Rural Development

    Sustainable Livelihoods and Rural Development
    av Ian Scoones

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853398742

  • Living on Little

    Living on Little
    av Julie Zollmann

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788531177

  • The MSP Guide

    The MSP Guide
    av Herman Brouwer

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853399657

    In recent years, multi-stakeholder partnerships (MSPs) have become popular for tackling the complex challenges of sustainable development. This guide provides a practical framework for the design and facilitation of these collaborative processes tha…

  • Traditional Candlemaking

    Traditional Candlemaking
    av Deborah Millington

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853391248

    Describes different materials and techniques, showing methods suited to small-scale producers on a cottage industry level, or the individual at home. With help on techniques, terminology and equipment, and a troubleshooting chart.

  • Politics Rules

    Politics Rules
    av Adam Sneyd

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788530729

  • Cultural and Spiritual Values of Biodiversity

    Cultural and Spiritual Values of Biodiversity
    av Darrell Posey

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853393976

    Weaving together philosophical, historical, legal, scientific and personal viewpoints, this book gives a rich sample of the vast web which makes up our cultural, spiritual and social diversity. The volume highlights the central importance of cultura…

  • Small-scale Rural Biogas Programmes

    Small-scale Rural Biogas Programmes
    av David Fulford

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853398490

  • Small-scale Rural Biogas Programmes

    Small-scale Rural Biogas Programmes
    av David Fulford

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853398506

    Renewable energy is becoming crucially important as concern over burning fossil fuels is increasing and the price of oil continues to rise. Biogas technology has undergone great developments since the first designs in the 1970s. Large national proje…

  • Stepping Stones with Children

    Stepping Stones with Children
    av Gill Gordon

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853398940

  • Assessing the Gender Impact of Development Projects

    Assessing the Gender Impact of Development Projects
    av Vera Gianotten

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853392719

    Gender impact assessment is a way to estimate the expected impact of an intervention, such as a development project, on women, and to what extent the specific interests and needs of various categories of women will be affected. Such assessment provi…

  • Making Planning Work

    Making Planning Work
    av Cliff Hague

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853396489

    The scale, rate, and even the nature of urban development has changed dramatically in recent times. The manifestations - rapid urbanization and the urbanization of poverty, increased social diversity, industrial restructuring, more environmentally-f…

  • Communication for Development

    Communication for Development

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853399978

  • Communication for Development

    Communication for Development

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853399961

  • Hungry for Hope

    Hungry for Hope
    av Carmen Hess

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853394034

    This book deals with indigenous people and the problems that plague agricultural production in the high mountains of Ecuador. The author argues that when indigenous knowledge systems and participatory rural appraisal approaches are placed in the con…

  • Buried Pipelines for Surface Irrigation

    Buried Pipelines for Surface Irrigation
    av Robert van Bentum

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853391873

    This book is a comprehensive guide to the use of low-pressure pipelines instead of canal distribution systems for surface irrigation. Buried pipeline systems offer improvements over canals, without the sophistication and high cost of pressurized spr…

  • Improving Food Security

    Improving Food Security
    av Michael Hubbard

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853393112

    For policy makers and students as well as rural development managers and others with an interest in food security, this book discusses in a practical way the participative assessment of malnutrition and food security problems, how to improve nutriti…

  • Bridging the Finance Gap in Housing and Infrastructure

    Bridging the Finance Gap in Housing and Infrastructure
    av Ruth McLeod

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853396397

    Bridging the Finance Gap in Housing and Infrastructure concentrates on how groups of poor people - coalitions of the poor around the world have been able and been enabled to lead the process of transforming slums into vibrant and stable neighbourhoo…

  • Road Maintenance and Regravelling (ROMAR) Using Labour-Based Methods

    Road Maintenance and Regravelling (ROMAR) Using Labour-Based Methods
    av Claes-Axel Andersson

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853393488

    Written for the owners or managers of small construction businesses, the ROMAR books provide both the management and technical advice needed in order to make a success of routine maintenance and regravelling as a business activity. The handbook and…

  • Plant Fibre Processing

    Plant Fibre Processing
    av Cyril Jarman

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853393853

    This is the last of the Small-scale Textile series and covers the pre-spinning processes which make plant fibres suitable for textile manufacture. The book includes not only familiar plant fibres such as cotton, sisal and jute, but also less well kn…

  • Who Changes?

    Who Changes?

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853394201

    The recent trend of participatory approaches presents challenges to those working in the development sector. Who Changes? draws together, for the first time, lessons and experiences from key development agencies around the globe on the institutional…

  • Opening the Marketplace to Small Enterprise

    Opening the Marketplace to Small Enterprise
    av Ton de Wilde

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853390937

    Addressing three fundamental issues - how to find financial support, how to improve products, and how to access markets - this book describes proven innovative answers to the obstacles facing small enterprise, together with entrepreneurial case stud…

  • Negotiating the Seed Treaty

    Negotiating the Seed Treaty
    av Stuart Coupe

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853396281

    The International Seed Treaty came into force in 2004 was the culmination of over 20 years of negotiation. The need for a treaty arose out of a growing awareness that crucial plant genetic resources are being irretrievably lost. This book describes…

  • Power Guide

    Power Guide
    av Peter Fraenkel

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853391927

    The catalogue builds on both the earlier edition of The Power Guide and The Equipment Directory produced for training courses by the Technology and Development Group of the University of Twente in the Netherlands. The data has been comprehensively r…

  • Gender, Development and Care

    Gender, Development and Care

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788530088

  • Gender, Development and Care

    Gender, Development and Care

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788530095

  • Into the Unknown

    Into the Unknown
    av Professor Robert Chambers

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853398230

    Into the Unknown reflects on the journey of learning, and encourages readers to learn from observation, curiosity, critical feedback, play and fun. This book will be of interest to development professionals, including academics, students, NGO worker…

  • Flexible Specialization

    Flexible Specialization
    av Poul Ove Pedersen

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853392177

    Discusses how the concept of flexible specialization and innovation networks could facilitate the development of small and medium enterprises in developing countries. The book concludes that the potential for development through small and intermedia…

  • Developing Groundwater

    Developing Groundwater
    av Alan MacDonald

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853395963

    "In many rural areas, groundwater is the only feasible way of providing safe, reliable water supplies. However, developing groundwater is not always straightforward. To meet the targets set out in the Millennium Development Goals, more attention nee…

  • Challenging the Professions

    Challenging the Professions
    av Professor Robert Chambers

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853391941

    Questioning the dominant approaches taken by many professionals concerned with rural development the theme of this book is that 'we' - the professionals - are much of the problem. New frontiers could be opened by reversing many ideas and practices.

  • Rural Building Course Volumes 1-4

    Rural Building Course Volumes 1-4

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853395536

    Comprising Rural Building Course Volumes 1 to 4. Contains information on tools, maintenance of tools, rural building materials, rural building products, basic masonry techniques, basic carpentry techniques and preparation for on-the-job training. Fr…

  • Normas Minimas Para La Recuperacion Economica

    Normas Minimas Para La Recuperacion Economica

    Inbunden - 2013 - Spanska - ISBN: 9781853397981

    The origins of the Minimum Economic Recovery Standards are rooted in past crises, such as the Indian Ocean tsunami and the 2010 Haiti earthquake, and the increasing prevalence of prolonged complex emergencies, such as in Ethiopia and Afghanistan. Th…

  • Normas minimas para la recuperacion economica

    Normas minimas para la recuperacion economica

    Häftad - 2013 - Spanska - ISBN: 9781853397998

    The origins of the Minimum Economic Recovery Standards are rooted in past crises, such as the Indian Ocean tsunami and the 2010 Haiti earthquake, and the increasing prevalence of prolonged complex emergencies, such as in Ethiopia and Afghanistan. Th…

  • Using Technical Skills in Community Development

    Using Technical Skills in Community Development
    av Jonathan Dawson

    Häftad - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853390784

    Seven case studies describe the impact of technically skilled VSOs on the needs of groups and communities in developing countries, drawing particular attention to the wider issues which must be addressed if the development is to be sustained.

  • New Seed and Old Laws

    New Seed and Old Laws
    av Robert Tripp

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853394157

    This book argues that the development and diversification of national seed systems, which is currently taking place, requires a thorough re-examination of public regulatory responsibilities. Featuring case studies from a wide range of countries, it…

  • Springs of Participation

    Springs of Participation

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853396472

    Learning from others in the form of fusion and adaptation of existing tools and approaches is very much part of evolving new participatory methods, and is a key component of the process of creating fresh approaches to new challenges. Springs of Part…

  • Building Bridges with the Grassroots

    Building Bridges with the Grassroots

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853396168

    About one billion people now live in the slums of the towns and cities of the developing world. And their number is set to double by 2030, unless concerted efforts are made to the contrary. Slums provide an unhealthy and dangerous living environment…

  • Taking Shelter

    Taking Shelter

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788530347

  • Taking Shelter

    Taking Shelter

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788530330

  • Mini-cement

    Mini-cement
    av Sanjay Sinha

    Häftad - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853390036

    The book presents a study of the social and economic viability of mini-cement plants in the Indian economic context.

  • Modern Coconut Management

    Modern Coconut Management

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853394676

    Modern Coconut Management is aimed at guiding those who work with small-scale farmers and farmer groups through the complex area of coconut management. It will also be of value to the many processors and others whose livelihoods depend on coconuts.…

  • Normes minimales pour le relevement economique

    Normes minimales pour le relevement economique
    av The SEEP Network, The SEEP Network

    Häftad - 2013 - Franska - ISBN: 9781853397974

    Les origines des normes minimales pour la relance economique sont enracines dans les crises du passe, comme le tsunami de l'ocean Indien et le tremblement de terre de 2010 en Haiti, et la prevalence croissante des situations d'urgence complexes prol…

  • Urban Sanitation

    Urban Sanitation
    av Kevin Tayler

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853395581

    Urban Sanitation covers all stages of the planning process and shows how unified urban sanitation planning is a vital weapon in the war against disease. This book is for all decision makers and their advisers with a direct or indirect interest in ur…

  • Village Savings and Loan Associations

    Village Savings and Loan Associations
    av Hugh Allen

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853396656

    While many banks and microfinance institutions provide valuable services to the poor in the developing world, they are most successful in economically dynamic urban or peri-urban areas. 30 years since the start of the microfinance revolution, poor p…

  • Restocking Pastoralists

    Restocking Pastoralists
    av Claire Heffernan

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853395895

    Restocking can be an effective means of poverty alleviation, which enables poor households to be incorporated back into the social and economic fabric of pastoralism. Nevertheless, at present the sustainability of projects is low. This book responds…

  • The Technological Transformation of Rural India

    The Technological Transformation of Rural India
    av A. Reddy

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853391996

    Using case studies from India this book presents a conceptual model of commercialization of rural technologies in developing countries. It concludes that India has not placed enough emphasis on ensuring the efficiency of small-scale production units.

  • The Global Child Poverty Challenge

    The Global Child Poverty Challenge

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853399671

    Children are the most vulnerable people in the world - but rarely has the impact of poverty on children been addressed as an urgent issue in its own right. The harm that deprivation does to girls and boys as individuals, and the lasting cost of pove…

  • The Global Child Poverty Challenge

    The Global Child Poverty Challenge

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853399664

  • Barefoot Book

    Barefoot Book

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853390142

    Explores the potential of 'intermediate' services for the rural poor, using examples in the fields of health care, law, administration, economics, banking, management, craft, mechanics, building and geology.

  • Energy and Environment Technology Source Books

    Energy and Environment Technology Source Books

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853395864

    Comprising the series volumes 1 to 4

  • Rural Building Course Volume 3

    Rural Building Course Volume 3

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853393204

    From foundations, walls, doors and windows, to roofs, plaster and render, locks and painting.

  • Intercropping and the Scientific Basis of Traditional Agriculture

    Intercropping and the Scientific Basis of Traditional Agriculture
    av Donald Innis

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853393280

    This book is a pioneering, comparative study of the practice of intercropping (growing two or more crops at once in the same field). Innis's meticulous analysis of the scientific base of different traditional forms of agriculture in Jamaica, Nepal a…

  • How to Make and Use the Treadle Irrigation Pump

    How to Make and Use the Treadle Irrigation Pump
    av Carl Bielenberg

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853393129

    The treadle irrigation pump is able to lift up to seven thousand litres of water per hour using the power of the human body, and can be made locally at low cost in small-scale metalworking shops. Its acceptance in Bangladesh where it was first devel…

  • Rural Lighting

    Rural Lighting
    av Jean-Paul Louineau

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853392009

    Nearly one third of humanity still live in semi-darkness after sunset, no better off than in earlier centuries, mainly because they are beyond the reach of mains electricity. The traditional forms of lighting such as candles, oil lamps, kerosene pre…

  • Innovations for Urban Sanitation

    Innovations for Urban Sanitation
    av Jamie Myers

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788530163

  • Innovations for Urban Sanitation

    Innovations for Urban Sanitation
    av Jamie Myers

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788530170