Rural Development Planning in Africa

Editors: Khayesi, Meleckidzedeck (Ed.)

  • Provides a synthesis of African rural development knowledge that that acts as a comprehensive reference and fills a gap in the available literature 
  • Conducts a rigorous assessment that emphasizes success stories, opportunities, and people's initiatives rather than just environmental and development crises
  • Covers the whole  African continent and not just Sub-Saharan Africa as is the case in some publications
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About this book

This book applies a range of theories that focus on current concerns in rural Africa. The contributors lay out the conceptualization, analysis, methods, assumptions, perceptions, and ideas considered in each individual case. Specifically, this project inspires research in the field of rural development in Africa through multi-faceted endeavors that promote the ability of planning to uplift people’s well-being and quality of life.

About the authors

Meleckidzedeck Khayesi is Technical Officer at the World Health Organization in Geneva, Switzerland. 

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • Encountering African Rural Development Planning

    Khayesi, Meleckidzedeck (et al.)

    Pages 1-16

  • Natural Resource Management

    Shisanya, Chris Allan

    Pages 17-51

  • Local Governance

    Aregay, Wossenyeleh

    Pages 53-68

  • Agriculture

    Fairhurst, Joan

    Pages 69-91

  • Financing Rural Development Programmes

    Asilla, Rodney (et al.)

    Pages 93-106

Buy this book

eBook £70.00
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-349-95297-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover £88.00
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-349-95296-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Rural Development Planning in Africa
Editors
  • Meleckidzedeck Khayesi
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-349-95297-7
DOI
10.1057/978-1-349-95297-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-349-95296-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 253
Number of Illustrations and Tables
5 illustrations in colour
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