Information for 6075IIED
RRA Notes 6: General Issue
Godfrey Cromwell, Jules Pretty, Dick Sandford, Michael Hubbard, Robert Leurs, Andrew Nickson, Ueli Scheuermeier, Andrea Cornwall, Abraham Mawere, Mathou Chakavanda, Simbisai Makumbirofa, Guilter Shumba
Journal, 37 pages
The first article in this edition reports from Zimbabwe on how RRA methods were adapted for the appraisal of artisanal activities of rural carpenters.
The second article looks at how a 19th century English journalist used methods very similar to RRA in his efforts to investigate and report on the state of the English countryside.
The third article reports on the use of aerial photographs for land use planning on a settlement site in Ethiopia.
Article four reports on the findings of a RRA training exercise for local government officials in Northern Nigeria.
The next article looks at how cartoons were used during a ranking exercise with poultry farmers in Chad.
The final article reports on a community woodland resource management project run by ENDA (Environment and Development Activities) in Zimbabwe.