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PLA Notes CD-ROM 1988-2001 Editorial
Document begins: PLA Notes CD-ROM 19882001 Editorial This special edition of RRA Notes comprises · great care is required in training - good the proceedings of a recent two day RRA RRA is not easy, and requires close review Workshop, jointly organised by the quality control and long follow-up; Institute for Development Studies, Sussex, England and IIED, and held at IDS in June · RRA may be quick, but the development 1989. This was the second in a series, the first process is still long; having been reported in RRA Notes 1. It was attended by some 35 participants from NGOs, · self-criticism of methodologies used universities and development assistance should be rewarded - it adds greatly to the agencies. credibility of the work; and, The workshop was organised into two distinct · focus on principles, not labels. The very sections. In the first a number of presentations diversity of RRA is its strength, it should were made of recent findings and new not be pinned down, but be developed developments, covering the topics of separately and according to individual Diagrams, Aerial Photographs, Interviewing institutional and locational needs and and Groups, Ranking, Health, Participation as conditions. The principles and rationale ...