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PLA Notes CD-ROM 1988-2001 Editorial
Document begins: PLA Notes CD-ROM 19882001 Editorial During 1990 and the early part of 1991, organisational culture of these institutions has Participatory Rural Appraisal (PRA) has been open and sharing, so fostering spread. spread at a remarkable pace through non- governmental and some government The objectives of the workshop were thus: organisations in India. The spread, though, has not been of a single approach or method. Once · to share experiences of training; exposed to the culture of learning from and with rural people, more and more · to share details of experiences of the organisations are trying out the methods, process of participatory planning, analysis, inventing their own additions and developing implementation and evaluation; their own variations. Already this has · to understand how innovations arise; produced a wealth of practical experience of how things work at field level. · to take stock of common constraints and problems, learning from each other where In February of 1991, MYRADA, an NGO some have been solved; and, based in Bangalore, convened a three-day · to produce an inventory of what has workshop to enable practitioners to come worked. together and share their experiences. The PRA Trainers Workshop was attended by 35 ...