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PLA Notes CD-ROM 1988-2001 12 Methodological innovations in Burkina Faso with village network mapping
Document begins: PLA Notes CD-ROM 19882001 12 Methodological innovations in Burkina Faso with village network mapping Irene Guijt In October 1992 IIED conducted a PRA inter-village managment and exchange training1 for PATECORE and partners in required for the management of a closure area. Burkina Faso. PATECORE (Projet Although entirely located on Bayend Foulgo's d'Aménagement de Terroirs et Conservation lands, consultation and agreement was de Ressources/Land Management and apparently required with 11 other villages to Resource Conservation Project) has worked in ensure the closure would be respected. From Bam Province, Burkina Faso since 1988, this we developed a type of composite receiving funding from German Technical Venn/Inter-village diagram (see Figure 2). The Assistance. Their approach to land use participants of the training were interested to management is widely known for its see if there was any correlation between the innovation and success. During the final strength of marriage ties and degree of evaluation, they made it clear that PRA could collaboration with the management of the be very useful in many stages of the land use closure area. Marriage ties are commonly management activities. considered to be a good indicator of the quality of inter-village relationships. First the Two co-trainers were ...