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PLA Notes CD-ROM 1988-2001 14 Some insights into training for Rapid and Participatory Appraisal in a Northern setting
Document begins: PLA Notes CD-ROM 19882001 14 Some insights into training for Rapid and Participatory Appraisal in a Northern setting Uwe Kievelitz and Reiner Forster Introduction Contact with the families in the two communities was established via a former Training for PRA in a Northern setting is still GTZ-staff member. The openness, curiosity not a very widespread practice. At the German and support by the local population and Agency for Technic al Cooperation (GTZ), a authorities furthermore stemmed from the fact that two years before a short RRA training parastatal institution for development course was held in a neighbouring community cooperation with the South, we tried this and was still considered helpful by a number approach. The aim was to help our staff gain insights into the theory and practice of Rapid of people. The experience of the local people and Participatory Rural Appraisal. With a in `handling' foreigners (mostly tourists) group of 16 men and women currently certainly contributed to the hospitality we working on bilateral development projects or enjoyed. at GTZ headquarters we went into an Austrian The six-day's training was not meant to Alpine valley called the Grosses Walsertal. qualify participants to facilitate RRAs and The trainers ...