Information for G01710
PLA Notes CD-ROM 1988-2001 17 Video and PRA in Eastern Burkina Faso
Document begins: PLA Notes CD-ROM 19882001 17 Video and PRA in Eastern Burkina Faso Eleanor Smithies Introduction or who are experiencing problems managing their own mills; · L'Association d'Appui et de Promotion Rurale farmers in Piela, Gnagna Province, show du Gulmu (APRG) is a national NGO which other farmers how to build rock bunds to has been working since 1988 with 70 farmer encourage soil and water conservation and groups and associations across 3 eastern increase crop yields; and, provinces of Burkina Faso. It has been · participants from four villages involved in promoting self-help development, through APRG's Gender Project, take part in activities determined and managed by village Forum Theatre activities. This enabled groups. APRG employs field staff to work other villagers, who were unable to with these groups to identify needs, facilitate participate in the event, to view the videos training and initiate projects in the areas of at a later stage. rural credit, soil and water conservation, literacy and small businesses. Producing videos locally, in local languages and with rural partners encourages viewers in I started working with APRG in 1993, initially neighbouring villages and across the to support and advise their Animation and provinces. The videos ...