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PLA Notes CD-ROM 1988-2001 3 Lessons from community empowerment programme formulation: mission-2 of UNDP, Bangladesh
Document begins: PLA Notes CD-ROM 19882001 3 Lessons from community empowerment programme formulation: mission-2 of UNDP, Bangladesh Neela Mukherjee Introduction The project concept papers related to inland fisherfolk communities and traders in the UNDP, Bangladesh is currently engaged in a informal sector. community empowerment programme (CEP) The CEP-2 Mission had two primary for poverty alleviation and sustainable human objectives: capacity building of the poorest development under the SAARC1 country co- operation framework. Both UNDP and the and facilitating developmental collaboration Government of Bangladesh (GOB) are in the between the communities and development process of fielding two sets of Community agencies. However, the Mission also had a Empowerment Programmes (CEP), which rigorous terms of reference, some of which were: extensive research in the identified involve direct participation of local sectors, consultation with poor communities, communities in decision-making and the with the GOB and other development implementation of projects concerning them. agencies, and preparation and submission of In mid-1997, the CEP-22 Formulation Mission of UNDP, Bangladesh was on a fast track to project documents within a stipulated period. prepare 6 project documents at the national Literature survey level in 2 months. The content of these documents is indicated below. A literature survey ...