A Compendium of Regional Perspectives in Communication for Development



A Compendium of
Regional Perspectives
in Communication for Development




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FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS
Rome, 2007



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Abstract

This Compendium presents the findings of a series of regional studies, consultations and workshops organized by FAO in preparation for the World Congress on Communication for Development (Rome, October 2007). The compendium serves as a reference document and compares present trends, experiences and challenges in Communication for Development across regions, and projects. It focuses on the applications of communication methods and media, particularly in the field of food security, natural resources management and rural development, with a view for offering new directions for mainstreaming Communication for Develpement in different regions and for fostering new partnerships.


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