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Institutions - Public institutions
Forum: Technical Consultation on Decentralization
The Technical Consultation on Decentralization, held in Rome from 16 to 18 December 1997, brought together policy-makers, practitioners and academics from the developed and developing world to review and discuss the contribution of decentralized and participatory strategies to rural development.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/ROdirect/ROfo0003.htm

Institutions - Social capital
Institutions and organising practices: Conceptual discussion
This document presents a discussion of the ways in which institutions are defined in different debates on development issues. It argues that the study of institutions should be combined with the study of organising practices based on recent anthropological insights.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/ROdirect/ROan0020.htm

Institutions - Social capital
Rural poverty: population dynamics, local institutions and access to resources
This discussion paper analyses two examples of changing institution-resource access relationships in Africa and Latin America. The Africa case highlights the resource endowments and problems associated with the participation of individuals in multiple institutions, whereas the Latin America case focuses on the changes in a sin... more
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/ROdirect/ROan0016.htm

Institutions - Public institutions
Interface local development-strategic centers: the role of the region
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/frdirect/ROan0007.htm

Institutions - Social capital
Toward a new cooperative system in Viet Nam
The development of a genuine co-operative network is a long-term process. It requires a continuous participatory dialogue within the co-operative and group movement and with external agencies, that may provide assistance supplementary to internally mobilised resources.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/rodirect/ROan0005.htm

   


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