1. 01/01/2002 Armed conflict. Debt. Repressive regimes. What role should humanitarian and development workers play in influencing international policymaking? Authors with intimate knowledge and experience of the everyday dilemmas of development in struggling nations argue that silence is the least acceptable...
  2. Ressource principale 01/01/1999 How do Christian practitioners express authentically holistic transformational development? This is the challenge to World Vision development practitioners and to all non-government organizations concerned about community development that addresses the whole person and the entire community. This...
  3. 09/01/2004 This issue of Compas Magazine tries to find some answers to these questions, and present interesting cases, both from within and outside the network of Compas partner organisations. Some of the conclusions so far are that community diagnosis can be an empowering process for the community. It...
  4. 12/01/2001 This issue of the Compas Magazine deals with experiences of endogenous development. The cases presented are those gained by Compas partner organisations, but also other inspiring examples are included, such as engaged activism from Thailand and building on traditional veterinary knowledge of...
  5. 01/01/2005 Now the era of endogenous development is emerging, which should fly with two wings - (i) the sustainability, (ii) stability and walk with local values and resources and also judiciously blend with suitable modern values and knowledge systems and vise versa. It should work on sociologically...
  6. 01/01/2008 Endogenous development is mainly based on local strategies, values, institutions and resources. Therefore priorities, needs and criteria for development may differ in each community and may not always be the same as those of the development worker. Key concepts within endogenous developmentare:...
  7. 01/01/2007 This book is about learning in and about endogenous development. Endogenous means ‘growing from within’. Endogenous development is, therefore, development based on people’s own resources, strategies and initiatives. The available resources and solutions developed at the grassroots include...
  8. 01/01/1988 Le Catalogue de la Technologie du Village a été un outil important pour développement ouvriers et bricoleurs pour 25 années. En premier publié en 1963 sous le auspices de l'Agence Américaine pour Développement International, le Catalogue a traversé huit impressions majeures. Versions en français...
  9. 01/01/2006 Eco-Alfabetizazacion es un Metodo de Ensenanza que fomenta la compresion de los recursos naturales, la compresion de lectura y escritura basado en los sistemas de desarrollo sostenible y la experiencia directa. Se fundamenta en cinco componentes: a) comunicacion, b) comunidad, c) cultura, d)...
  10. 01/01/2022 An increasing number of people live in cities. In recent decades, this, combined with rural abandonment and landscape polarisation, has resulted in high land ownership concentrations and agricultural intensification. This, in turn, has resulted in a significant decrease in the resilience of...