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The Role of the Community Based Organizations (CBOs) in Promoting Peoples’ Participation in Development Activities in White Nile State

The Role of the Community Based Organizations (CBOs) in Promoting Peoples’ Participation in Development Activities in White Nile State

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dc.contributor.advisor Abdelraouf Suleiman Bello en_US
dc.contributor.author Ali, Hawida Hassan Elawad
dc.date.accessioned 2015-05-14T06:41:00Z
dc.date.available 2015-05-14T06:41:00Z
dc.date.issued 2015-05-14
dc.date.submitted 2015-05-14
dc.identifier.uri http://khartoumspace.uofk.edu/handle/123456789/10756
dc.description December - 2004 en_US
dc.description 87 Pages
dc.description.abstract For some time community – based organizations have been identified and applied by development project as effective means in encouraging peoples’ participation to achieve sustainable development, in developing countries. This study was conducted to investigate the role of the community-based organizations (CBOs) in promoting peoples’ participation in the on-going development activities in Guli area, White Nile State. To achieve the objectives of this study the field survey schedule interview(questionnaire) , group discussion ,and observations were used to obtain the primary data.. The secondary data were collected from Plan–Sudan documents, books, theses and other relevant sources. Statistical Package for Social Science (SPSS) was used for data management and analysis. The results obtained from the study indicated that the study area is characterized by weak infrastructure, lack of basic social services, high illiteracy rate and poverty. The study also revealed that the CBOs have contributed in encouraging the targeted groups to participate effectively in development activities introduced in the study area. However, as for women participation in development activities the result showed that such participation determined by many socio – cultural aspects. The study also proposed some recommendations for CBOs and the concerned authorities including; more efforts should be directed to development and introduction of relevant income generating activities to improve the standard of living of the masses residing in the study area. More attention should be given to participation of education and training to raise and increase the awareness in the domains related to people development opportunities to maximize the benefits of development projects and activities provided by the government and the NGOs. To address the socio-cultural aspects which limit women participation in development activities to enable them to participate effectively in their community development. More considerations should be directed towards the strengthening of the capacity of the CBOs to enable them to take a better role in their community development. en_US
dc.publisher University of Khartoum en_US
dc.subject White Nile State; Education; government; Human Population; Social Service; Economic en_US
dc.title The Role of the Community Based Organizations (CBOs) in Promoting Peoples’ Participation in Development Activities in White Nile State en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US
dc.Degree M.Sc en_US
dc.Faculty Agriculture en_US
dc.contributor.faculty Agricultre extention and Rural Devolpment en_US

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