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Rising From The Ashes

Development Strategies In Times Of Disaster, 1st Edition

By Mary Baughman Anderson, Peter J Woodrow


338 pages

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This book explores the significant role of grassroots organizations in complementing that of governments and intergovernmental organizations in situations of disaster relief and shows how creative local initiatives can result in the mutual reinforcement of emergency relief and development programs.

Table of Contents

Foreword -- Introduction -- Lessons Learned and Guidelines for Program Design -- Introduction to Part I -- A Framework for Analyzing Capacities and Vulnerabilities -- First Decisions in Programming -- The Context of Programming -- Dimensions of Programming -- People and Programming -- Approaches to Programming -- Cooperation and Accountability in Programming -- Conclusion -- IRDP Case Histories -- Introduction to Part II -- Wollo Rehabilitation and Disaster Prevention Projects Wollo, Ethiopia -- Ethiopia Emergency Program Yifat na Timuga, Ethiopia -- Proyecto Nueva Vida Armero Armero, Colombia -- Cereal Banks in Burkina Faso Food Security, Drought, and Development -- Kordofan Agroforestry Extension Project Northern Kordofan, Sudan -- Earthquake Housing Reconstruction and Rural Development Joyabaj, Quiché, Guatemala -- Local Resource Management Project Santo Domingo, Albay, Bicol Region, Philippines -- Qala En Nahal Refugee Settlement Project Eastern Sudan -- NOMAD PROGRAM Tin Aicha, Mali -- Promotion of Health Care Among Khmer Refugees in Greenhill Site B Surin, Thailand -- Northeast Thailand Project Surin, Thailand -- Annotated List of Additional IRDP Case Histories

About the Authors

Mary B. Anderson, Peter J. Woodrow

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General