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|[Urban poor: The change of worldview and attitude towards self and society, the |
overview]. ... Housing and urban vulnerability in rapidly-developing cities. Journal
... Tackling urban vulnerability: An operational framework for aid organisations.
|This book is essential reading for undergraduate and postgraduate students of geography, urban studies and planning, architecture, environmental studies, international development, sociology and sustainability studies.|
|They outline a fascinating and provocative agenda for future policy-relevant research. This book will help redefine and revitalise the field of gender and development.|
|Summary: conceptual framework, measures and analysis of poverty Poverty, and |
particularly the efforts to conquer poverty, has ... To make poverty eradication a
concern and goal for all, there is need to have "a credible theoretical and
operational ... i.e. of the population) or decreased (improvement of the same
welfare)? ls poverty more severe in rural areas than in urban areas? ... What
measures to deliver in order to tackle poverty, vulnerability and exclusion in an
Peter Townsend, David Gordon - 2002 - Snippet view - More editions
|agricultural products to the most deprived provides food aid to around 8 million |
people in Europe every year. ... (especially the International Labour Organisation
) and with the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. ...
Reflecting the experience of tackling social exclusion within the member states,
these preparatory actions will aim to engage ... out within the framework of
various community actions, including those concerning vulnerable groups such
as refugees, ...
|It is a stark revelation of uncomfortable realities from which we often try to hide...Anyone working in an aid organization who is serious about achieving the MDGs has to read this book, and to act on its lessons.' Robert Chambers|
|Support for rural development in general has decreased and there has been a |
particularly marked decline in aid allocated to ... and often donor-driven
piecemeal approaches, and the greater visibility and political influence of urban
populations. ... It defines an operational strategy, integrating poverty reduction,
food security and environmental objectives within a ... The first European Forum
on Rural Development Cooperation, jointly organised by the Commission and
EU Member ...
|Tackling Health Inequities Through Public Practice raises questions and provides a starting point for health practitioners ready to reorient public health practice to address the fundamental causes of health inequities.|