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Inter-American Foundation case studies in grassroots development

Inter-American Foundation case studies in grassroots development

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Published by Inter-American Foundation in Arlington, Va. (901 N. Stuart St., 10th floor, Arlington 22203) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Non-governmental organizations -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Latin America -- Case studies,
  • Economic assistance, American -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Latin America -- Case studies,
  • Latin America -- Social conditions -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Case studies

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCase studies in grassroots development :
    GenreCase studies.
    ContributionsInter-American Foundation.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination53 p. :
    Number of Pages53
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17446084M
    OCLC/WorldCa37236988

    X. Mike Stocz is a PhD student in the Sports Administration program at received his M.S. and B.S. in Sports Management from Ithaca College and Winthrop University, respectively. Mike's work was recently published in 4 national journals and 1 local journal, in the areas of social media, risk management, and teaching assistants. Grassroots Development. Journal of the Inter-American Foundation 27 (1): Bada, Xóchitl. “Breve reseña del surgimiento de los clubes de oriundos.” Revista MX Sin Fronteras. October, pp. Bada, Xóchitl. “Market Membership without Absentee Suffrage: Transnational Civic Participation of. Qualitative and quantitative techniques were utilized in the data analysis. The research used the development evaluation framework for impact assessment of projects pioneered by the Inter- American Foundation. It was evidenced that microfinance as a development intervention has some level of impact on grassroots development. Important general book on grassroots organizations, containing definitions, discussion of political scaling up, and a coherent vision of future developments. LACHENMANN, G. Civil Society and Social Movements in Africa: The Case of the Peasant Movement in Senegal.


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Inter-American Foundation case studies in grassroots development. Arlington, Va. ( N. Stuart St., 10th floor, Arlington ): The Foundation, [?] (OCoLC) Inter-American Foundation Inter-American Foundation case studies in grassroots development book Grassroots Development Fellowship Program Please note that there will not be a Fellowship competition for the cohort.

Please check back in late summer for more information regarding the next competition. The Inter-American Foundation, or IAF, is an independent agency of the United States government Inter-American Foundation case studies in grassroots development book funds development projects undertaken by grassroots groups and nongovernmental organizations in Latin America and the was created through the Foreign Assistance Act of as an experimental alternative to traditional foreign assistance that operates government-to-government on a Headquarters: Washington, DC, United States.

“Bottom-Up Development in the Classroom” Here a professor of international development studies makes the case for a grassroots approach to development in higher education, a concept that remains an underdeveloped element in international affairs or economics graduate programs.

Poem: “The Development Set” “Putting Poverty in a Museum”. To provide that the Executive Director of the Inter-American Development Bank or the Alternate Executive Director of the Inter-American Inquiry at the grassroots: an Inter-American Foundation fellowship IAF and other case studies in financial innovations and international.

To receive the journal, e-mail [email protected] or write to the following address: Grassroots Development, Inter-American Foundation, Pennsylvania Ave. Suite North, Washington. The Inter-American Foundation (IAF), an independent U.S.

foreign assistance agency of the United States government, invests in citizen-led grassroots development initiatives throughout Latin Founded: The Inter-American Foundation (IAF), an independent foreign assistance agency of the United States government, was created in to promote self-help development by awarding grants directly to.

The Inter-American Foundation (IAF) distributes its funding across a wide spectrum of economic and social development projects and organizations in Latin America. The three areas that receive the most IAF funding are food production/agriculture, education/training, and enterprise development, according to a FY and audit by the USAID.

Junior Professor Development Award, University of Oregon. Sony Scholars Award, Sony Corporation. Shirley H. and Robert L. Richards Endowment Fellowship in Political Science, The George Washington University. Inter-American Foundation Grassroots Development Fellowship.

The Inter-American Foundation (IAF) was created in by the United States Congress to fund the self-help initiatives of the organized poor in Latin America and the Caribbean and the groups that directly support them. IAF's Fellowships are intended to increase awareness of grassroots development efforts while building a community of.

Inter-American Foundation case studies in grassroots development: teacher's notes. (Arlington, Va. ( N. Stuart St., 10th floor, Arlington ): Inter-American Foundation, [?]), by Inter-American Foundation (page images at HathiTrust). Each year, the Inter-American Foundation (IAF) offers the Grassroots Development Fellowship to PhD students conducting field research in independent countries in Latin America or the Caribbean on topics related to grassroots development.

IAF was created in by the United States Congress to fund the self-help initiatives of the organized poor in Latin America and the Caribbean and the.

Development with IdentityA REVIEW BY RAYMOND TRIPP, JR. Llamas, Weavings, and Organic Chocolate: Multicultural Grassroots Development in the Andes and Amazon of BoliviaBy Kevin HealyUniversity of Notre Dame Press, Notre Dame, Indiana,pages.

Inter-American Foundation Power point presentation/ class discussion on the Grassroots Development Project Selection and Grant-making Cycle Week 2- Community-based Tourism Acclaimed as the original model for turismo comunitario in Peru, Taquile Island is a good starting point for our case studies in.

He opened my eyes to Latin America and the importance of the social sciences for combatting poverty and inequality. Years later he extended a helping hand at Kellogg enabling me to write-up a collection of case studies of exciting grassroots development experiences in Bolivia which I had supported at the Inter-American Foundation.

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Sarah Hines is an assistant professor of history at the University of Oklahoma where her research and teaching focus on Latin America and the Caribbean with an emphasis on histories of the environment, infrastructure, race and ethnicity, and social movements.

from agrarian reform case records to engineering studies to oral history. Grassroots Development Ph.D. Fellowship, Inter-American Foundation () Kenneth W. Payne Paper Prize, Association for Queer Anthropology () Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship, Social Science Research Council () Graduate Research Fellowship Program Fellow, National Science Foundation ().

Representative Publications. Tarlau, R. Occupying Schools, Occupying Land: How the Landless Workers Movement Transformed Brazilian Education.

Global and Comparative Ethnography series. Oxford University Press. Tarlau, R. State Theory, Grassroots Agency, and Global Policy Transfer: The Life and Death of Colombia’s Escuela Nueva in Brazil.

This is a valuable set of case studies on development projects that actually benefit the grassroots. Although set in Bolivia, many of the lessons apply to other parts of the developing world. The book is well written and would be a great text for a course in development by: Inter-American Foundation.

The Inter-American Foundation provides grant support to Latin American and Caribbean grass-roots groups and non-governmental organizations with creative self-help ideas. Agency Details Website: Inter-American Foundation. Contact: Contact the Inter-American Foundation.

Main Address: Pennsylvania Ave., NW. For her research, she carried out 18 months of fieldwork based in the northeast Peruvian Amazon (in and ), supported by the Inter-American Foundation Grassroots Development Fellowship. fully or partly sponsored by the Inter-American Foundation, an autonomous development agency funded by the U.S.

Congress. The purpose of this book is to offer cultural development as a grass-roots alternative to the mistakes of previous development schemes that were often "top-down" and intensive in outside advice and involvement.

Title: Grassroots development: journal of the inter-american foundation: Publication Type: Journal: Authors: Inter-American Foundation -Rosslyn, US: Date Published. The Garland Science website is no longer available to access and you have been automatically redirected to INSTRUCTORS. All instructor resources (*see Exceptions) are now available on our Instructor instructor credentials will not grant access to the Hub, but existing and new users may request access student resources previously.

This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Carroll, Thomas F. Intermediary NGOs: The supporting link in grassroots development. West Hartford, CT: Kumarian Press. Inter-American Foundation (IAF) sponsored study of 30 Latin American NGOs (recipients of IAF funding) that link local beneficiaries and.

During her studies and before pursuing her Ph.D., she worked as a researcher and consultant at various international organizations, think tanks, and universities, including the Inter-American Development Bank, Human Rights Watch, CSIS, and the Institute of European Studies of the University CEU San Pablo.

Part II: Defining Social Capital at the Inter-American Foundation The definition of social capital that most closely aligns with and supports the philosophy underlying the grassroots development approach taken by the Inter-American Foundation (IAF) is the synergy view. The IAF views sources of growth and development as multidimensional in nature.

The first book about tourism in South America that centers on traditional arts as well as community control, Weaving a Future will be of great interest to anthropologists and scholars and practitioners of tourism, grassroots development, and the fiber arts.

The UNM Office of Graduate Studies recently featured LAII PhD Fellow Fiorella Vera-Adrianzén. Below is their full spotlight about Fiorella and her time as an Inter-American Foundation Grassroots Development Fellow. UNM Doctoral Candidate Conducted Fieldwork in Peru through IAF.

Fall is just breaking with crisp mornings and unpredictable skies. Inter-American Foundation, Grassroots Development Fellowship $25, Hoey, L. Principle Investigator Four Field Research Grants Cornell Latin Am.

Studies Tinker Program, Int’l Studies in Planning $5, – National Science Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement grant, “Corporate social responsibility and rural development in Ecuador’s northern Amazon region,” $12, Inter-American Foundation Grassroots Development PhD Fellowship, “Corporate social responsibility and rural development in Ecuador’s northern.

America has become a foundation of rural grassroots programs. Geographer Robert Maguire's (, ) research and work for the Inter-American Foundation in Haiti exemplifies the turn towards considering peasant organizations as key forces in regional development.

Maguire emphasizes the importance of participatory. Nielson, Daniel L Tierney, Michael J and Weaver, Catherine E Bridging the rationalist–constructivist divide: re-engineering the culture of the World Bank.

Journal of International Relations and Development, Vol. 9, Issue. 2, p. Lake, David A. Delegating divisible sovereignty. Inter-American Foundation, Grassroots Development Fellowship $25, Hoey, L. Principle Investigator Four Field Research Grants Cornell Latin Am. Studies Tinker Program, Int’l Studies in Planning $5, – Other funding Pimentel-Walker, A., Hoey, L., and S.

Campbell Participant in writing events Faculty Summer Writing grant. Chinampa (Nahuatl languages: chināmitl [tʃiˈnaːmitɬ]) is a type of Mesoamerican agriculture which used small, rectangular areas of fertile arable land to grow crops on the shallow lake beds in the Valley of Mexico.

Although different technology existed during the Post-classic and Colonial periods in the basin, chinampas have raised many questions on agricultural production and political.

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Inter-American Development Bank. “Fiscal Decision Making in Decentralized Democracies,” In Latin America after a Decade of Reforms: Economic and Social Progress in Latin America Report.

Washington, DC: Johns Hopkins University Press, pp. –Cited by:. Studies on Participatory Instruments, co-authored with Teresa Aparicio, World Bank, Fallpp "Harvesting the Bounty of Citizenship: The Fight Against Hunger and Poverty in Brazil" Grassroots Development Journal, Inter-American Foundation, Vol/2,pp.

Predoctoral Fellowship, Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies, UC San Diego, Best Paper Award, Latin American Political Institutions Section, LASA, Grassroots Development Dissertation Fellowship, Inter-American Foundation, International Dissertation Research Fellowship, Social Science Research Council, Inter-American Foundation (IAF) Grassroots Development Fellowship Program National Science Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Awards National Security Education Program David L.

Boren Graduate Fellowships.