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Capacity building in development projects
Año:2012
Áreas de investigación
  • Ingenierías,
  • Humanidades y ciencias sociales
Datos
Descripción
Development projects of different types mainly aim to alleviate poverty and ameliorate the livelihoods of local people. One of the strategies commonly used is to focus on organizations and build from their existing capacities in order to improve their living standards or try to build new organizations to work in a common project. Social and human capitals are two key components of these organizations and they might be crucial to the success of the actions that they accomplish. Both can be considered as part of the social capacity of the local organization. This capacity can be enforced with development projects through capacity building. This term means much more than training activities as it includes not only human resource development but also organizational and institutional development (UNESCO, 2010). Capacity and capacity building concepts, as well as capacity measurements in this context are explored to build a framework to evaluate the social capacity generated with the interventions and better plan the actions to be undertaken by the projects to succeed. The focus is set on rural development projects.
Internacional
Si
JCR del ISI
No
Título de la revista
Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences
ISSN
1877-0428
Factor de impacto JCR
0
Información de impacto
Volumen
DOI
Número de revista
46
Desde la página
960
Hasta la página
967
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Participantes
  • Autor: Susana Sastre Merino (UPM)
  • Autor: Ignacio de los Rios Carmenado (UPM)
Grupos de investigación, Departamentos, Centros e Institutos de I+D+i relacionados
  • Creador: Grupo de Investigación: Planificación y Gestión sostenible del desarrollo rural/local
  • Departamento: Proyectos y Planificación Rural
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