1 edition of Government and community development in Nigeria found in the catalog.
Government and community development in Nigeria
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Other titles||Government & community development in Nigeria|
|Statement||edited by Ben Nwankwo.|
|LC Classifications||HN831.Z9 C637 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 203 p. :|
|Number of Pages||203|
|LC Control Number||2002403668|
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This book is designed to provide an overview of the theory and Government and community development in Nigeria book of community development, including an historical review, an examination of contemporary issues, debates and challenges faced by communities in Nigeria and other countries, particularly those in rural areas.
This paper examined the Role and Challenges of Local Government in Community Development in Nigeria. Local government since its creation in Nigeria has been and is still involved in the process of community development which ultimately translates.
These community-based organizations, which have widely differing missions and principles of organization, have been responsible for considerable local development achievements. Government programs, in contrast, were found to be affected by severe budgetary, management and governance problems to the point of incapacitation.
local government administration in Nigeria (within the period of study) portrayed them as failed institutions. The paper canvassed the need for synergy and collaborative approach to community development and reform initiatives anchored on “theory to practice” policy inclination.
RURAL AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA: AN ASSESSMENT ENYI JOHN EGBE, Ph.D Department Of Political Science, Benue State University, Makurdi Abstract The paper examines rural or community development in Nigeria with emphasis on the institutions, agencies, policies and strategies employed to bring about the much neededFile Size: 79KB.
Community Development in Nigeria: Prevailing Orientations Among Local Government Officials Richard A. Hay, Jr. Richard Hay Jr works at Relational Technology, Alameda, Cal.; Peter Koehn is Progessor of Political Science and Eftychia Koehn Foreign Student Affairs Coordinator at Cited by: 5.
The International Association for Community Development consisting of international network of scholars and community development experts defines community development, as a profession and academic field which enhances people’s collective participation and right, social justice equality, economic opportunity, and sustainable development by the process of organizing, training and empowering people within their communities Author: Ifiokobong Ibanga.
This paper examined the Role and Challenges of Local Government in Community Development in Nigeria. Local government since its creation in Nigeria has been and is still involved in the process of community development which ultimately translates to national development.
Though there is glaring evidence of serious inadequacies in basic social services and amenities to the rural community, emphasis in this regard has been placed on mobilization for sustainable community Size: 66KB. Case study: Community development in Lithuania 56–57 Community development values and beliefs 60 How community development created economic development in Slovakia 67 Case study: Mayville and Lassiter County 71–72 The Civic Index 94–98 Case study: Broomﬁeld, Colorado CDCs in Massachusetts –File Size: 2MB.
The central aim or focus of this paper is to highlight the role of local government (being the closest tier of government to the grassroots) in rural development. The paper posits that the Nigerian political arrangement negates the essence of federalism (which is decentralization) by being highly by: 2.
AT A 2-DAY NIGERIA MEETING ORGANIZED BY THE OVERSEAS DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE, LONDON, JUNE Contact: [email protected] Moses Akpobasah at is a Consultant, Nigeria Economic Summit Group, DFID Consultant member, Drafting Committee on Nigeria’s Economic Empowerment & Development Strategy (NEEDS).
The Handbook was created by the Labour Market Learning and Development Unit of Human Resources Development Canada. It was designed to support the understanding and effective application of community development.
Holding workshops is another way to build community development Size: KB. Community development is a grassroots process by which communities: become more responsible. organize and plan together. develop healthy lifestyle options.
empower themselves. reduce poverty and suffering. create employment and economic opportunities. achieve social, economic, cultural and environmental goals. Community Development Methods and Strategy Introduction In the material on the subject, the nature of community development will be found described as a program, a method, a movement, a philosophy, as well as process.
We hold the view that the key word in an analysis is process, by which we mean a change in an attitude of mind, whether personal orFile Size: KB. The Role of Local Government in Social, Political, and Economic Development in Nigeria, Abubakar Aliyu Department of Local Government Studies, Institute of Administration, Ahmadu Bello University, - Local government - pages.
Igbodigo is a town situated in Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State. The town has a Primary School known as Egudu Primary School with a population of pupils before the intervention of Ondo State Community and Social Development Agency (ODCSDA).
Nigeria: The Nigerian Book Industry, Government Policies and National Development (II) TACKLING THE CONSTRAINTS TO BOOK DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA. Primarily through lack of will on the part of the Federal Government, Nigeria has neither a National Book Policy nor a National Book Development Organization or Commission, explaining why indigenous book development has been unplanned and uncoordinated.
During the yearthe Federal Ministry. WOMEN EMPOWERMENT AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT (A STUDY OF BWARI LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA, F.C.T, NIGERIA).
The discriminatory practice in education which favored the male over the female was very unprogressive yet the government could not do anything to either stop or reverse it (Kema, ).Author: Chrisantus Oden. Social Planning, Community Development, and Social/Community Action Words | 11 Pages.
Social Planning, Community Development, and Social/Community Action A Community can be defined as a group of people who don’t just live in the same area, but also share the same interests, experiences and often concerns about the area in which they live.
Get print book. No eBook available Approved Scheme of Service for Local Government Employees in Nigeria. Nigeria. Federal Republic of Nigeria, - pages. 0 Reviews. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Bibliographic information. Title: Approved Scheme of Service for Local. • Describe the conceptual framework of community development • Describe the development policies and programmes that support community development in both rural and urban areas • Identify the institutions initiated by both government and non-government agencies that support community development.
Politics And Economic Development In Nigeria: Updated Edition (African Modernization and Development) [Forrest, Tom] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Politics And Economic Development In Nigeria: Updated Edition (African Modernization and Development)Cited by: Local government is a political sub-division of a national government, or in federal system, a sub-division of regional government in fact, local government administration is so intentioned with local government and rural development in Nigeria that any discussion on.
Proceedings of Academics World 46th International Conference, Dubai, UAE, 29thth SeptemberISBN: 19 POVERTY ALLEVIATION IN NIGERIA: AN ASSESSMENT OF GOVERNMENT POLICIES 1ADAMU BUBA, 2INUWA ABDU IBRAHIM 1Department of General Studies, 2Department of Public Administration, Federal Polytechnic, Bauchi, Bauchi State, Nigeria E-mail: File Size: KB.
local government administration and national development in nigeria: challenges and prospects Article (PDF Available) February w Reads How we measure 'reads'. National Security and Development in Nigeria Article (PDF Available) in African journal of business management 6(23) June w Reads How we measure 'reads'.
However, community development is the process or effort of building communities on a local level with emphasis on building the economy, forging and strengthening social ties, and developing the non-profit sector.
These are aimed at improving the quality of life of the people in the community. Are local government administrators in NigeriaFile Size: KB. International Journal of Development and Economic Sustainability Vol.3, No.4, pp, August ___Published by European Centre for Research Training and Development UK () 61 (Print), (Online) CHALLENGES OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION IN NIGERIA: LESSONS FROM COMPARATIVE Size: KB.
At the same time, this study suggest some alternative to community development in relation to government policies and programmes also believed that this study will be significant, in that it brings to highlight the problems militating against rural community development in Nigeria and Ezza North local government in particular.
hypothesis/5(10). COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT APPROACHES 51 nia, members of a REACH community worked with the city council to establish a moratorium on new fast-food restaurants in south central Los Angeles.
When you mobilize communities, Giles said, they are empowered to. Community Development Exchange defines community development as: both an occupation (such as a community development worker in a local authority) and a way of working with communities.
Its key purpose is to build communities based on justice, equality and mutual respect. Infollowing entered of the Second World War, the British officials realizing that local government can play an important role in developing Africa, a sense of community obligations and social responsibility and providing a good ground for political education, the idea of democratizing the local government system as a basis of social and economic development, came in hence the.
In international development, good governance is a way of measuring how public institutions conduct public affairs and manage public resources in a preferred way. Governance is "the process of decision-making and the process by which decisions are implemented (or not implemented)".
Governance in this context can apply to corporate, international, national, or local governance as well as the. GOVERNMENT This report—Mining Community Development Agreement Source Book—is a product of the World Bank Sustainable Energy—Oil, Gas, and Mining Unit (SEGOM).
Nigeria, USA and elsewhere for their participation in the case studies and consultations. The report benefited from written comments received from peer reviewers.
Development interventions that are responsive to the cultural context and the particularities of a place and community, and advance a human-centred approach to development, are most effective, and likely to yield sustainable, inclusive and equitable outcomes.
Acknowledging and promoting respect for cultural diversity within a humanFile Size: KB. An Introduction to Community Development. Contents • CHCCDB Establish and maintain community, government and business partnerships Acknowledgement.
This resource has been adapted from a range of existing resources of which have been referenced at the end of this guide. The Challenges of Agriculture and Rural Development in Africa: The Case of Nigeria Dr.
Nchuchuwe, Friday Francis development, government should adopt an integrated rural development approach which is a Despite the strategies adopted by various governments in Nigeria to address agriculture and rural underdevelopment problem, the story.
other support providers in the community development system. Methodology This paper relies on several methods to assess the local government role in the community development system.
The primary approach is an analysis of the practices of three high-performing local governments —Boston, MA, Cleveland, OH, and Portland, OR. Nigeria - Nigeria - Economy: The Nigerian economy is one of the largest in Africa.
Since the late s it has been based primarily on the petroleum industry. A series of world oil price increases from produced rapid economic growth in transportation, construction, manufacturing, and government services.
Because this led to a great influx of rural people into the larger urban centres.2 • • HISTORICAL DEVELOPMENTORICAL DEVELOPMENT or their survivors when the worker was injured or killed in connec tion with his or her job.
Retirement programs for certain groups of State and local government employees—mainly teachers, police officers, and fire fighters—date back to the 19th century. The teachers’ pension plan.Rural Community Development investment of community and government res ources in planning and prioritization but limited local action.
Community leaders and volu n-teers are “burning out” and struggling to foster broader participation and shared Size: 66KB.