Designing Projects and Programs: Methods and Frameworks (applied to Orangi and Gal Oya). Residency 2 Local to Global Sustainable Development. Techniques of Project Design (used when going local to global).
Designing Projects and Programs: Methods and Frameworks(applied to Orangiand Gal Oya)
Local to Global Sustainable Development
Sustainable development is often about intervention for a positive difference. But how do you decide what to do?
Locals gather information, not always “specialists”
Need buy-in or purely information?
(match methodology with kind of information needed, e.g. triangulation of methods/tools/participants for best quality and to
eliminate/monitor bias and pre-conceived results)
Credits: Catholic Relief Services RRA/PRA Manual, USAID, Africare, Pretty, J. (1995). Participatory Learning and Action. (London: IIED)
That enable projects to:
More quantitative More qualitative
A subsequent matrix would specify for each problem:
Date to be Completed, and
Log frames take more time but are worth it! Questions for focus:
What is the mission, which focuses on interests of org? Vision, which is the long-term picture of success? What is the strategy, which is a choice?