PLA Notes CD-ROM 1988-2001 17 Applying the methods to a new context

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Published: January 1994
Participatory Learning and Action
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Document begins: PLA Notes CD-ROM 1988­2001 17 Applying the methods to a new context David Thomas Introduction give people time to carry out the mapping task and then to ask questions and add to and I am attempting to put into practice what I discuss the completed map is a very lengthy learnt about PRA. In brief I am studying the process. effects of dams and drought on the fishery of a floodplain from a socio-economic perspective. Ranking exercises The main dam was built nearly 20 years ago - and coincided more or less with a severe I have had most success with the ranking drought in the region and a trend in reduced exercises. I have been getting the group to rainfall that lasted throughout most of the 70s. rank the relative importance of the main In this first phase of the research I have been economic activities in the floodplain for their carrying out village surveys in a stratified village, and also to score them. Doing this for random sample of 24 villages, to get some the `before' and `after' situation I have built up picture of the regional trends in impact and a good picture of how ...

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