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Title Urban livelihoods : a people-centred approach to reducing poverty / edited by Carole Rakodi with Tony Lloyd-Jones.

Published London ; Sterling, VA : Earthscan Publications, 2002.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Archit  362.5091732 URBA    DUE 04-11-19
Physical description xxii, 306 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A livelihoods approach - conceptual issues and definitions ; Economic development, urbanization and poverty / Carole Rakodi -- The urban context and poor people / Sheilah Meikle -- Seeking an understanding of poverty that recognizes rural-urban differences and rural-urban linkages / David Satterthwaite and Cecilia Tacoli -- Living in the present, investing in the future - household security among the poor / Jo Beall -- Municipal government, urban economic growth and poverty reduction - identifying the transmission mechanisms between growth and poverty / Philip Amis -- Support for livelihood strategies / Stuart Rutherford, Malcolm Harper and John Grierson -- Social capital, local networks and community development / Sue Phillips -- Tenure and shelter in urban livelihoods / Geoffrey Payne -- Health, health services and environmental health / Trudy Harpham and Emma Grant -- Infrastructure and environmental health services / Mansoor Ali -- Spatial planning, access and infrastructure / Alison Brown and Tony Lloyd-Jones -- Urban livelihoods - issues for urban governance and management / Nick Devas -- Reducing urban poverty in India - lessons from projects supported by DFID / Susan Loughhead and Carole Rakodi -- The Jamaica Urban Poverty Project / Sue Jones and Kingston Restoration Company -- Strengthening urban livelihoods in Zambia - PUSH II and PROSPECT / David Sanderson and Darren Hedley -- Lessons from the experience of some urban poverty-reduction programmes / David Satterthwaite -- Issues in designing new projects and programmes / Sue Jones.
Other author Rakodi, Carole.
Lloyd-Jones, Tony, 1947-
Subject Urban poor -- Developing countries.
Community development, Urban -- Developing countries.
ISBN 1853838616 (paperback)
9781853838613 (paperback)
1853838608 (hardback)
9781853838606 (hardback)