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Rural development and planning in Zimbabwe

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Published by Avebury, Gower in Aldershot, Brookfield, Vt., USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Zimbabwe.
    • Subjects:
    • Rural development -- Zimbabwe,
    • Regional planning -- Zimmbabwe,
    • Land settlement -- Government policy -- Zimbabwe,
    • Rural industries -- Zimbabwe

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by N.D. Mutizwa-Mangiza, A.H.J. Helmsing.
      ContributionsMutizwa-Mangiza, N. D., Helmsing, A. H. J., 1951-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN802.Z9 C658 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 481 p. :
      Number of Pages481
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1869340M
      ISBN 101856281426
      LC Control Number90027798

      Downloadable! This paper examines and analyses the historical development of Zimbabwean towns and cities with a view to tracing and understanding policy directions, urban spatial development trends and other factors such as population dynamics that may have led to the development of the present-day urban settlements in the country. The paper observes that whilst pre-colonial cities existed. The production of the Zimbabwe National Human Development Report , titled Climate Change and Human Development: Towards Building a Climate Resilient Nation, was guided by Dr. Misheck J. M Sibanda, Chief Secretary to the President and Cabinet (OPC), and Mr. Bishow Parajuli, UN. Socio-economic structure of rural households in Sierra Leone, rural poverty, approaches to rural development, theories and strategies of rural development, development administration. Planning for rural development in rural Sierra Leone. N.B. This.


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