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SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT MODELS

To enhance the degree of sustainability achieved in a given project, this article examines two sustainability models that can be applied to development activities.

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APPROPRIATE ASSISTANCE APPROACHES

Are development activities always the correct response to assisting the poor? This article outlines how people cope during and after a “negative event,” what decisions they make and why, and suggests suitable assistance responses depending on the victims’ capability to react.

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ORGANIC DEVELOPMENT

This article explores a promising model that seeks to increase a group’s ability to adapt to new opportunities and enhance their resilience to shocks, while providing the tools to animate the process. It closes with an example of such a program in Haiti.

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