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- Cooperatives and Community Development: A Perspective on the Use of Cooperatives in Development
- Community Economic Development
- Cooperatives as a Community Development Strategy: Linking Theory and Practice
This paper examines the role of cooperative societies in economic development.
This book outlines on how cooperatives can be used as a tool for development and reconciliation in post-conflict contexts. It presents completely new materials on the cooperative movement, against a backdrop of increasing global recognition of the roles of cooperatives and collective action in socio-economic development. Readers are invited to consider how, as an economic model that seeks to advance member collective interests, cooperatives are invaluable tools for human, economic and social development. Policy experts and students also find the research informative and insightful. He has extensive research experiences in the field of policy development, implementation, and monitoring and evaluation.
Cooperatives and Community Development: A Perspective on the Use of Cooperatives in Development
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A cooperative is a private business organization that is owned and controlled by the people who use its products, supplies or services. Although cooperatives vary in type and membership size, all were formed to meet the specific objectives of members, and are structured to adapt to member's changing needs. Cooperatives are formed by individuals who coordinate among themselves horizontal coordination to achieve vertical integration in their business activities. Although people have been working together for their mutual benefit throughout human history, the cooperative form of business organization began during the Industrial Revolution. Cooperatives were useful for promoting the interests of the less powerful members of society.
The main focus of the research was to analyse the role of cooperatives in sustaining the livelihoods of local rural communities in Shurugwi District in Zimbabwe. Descriptive survey design was used in this mixed method approach to the study. A questionnaire, interviews and observation methods were employed as the main research instruments. Purposive sampling technique was adopted and data were collected from government officials and from members of the six cooperatives in Shurugwi District. A total of 50 research participants were involved in the study. It was found that cooperatives were established as a strategy to sustain livelihoods of rural communities. With the adoption of cooperatives, people in the rural communities managed to generate employment, boost food production, empower the marginalised, especially women, and promote social cohesion and integration, thereby improving their livelihoods and reducing poverty.
Community Economic Development
KEYWORDS cooperatives, community development, poverty tran- sition, social Cooperatives. Retrieved from ieee-citisia.org
Cooperatives as a Community Development Strategy: Linking Theory and Practice
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