Community Development – Local Government Councils Efforts Towards Community Development

Community Development – Local Government Councils Efforts Towards Community Development

Community Development – In this literature review, the research will deal with formal theories, research procedures, research finding and even unsubstantiated observations of others who have studied issues related to this research work.

The review was divided into sub-topics

2.1     CONCEPT AND DEFINITION OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

In looking into the concept of community development, it will not be out of place to give some brief definition of what we mean by “community” as defined by Biddle and Biddle is whatever sense of the local common good citizens can be helped to achieved it is also the local society and its institution with which residents identify themselves Enugu state blue print for rural development descried community as “a unified body of individuals with common socio- economic and political interest” [Read more…]

The UBE Programme and Community Participation in Nigeria (A Case Study of Cross River State)

The UBE Programme and Community Participation in Nigeria (A Case Study of Cross River State)

Community participation in the provision of some Basic needs of the community is as old as the concept of community development.  Communities have always been concerned about the welfare and wellbeing of their members.  In the developing countries of the world, from time past, members of the communities have always mobilized themselves through concerted effort toward addressing common problem affecting them. [Read more…]

Community Development Efforts of Women in the Economic Development in Nigeria.

Community Development Efforts of Women in the Economic Development in Nigeria.

Community Development – The study will place emphasis on the community development efforts of women in the economic development in Nigeria.Community development involves some kind of co-operative actions by every member of a particular community to improve the well being or welfare of town members, Battern, R.T.R. (1957, p.8) in recent times, there has been noticeable change in people’s community development as the great provider.  [Read more…]