Post-disaster reconstruction projects : a logical framework for community participation

Sadiqi, Zabihullah (2014) Post-disaster reconstruction projects : a logical framework for community participation. PhD thesis, Queensland University of Technology.

Abstract

In a post-disaster environment, housing reconstruction projects frequently face enormous difficulties due to the various, often apparently ill-considered, internal and external factors. Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) operating in post-disaster settings such as in Afghanistan continue to face blame over the failure of reconstruction projects, and worse, they are sometimes even viewed as being corrupt entities. While it is not always possible for NGOs to eliminate or reduce the impact of factors that are outside their control, they certainly can increase the chances of project success by placing considerable emphasis on working more effectively with the affected communities. To achieve maximum community participation in reconstruction projects , this research develops a specific logical framework to guide the process of community participation in post-disaster housing reconstruction in Afghanistan.

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ID Code: 74513
Item Type: QUT Thesis (PhD)
Supervisor: Coffey, Vaughan & Trigunarsyah, Bambang
Keywords: Post-disaster Reconstruction, Logical Framework, Challenges for Community Participation, Afghanistan, Non-governmental Organisation, CEDM
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Civil Engineering & Built Environment
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Institution: Queensland University of Technology
Deposited On: 19 Aug 2014 06:36
Last Modified: 04 Sep 2015 01:57

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