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Rural Development Planning in Africa

  • Meleckidzedeck Khayesi

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Meleckidzedeck Khayesi, Peter Mala, Joan Fairhurst
    Pages 1-16
  3. Chris Allan Shisanya
    Pages 17-51
  4. Wossenyeleh Aregay
    Pages 53-68
  5. Joan Fairhurst
    Pages 69-91
  6. Rodney Asilla, Anna Nyaoro Mala
    Pages 93-106
  7. Francis N. Wegulo
    Pages 107-134
  8. Paschalin Mbenge Basil, Robert Ouko
    Pages 135-151
  9. Gladys Moraa Marie Nyachieo, Constance Anyango Ouko
    Pages 153-172
  10. Peter Mala
    Pages 173-198
  11. Fletcher Njororai, Wycliffe W. Simiyu Njororai
    Pages 199-248
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 249-253

About this book


This book applies a range of theories that focus on current concerns in rural Africa. The contributors lay out the conceptualization, analysis, methods, assumptions, perceptions, and ideas considered in each individual case. Specifically, this project inspires research in the field of rural development in Africa through multi-faceted endeavors that promote the ability of planning to uplift people’s well-being and quality of life.



Natural Resource Management Environmental Resource Management Finance and Rural Development Small Market Urban Centers Agricultural Land Use Systems

Editors and affiliations

  • Meleckidzedeck Khayesi
    • 1
  1. 1.World Health OrganizationGenevaSwitzerland

About the editors

Meleckidzedeck Khayesi is an independent researcher and transport specialist. His current research interests include sustainable transport and development, focusing on walking, cycling, road safety, public transport, transport policy, and spatial aspects of sustainable development.


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