The Primary Sources of lessons in this document are the 8 projects within DFID's Rural Livelihoods Programme (RLP). The evidences for these lessons mainly come from evaluations of the projects carried out by the Rural Livelihoods Evaluation Partnership (RLEP).
This paper focuses on the Empowerment theme. The lessons in this document are grouped under the following key issues:
- Project Design
- Social Analysis
- Economic Analysis
- Institutional Structures and Constraints
- Capacity of Implementing Agencies
- Developing Capabilities of Poor Communities
- Monitoring and Evaluation
Brooks, A. (Editor); Mile, A. Empowerment. Thematic Lessons Paper Series-8. Master Document. Rural Livelihoods Evaluation Partnership (RLEP), Dhaka, Bangladesh (2005) 8 pp.