This infosheet defines RiPPLE's use of \"action research\" or \"learning by doing\". Action research aims to study a system (research) and collaborate with members of the systems to improve it (action). Action research may be visualised by a cycle of planning, action, observing and critical reflection.
Research-inspired Policy and Practice Learning in Ethiopia and the Nile Region (RiPPLE), Ethiopia, DFID, UK, 1 pp.
RiPPLE Information Sheet: Action research