Supporting Use and Sustainability through Community-Based Participatory Research
It has often been used as a community-based, participatory research
approach by people with limited power, to capture aspects of their environment and experiences and share them with others.
By recognising that the process of the research of the neighbourhood is a (critical) spatial practice, and the presence of the researcher in the neighbourhood may have a mobilising impact on the neighbourhood by encouraging its residents to articulate and discuss various aspects of their everyday lives, the researchers enrich their toolbox by developing the participatory research
Green and coauthors (1995) define participatory research
as a "systematic inquiry with those affected by the issue being studied, for purposes of educating and taking action or effecting social change" and they provide a framework for appraising various levels of participatory research
For example, the general principles related to planting densities and geometries are well understood, but local optimization of planting configurations, determined though participatory research
coordinated by informed NGOs on the ground, could result in enhanced yields.
It addresses contemporary approaches that impact the discourses of social work research, including participatory research
, evidence-based practice, and multi-disciplinary professional practice.
Using the PRECEDE-PROCEED method, based on the Community-Based Participatory Research
model, Kattelmann and her colleagues recruited college students from all associated universities to create a program specifically addressing issues regarding those in the transition between adolescence and adulthood.
The fourth and the last chapter explains how participatory research
can reduce the gap between the researcher and the participant.
Conflict and Health survey, An assessment of gender inequitable norms and gender-based violence in South Sudan: a community-based participatory research
approach For additional information on customary law and the perpetuation of violence against women please see Falling Through the Cracks: Reflections on Customary Law and the Imprisonment of Women in South Sudan
That in future participatory research
careful attention is given as to how people with learning disabilities can be employed for more hours and also that induction is given in relation to employment issues
Episki new says IPHRC undertakes community-based participatory research
for that very reason.
He emphasised that Namibia is widely known for its community based conservation so promoting and practising a participatory research
approach with comunities is very important in order to ensure action is taken and learning is achieved.