Reinventing Development?

Translating Rights-based Approaches from Theory into Practice

Paul Gready and Jonathan Ensor

Reinventing Development?

Paul Gready and Jonathan Ensor

Distributed for Zed Books

320 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $41.95 ISBN: 9781842776490 Published October 2005 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Introduction - Paul Gready and Jonathan Ensor

SECTION 1: CASE STUDIES: AFRICA
1. A Human Rights-Based Approach to Programming (HRBAP) - Urban Jonsson (UNICEF)
2. The Experiences of Oxfam International and its Affiliates in Rights-based Programming and Campaigning - Marjolein Brouwer, Heather Grady, Valerie Traore, and Dereje Wordofa (Oxfam)
3. The Case of CARE International in Rwanda - Andrew Jones (CARE)
4. Rights in Practice - Assessing the Impact of Rights-Based Training in Uganda - Pamela Ashanut Okille (independent consultant)
5. Using Human Rights to Address Conflict: A Valuable Synergy - Ghalib Galant and Michelle Parlevliet (Centre for Conflict Resolution, Cape Town)

SECTION 2: CASE STUDIES: LATIN AMERICA, ASIA AND EUROPE
6. Combating Infant Malnutrition - An Experience of Networking in the Social Struggle for the Human Rights to Food and Sustainable Nutrition - Martha Antunes and Jorge O. Romano (ActionAid)
7. Rights, Development and Democracy: A Perspective from India - Supryia Akerkar (ActionAid)
8. Children's Participation, Civil Rights and Power - Joachim Theis and Claire O'Kane (Save the Children Fund)
9. Reforms That Benefit Poor People - Practical Solutions and Dilemmas of Rights-based Approaches to Legal and Justice Reform - Amparo Tomas (UNDP)
10. New Foundations? Human Rights and Peace-Building in Northern Ireland - Neil Jarman (Institute for Conflict Research, Belfast)

SECTION 3: CURRENT CHALLENGES
11. Rights-Based Responses to Aid Politicization in Afghanistan - Paul O'Brien
12. Rights as Struggle: Towards a More Just and Humane World - Harsh Mander
13. Linking Rights and Culture: Implications for Rights-Based Approaches - Jonathan Ensor
14. Conclusion - Olivia Ball
Index
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