Assessment of the knowledge of how to improve livelihoods and reduce poverty in a sustainable way in rural communities.
Objective of this research:
to improve programming in rural development both in Africa and Canada by obtaining new knowledge about integrated cooperative models in practices.
Research on exploration of the added value of an integrated approach to cooperative development as tool for rural development to assess whether rural development through cooperatives works better when cooperatives are integrated, and if so, under what condition this integration works best.
ENHANCING A SUSTAINABLE KNOWLEDGE BASED ECONOMY THROUGH PRIVATE SECTOR LED DEVELOPMENT “A Case Study of Private Higher Learning Institutions in Rwanda” by Nathan Kanuma Taremwa, Vedaste Butera and Anastase Butera