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Organizations relating to Rural

Ruralter Platform / Nogent-sur-Marne, France
Marie Schlei Association - Assistance for Women in Africa, Asia and Latin America / Hamburg, Germany / Est. 1984
Water, Engineering and Development Centre / Loughborough, UK / Est. 1972
African Rural Development Fund / Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire / Est. 1997
International Institute for Rural and Environmental Health, Bratislava / Bratislava, Slovakia / Est. 1995
EUROGITES - European Federation of Rural Tourism / Almeria, Spain / Est. 1990
Crafts Center / Silver Spring MD, USA / Est. 1986
Master Brewers Association of the Americas / St Paul MN, USA / Est. 1887
EcoAgriculture Partners / Washington DC, USA / Est. 2002
European Cooperative for Rural Development / Brussels, Belgium
Zgromadzenie Braci Slug Maryi Niepokalanej / Nowe Miasto nad Pilica, Poland / Est. 1885
UNESCO International Research and Training Centre for Rural Education / Baoding, China
Pan African Institute for Development / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1964
European Council for the Village and Small Town / Tenterden, UK / Est. 1984
Aga Khan Foundation / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1967
International Council of Employers of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers / Pittsburgh PA, USA / Est. 1987
Rural Tourism International - Training Network / Est. 2005
Rurality - Environment - Development / Attert, Belgium / Est. 1980
International Forum for Rural Transport and Development / Nairobi, Kenya / Est. 1992
Asian Farmers'Association for Sustainable Rural Development / Quezon City, Philippines / Est. 2002
Asian Partnership for the Development of Human Resources in Rural Asia / Quezon City, Philippines / Est. 1994
Glenmary Home Missioners / Cincinnati OH, USA / Est. 1939
European Locksmith Federation / Helsinki, Finland / Est. 1964
Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific / Bangkok, Thailand / Est. 1990
Associated Country Women of the World / London, UK / Est. 1930

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World Problems relating to Rural

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Lack of skilled manpower in rural areas
Rural poverty
Disruptive migration of rural population to cities
Subsistence approach to capital resources
Middleman control of rural marketing
Inadequate small-town business skills
Inaccessibility of health services
Discrimination against rural women
Lack of sanitation in rural areas
Rural unemployment
Unavailability of trained teachers in rural areas
Unsystematic use of powerful relationships by rural communities
Rural underdevelopment
Structural failure of integrated rural development
Destruction of rural subsistence economy
Decline in rural customs and traditions
Limitations on capital development in rural areas
Restricted delivery of essential services to rural communities
Rural-urban income differential
Destruction of wilderness
Subsistence agricultural income level in rural communities
Inadequate transportation facilities for rural communities
Rival claims for conservation land
Prohibitive cost of necessities in rural communities

Action Strategies relating to Rural

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Integrating nature conservation and rural development
Conserving rural areas

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