← Amenities

Amenities → Rural

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

View all profiles (185 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

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
Unsystematic use of powerful relationships by rural communities
Rural underdevelopment
Structural failure of integrated rural development
Destruction of rural subsistence economy
Rural unemployment
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
Inaccessibility of health services
Unavailability of trained teachers in rural areas

Action Strategies relating to Rural

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Alleviating rural poverty
Supporting rural development
Developing rural communities
Advancing integrated rural development
Conserving rural areas
Revitalizing rural subsistence economy
Destroying rural subsistence economy
Developing rural economy
Preserving rural subsistence economy
Giving priority to primary environmental care in deprived urban and rural areas
Providing extension services to support local environmental management
Networking global rural development
Improving access to fuelwood for rural women
Improving access of rural poor to credit
Developing technology with farmers
Conducting research on participatory approaches to rural development planning
Limiting options of women
Improving rural financial networks
Expanding water services for rural and low-income peri-urban areas
Educating rural adults
Improving rural living conditions to reduce migration to cities
Decentralizing management of rural development
Using local knowledge in planning agricultural industries
Cooperating for local sustainable rural development
Extending rural energy planning to villages and households

You are viewing a subject profile from the UIA's Global Civil Society Database.
← return to your search page to find additional profiles.
Terms of Use

UIA allows users to access and make use of the information contained in its Databases for the user’s internal use and evaluation purposes only. A user may not re-package, compile, re-distribute or re-use any or all of the UIA Databases or the data* contained therein without prior permission from the UIA.

Data from database resources may not be extracted or downloaded in bulk using automated scripts or other external software tools not provided within the database resources themselves. If your research project or use of a database resource will involve the extraction of large amounts of text or data from a database resource, please contact us for a customized solution.

UIA reserves the right to block access for abusive use of the Database.

* Data shall mean any data and information available in the Database including but not limited to: raw data, numbers, images, names and contact information, logos, text, keywords, and links.