Role of Participatory Management in the Sustainability of Constituency Development Fund Projects: A Case Study of Maragua Constituency

@inproceedings{Ojwang2014RoleOP,
  title={Role of Participatory Management in the Sustainability of Constituency Development Fund Projects: A Case Study of Maragua Constituency},
  author={Walter Odhiambo Ojwang and Henry M. Bwisa},
  year={2014}
}
In the light of bureaucratic governance hitherto observed, introduction of Constituency Development Fund (CDF) in Kenya was viewed as a sovereign panacea to the dwarfed and imbalanced local level development that was then common place. In spite of this heavy billing however, impacts accruing from the initiatives remain a pale shadow of the anticipated with a number of them ending up being ‘white elephants’ and majority recording low sustainability levels. This research sought to determine… CONTINUE READING

Similar Papers

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 20 REFERENCES

Constituency development funds as a tool of decentralized development

M. Baskin
  • SUNY/CID. 56 Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference in Nairobi, Kenya. Retrieved from http://www.cid.suny.edu/publications1/cdf%2520%2520CPA%2520Background%2520paper.pdf Belloni, K. & Häkkinen T. (2011). Barriers and drivers for sustainable building. Building Research
  • 2010
VIEW 4 EXCERPTS
HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL

Measuring effectiveness of constituency development fund on poverty reduction in Siaya district

G. O. Otieno
  • Economics and Social Sciences Department, Maseno University. Pope, J., Morrison-Saunders, A. & Annandale, D. (2005). Applying sustainability assessment models. Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal, 23(4), 293–302. http://dx.doi.org/10.3152/147154605781765436
  • 2007
VIEW 4 EXCERPTS
HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL

Kenya Gazette Supplement

Republic of Kenya
  • Revised CDF Act. Swanepoel, H. & De Beer, F. (1996). Community capacity building. Johannesburg: International Thomson Publishing (South Africa) (pty) Ltd. TANGO International (2009). Sustainability of rural development projects: Best practices and lessons learned by IFAD in Asia. IFAD. Occasional Pa
  • 2013
VIEW 1 EXCERPT

An analysis of factors influencing sustainability of CDF projects in Kiharu constituency. Retrieved from http://erepository.uonbi.ac.ke:8080/handle/123456789/4145 Oakley, P

  • 2011