THE ORGANIZING OF PEASANT SHOPS IN CENTRAL AMERICA

@inproceedings{Nielsen1996THEOO,
  title={THE ORGANIZING OF PEASANT SHOPS IN CENTRAL AMERICA},
  author={K Brondum Nielsen},
  year={1996}
}
: A case study is presented of the promotion by the Catholic Church of agricultural service cooperatives, called peasant shops, in a rural Honduran municipality. The purpose of this paper is then to identify factors which determine their success. Three external factors were identified: the justification for the organizations being provided by a local social agent; access to training and on-going follow-up; and access to commercial transactions with economies of scale. The following main… CONTINUE READING