Books

Practical Action Southern Africa

The following publications can be ordered online from developmentbookshop.com and are also available at the Practical Action Southern Africa Resource Centre in Harare.

Beating Hunger: The Chivi Experience: A Community-Based Approach to Food Security in Zimbabwe
by Kuda Murwira et al, 2000. This book describes a food security project among small scale farmers in the drought prone and arid area of Chivi District in Southern Zimbabwe.
ISBN 18339 524 2 ; 160pp ; paperback 

Something New: Experiences of Small-Scale Silk Production in Zimbabwe 
Practical Action Southern Africa, 1998. This booklet presents cases of four groups in Nyanga in Eastern Zimbabwe who were producing silk as an income-generating venture. 48pp ; paperback

Building with Stabilized Soil Blocks: A Training Manual
by Tawodzera Peter, Practical Action Southern Africa, 1998. This manual introduces SSB technology. 36pp ; paperback

Micro Concrete Roofing Tiles: A Training Manual 
by Madziwa Timothy and Tawodzera Peter, Practical Action Southern Africa

Enhancing Conservation and Sustainable Use of Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
Practical Action Southern Africa, 2002

Natural Resources Management and Sustainable Livelihoods: Compatability or Conflict? 
Practical Action Southern Africa, 2002

 

For further information on these books, please write to:

Practical Action Southern Africa
4 Ludlow Road (off Enterprise Road)
Newlands, Harare

or e-mail: practicalaction@practicalactionzw.org

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