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dc.contributor.advisor Elnur, Ibrahim
dc.contributor.advisor Soliman, Samer
dc.contributor.advisor Farah, Nadia Abdel Azim, Nazly Amr
dc.creator Abdel Azim, Nazly Amr 2012-01-30T06:20:40Z 2012-01-30T16:00:05Z 2011 Fall 2012-01-30T16:00:05Z
dc.description.abstract The objective of this research is to examine the effectiveness or lack thereof of community-based organizations (CBOs) in alleviating poverty in Ezbet Bekhit, Manshiet Nasser, with a special focus on employment creation. This is achieved by studying the organizational structure of these CBOs; their links with larger organizations and their role in wider development plans; their definitions of poverty and their visions and strategies for poverty alleviation in addition to initiatives targeting employment creation; the sustainability of these CBOs and their initiatives, and finally the employment prospects for the inhabitants of Ezbet Bekhit. en
dc.format.medium theses en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.rights Author retains all rights with regard to copyright. en
dc.subject Unemployment en
dc.subject Community-based organizations en
dc.subject Poverty en
dc.subject Development en
dc.subject.lcsh Thesis (M.A.)--American University in Cairo en
dc.subject.lcsh Egypt -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
dc.subject.lcsh Poverty -- Egypt.
dc.subject.lcsh Urban poor -- Egypt.
dc.subject.lcsh Non-governmental organizations -- Egypt -- Cairo.
dc.title Dealing with urban poverty: the case of Ezbet Bekhit, Manshiet Nasser en
dc.type Text en
dc.subject.discipline Political Science en
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dc.contributor.department American University in Cairo. Dept. of Political Science en

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