Abstract: In a case study of Saclepea, Liberia, this paper shows the role that an appropriately designed local economic development (LED) plan can play in a rural African community emerging from crisis. It was concluded that local participation is crucial to the sustainability and success of LED efforts.
Author(s): Trussell, Melissa Rose; Moore, Robert Elijah
Source(s): , Journal of sustainable development in Africa; Vol. 14, No. 8 p. 15-33, ill., map, tabs Journal of sustainable development in Africa Vol. 14, No. 8
Published: 2012 Clarian university, Clarion, PA (English