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South Sudan community garden project : Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

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dc.contributor.advisor Clamp, Christina
dc.contributor.author Gob, Makuac Gabriel
dc.date.accessioned 2011-07-15T18:20:00Z
dc.date.available 2011-07-15T18:20:00Z
dc.date.issued 2011
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10474/1849
dc.description.abstract The South Sudan Community garden project is a program designed for the South Sudanese refugees between ages 24 to 44 years old living in New Hampshire. The purpose of this project is to provide Sudanese refugees with gardening-related skills and resources ownership that will enable them to advance closer to self-employment and personal goals to give them an opportunity to become active participants in the social, political and economic richness of American life. The main purpose is to empower south Sudanese refugees with the ownership that they need to gain self employment and better economic opportunities in order to tackle poverty by increasing their household income. This project is implemented in partnership with the International Institute of New Hampshire (IINH) and South Sudanese Community Center (SSCC) at Manchester, NH, for an initial period of seven months. The mission of both (IINH) and (SSCC) is to provide the resources, land, and tools, access to trades in order to become economically self-sufficient. The International Institute NH's Agriculture has long history of helping refugees in farming. Based on their broad experiences in this field, the project benefitted from their partnership and support to the participants. (Author abstract) en_US
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dc.publisher Southern New Hampshire University en_US
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dc.subject.lcsh Southern New Hampshire University -- Theses (Community Economic Development) en_US
dc.subject.other community gardens en_US
dc.subject.other agriculture en_US
dc.subject.other refugees en_US
dc.subject.other Manchester (NH) en_US
dc.subject.other New Hampshire (US) en_US
dc.title South Sudan community garden project : Manchester, New Hampshire, USA en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US
dc.description.bibliographicCitation Gob, M. G. (2011). South Sudan community garden project Manchester, New Hampshire, USA. Retrieved from http://academicarchive.snhu.edu en_US
dc.description.degree Master of Science (M.S.) en_US
dc.description.school School of Community Economic Development en_US
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dc.rightsHolder Gob, Makuac Gabriel


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