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Comparison of Community based Projects and Community Owned Projects


Islam Nabi, Sheraz khan, Dr. Tanvir Ahmad


Vol. 8, Issue 12, PP. 305-314, December 2021

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Keywords: Community projects, Project failure, community based and community owned projects, community involvement, Micro Hydro Projects in KP.

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Community development projects (community projects) are established in the communities to enhance the lifestyle and living situation of the communities. In the area under observation, some of these community projects that were established for the welfare of the communities get failed or were not sustainable, despite having heavily foreign funding, state of the art construction and astonishing infrastructure. But, some of these projects which are locally funded, have some vague structures that are well operated and give effective outcomes for the community. This research is investigating the reasons for the failure or success of these community projects. The objective of this study is to examine the failure of community-based and highlight the success of community-owned micro hydro power projects in the northern areas of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province of Pakistan. This research is based on both qualitative and quantitative approaches. A survey has been conducted based on questionnaires and interviews. The outcome of this research will help the development authorities and other funding donor agencies to provide guidelines and strategies for better improvement of their future community project development.


  1. Islam Nabi, Islam.nabi46@gmail.com, Department of Energy Management & Sustainability (EnMS), Center for Advanced studies in Energy (UET Peshawar) Peshawar, Pakistan.
  2. Sheraz Khan, , Department of Energy Management & Sustainability (EnMS), Center for Advanced studies in Energy (UET Peshawar) Peshawar, Pakistan.
  3. Tanvir Ahmad, , Department of Energy Management & Sustainability (EnMS), Center for Advanced studies in Energy (UET Peshawar) Peshawar, Pakistan.

Islam Nabi Sheraz khan Dr. Tanvir Ahmad Comparison of Community based Projects and Community Owned Projects International Journal of Engineering Works Vol. 8 Issue 12 PP. 305-314 December 2021 https://doi.org/10.34259/ijew.21.8012305314.


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