This study was designed to find out the survey of
women role in community development in Oredo Local Government Area of Edo
State. The method used in the collection of data was random sampling and the
use of questionnaire. Some research questions were raised and answered.
The findings from the analysis of data showed that a good number of community
are not yet developed by women, because there are no fund to carry out their
activities, and also they have inadequately staffs in the locality. Based on
the findings the researcher recommended that workshops and seminars should be
held in each community. And there should be adequately staffs to the rural area
to mobilize the Oredo women in community development practices of how women
have change in Oredo Local Government Area of Edo
Background of the study
Statement of the study
Purpose of the study
Scope of the study
Significant of the study
Definition of terms
Research methods and procedure
Design of the study
Population of the study
Instrument of study
Reliability of instrument
Description of questionnaire
Data analysis and interpretation
Suggestion for further study
BACKGROUND OF STUDY
The economic development of the country is gradually taking a new
form through the participation of women in the mainstream of politics and
social economic development and the realization of strong and variable
economics can be total without the participation of women.
The involvement of women into the mainstream of development
process is a recent phenomenon, two decades ago, only the men were left and
even made the undertake the bulk of developmental activities without
Given the conducive governmental
atmosphere women organization are spring up in all the hooks and corners of the
country. This organization varies ranging from the age-grade organization of
farmers union, co-operative market union, better life and all purposes form for
the rural women provided.
Economic development may be
look in the other hands by the United Nation (1997) defined economics
development as a process whereby the real per capital income increases even
time through changes in the quality of productive factors in the growth
Development in a broader
perspective could be defined as a dynamic process involving the countries
interaction of the people and their environment.
However, in this study
community development could be seen as the movement design to promote better
living for the whole community with the active participation by the initiation
of the community.
The United Nation concluded
that community development element is the process by which the effects of the
people themselves are united with those governmental authorities to improve the
social economic and culture condition of the community.
The development of community
development at the local government area established several programmes through
which they reached the women. Especially the special women centre established
by the department all over the town and village to deal specifically on woman
related issues another permanent feature is the department resent for the
trained filed staff that are often responsible for the mobilization of women
STATEMENT OF PROBLEMS
The statement of problems of
this study is therefore to identify what constitute the role of women in
community development particularly in Order Local Governemnt Area, also to
examine the extent to which the problem of sending adequate staffs to the rural
area to mobilize the Oredo Local Governemnt Area of Edo State.
The research of this
study is to determine a survey to which women participate in community
What problems do women encounter in community development?
What is the nature of women role in community development?
Do women have a natural role in community development?
What benefits do women get in community development?
TO what extent of development has the woman in Redo Local Government Area of
Edo State gone?
What role do these women play in their association?
Do these women have sufficient fund for developing the community?
PURPOSE OF STUDY
The purpose of this
research work is to know and determine the actual survey of women roles in
community development in Oredo Local Governemnt Area of Edo State. And to
identify the nature of women and their benefits in alternative method for
improving the present system.
The roles which affect
positively the social economic and cultural lives of the people of Oredo Local
Governemnt Area. And the contribution of the women given the all aviating the
poor state of the people via, contributing in building skills acquisition
centre and educating the illiteracy people I community development, that is by
embarking on a mass literacy as well as consenting the people on the needs to
participate in the development of needs to participate in the development of
Finally, in all socio-cultural
activities that will bring unity and cultural understanding among the citizen,
thereby improving the present system of the people.
SIGNIFICANCE OF STUDY
The significance of this
research work is aimed at surveying the role of women in community development
and how it has impact positively in the whole sectors of the socio-economic
development in Oredo Local Government Area of Edo State.
The positive impact they have
made in up holding the norms and values of the people of the community.
In identification of the
background and segment of women in community development also encourage the
initiation of new ideas in this system.
Also this help to examine the
details of ethics corrections which fasten them in molding the characters of
the citizen in Oredo Local Government area of Edo State.
SCOPE OF THE STUDY
The scope of this
research work is restricted to the survey of women roles in community
development in a study to Oredo Local Government Area of Edo State.
However, data and information
were collected through questionnaire and structured interviews were carried out
into other bodies (association) that were affiliated to Oredo Local Governemnt
Area of Edo State.
The influences and
generalization of this study is related to woman association in Oredo Local
Governemnt Area of Edo State.
DEFINITION OF TERMS
Community: A group of people
with a common religion, race or profession interacting in common.
Development: In a broader
perspective, which has been seen as a dynamic process, involving the continuous
interaction of people and their environment.
Community development: IS a
structured intervention that gives communities greater control over the
condition that affects their lives.
Economic development: The
process whereby the real per capital income of economy increase.
Association: Coming together of
a group of people who have the same aim e.g. teachers and lecturers,
accountants and bankers.
Women folk: All the women in a
particular duty fit for the women e.g. cooking, watching, farming, working and
all other participation of women in the society.
Society: Large group of people
who share the same laws organization, custom that makes it possible for them to
Organization: A group such a
club or business that has be formed for a particular purpose.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS APPLY
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