Management of Food Security Projects in Vulnerable Communities in the Department of Bolivar - Colombia

Piedad M. Montero, Diofanor Acevedo Correa, Raúl J. Martelo
2018 International Journal of Engineering and Technology  
The management of social projects is a strategy that seeks to improve the quality of life of disadvantaged populations, towards human well-being. The aim of this research was to analyse the management of social projects in vulnerable communities in the Department of Bolivar -Colombia, with respect to the components and objectives of the project "Red de Seguridad Alimentaria". The methodology was used under the paradigm of positivist, non-experimental, descriptive and field-based transectional
more » ... sed transectional research, with a sample of 277 families. As a data collection tool, a questionnaire was developed using the Likert response categories of 69 items, validated by seven experts in the field. The reliability of the instrument was determined by Cronbach's Alpha method presenting 0.94 reliability. The perceptions of the families surveyed regarding management approaches, basic functions, management components and scope of implementation of social projects, allow us to conclude that communities recognize the support of social project management in providing knowledge and methodologies for the implementation of social projects that contribute to reducing their large social deficit.
doi:10.21817/ijet/2018/v10i1/181001012 fatcat:zj3jcvh7cjeabkbkdsbimjufma