Päivi Hasu

Academy Research Fellow

Researcher info

Institution

University of Helsinki

Department/faculty

Dpt of Political and Economic Studies

Contact information

paivi.hasu@helsinki.fi
050-3471862

Keywords
capability approach development Evangelicalism FBO Pentecostalism religion World Vision

Research projects

  • Project date 1.9.2011
  • Head of research Päivi Hasu
  • Language n/a

This research focuses on FBOs (World Vision, Fida International and Free Pentecostal Church of Tanzania) and their development projects by employing the capability approach and examining how the faith base influences assessments of valued functionings as aspects of good life, capabilities, and freedoms. Research is based on fieldwork in several regions in Tanzania.