Slide Deck: The CRS Integral Human Development Framework: Structures and Systems
This slide deck is the core resource for Module 3. It provides an overview of the CRS Integral Human Development Conceptual Framework and explores two components, structures and systems.
Bitter Chocolate: A CRS Case Study from Cote D'Ivoire
In the case study Bitter Chocolate, follow the Diallo family who live in West Arica and explore the IHD components, structures and systems. 1 page.
CRS Video: I am the Cause, I am the Solution
On over 100 college and university campuses across the country, students learn, lead, and advocate for the global common good in partnership with Catholic Relief Services. After watching a 2:23 minute video, consider (1) what systems and structures you and other students can use to seek change and (2) how our US structures and systems impact people's lives around the world.
Article: “Mediating the Global Common Good: Catholic NGOs and the Future of Global Governance.”
This article explores the transformative potential of Catholic NGOs and other faith-based groups and their role as mediators of the global common good. Further, the author proposes a “’webbed model of NGO participation’ to highlight the significance of Catholic NGOs in the development of a participatory system of global governance.” 11 pages.