The Logical Framework Approach and Worker Commitment

  • Carmen JacaEmail author
  • Luis Paipa-Galeano
  • Elisabeth Viles
  • Ricardo Mateo
  • Javier Santos
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Management and Industrial Engineering book series (LNMIE)


The main objective of this paper is to present the logical framework approach (LFA) as a tool that prepares companies and workers to implement continuous improvement programs. This methodology encourages worker participation in different steps in order to reach consensus in the organization. In addition, the application of LFA improves the capabilities of workers in areas such as participatory analysis, problem analysis and objectives analysis. These capabilities are necessary in any continuous improvement program. The paper also presents the results of applying LFA in two different companies.


Participation LFA Improvement Organizational behaviour 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Carmen Jaca
    • 1
    Email author
  • Luis Paipa-Galeano
    • 2
  • Elisabeth Viles
    • 1
  • Ricardo Mateo
    • 3
  • Javier Santos
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Industrial Management, School of Industrial EngineersTECNUN, Universidad de NavarraSan SebastianSpain
  2. 2.Universidad de La SabanaChíaColombia
  3. 3.School of Economics and Business AdministrationUniversity of NavarraPamplonaSpain

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