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Author: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Na
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: food, alleviation, security, rome, july, poverty, fisheries, consultation, expert, role, small, scale, report
Number of Pages: 32
Published: 2004-11-26
ISBN-10: 9251052026
ISBN-13: 9789251052020

The Expert Consultation was convened in order to elaborate guidelines on the policies and actions needed to increase the contribution of small-scale fisheries to poverty alleviation and food security. The Consultation noted that there is little referenceto poverty alleviation and insufficient coverage of small-scale fisheries in the Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries, and recommended the development of a new article on "Small-scale Fisheries and Povery Alleviation."

Author: Radwan A. Shaban
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: future, lessons, jordan, alleviation, poverty
Number of Pages: 50
Published: 2001-06-01
ISBN-10: 0821349589
ISBN-13: 9780821349588

The aim of this report is to draw lessons from Jordan's recent experience in policy design improvements of poverty alleviation proposals. It provides background of the macroeconomic developments in Jordan during the 1990s and documents the decline of poverty and inequality between 1992-1997. The conclusions of this report are based on evaluating recent trends in poverty and on assessing the impact of government programs on poverty alleviation.

Author: Christophe Béné
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: alleviation, food, security, poverty, fisheries, contribution, small, scale, increasing
Number of Pages: 144
Published: 2007
ISBN-10: 9251056641
ISBN-13: 9789251056646

The objectives of this Technical Paper are to highlight the contribution that inland and coastal small-scale fisheries can make to poverty alleviation and food security and to make practical suggestions on ways that this contribution can be maximized. This paper is organized into three main sections. The first section discusses the concepts of poverty, vulnerability and food security, and briefly outlines how these concepts have evolved in recent years within the field of fisheries (in line with the rest of the development literature). The second section reviews the actual and potential contri

Author: David Bigman
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: methodology, application, alleviation, poverty, targeting, geographical
Number of Pages: 322
Published: 2000
ISBN-10: 0821346253
ISBN-13: 9780821346259

" many developing countries, there are large differences in economic conditions and the standard of living between regions, and even between communities within the same region. In many countries, poverty has a clear geographic dimension, since the poor are often concentrated in pockets of poverty. Therefore, the design of poverty alleviation policies must also have a signficant spatial component."Although development projects are carefully designed and meticulously evaluated for cost effectiveness and benefits, too many of them are not sufficiently targeted geographically. The growing avai

Author: William D. Sunderlin
Publisher: CIFOR
Keywords: vietnam, forests, alleviation, poverty
Number of Pages: 84
Published: 2005
ISBN-10: 9793361573
ISBN-13: 9789793361574

Author: Unknown
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: poverty, alleviation, paternalism
Number of Pages: 46

Author: Rahul Mudgal
Publisher: Sarup & Sons
Keywords: development, rural, alleviation, poverty
Number of Pages: 375
Published: 2006-01-01
ISBN-10: 8176256560
ISBN-13: 9788176256568
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