Reaching the rural poor

a renewed strategy for rural development
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World Bank , Washington, DC
Rural development -- Developing countries, Rural poor -- Services for -- Developing countries, Rural development projects -- Developing countries, Agricultural development projects -- Developing coun
ContributionsHaan, C. de
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LC ClassificationsHN981.C6 C73 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxxx, 174 p. :
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Open LibraryOL15399159M
ISBN 100821354590
LC Control Number2003057693

Inlending for agricultural projects was the lowest in the Bank's history. The new strategy is results oriented: "Reaching the Rural Poor" stresses practice, implementation, monitoring, and empowerment of the people it is designed to help.

Reaching the rural poor - a renewed strategy for rural development - a summary (Arabic) Abstract "From Vision to Action", the Bank's previous rural development strategy launched inhad a decisive influence on global thinking - but disappointing results on the ground. The world confronts major challenges in rural development as it enters the 21st century.

Most of the world's poverty is in rural areas, and will remain so, yet there is a pro-urban bias in most countries' development strategies, and in their allocation of public investment funds.

Rural people, and ethnic minorities, in particular, have little political clout to influence public policy to. the World Bank’s Rural Development Strategy,Reaching the Rural Poor.

The Rural Development Strategy for the Middle East and North Africa Region was prepared through a process of active participation of many individuals and institutions and consultations in and outside the Region.

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The world confronts major challenges in rural development as it enters the 21st century. Most of the world’s poverty is in rural areas, and will remain so, yet there is a pro-urban bias in most countries’ development strategies, and in their allocation of public investment funds.

Reaching the Rural Poor: A Renewed Strategy for Rural. Downloadable. "From Vision to Action", the Bank's previous rural development strategy launched inhad a decisive influence on global thinking - but disappointing results on the ground. Inlending for agricultural projects was the lowest in the Bank's history.

The new strategy is results oriented: "Reaching the Rural Poor" stresses practice, implementation, monitoring, and. Reaching the Rural Poormakes broad-based economic growth its primary objective.

Rural poverty is as diverse as are the rural poor in their livelihood strategies, but in most of the poorest developing countries agriculture is the main source of rural economic growth.

That is why improved agricultural productivity and growth are. Aravind Eye Care Systems (Aravind) had started setting up vision centers (VC) in and 51 VCs were operational by March The location for each VC was chosen to ensure easy access for ab people across 15 to 20 villages within a km radial distance.

There are also expectations that RPOs can serve as an effective means of reaching the rural poor, and can provide a partner for state programs and non-governmental projects to improve rural welfare and livelihoods (Collion and Rondot,World Bank, ).Cited by: Get this from a library.

Reaching the rural poor: a renewed strategy for rural development. One such journalist is the New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof, who grew up tending sheep on a small family farm in rural Oregon in the s and ’70s.

In “Tightrope: Americans Reaching Author: Sarah Smarsh. Poverty in the rural United States by Paul Dudenhefer An article in the Summer issue of Focus, "On Not Reaching the Rural Poor: Urban Bias in Poverty Policy," stated that researchers know "astonishingly little" about the economic and social aspects of rural life.' Thirteen years later, this may still be the case.

On not reaching the rural poor: Urban bias in poverty policy In a country where for many generations the virtues of ru- ral life have appeared to be at the heart of the national ethos, there currently exists astonishingly little hard infor- mation about critical economic and.

Get this from a library. Reaching the rural poor: a renewed strategy for rural development. [Csaba Csáki; Cees de Haan] -- Annotation Most of the world's poverty is in rural areas, and will remain so, yet there is a pro-urban bias in most countries' development strategies.

This book outlines a holistic and spatial. Reaching the Rural. Poor, in October. was motivated. a sharp decline in Bank Group lending for agriculture and rural development as well as a slowing of analytical work directed to this sector.

The. new strategy outlined a detailed program for. Kristof, who himself grew up in rural America, describes the lives of his schoolmates and neighbors in a way only someone from such a background could possibly express. Understanding that awful mix of tremendous disadvantage and poor life choices that make up the lives of the generationally poor alone makes the book worth reading/5().

Reaching out to the Poor: The Unfinished Rural Revolution: Business Development Books @ ed by: 5. reaching the rural poor through agricultural cooperatives in mongolia Article in Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics 88(3) September with 92 Reads How we measure 'reads'.

The revised action-oriented strategy provides guidelines and focal points for enhancing the effectiveness of the World Bank's rural development ng the Rural Poor: A Renewed Strategy for Rural Development (Paperback)Brand: Csaba Csaki.

Reaching the Rural Poor. Article The book examines both macroeconomic and microeconomic phenomena and contains wide range of case studies. Skilfully exposing the Author: Csaba Csaki. Reaching and Revitalizing Rural America Overcoming misconceptions, and answering the call. which are highest among poor and rural populations.

The voices of those who have a passion for reaching rural communities. Reaching for the Sky presents a model of gender transformative education and demonstrates what is possible when the rights of girls and women are the heart and soul of Author: Urvashi Sahni.

Recent gains in microfinance have yet to reach the majority of the rural poor in developing countries. Additionally, a market gap exists for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) caught between microfinance and corporate by: Tightrope: Americans Reaching for Hope.

Nicholas D. Kristof (Goodreads Author), Sheryl WuDunn (Goodreads Author) Rating details 1, ratings reviews. The Pulitzer Prize-winning authors of the acclaimed, best-selling Half the Sky now issue a plea--deeply personal and told through the lives of real Americans--to address the /5.

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Over the past 15 years, the experience of credit unions in francophone West Africa, Ecuador, Madagascar and the Philippines and rural banks in Ghana shows that adding group-based microfinance (vill Cited by: 6.

Nine million people in the United States live in rural poverty. This large segment of the population has generally been overlooked even as considerable attention, and social conscience, is directed to the alleviation of urban poverty. This timely, needed volume focuses on poor, rural people in poor, rural settings.

Rural poverty is not confined to one section of the country or to one ethnic. Reaching the Rich World’s Poorest Consumers to resolve transportation issues for poor people. In rural areas without public transportation, that.

Downloadable (with restrictions). This paper focuses on the cooperative sector in central Mongolia. Its aim is to provide new insights into the role and importance of cooperatives among poor rural populations. We analyse cooperatives' inclusiveness of smaller herders and farmers and cooperatives' governance structures.

The research is based on data collected in selected Author: Marketa Hilliova, Jiri Hejkrlik, Jana Mazancova, Tserendavaa Tseren. Poverty Monitoring in Rural China Dr. XIAN Zude Director General, Rural Survey Organization, National Bureau of Statistics, P.R.

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China 1. Poverty Monitoring System for rural China As a part of the endeavor of poverty reduction of government, National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) of China has paid a great attention on poverty Size: 47KB. In Reaching and Teaching Students in Poverty: Strategies for Erasing the Opportunity Gap, Paul C.

Gorski, the founder of EdChange and an associate professor of integrative studies at “ That’s what I heard growing up, the son of a mother from poor Appalachian stock and a father from middle class Detroit/5.poor in urban and rural communities.

Studies show that ruralites have more negative attitudes toward poverty and receiving government assistance than urbanites (Larson ; Osgood ). Similarly, Rank and Hirschl () claim that the stigma of poverty is greater in rural areas than large cities.

Because the rural poor live where poverty is seen. Adarsh Credit Co-op Reaches India's Rural Poor With Mobile Tech. was reaching out to poor people, particularly in southern India, where he was from.

His book, "The Fortune at the Bottom of the Author: Tom Groenfeldt.