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close this bookStrategies for Alleviating Poverty in Rural Asia (Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies Dhaka - ILO, 1985, 346 p.)
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close this folderPART ONE: AN OVERVIEW
close this folderStrategies for Alleviating Poverty in Rural Asia, by Rizwanul Islam and Eddy Lee
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View the document1. The Background: A Summary of Trends in Rural Poverty in Selected Asian Countries
View the document2. Alternative Strategies for Poverty Alleviation
View the document3. The State and Poverty Alleviation
close this folder4. An Overview of Selected Anti-Poverty Policies in Rural Asia
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View the documentLand policies
View the documentPolicies for strengthening the asset-base and increasing the productivity of the poor
View the documentEmployment creation schemes
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close this folderPART TWO: AN ANALYSIS
close this folderRural Poverty in Asia: Analysis and Policy Alternatives, by Keith Griffin
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View the documentUnderdevelopment in an Historical Context
View the documentDomestic Class Structures and the State
View the documentThe State and Domestic Policy
close this folderPolicy Approaches
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View the documentThe balance of political power
View the documentThe distribution of productive assets
View the documentThe distribution of the flow of income
View the documentThe pattern of investment
close this folderPART THREE: COUNTRY CASE STUDIES
close this folderAn Evaluation of Selected Policies and Programmes for the Alleviation of Rural Poverty in Bangladesh, by Qazi Kholiquzzaman Ahmad and Mahabub Hossain
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View the document1. Basic Features of the Bangladesh Economy
close this folder2. Absolute Rural Poverty in Bangladesh - Incidence and Causes2
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View the document2.1 Incidence
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close this folder3. Anti-Poverty Policies
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View the document3.2 The food for work programme
View the document3.3 The Grameen bank1
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close this folderAn Evaluation of Policies and Programmes for the Alleviation of Rural Poverty in India, by D. Bandyopadhyay
View the document1. An Overview of the Situation Regarding Poverty and Income Distribution
View the document2. General Approach towards Poverty Alleviation in the Sixth Five Year Plan.
View the document3. Integrated Rural Development Programme (IRDP): A Programme for Income Generation through Asset Endowment and Skill Formation
View the document4. Works Programme for the Creation of Supplementary Employment Opportunities: National Rural Employment Programme (NREP)
View the document5. Local Level Administrative Arrangements for the Implementation of Anti-Poverty Programmes.
View the document6. Role of Organisations of Rural Poor in Promoting Anti-Poverty Programme
close this folderAnti-Poverty Policies in Rural Nepal, by Mahesh Banskota
View the document1. Introduction
close this folder2. Dimensions of Rural Poverty
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View the document2.1 Food availability and consumption
View the document2.2 Income levels
View the document2.3 Employment levels
View the document2.4 Inequality
View the document2.5 Consumer durables
View the document3. Anti-Poverty Targets and Policies: An Overview
close this folder4. The Small Farmer Development Programme
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View the document4.1 Borrowing and repayment
View the document4.2 Assets and income
View the document4.3 Access to food
View the document4.4 Problems and policy implications
close this folderRural Poverty and Anti-Poverty Policies in Pakistan, by M. Shaukat Ali
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View the document1. Some Basic Facts about Rural Pakistan
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View the document3.1 Land reforms
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View the document5. Conclusions
close this folderRural Poverty and Operation Land Transfer in the Philippines, by Mahar Mangahas
View the document1. Economic Policy and the Rural Setting
close this folder2. Techniques of Poverty Monitoring
View the document2.1 Poverty as undernutrition
View the document2.2 Poverty as inadequate purchasing power: DAP and World Bank approaches
View the document2.3 People’s perception of poverty
close this folder3. Operation Land Transfer and Poverty Alleviation
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View the document3.1 Coverage of operation land transfer
View the document3.2 Intentions of presidential decree no. 27
View the document3.3 Land reform and agricultural productivity
View the document3.4 Operation land transfer and farm income
View the document3.5 Monitoring the benefits from OLT: headcount
View the document3.6 Monitoring the benefits from OLT: valuation
View the document3.7 On the new rural stratification
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close this folderAn Evaluation of Policies and Programmes for the Alleviation of Poverty in Sri Lanka, by Piyasiri Wickramasekara
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close this folder1. Profile of poverty in Sri Lanka
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View the document1.1 Trends in absolute poverty
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close this folder2. Overview of Anti-poverty Policies
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View the document2.1 Land policies
View the document2.2 District integrated rural development programme
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View the document2.4 General minimum needs programmes
close this folder3. Evaluation of Selected Anti-poverty Programmes
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View the document3.1 The food subsidy and the rice ration scheme
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View the document4. Concluding Observations
close this folderPART FOUR: PROCEEDINGS OF A REGIONAL SEMINAR
View the documentProceedings of the Regional Seminar on Monitoring Poverty and Anti-Poverty Policies in Rural Asia, 7-9 April 1984, Dhaka, Bangladesh
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