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Republic of Madagascar :, Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper: Annual Progress Report for 2007 and First Semester of 2008

The report examines the annual report of Madagascar’s Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper. Madagascar’s economic situation has been characterized by steady growth estimated at 5.0 percent on average against an average annual demographic growth rate of 2.8 percent. However, the living standard of the population as captured by the indicators related to the big objectives of the Madagascar Action Plan has not kept up with this pace. The organic law on public finances and the new code of public procurements have become more effective
Table Of Contents
Cover; SUMMARY; Executive summary; Implementation of the MAP; Situation of the Indicators related to Big Objectives; List of graphs; Graph 1: Economic growth rate, inflation rate, and gross investment rate; Graph 2: Poverty Ration, GDP/Capita (USD); Graph 3: Developments of HDI and SHDI; Graph 4: Life expectancy at birth; Graph 5: HDI-SHDI per province in 2005; Graph 6: Estimated ratio of income Men/Women; Graph 7: Literacy and Enrollment Rates; Graph 8: Literacy Rates by Gender; Commitment 1: Responsible Governance; List of tables; Table 1: Share of the budget allocated to the Communes
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non fiction
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1 online resource (170 p.)
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