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The Gambia :, Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Abstract
This paper discusses Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) 2007–11 for The Gambia. PRSP II builds on the long-term development Vision 2020 of The Gambia. It also takes cognizance of the fact that implementation of PRSP I suffered from revenue shortfalls as the IMF suspended its program with the Gambia. Consequently, PRSP II attempts to include interventions that were planned for PRSP I. PRSP II contains interventions and actions that have been well synchronized to ensure complimentarily, and the institutional and operational structures will also be streamlined to avoid duplication
Table Of Contents
Cover; CONTENTS; LIST OF ACRONYMS; FOREWORD; EXECUTIVE SUMMARY; 1 INTRODUCTION; 1.1 Background; 1.1.1 Review of PRSP 1: 2003-2005; 1.1.2 Focus of PRSP II: 2007-2011; Table 1: The Relation between Vision 2020, SPA II (PRSP I) and PRSP II; Table; 1.2 Political Commitment; 1.3 Structure of the PRSP II; 2 POVERTY IN THE GAMBIA: Situation, Causes and Cure; 2.1 Poverty Situation in The Gambia; 2.1.1 Poverty Definition and Understanding in The Gambia; 2.1.2 Quantitative Definition of Poverty; 2.1.3 Participatory qualitative definitions of Poverty; 2.1.4 Income Poverty; 2.1.5 Demography
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Physical Description
1 online resource (189 p.)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9781280897931

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