Enhance the understanding and knowledge of the effects of icts on poverty reduction and human development in africa in the context of this research agenda, a literature review was commissioned in order to better understand what has already been learnt, outline key areas of contention and highlight those fields where. In the recent years, an extensive body of literature has emerged on the definition, measurement and analyzing of urban poverty this paper provides a meaning and understanding for the term urban poverty and explores the concept of urban poverty, vulnerability, and urban poverty dynamics that underpin this meaning. Infrastructure and poverty alleviation cover note this document presents the results of a review of the literature on the poverty alleviation impact of increased access to infrastructure services in four sectors (energy, water and sanitation, information and communication technologies, and transportation) in the present. Financial sector development, economic growth, and poverty reduction: a literature review this paper reviews the theoretical and empirical literature on the role of financial sector development, with a view to deepening understanding of the rationale of development assistance to the financial sector of developing. Abstract the purpose of this study is to review the literature on the relationship between information and communication technology (ict), small and medium enterprises (smes) and poverty reduction the first dimension looks at the role of ict use in smes the second dimension investigates how the use. Inform the development of materials intended to support effective approaches to city and municipal planning and management, with a particular focus on poverty reduction through cdss the literature review is concerned not only with cdss themselves but also on the context within which they operate, the overall approach.
Abstract this paper summarizes the existing literature on the links between labor and poverty reduction the vast majority of studies find that more and better paid work is critical in lifting people out of poverty studies analyzing poverty dynamics and economic mobility find that improved returns to endowments, particularly. This paper aims to overview some of the existing literature on social protection mechanisms for the rural poor in the field of old-age protection and health protection as well as their possible effects on poverty reduction it examines shortcomings and difficulties in the provision of social protection mechanisms for the rural poor. Thesis while chapter 2 presents the conceptual framework and a detailed review of the relevant literature the conceptual framework consists of three parts: the key concepts such as microfinance and poverty, an original framework to analyse dimensions and dynamics of clientship, and the framework by dreze and sen.
This paper compares and contrasts rural livelihoods in uganda, kenya, tanzania and malawi, with a view to informing rural poverty reduction policies within poverty reduction strategy plans (prsps) low household incomes in rural areas of all countries are associated with low land and livestock holdings, high reliance. Review of literature 23 malik (2000) using data based on nsso from 1952 onwards showed that there was no long-term trend in poverty reduction from 1952-1973 but, thereafter up to 1986-87, a sharp decline in poverty has been observed the decline however at a lower rate has been reported to continue till 1989-90.
Literature review on poverty and transport focuses transport policies' implications for poverty reduction posted by talyaenriquez on 23 october 2014 - 12:25am shanghai- 22 october 2014 the partnership on sustainable, low carbon transport together with united nations human settlements programme ( un-habitat). This paper attempted to review related literatures to gauge the level of poverty, finding out failure of many initiatives taken so far and finally propose effective measures that can be initiated to overcome this phenomenon keywords: poverty alleviation and bangladesh 1 introduction bangladesh is still a low income. Literature review of studies on poverty in fishing communities and of lessons learned in using the sustainable livelihoods approach in poverty alleviation strategies and projects. We review the most recent (since 20001) empirical and theoretical literature on the determinants of sustained growth, poverty reduction and the effective use of development assistance, distinguishing between policies/institutions versus outcomes, underlying the areas of agreement and discussing the current controversies.
The undersigned certifies that he has read and hereby recommends for acceptance by the open university of tanzania a dissertation titled, “an assessment of savings and credit groups on poverty reduction: a case of rural households in north unguja”, in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of master of.
But what is the basis for the claim that the cooperative model has a potential to reduce poverty this paper presents a literature review of empirical research on cooperativesâ€™ potential to reduce poverty and finds substantial evidence to support this claim four different perspectives on this proposition are identified. There is growing awareness in canada of the importance of “place” in poverty reduction research shows that place matters in the quality of life for all citizens and the prosperity of nations.
1309-05 a critical review of rural poverty literature: is there truly a rural effect in this article we provide a critical review of the literature on rurality and poverty3 we examine studies that spatial boundaries (that the processes affecting poverty reduction act at a different level of spatial aggregation than counties or. Governance, institutions, growth and poverty reduction: a literature review published 1 january 2013 this paper explores the linkages between governance, institutions, economic growth and poverty reduction, as presented in the academic literature abbreviated summary of the findings of this paper: a poverty reduction. Design/methodology/approach we offer an integrative review of the literatures addressing the topic of innovation emerging from within developing countries we argue that a literature review that offers an initial conceptualisation and synthesis of the literature to date on the theme of innovation from within developing. Decent work and poverty eradication: literature review and two-country study a study for the decent work and labour standards forum january 2010 stuart bell and kirsten newitt ergon associates limited 8 coldbath square london ec1r 5hl wwwergononlinenet.