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Implementing the agriculture and the food security strategy in Rwanda

United Nations. Development Programme.

Implementing the agriculture and the food security strategy in Rwanda

a pro-poor approach

by United Nations. Development Programme.

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Published by The Programme in Kigali .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rwanda.,
  • Rwanda
    • Subjects:
    • Agriculture and state -- Rwanda.,
    • Food supply -- Government policy -- Rwanda.,
    • Poor -- Nutrition -- Government policy -- Rwanda.,
    • Produce trade -- Government policy -- Rwanda.,
    • Export marketing -- Rwanda.,
    • Cash crops -- Rwanda -- Marketing.,
    • Agricultural assistance -- Rwanda.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementUnited Nations Development Programme.
      ContributionsUnited Nations Development Programme.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD2127.5.Z8 I47 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationii, 27 p. ;
      Number of Pages27
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6814877M
      LC Control Number00284822

      Rwanda has scaled-up public investments to support agriculture interventions through Crop Intensification Programme (CIP) focusing to improve agriculture infrastructures through the 1 This Second Economic Development and Poverty Reduction Strategy (EDPRS 2) . ‘An extraordinary study of the state-directed commercialization of Rwandan agriculture. In this nuanced account, Huggins reworks the contemporary agrarian question.’ Philip McMichael, author of Food Regimes and Agrarian Questions ‘An in-depth analysis of Rwanda’s problematic rural reengineering project. Feed the Future, the U.S. government’s global hunger and food security initiative, is a $ billion commitment to support countrydriven approaches to address the root causes of poverty, hunger and undernutrition.


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