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Poverty Reduction Strategy and Reliability – a Case Study of Ghana

The Reliability of Poverty Reduction Strategy in Africa

LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing (2012-08-16 )

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ISBN-13:

978-3-659-21193-5

ISBN-10:
3659211931
EAN:
9783659211935
Book language:
English
Blurb/Shorttext:
Can Poverty be eliminated or reduced in Ghana. Ghana Poverty Reduction Strategy (GPRS) has been a major policy that has been embarked by the World Bank and International Monetary Fund as an adjunct to Structural Adjustment Programme imposed on developing countries including Ghana. The Structural Adjustment Programme has been regarded by many economic commentators as a failure because it placed much emphasis on reduction of public spending. This has led to the growth of new emphasis on participatory development in an attempt to reduce poverty. This work analyses the extent of participatory research that has been used in producing the Ghana Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) document, and the effectiveness of the different stakeholder views. The Ghana Poverty Reduction was meant to be participatory which would invariably empower the poor to participate in the development processes that affect their lives. Based on Participatory action research and desk study of a district in Ghana, the paper argues that the communities were not properly consulted for the projects that affect their lives. It placed much emphasis on participation as an important tool in research
Publishing house:
LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing
Website:
https://www.lap-publishing.com/
By (author) :
Charles Akomea-Bonsu
Number of pages:
140
Published at:
2012-08-16
Stock:
Available
Category:
Other
Price:
59.00 €
Keywords:
poverty, poverty alleviation, Ghana Poverty Reduction Strategy, Structural Adjusment Programm

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