Poverty reduction


  • [Infography] The results of the action of AFD in 2013

    Economic growth is essential for generating employment and the resources necessary for economic development and poverty reduction. AFD projects in developing countries and Overseas France support this growth by offering a wide range of financial tools that are tailored to the needs of economic stakeholders
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  • Press Releases

    Over time, we have nevertheless seen that the approach focused excessively on a handful of social sectors (particularly health and education) and neglected economic growth, a key factor in long-term poverty reduction. They have also underestimated the environmental challenges, which are increasingly becoming obstacles to achieving the poverty reduction targets
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  • General budget support program (support to PARPA)

    The multi-donors program of General Budget Support (GBS) is a common fund of resources aimed at supporting the national strategy of fight against poverty named PARP (Plano de Acção para a Redução da Pobreza), which in Mozambique is considered as a SDPR (Strategic Document for Poverty Reduction). The program is a harmonised dialogue mechanism on public policies with the Mozambican authorities and an instrument to support and monitor reforms
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    Poverty reduction targets and the context of decentralization and administrative reform led the Niamey Urban Community (NUC) to design a project with AFD comprising three components: a component for structuring road infrastructure on a city scale, a component for local urban infrastructure and facilities for the city' s five new municipalities and a component to support NUC and improve urban management
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  • 3 questions to

    Poverty reduction strategies are evaluated using the rigour of clinical trials. New ideas and old solutions are evaluated in the field which makes it possible to identify the policies that are effective and those that are not
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    The MTDF is a budget planning instrument for the implementation of a Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper or a sectoral programme, generally fixed for three or five years... Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) :the PRSP initiative was launched at the end of 1999 by the World Bank and IMF in relation to the Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative (HIPC)
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    The MTDF is a budget planning instrument for the implementation of a Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper or a sectoral programme, generally fixed for three or five years... Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) :the PRSP initiative was launched at the end of 1999 by the World Bank and IMF in relation to the Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative (HIPC)
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    The MTDF is a budget planning instrument for the implementation of a Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper or a sectoral programme, generally fixed for three or five years... Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) :the PRSP initiative was launched at the end of 1999 by the World Bank and IMF in relation to the Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative (HIPC)
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    The MTDF is a budget planning instrument for the implementation of a Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper or a sectoral programme, generally fixed for three or five years... Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) :the PRSP initiative was launched at the end of 1999 by the World Bank and IMF in relation to the Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative (HIPC)
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    The MTDF is a budget planning instrument for the implementation of a Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper or a sectoral programme, generally fixed for three or five years... Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP... PRSPs subsequently became a prerequisite for all poor countries benefiting from either International Development Association (IDA) concessional loans, IMF-Facility loans for growth and poverty reduction, or multi-donor global budget support programmes. (AFD
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