The rural support programmes in Pakistan
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The rural support programmes in Pakistan methods for assessment of cost and impact by Mahmood Hasan Khan

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Published by Rural Support Programmes Network in Islamabad .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Chiefly statistical tables.

Statement[Mahmood Hasan Khan].
ContributionsRural Support Programmes Network (Pakistan)
The Physical Object
Pagination84 p. :
Number of Pages84
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23836513M
LC Control Number2009361272

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This is the fourth independent evaluation by the World Bank of the Aga Khan Rural Support Program (AKRSP) in northern Pakistan. This book assesses the development outcome of both the Aga Khan Rural Support Program since the program's initiation in as well as the 5-year period since the last evaluation in It concentrates on four program components community organizations.   According to Bashir Anjum, social sector specialist at the Rural Support Programmes Network (RSPN), this led to the reopening of closed schools, appointment of . Pakistan is basically an agricultural country. Its rural areas and the population continue to be the mainstay of economy. Agriculture is the largest sector in the economy contributing 25 percent.   This explains why lingering rural poverty and unsustainable urban migration have become major problems for both Pakistan and India. Published in The Express Tribune, June 8 th,

The Rural Support Programmes Network (RSPN) consists of ten member Rural Support Programmes (RSPs) that espouse a common approach to rural development: social mobilisation. Social mobilisation centres on the belief that poor people have an innate potential to help themselves, that they can better manage their limited resources if they organise. Rural development depends on sustained growth as rural income is primarily derived from agriculture and has the capacity to meet the cost of any development programme. In Pakistan, a number of. The Punjab Rural Support Programme (PRSP) was incorporated, in November , as a company set up under section 42 of the companies Act, The company's Registration Number is and National Tax Number is The main objective of the company is to develop the rural area, support and subsidize means, programms, plans and scheme. "In India, the Aga Khan Rural Support Programme has worked w farmers to help them reduce agriculture costs. The program trained farmers to prepare and use organic fertilizers, and to professionally market them for additional income. Fifty female farmers have been trained as micro-entrepreneurs, and they are producing and selling.

This study examines a particularly successful rural development program: the partnership of the Aga Khan Rural Support Program (AKRSP) and the small farmers of northern Pakistan. The Aga Khan Rural Support Program was established in to act as a catalyst for the development of rural people living in the high mountain valleys of the Himalayas, Karakorum, and Hindu Kush. Agriculture and the Rural Economy in Pakistan: Issues, Outlooks, and Policy Priorities seeks to answer these questions by examining the performance of both agriculture and the rural economy. The authors identify several measures that can promote agricultural productivity growth as well as wider economic and social development.   Current Rural Development Program in Pakistan are running by all 3 sector, Government, Non Governmental Organizations and Private Multinational sector, Please tell us, where you want to join the program in which region of Pakistan then we discuss in detail. Rural Support Programmes Network (RSPN) Pakistan, Islamabad, Pakistan. 89K likes. RSPN and its partner RSPs involve poor communities in improved management and /5(18).