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Cover for Evolving swidden farming patterns in the Lao PDR: when policy reverses historically mobile ways of life to impose permanently settled livelihoods.

This chapter describes how swidden farmers in Laos bore the brunt of the implementation of a rural-development model that aimed to stabilize agriculture by grouping and permanently resettling itinerant farmers. The chapter discusses: (i) the rural development policies and programmes from 1975 to...

Author(s)
Chazée, L.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391797)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Government policy for agriculture and rural areas.

This chapter deals with the problems agriculture and the rural economy faces and the policies used to tackle them. It starts from a general review of why governments wish to interfere with the running of the economy, and discusses the four basic stages of the policy process. The chapter then moves...

Author(s)
Hill, B.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644752)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The effects of EU integration on a transitioning economy.

This chapter examines Albanian agricultural and rural development policy in the context of the EU integration process. It discusses: the strategic framework for agriculture and rural development; the implementation of national agricultural and rural development support schemes; and the alignment...

Author(s)
Schaefer, B.; Cela, R.; Marku, S.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641003)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Overview of agricultural, rural and structural policies.

This chapter explains the principles and mechanisms of the Serbian agricultural market and rural development policies, and discusses recent reforms. By doing so this chapter provides insights into the consistency of the Serbian with the EU agricultural, rural and structural policies. The chapter...

Author(s)
Berkum, S. van; Bogdanov, N.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641454)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Expected consequences for Serbia and the EU of Serbia accessing the EU.

This chapter draws on the previous chapters of the report in order to derive the likely consequences for Serbia's agricultural and agri-food sectors should it become an EU member in five to seven years. Three groups of issues are explored in this chapter. The first set of issues relates to Serbia's ...

Author(s)
Berkum, S. van; Bogdanov, N.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641454)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Public policies and geographical indications.

This chapter sets out to widen the debate on geographical indications (GIs), situating protection policies in the EU in the broader context of the public policies with which they are more or less directly involved. First, after presenting the historical and geographical justifications behind GI...

Author(s)
Barjolle, D.; Sylvander, B.; Thévenod-Mottet, E.
ISBN
2011 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845933524)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Sustainable poverty reduction in less-favoured areas.

The 19 chapters included in this book provide an overview of research conducted within the framework of the collaborative research programme on 'Regional Food Security Policies for Natural Resource Management and Sustainable Economies' (RESPONSE). The programme aimed to identify strategic options...

Author(s)
Ruben, R.; Pender, J.; Kuyvenhoven, A.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845932770)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Gender and rural politics: an overview.

This chapter presents an overview of emerging rural political structures and women's involvement in rural politics, including in rural development initiatives and in rural/agricultural policy formation.

Author(s)
Shortall, S.
ISBN
2006 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851990309)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Starter Pack in rural development strategies.

This chapter examines the potential of the Starter Pack programme to support longer-term pro-poor growth in Malawi. Sections examine: (i) critical constraints to economic growth in rural Malawi; (ii) short- and long-term policies for food security, poverty reduction and economic growth; (iii) the...

Author(s)
Dorward, A.; Kydd, J.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851990088)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The players and the policy issues.

This chapter examines the political, policy and institutional background to the decision to implement the Starter Pack programme in Malawi in 1998, and looks at how the subsequent evolution of the policy and political context affected the programme. It suggests that the favourable initial...

Author(s)
Potter, H.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851990088)
Type
Book chapter

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