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alternative_adjustment_programmes [2008/02/28 22:07]
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 ^  Neoliberal adjustment programme ​                                 ^  Alternative adjustment programme ​                                | ^  Neoliberal adjustment programme ​                                 ^  Alternative adjustment programme ​                                |
-^  ​===== Agricultural Policy ​=====                                                                                                                ||+^  Agricultural Policy ​                                                                                                               ||
 |  **Market-based pricing and free trade** ​                         |  **Agricultural policy aimed at peasants and women** ​              | |  **Market-based pricing and free trade** ​                         |  **Agricultural policy aimed at peasants and women** ​              |
 | Emphasis on creating unfettered markets by removing government interference. Achieved by: eliminating marketing boards, subsidies, tariffs, and by currency devaluation to make agriculture for export more competitive. | Government actively promotes the agricultural sector but the purpose of agricultural development is to improve the position of women and peasants. Therefore priority policies include: land reform, improvement of access to agricultural inputs and credit for peasants and women, stabilisation of prices. | | Emphasis on creating unfettered markets by removing government interference. Achieved by: eliminating marketing boards, subsidies, tariffs, and by currency devaluation to make agriculture for export more competitive. | Government actively promotes the agricultural sector but the purpose of agricultural development is to improve the position of women and peasants. Therefore priority policies include: land reform, improvement of access to agricultural inputs and credit for peasants and women, stabilisation of prices. |
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