Category: 'rural'

Download File

SUBSCRIBER
123 KB

Sustainability of rural development projects – Best practices and lessons learned by IFAD in Asia

IFAD’s undertook a multiphased research process to provide guidance on sustainability, with the ultimate aim of ensuring the lasting development impact of IFAD-funded operations. The research study involved, a comprehensive desk review, followed by a series of case studies highlighting best practices, constraints and lessons learned in achieving sustainability in selected countries. This paper represents […]

Download File

SUBSCRIBER
123 KB

Gender and Rural Microfinance: Reaching and Empowering Women

This article looks at how microfinance is important for women’s empowerment. It focuses on how microfinance particularly in the rural areas is important for women who live there and do not have access to the economic markets. This article also shows how the empowerment of women economically can influence other sectors of society.