This paper examined unemployment in the developing countries: the causes, consequences and ical implications for Nigeria's Sustainable development. The issue of unemployment has caused great concern to both policy-makers and the general public.
This paper examined unemployment in the developing countries: the causes, consequences and ical implications for Nigeria's Sustainable development. The economic factors identified to be responsible for the increasing unemployment rate in Nigeria, include the legacy of colonial rule, the emergence of crude oil, gas and consumption pattern. Social causes include rural-urban migration, demographic, educational, political and ethnic factors.
Rural poverty in developing countries is continuously realized
Rural poverty in developing countries is continuously realized. Currently, agriculture's role in poverty reduction is less than the oil industry. Food security, poverty, starvation is dependent on agriculture. Rural poverty is high social costs. Some reasons for rural agricultural development, including partial and. Rural development became the women's social task as a complementary and supportive contribution to agricultural modernisation. Executive Summary The rural poor in developing countries are often at a competitive disadvantage in the wider economy because of deep and persistent market, state and institutional failures.
International Cooperation and Development. Building partnerships for change in developing countries. The livestock sector contributes to economic and social development as well as to food security. Due to its strong positive interrelations with agricultural production, livestock production is generally an integral part of farming systems. Activities are aimed, more specifically, at
Political economy - Political economy - Historical development: Political economy is. .
Political economy - Political economy - Historical development: Political economy is a very old subject of intellectual inquiry but a relatively young academic discipline. Political economy is a very old subject of intellectual inquiry but a relatively young academic discipline. Political economy emerged as a distinct field of study in the mid-18th century, largely as a reaction to mercantilism, when the Scottish philosophers Adam Smith (1723–90) and David Hume (1711–76) and the French economist François Quesnay (1694–1774) began to approach this study in systematic rather than piecemeal terms.
Thus development of agriculture sector is also relevant on political and social grounds. Agriculture provides employment opportunities for rural people on a large scale in underdeveloped and developing countries. It is an important source of livelihood. 10. Create Effective Demand: The development of agricultural sector would tend to increase the purchasing power of agriculturists which will help the growth of the non-agricultural sector of the country. Generally, landless workers and marginal farmers are engaged in non-agricultural jobs like handicrafts, furniture, textiles, leather, metal work, processing industries, and in other service sectors.
Most developing countries were once colonies of Europe or otherwise dominated by European or other foreign powers, and institutions created during the colonial period often had pernicious effects on development that in many cases have persisted to the present day.
Economic development is the process by which the economic well-being and quality of life of a nation, region or local community are improved
Economic development is the process by which the economic well-being and quality of life of a nation, region or local community are improved. The term has been used frequently in the 20th and 21st centuries, but the concept has existed in the West for centuries.
This study is thus structured as a discussion paper and focuses primarily on responsible agricultural investments in the context of land related investments in developing countries, primarily Africa. The discussion paper also aims at informing about and mobilizing interest for the rai process among the Swedish concerned public. Three cases relating to large scale land investments - - were thus selected for inclusion in which the investors or the co-investor are of Swedish origin.
Iyanatul Islam Chief, Country Employment Policy Unit, Employment .
Iyanatul Islam Chief, Country Employment Policy Unit, Employment Policy Department, International Labour Organization. Jomo Kwame Sundaram Assistant Director-General for Economic and Social Development, Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations. Minquan Liu Centre for Human and Economic Development Studies, Peking University, and Asian Development Bank Institute. Daniel Leigh International Monetary Fund. He notes that developing countries are still preoccupied with fiscal consolidation and inflation control and less focused on poverty reduction, employment creation and social protection.
Integrated rural development has become the focus of growth with equity policies in developing countries. 4 See Adelman, Irma and Morris, Cynthia . Economic Growth and Social Equity in Developing Countries (Stanford: Stanford University Press 1973), 152. Evaluations of development programs and plans over the past two decades indicate that little change can be achieved in developing societies through single purpose policy interventions and that diversified and integrated programs aimed at increasing agricultural productivity and dispersing directly productive and social overhead investments in rural regions are essential for socially equitable economic growth.