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DRN 1996 Vol. XIV No. 1-c: Solutions that Work: A Strategy to Fight Poverty

The World Bank’s (WB) commitment to reduce poverty remains at the top of its agenda. In support of the government’s social reform agenda, WB assistance strategies for the Philippines include a more visible and intensive poverty alleviation effort. The author shares her thoughts in a Pulong Saliksikan held last December 14, 1995. With the belief that since the bank has years of experience in poverty alleviation schemes, then it has a major role to play in the country’s effort to dispel poverty.

Philippine Institute for Development Studies
Authors Keywords
Jorgensen, Erika; poverty alleviation; urban poor; poverty; education;
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