Improving Income among Rural Poor

Strategic Guidelines for Sida Support to Market-Based Rural Poverty Reduction / Improving Income among Rural Poor is crucial in addressing poverty and should be one of Sida's foci in support of rural poverty alleviation. Gainful participation in markets is the means is the means to achive this end. This document outlines a set of strategic guidelines for how Sida more effectively could address improvements of income among rural poor in its development support. It is presented as a position paper in the sense that it reflects our current thinking and knowledge on the subject.