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Key messages on tackling chronic poverty


Tackling chronic poverty: The policy implications of research on chronic poverty and poverty dynamics was produced at the end of the CPRC’s ten year research and policy engagement process, to summarise the key messages on how to include the poorest in development on good terms.

The CPRC reveals that tackling chronic poverty involves a somewhat different set of policies and programmes additional to the orthodox, internationally accepted set.

But because of rapidly emerging knowledge of what works for the poorest – tackling chronic poverty can now be done: through social protection, human development for the hard to reach, pro-poorest economic growth, and progressive social change towards the ‘good society’.

Read the report and policy brief now.