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political economy of hunger in Zimbabwe

Thomas D. Shopo

political economy of hunger in Zimbabwe

by Thomas D. Shopo

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Published by Publications Office, ZIDS in Harare .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Zimbabwe.
    • Subjects:
    • Food supply -- Zimbabwe.,
    • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Zimbabwe.,
    • Agriculture and state -- Zimbabwe.,
    • Nutrition policy -- Zimbabwe.,
    • Diet -- Zimbabwe.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Thomas D. Shopo.
      SeriesWorking paper ;, no. 2, Working paper (Zimbabwe Institute of Development Studies) ;, no. 2.
      ContributionsZimbabwe Institute of Development Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9017.Z552 S56 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination88 p. :
      Number of Pages88
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2371422M
      LC Control Number86980433

      People Reached by Food Security and Livelihoods Programs. Since its independence in , Zimbabwe has experienced a tense political environment and an unstable economy. To tackle its financial challenges, the country is creating initiatives to rejuvenate the economy, including replacing the national currency with the American dollar for international trade. The Political Economy of Hunger: Volume 1: Entitlement and Well-Being (W I D E R Studies in Development Economics) Jean Dreze, Amartya Sen This volume is the first of three addressing a wide range of policy issues relating to the role of public action in combating hunger .

      The root causes of hunger in Zimbabwe: an overview of the nature, causes, and effects of hunger, and strategies to combat hunger Sam Moyo, Nelson P. Moyo, Rene Lowenson Publications Office, ZIDS, - Medical - 89 pages. Book Description. The Political Economy of Africa addresses the real possibilities for African development in the coming decades when seen in the light of the continent’s economic performance over the last half-century. This involves an effort to emancipate our thinking from the grip of western economic models that have often ignored Africa’s diversity in their rush to peddle simple.

      The situation in Zimbabwe resembles that of many countries in Sub-Saharan Africa experiencing increasing conflict and instability after rising debt levels, and the introduction of structural adjustment and governance conditionalities weakened the national economy, narrowed state capacities and political options. The state isFile Size: KB.   Nearly million people in Zimbabwe are in urgent need of humanitarian assistance, nearly half of them children. The aid organization is hoping to stave off the potential for mass starvation in.


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