The national government, through the Luang Namtha provincial government, requested assistance through ADB to inaugurate sustainable approaches for reducing poverty and to introduce proactive measures to enable local communities to partake of the potential economic advantages of Route 3 upgrading, while shielding them from the potentially adverse impacts of rapid modernization.
The Project focuses on the development of sedentarized and intensified agro-forestry livelihood systems that will lift farm family awareness and productivity sufficiently to enable confident and equitable engagement in the economic opportunities afforded by Route 3 upgrading.
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|Sustainable Agroforestry Systems for Livelihood Enhancement of the Rural Poor||Dec 2004|
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