This is one of a number of PLOW learning resources designed to support
the professional development of DFID livelihoods advisers. Each learning
resource comprises an overview of the subject in a briefing note; key
texts; a summary of recent policy debates; points on where to find other
resources; and a glossary of key terms used in the briefing note. This
briefing note looks at (1) Contributions of agriculture to pro-poor
growth; (2) Necessary Conditions for pro-poor agricultural growth; and
(3) Policies for pro-poor agricultural growth.
This resource was produced by the Programme of Advisory and Support
Services (PASS) in partnership with Livelihoods Connect at the Institute
of Development Studies (IDS). PASS was a Resource Centre for Livelihoods
Advisers that was funded by DFID and managed by HTSPE Limited. The
Resource Centre closed in 2007.
Dorwood, A.; Harvey, J. PLOW learning resource: Agriculture and pro-poor growth. Programme of Advisory and Support Services (PASS), Hemel Hempstead, UK (2005) 12 pp.