The Government of Vietnamís
Comprehensive Poverty Reduction and Growth Strategy (CPRGS)
market-based approach to rural development contributes directly to the poverty
reduction objectives established by the government of Vietnam in cooperation
with multilateral and bilateral donors. The Government of Vietnamís recently
developed Comprehensive Poverty Reduction and Growth Strategy (CPRGS) seeks to
ensure that rural areas share the benefits of Vietnamís economic growth. The
CPRGS sets ambitious growth and development targets for all of Vietnam and
emphasizes the importance of stimulating the private sector.
its experience making markets work for the rural poor, IDE Vietnam has
capabilities and expertise directly relevant to achieving the rural development
objectives of the CPRGS:
IDEís approach to implementing projects achieves
significant geographic and programmatic impact with given resources by
stimulating investment from both farmers and the private sector, and by working
closely with government partners.
Rural marketing builds demand for products
and services among poor families to the level where the local private sector can
profitably and sustainably serve the poor.