By Nwanz Okidegbe
This sourcebook offers functional information to policymakers and application planners in international locations and to improvement organizations on tips to perform or help an agricultural zone program—from preliminary discussions, to constructing this system suggestion, to securing huge stakeholder involvement, to implementation. It explains the explanations why international locations may need to adopt a region or subsector application and describes the stipulations which could support make sure the program's good fortune; presents info on find out how to formulate a zone technique and convey approximately institutional reforms; makes a speciality of middle public area actions in response to a close expenditure overview; and indicates methods of encouraging donors to interact less than the management of the accomplice state govt.
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Gaining the support of the key government ministries and politicians would be essential before full preparations start: ways to achieve that will vary among countries and sectors. It is likely to be easier to gain such support where there has been a positive experience with a sector program. In the Africa region, the sector program concept has been extensively discussed in various fora of the Special Program of Assistance and now has broad support, at least among policymakers and high level managers of development assistance.
Focusing the initial ASP on activities that do not require long gestation periods to prepare. Sometimes, it may be advisable to start with a few core activities and expand the scope as capacity is built up.
Consequently, the relationship between program expenditures (for example, rural investment funds) and their outcomes (for example, increased investment by the rural poor) should be the basis for allocating resources to achieve socially desirable outcomes. The allocations for capital and recurrent expenditures should be analyzed in an integrated manner. This addresses the shortcomings of traditional capital-led 5 Based on Pradhan, 1996. Page 11 budgeting, which often leaves insufficient funds for recurrent costs, and which results in the crowding out of nonwage operations and maintenance by wage expenditures.
Agriculture Sector Programs: Sourcebook (World Bank Technical Paper) by Nwanz Okidegbe