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Poverty Alleviation And National Development: Prospects And Challenges

Wara, S.T. and Ilaboya, I.R. and Hymore, F. K. (2008) Poverty Alleviation And National Development: Prospects And Challenges. Journal ofEI!I!ineering Ter.hnology and Economic Development (Multidisciplinary Journal/. pp. 59-71.

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Abstract

This paper attempts to explain the concept of poverty and the root causes of poverty in 'our society. The major focus is identifying the basic strategies for poverty reduction. The research investigation identifies among other things; the role of government, international and other donor organizations in alleviating poverty from our society. The contributions of entrepreneurial development as a vital tool for pqverty eradication were also studied coupled with an in-depth review of the fives basic factors of poverty. It was discovered that ignorance, disease, apathy and ot~ers, if properly handled and addressed will go a longer way in solving the issue of poverty which has eaten deep into the fabric of our society.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Poverty Alleviation, National development, Ignorance, Disease, Apathy, Entrepreneurial development.
Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General)
T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
Divisions: Faculty of Engineering, Science and Mathematics > School of Electronics and Computer Science
Depositing User: Mrs Hannah Akinwumi
Date Deposited: 27 Apr 2015 11:48
Last Modified: 14 Oct 2015 14:11
URI: http://eprints.covenantuniversity.edu.ng/id/eprint/5136

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