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Towards Pro-Poor Budgeting: Analysis of Peshawar and Haripur Districts Budget Allocations and Spending
(Sustainable Development Policy Institute, 2019-03-15)
Pro-poor budgeting refers to the budgetary allocations and spending by the government for the sectors that directly benefit the poor. The study aims to explore the pattern of allocation and spending on pro-poor sectors such as education, health, water, ...
Internal Migration and Urbanization: A Case Study from Semi-arid Regions of Pakistan
(Sustainable Development Policy Institute, 2018-03-30)
The study analyses the determinants of urbanization in semi-arid regions and the role of institutions in dealing with the issue. Focusing mainly on three semi-arid districts of Pakistan, i.e. Mardan, Faisalabad, and Dera Ghazi Khan (D.G Khan), the study ...
The role of heat stress in migration decisions: A case study of Faisalabad
(Sustainable Development Policy Institute, 2018-01-25)
This study is an attempt to understand the direct relation between migration decisions and heat stress. It will examine not only the impact of heat on livelihoods, but also take into account explicitly the impact of heat stress or thermal comfort level ...
Migration futures in Asia and Africa: economic opportunities and distributional effects – the case of Pakistan
(Sustainable Development Policy Institute, 2017-07-30)
This study is structured into four main sections. Section 1 provides an introduction, contextual understanding of socioeconomic issues in rural Pakistan, analytical framework, study sites rationale and methods. Section 2 states the results of the ...