The good, the bad, the well, the ill : popular perspectives on poverty from four Asian countries

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A report of poverty consultations in four countries -dialogues with poor people in rural and ruban localities aimed at informing Canadian aid policy. It attempts to provide the reader with a snapshot of the lives and concerns of the people represented in each of the four country consultations. It does not advance a definitve notion or universally applicable set of indicators of well-being, but refers to the great variability that exists between and among even the communities represented and the indivudals within them.

307 p.
South Asia Partnership Canada, 1 Nicholas Street, Suite 200, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 7B7