Social Policies and its Direct Impact on Poverty Reduction

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  • Buddhi Bahadur Thapa

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3126/hjsa.v3i0.1495

Keywords:

poverty, social policy, social justice, poverty alleviation

Abstract

Poverty is one of the major factors that bring obstacles in any kind of growth and development in any part of the world. The problem of poverty is complex in our country so there is a need of appropriate policies that can reduce social inequality and maintain social justice in Nepalese societies. Appropriate social policies can bring positive changes in the life of rural and urban poor. In this light, this article focuses on the role of social policies on poverty reduction and alleviation.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3126/hjsa.v3i0.1495

Himalayan Journal of Sociology and Anthropology Vol.III, Sept. 2008 p.46-53

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Buddhi Bahadur Thapa

Buddhi Bahadur Thapa, Master's Degree in Social Development and Sustainable Livelihoods from the University of Reading, Reading City UK. Currently he is working as a Program Manager at INF Nepal Mugu Program.

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Published

2008-11-25

How to Cite

Thapa, B. B. (2008). Social Policies and its Direct Impact on Poverty Reduction. Himalayan Journal of Sociology and Anthropology, 3, 46–53. https://doi.org/10.3126/hjsa.v3i0.1495

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