Tag Archives: poverty alleviation

Employment and community development

…employment with Green Resources…failing to secure sufficient or stable income… Community members expressed the primary benefit rendered by Green Resources in terms of the limited employment opportunities it provides. The 2008 EIS report[i] documents 199 people (mostly men) employed by Green Resources, including in the activities of slashing, planting, and tree maintenance,[ii] however numbers vary according to the source. A 2012 United

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Community development misses target

“What is the use of medicine if we have no land to grow food and no schools to ensure there is a future for our children?” Villager, Mayuge District. Green Resources has committed that ten percent of profits will be directed towards community projects,[i] and as part of its community development plan, albeit with limited consultation with affected villagers, Green

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