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Enhancing the Role of Local Authorities in Formulation and Implementation of Policies Affecting Micro and Small Enterprises in Kenya

The main objective of the study was to review the status of the existing policy framework affecting MSEs for which it is the responsibility of LAs to implement; to identify gaps, shortcomings and weaknesses in those policies and their implementation; and to propose topics for research to overcome these limitations. The policy implementing responsibilities of LAs may relate to policies handed down to the LAs by the central government or those formulated by LAs themselves. The longer-term goal of the project is to promote the MSE sector in order to generate more employment, incomes and productivity in the sector and in the nation as a whole.
Undertaken by: Regional Centre for Socio-Economic Studies and Development (RECSSAD)
Countries: Kenya
Project Director: Dr Peter O Ondiege
Year completed: 1998


Impact of Policy Reforms on Ghana

This project undertook a quantitative review of agricultural policies with a view to isolating the impacts of these policies on the agricultural system of Ghana and on the economy as a whole.
Undertaken by: Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER)
Countries: Ghana
Project Director: Dr A Wayo Seini
Year completed: 1998


National Stakeholders Forum on the Development of MSEs in Kenya (December 10 1998)

To update and revise the policy and strategy framework contained in Sessional Paper No. 2 of 1992 to enable a conducive environment for sustained growth and development of MSEs so that they may create durable employment, stimulate economic growth, become more competitive through networks and linkages. The framework will also streamline the sector
Undertaken by: Kenya Industrial Research and Development Institute, Association of African Women for Research and Development, Central Planning Unit (Ministry of Local Authorities), Small Scale and Jua Kali Enterprises Division, Ministry of Planning and National Development
Countries: Kenya
Project Director: Dr Andrew Mullei
Year completed: 1998


National Policy Fora on Infrastructure Policy to Foster Growth and Development of Micro and Small Enterprises in Kenya (March 12 1998)

The primary objective of the Workshop was to discuss the policy research recommendations with respect to improving access to physical infrastructure, including land, workspace, water, sewerage, roads and energy as they impact on the economic activities of MSEs in Kenya. The aim of the fora was provide an opportunity for various stakeholders from the public and private sectors to debate on the adequacy of the research findings and recommendations; and give feedback to the researchers so as to improve on the set policies that may be considered by Government of Kenya for implementation.
Undertaken by: Kenya Rural Enterprise Programme and Regional Centre for Socio-Economic Studies and Development (RECSSAD)
Countries: Kenya
Project Director: Dr Andrew Mullei
Year completed: 1998


Brainstorming Workshop on

The primary objective of the Workshop was to discuss and deepen understanding of the nature and characteristics of informal property rights in Kenya, particularly as they affect the economic activities of the micro and small enterprises in both the rural and urban settings. The aim of the Workshop was to explore the feasibility of developing a program suitable for formalising informal, but legitimately held assets, and property rights in Kenya.
Undertaken by:
Countries: Kenya
Project Director: Dr Andrew Mullei
Year completed: 1998


Ghana

The book undertakes an analysis of how a structural adjustment program should be evaluated. Although Ghana
Undertaken by:
Countries: Ghana
Project Director: Clark Leith
Year completed: 1997


Savings Mobilisation for Capital Formation and Growth in Africa: The Case of Nigeria

This project examined various policy approaches for enhancing mobilization of domestic savings within the current climate of economic reforms in Africa. It included a focus on capital markets, analyzed the performance of existing capital markets and identified the elements of an enabling environment for the development of this market in Africa.
Undertaken by: Department of Economics, University of Calabar
Countries: Nigeria
Project Director: Dr Michael Nyong
Year completed: 1997


Training Program in Economic Analysis and Policy Research

Training Program in Economic Analysis and Policy Research
Undertaken by: Conference de Institutions d
Countries: Burkina Faso
Project Director: Professor Aim Tchabour Gogue
Year completed: 1997


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