Title:Capacity Building for Medium-Term Poverty Reduction Strategy Implementation
Budget:390,000 EUR
Country:Azerbaijan
Dates: July, 2003 - August, 2005
Partner: None
Funding:ADB

Corporate Solutions provided a project manager for this ADB-financed project which aimed at the long-term reduction of poverty in Azerbaijan through the implementation of a comprehensive poverty reduction strategy.
The purpose of the project was to support the Government in implementing a medium-term strategy, ensuring broad-based participation of the major stakeholders in the implementation process.
The strategy included a policy matrix which summarized the policy direction and measures needed to achieve SPPRED's strategic aims of:
(i) Economic development and employment growth;
(ii) Social policy and human development;
(iii) Regional policy and infrastructure development; and
(iv) Institutional reform and capacity building.