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Agriculture Education Emergencies Health HIV and AIDS Microfinance Peacebuilding Water and Sanitation

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Capacity Strengthening Climate Change ICT4D IHD Monitoring and Evaluation Youth

Agriculture and Environment Strategy, 2009–2014

Developed in response to major changes the agricultural sector, this document states the principles that will guide CRS' support to poor, rural, agricultural communities over the next five years and sets new goals for the agency's work in urban and peri-urban areas.

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Introduction 5
Four Pillars of Agricultural Intervention 7
Guiding Principles of the Agriculture and Environment Strategy 8
Pillar 1. Agriculture for Emergency Response 15
Pillar 2. Agriculture for Health 23
Pillar 3. Agriculture for Environment 29
Pillar 4. Agriculture for Income 37
Conclusions 47
Bibliography 49
Results Framework 53

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