Orienting economic policy toward social need
Synonyms: Redirecting investment to meet real needs
Implementation: Many UN agencies have emphasized the need to take account of human needs in determining economic adjustment and restructuring policies and programmes, including measures to safeguard the poor, especially in areas of health and education, and "debt swaps for children".
Subjects: SocialLiving conditionsInvestmentEconomicPolicy
Type Classification: C: Cross-sectoral strategies