Description : The intended main impact of this project is the creation of a replicable, scalable and profitable business model of a silvopastoral Macauba system that generates an improvement in income opportunities and diversifies income for smallholder farmers and harvest workers during periods of high seasonal unemployment
, while at the same time contributing to climate change mitigation and environmental preservation.
Three-quarters of the world's poor live in rural areas, where agricultural workers suffer the highest incidence of poverty, largely owing to low productivity, seasonal unemployment
and the low wages paid by most rural employers.
arises from the unemployment of persons who cannot work because of the changes in the seasons.
This phenomenon wasn't helped by the government's policy to 'reward' hotels which close, instead of helping those who remain open he said, referring to the seasonal unemployment
benefit given to staff in the tourism sector.
Resolving the difficulties faced by the health tourism sector would lead to year-round tourism, staving off the seasonal unemployment
caused by changes during the off-season.
The action plan suggests completion of automation of the central treasury, reduction of seasonal unemployment
rate and protection for private property.
The winner of last year's competition was Scarborough where seasonal unemployment
was stamped out, new industry sectors were created and more than pounds 200m of private sector investment attracted.
Opened for the 2004 visitor season, it has revitalized the village's economy and dropped seasonal unemployment
to about 1 percent, officials said.
Other complaints, from rural seasonal unemployment
to poor provision of public services, such as dentistry, can be bundled up and labelled theyre not listening to us.
I then summarize the EI regular benefit rules that have changed since 2000 and discuss their overall thrust, which, I argue, raises concern about their long-term impact on seasonal unemployment
They talked about the social problems of seasonal unemployment
caused by a local economy based almost entirely on summer tourism, saying that the casino will improve the all-year-round viability of the town.
The report had concluded that seaside resorts ``should not write off tourism'', although Ms Cooper acknowledged problems with low-quality accommodation, seasonal unemployment
and low skills.