Local course to prosperity

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Authorities at the Ministry of Land Management, Agriculture and Cooperatives in Sudurpashchim Province are reported to have dealt with an elephantine issue recently: They have to sort through 80,000 applications and determine a tiny percentage of the applicants to support them in their agro-entrepreneurial endeavours. They can also get regional banks, monetary organizations and non-government […]


Authorities at the Ministry of Land Management, Agriculture and Cooperatives in Sudurpashchim Province are reported to have dealt with an elephantine issue recently: They have to sort through 80,000 applications and determine a tiny percentage of the applicants to support them in their agro-entrepreneurial endeavours. They can also get regional banks, monetary organizations and non-government organisations to invest a specific portion of their capital or budget towards supporting the entrepreneurial initiatives at the regional level. The Covid-19 pandemic is an opportune moment for local governments to bring out attractive subsidy programmes for youth entrepreneurs, and utilize their energies and abilities towards regional development.