What is the possible reason for the agrarian reform to succeed?
The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) carved out Agrarian Reform Communities (ARCs) where support services, though inadequate, were provided in an integrated way. In those areas, agrarian reform succeeded because both agriculture productivity and farmer incomes increased.
Is it possible to have a successful agrarian reform program in the Philippines?
The rise of an agrarian reform movement has significantly contributed to the partial success of the government’s agrarian reform programme. But the government has not been able to tap the full potential of this movement to push for faster and more meaningful agrarian reform.
Do you think the agrarian reform is a success or failure in our country?
On equity: poverty incidence in the rural areas remains high at more than 30 percent, twice higher than the average national poverty incidence. This means that despite distributing around 6 million hectares of land in the country, agrarian reform failed to make a real dent on poverty and in promoting greater equity.
What recommendations can you make to attain a successful agrarian reform?
The answer is three key elements: 1) Equitable distribution of land, 2) Agricultural extension and other rural development services provided to smallholder farmers, and 3) Credit made available to smallholder farmers.
How agrarian reform affects Philippine politics?
Basically, agrarian reforms are measures that aim at changing power relations. By abolishing large landed property and feudal production systems, the rural population should be appeased and integrated into society, and this would contribute to the political stability of the country.
How important is agrarian reform in the Philippines economy?
It has led to increased real per capita incomes and reduced poverty incidence between 1990 and 2000. ARBs tend to have higher income and lower poverty incidence compared to non-ARBs. Real per capita income of ARBs increased by 12.2 percent between 1990 and 2000.
Is the agrarian reform of the Philippines successful Quora?
The results show that the comprehensive agrarian reform program has a positive impact on the lives of the farmer beneficiaries. It has contributed to higher income and led to reduced poverty incidence before and after the program. sector will increase, perhaps for the betterment of poor peasants.
Is it possible to have a genuine and successful agrarian reform program in the Philippines Quora?
The short answer is yes. But this has been proposed, debated & never passed in legislature since the US kicked the Spanish out in 1898. People had always resorted to revolution.
How does agrarian reform affect our economy?
The agrarian reform contributed to relieve the unemployment pressure and to increase agricultural production and productivity, although it could not prevent a massive exodus of rural population from the mountains and the most marginal areas.