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ADBAsian Development Bank
CEDAWConvention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women
CEDAW-OPOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women
CIACentral Intelligence Agency
DCODistrict Collector Office
FAOFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
GDPGross Domestic Product
GRAPGender Reform and Action Plan
HDIHuman Development Index
ICCPRInternational Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
ICESCRInternational Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
IDRCInternational Development Research Centre
IFADInternational Fund for Agricultural Development
IRMInstitute of Rural Management
LACLand Acquisition Collector
NGONon-governmental organization
NRSPNational Rural Support Programme
PAAFPoverty Alleviation Action Fund
RSPRural Support Programmes
UNDPUnited Nations Development Programme

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