Advanced search
Start date
Betweenand

The Territorial Effects of Government Programs for Purchase of Rural Family Production in Dracena-SP

Grant number: 13/04118-6
Support type:Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate
Effective date (Start): August 01, 2013
Effective date (End): February 29, 2016
Field of knowledge:Humanities - Geography - Regional Geography
Principal researcher:Rosangela Aparecida de Medeiros Hespanhol
Grantee:Fernando Veloso
Home Institution: Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia (FCT). Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP). Campus de Presidente Prudente. Presidente Prudente , SP, Brazil

Abstract

This research aims to analyze the effects of two regional programs for family production in the rural region of Dracena, São Paulo State: The Food Acquisition Program (PAA) and the School Nutrition National Programme (PNAE). The accesses to governmental acquisition programs is a fundamental factor in ensuring the population permanence in rural areas and provide income and improved living conditions for this social segment. The research focuses the municipalities of Adamantina, Paulicéia and Tupi Paulista, where will be evaluated the extent and the importance of these programs to the rural family products. The choice of places is justified because, although they have guided the economy in trade and services sector, the agricultural activity plays an important role in the dynamics of local production. Moreover, the Dracena region has the presence of small farms in its agrarian structure. As a hypothesis, it is believed that the territory effects are relevant, mainly in cities where farmers participating of markets purchase of rural family production and to benefit producers less capitalized involving a larger number of entities, families and people in food vulnerable.

News published in Agência FAPESP Newsletter about the scholarship:
Articles published in other media outlets (0 total):
More itemsLess items
VEICULO: TITULO (DATA)
VEICULO: TITULO (DATA)

Academic Publications
(References retrieved automatically from State of São Paulo Research Institutions)
VELOSO, Fernando. Redes locais e mercados institucionais de compra da agricultura familiar nos municípios de Adamantina, Paulicéia e Tupi Paulista (SP). 2017. 430 f. Doctoral Thesis - Universidade Estadual Paulista "Júlio de Mesquita Filho" Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia..

Please report errors in scientific publications list by writing to: cdi@fapesp.br.