Pakistan: The Young and the Restless


-+*62% of Pakistanis live in rural areas, where poverty is a major concern. A new survey of rural Pakistan shows the urgency of improving people’s well-being.

Start Your Engines


-+*In many developing countries, small-scale farmers are finding ways to make profitable use of tractors, power tillers, irrigation pumps, and other agricultural machinery. Here's how mechanization of farming looks in six countries. For more on IFPRI's recent research on farm mechanization, see the article "Farmers Power Up" in this issue of Insights.