Yemen's Strategic Vision 2025
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Introduction Framework and Directions of Yemen's Strategic Vision 2025 Directions of the Strategy to Reach the Ambitions and Aims of the Economic Vision Sources of Growth and Promising Sectors Rejuvenation of the Coastal Regions Accelerating the Wheel of Industrialization Promotion of Extraction Industries Developing and Rationalizing Agriculture Balanced Exploitation of Fisheries Exploiting the Potentials in Tourism Globalization and the Orientation towards Exports Exploiting the Geographic Location and Supporting the Role of the Free Zones Requirements and Conditions for Economic Growth Partnership Between Government and Private Sector Modernizing the Public Administration Economic Growth and Alleviation of Poverty Environment Protection Directions and Objectives of the Strategic Vision in the Social Field Directions and Objectives of the Strategic Vision in the Field of Science and Technology Directions and Objectives of the Strategic Vision in the Cultural Field Directions and Objectives of the Strategic Vision in the Political Field 2 3 4 4 4 4 5 5 6 7 7 8 9 9 9 10 11 11 13 16 20
Introduction Within the context of preparing the Second Five-Year Plan for Economic and Social Development (2001–2005), and on the basis of assessing the current situation of the national economy and the course of development during the last decade, a serious and careful pause was inevitable. In such pause, it was deemed necessary to identify the challenges and difficulties facing the country, as well as the available and potential opportunities for the future. As a result, a conviction materialized that continuing the process of preparing typical plans would no longer succeed in breaking the noose and surpassing the challenges. Moreover, the need was evident for adopting new approaches based on the following three necessities: • Long term policies to deal with challenges that require long time horizons, and which should be...