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- The BLDS print collection
Browse all the latest print documents from the British Library of Development Studies...
- Fighting corruption in South Asia: building accountability
- Transparency International, 2014
- Hardly a speech is delivered in South Asia without mention of the need to fight corruption in the region. Yet despite the lofty promises, corruption is on the rise. This report shows how a serious lack of political will on the part of...
- South Africa in BRICS: a bilateral trade analysis
- South African Institute of International Affairs, 2014
- South Africa’s rich endowment of mineral and natural resources complements Brazil’s specialisation in agriculture and raw materials, Russia’s position as a major player in the commodity market, India’s services...
- Nigeria and the BRICS: current and potential trade relations and their Implications for the Nigerian economy
- South African Institute of International Affairs, 2014
- The BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) countries have played a progressive role in global economic and political affairs since their recognition as global centres of growth. Based on their similar growth trajectories, ...
- Planning climate resilient coastal cities: learnings from Panaji and Visakhapatnam, India
- Tata Energy Research Institute, India, 2014
- This working paper is a result of TERI’s year-long study which aimed to develop and test approaches that can increase resilience of infrastructure assets and the services they provide in developing nations. Chapter 1 of the work...
- Will rising democracies adopt pro-human rights foreign policies?
- T. Piccone / South African Institute of International Affairs, 2014
- As democratisation unfolded in countries such as Brazil, India, Indonesia and South Africa, it was hoped that these states would find common ground with more established democracies. While emerging and established democracies have col...
- Strengthening public health nutrition education in India
- s Khandelwal / Transform Nutrition, 2014
- Malnutrition remains a major challenge for public health and for human and economic development in India. A lack of adequately trained public health professionals and nutritionists means that this challenge is no...
- Changing schools in Andhra Pradesh: the experiences of children and their caregivers
- U. Vennam; A. Komanduri; U. Duggani / Young Lives, 2014
- Moving from one school to another is a significant event for children, marked by new experiences and challenges. Changing schools can be difficult in terms of the curriculum, language, physical facilities in the school, change of frie...
- A Landscape Analysis of Nutrition Initiatives in Madhya Pradesh: Policies, Actors, and Networks
- V. Bose; S. Batra-Dua; S. Menon / International Food Policy Research Institute, 2014
- The silent scourge of undernutrition and major nutritional deficiencies of public health importance persists across India despite decades of planned programmes and interventions. The maternal and child undernutrition scenario in India...
- Global health in foreign policy - and foreign policy in health? Evidence from the BRICS
- N.F. Watt; E.J. Gomez; M. McKee / Health Policy and Planning, 2014
- Amidst the growing literature on global health, much has been written recently about the Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa (BRICS) countries and their involvement and potential impact in global health, particularly in relatio...
- The role of education in responding to natural disasters
- Health and Education Advice and Resource Team, 2011
- The role for education in natural disaster management that appeared most frequently in the literature is teaching children risk reduction and management material. Children often spread learning to their families and communities and ma...
- Realising Sexual and Reproductive Justice (RESURJ)
- National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM)
- The Ministry of Home Affairs for the Government of India
- Development Support Center (DSC)
- Development Support Center (DSC) is an Indian resource organisation that provides knowledge based support to Non-Government Organisations (NGOs), government agencies and other stakeholders in the field of natural resource management.
- Indian Council of World Affairs (ICWA)
- Think Tank aiming to promote India's relations with other countries through study, research, discussions, lectures, exchange of ideas and information with other organisations within and outside India engaged in similar activities.
- National Campaign on Dalit Human Rights ((NCDHR))
- National Campaign on Dalit Human Rights is a forum committed to the elimination of discrimination based on caste.
- Ministry of Power
- The Ministry of Power started functioning independently with effect from 2nd July, 1992. Earlier it was known as the Ministry of Energy sources. The Ministry of Power is primarily responsible for the development of electrical energy in the country. The Ministry is concerned with perspective planning, policy formulation, processing of projects for investment decision, monitoring of the implementati...
- Current World Environment
- Current World Environment an international, open access, peer reviewed research journal is published tri-annually in April, August and December with sole aim of rapid dissemination of scientific knowledge among scientists, technocrats, planner and elite citizens for a better life supporting system and to promote the cause for environment and sustainable responses to climate change.
- Knowledge x-change on Sustainable Development (KxSD)
- As sustainable development has wide implications, it is important to draw lessons from the vast amount of available information in understanding and capturing ground realities in the various issues related to the sector. Exchange of ideas and knowledge would help identify and understand knowledge gaps in various areas in order to effectively achieve the intended goals of sustainability....
- World Wildlife Fund, India (WWF-India)
- Established as a Charitable Trust on November 27, 1969, WWF India has experience of over four decades in the field. From a modest beginning, the organisation was propelled forward by the efforts of its founders and associates who volunteered their time and energy to lend momentum to this movement. A part of WWF International, the organisation has made its presence felt through a sustained effort n...
- Indian Streams Research Journal (ISRJ)
- A multidisciplinary research journal, published monthly in English, Hindi and Marathi.