Paraguay and Governance
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- The BLDS governance collection
Search for the latest governance-related print documents on this country from the British Library for Development Studies collection
- Fighting corruption by improving transparency and access to information
- Evidence and Lessons from Latin America, 2013
- Using Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs), in the last decades countries such as Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama and Paraguay have designed and created electronic platforms that make information about...
- The Millennium Development Goals: A Latin American and Caribbean Perspective
- H. Guzman; E. Espindola; R. Bajraj / United Nations [UN] Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, 2005
- This paper looks at the differences across countries in Latin American and Caribbean region in terms of their chances of attaining the Goals and, wherever possible, the differences between trends in various segments of the population ...
- Improving security and justice through security sector reform
- N. Bagayoko-Penone / Eldis Gateway to Development and Environment Information, 2010
- Since the late 1990s, security sector reform (SSR) has emerged as a principal activity for promoting peace and stability, and a priority for donors in post-conflict countries. This issue of insights explores the concept of SSR as a co...
- Strong links between freedom of the press and economic growth in Latin America
- H. Alberro / Centro para la Apertura y el Desarollo de América Latina / Centre for the Opening and Development of, 2008
- This report seeks to disentangle and analyse the relationship between indicators of press freedom, economic liberty and economic development in Latin America. It considers press freedom and economic development in a historical perspec...
- Survey of democratic governance-2007
- Freedom House, 2007
- ‘Countries at the Crossroads’ is an annual survey of democratic governance in 30 strategically important countries worldwide, brought out by Freedom House. This year’s survey covers Algeria, Angola, Bangladesh, Bhuta...
- Are countries meeting their commitments to preserve, protect and restore forest biodiversity?
- M. Lovera; S. Gauntlett, (ed); A. Laletin, (ed) / Convention on Biological Diversity, 2008
- This paper assesses what progress different countries have made over recent years on preserving, protecting and restoring forest biological diversity. Specifically, the report presents the findings of research undertaken in 22 countri...
- What can be done about corruption in the judicial sector?
- Transparency International, 2007
- This year’s report concentrates on judicial systems and warns that corruption is undermining judicial systems around the world, denying citizens access to justice and the basic human right to a fair and impartial trial. ...
- Assessing the level of transparency for public contracting in Latin America
- Transparency International, 2006
- This paper assesses the level of transparency for public contracting in 9 Latin American countries. Countries reviewed include: Venezuela, Panama, Guatemala. Panama, Chile, Paraguay, Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, and Ecuador. The paper see...
- Delivering the goods: how to ensure equitable access to family planning for the poorest
- A. Karim; D. Sarley; D. O’Brien; D. Aronovich / Deliver, 2004
- This policy briefing from DELIVER focuses on how to ensure equitable access to and use of family planning services and resources in developing countries. The authors refer to analyses of nationally representative data from demographic...
- Paraguayan PMP flexible for the provision of some particular benefits, rigid on the approval of general ones
- J. Molinas; A. Pérez-Liñán; S. Saiegh 2004
- This paper examines why, despite Paraguays deteriorating macroeconomic conditions between 1996 and 2000, no major reforms have been implemented in recent years. Why has it been so difficult to modify public policies in Paraguay?...