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Female wages in the Egyptian textiles and clothing industry: low pay or discrimination?
A. El-Haddad / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2011
Analysis of the wage gap in Egypt has most usually been carried out across the formal sector as a whole, missing nuances of differences in pay in specific occupations. This paper analyses data from a new survey of firms and workers in...
The standard of living of garment workers in Cambodia: its determinants and workers’ perception
C Chansamphors / Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace, 2009
The garment industry is one of the largest global industries in the world. Cambodia has become the sixth largest garment exporters in the world (Du, 2007). The garment industry in Cambodia contributes large numbers of employment oppor...
NGO’s approach to community development in rural Cambodia
C. P. Viriya / Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace, 2009
In the year 2000, the eight Millennium Development Goals have been declared and require all developed and developing nations to cooperate and set target individually by 2015 for common enemy, the poverty. Regarding grassroots communit...
The price effect of tariff liberalization in Morocco: measuring the impact on household welfare
M. Cherkaoui; A. Khellaf; A. Nihou / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2011
This study analyses the distributive effects of tariff liberalisation in Morocco. The paper clarifies that this impact which goes through the impact of trade policies on goods prices and factor prices depends on a set of household cha...
An introduction to greater Mekong subregional cooperation
C Vannarith / Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace, 2011
Mekong region, one of the most important economic and strategic gateways in the region, has become the focus of cooperation, integration, and development in the context of Southeast Asian and East Asian regionalism. Greater Mekong Sub...
The Turkish wage curve: evidence from the household labor force survey
B.H. Baltagi; Y.S. Baskaya; T. Hulagu / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2011
The relationship between real wages and unemployment rates has long been studied in economics. This paper examines the Turkish wage curve using individual data from the Household Labour Force Survey for 26 Turkish regions over the per...
Water resources usage and management in the Mekong region and Cambodia: challenges and future prospects
M Larsson / Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace, 2011
Water insecurity has the capacity to fundamentally influence all segments of society and can have disastrous consequences with the potential to threaten national, regional and international security and stability. Although Southeast A...
Impact of conditional cash transfers on maternal and newborn health
A. Glassman; D. Duran; M. Koblinsky / Center for Global Development, USA, 2013
Conditional cash transfers (CCTs) have been shown to increase health service utilisation among the poorest, but little is written on the effects of such programs on maternal and newborn health. The authors carry out a systemati...
Violating rights and threatening lives: the Camisea Gas Project and indigenous peoples in voluntary isolation
C. Feather / Forest Peoples Programme, 2014
This report highlights the existing impacts of the Camisea gas project in the south-east Peruvian Amazon on indigenous peoples living in ‘voluntary isolation’ (‘isolated peoples’) in the Kugapakori-Nahua-Nanti ...
The impact of oportunidades on human capital and income distribution: a top-down/bottom-up approach
D. Debowicz; J. Golan / International Food Policy Research Institute, 2013
In an effort to inform social policy in Mexico, this paper analyses the effects of a major social program on school attendance and household income distribution, accounting for its partial and general equilibrium effects. Linking a mi...
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Female wages in the Egyptian textiles and clothing industry: low pay or discrimination?
A. El-Haddad / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2011
Analysis of the wage gap in Egypt has most usually been carried out across the formal sector as a whole, missing nuances of differences in pay in specific occupations. This paper analyses data from a new survey of firms and workers in...
The standard of living of garment workers in Cambodia: its determinants and workers’ perception
C Chansamphors / Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace, 2009
The garment industry is one of the largest global industries in the world. Cambodia has become the sixth largest garment exporters in the world (Du, 2007). The garment industry in Cambodia contributes large numbers of employment oppor...
NGO’s approach to community development in rural Cambodia
C. P. Viriya / Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace, 2009
In the year 2000, the eight Millennium Development Goals have been declared and require all developed and developing nations to cooperate and set target individually by 2015 for common enemy, the poverty. Regarding grassroots communit...
The price effect of tariff liberalization in Morocco: measuring the impact on household welfare
M. Cherkaoui; A. Khellaf; A. Nihou / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2011
This study analyses the distributive effects of tariff liberalisation in Morocco. The paper clarifies that this impact which goes through the impact of trade policies on goods prices and factor prices depends on a set of household cha...
An introduction to greater Mekong subregional cooperation
C Vannarith / Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace, 2011
Mekong region, one of the most important economic and strategic gateways in the region, has become the focus of cooperation, integration, and development in the context of Southeast Asian and East Asian regionalism. Greater Mekong Sub...
The Turkish wage curve: evidence from the household labor force survey
B.H. Baltagi; Y.S. Baskaya; T. Hulagu / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2011
The relationship between real wages and unemployment rates has long been studied in economics. This paper examines the Turkish wage curve using individual data from the Household Labour Force Survey for 26 Turkish regions over the per...
Water resources usage and management in the Mekong region and Cambodia: challenges and future prospects
M Larsson / Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace, 2011
Water insecurity has the capacity to fundamentally influence all segments of society and can have disastrous consequences with the potential to threaten national, regional and international security and stability. Although Southeast A...
Impact of conditional cash transfers on maternal and newborn health
A. Glassman; D. Duran; M. Koblinsky / Center for Global Development, USA, 2013
Conditional cash transfers (CCTs) have been shown to increase health service utilisation among the poorest, but little is written on the effects of such programs on maternal and newborn health. The authors carry out a systemati...
Violating rights and threatening lives: the Camisea Gas Project and indigenous peoples in voluntary isolation
C. Feather / Forest Peoples Programme, 2014
This report highlights the existing impacts of the Camisea gas project in the south-east Peruvian Amazon on indigenous peoples living in ‘voluntary isolation’ (‘isolated peoples’) in the Kugapakori-Nahua-Nanti ...
The impact of oportunidades on human capital and income distribution: a top-down/bottom-up approach
D. Debowicz; J. Golan / International Food Policy Research Institute, 2013
In an effort to inform social policy in Mexico, this paper analyses the effects of a major social program on school attendance and household income distribution, accounting for its partial and general equilibrium effects. Linking a mi...
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Centre for Micro Finance, India (CMF)
The Centre for Micro Finance aims to improve the accessibility and quality of financial services for the poor through rigorous research, knowledge dissemination and evidence-based policy outreach. Most CMF research projects entail the collection of primary data via survey instruments. Once CMF data sets are cleaned and analyzed they are made publicly available online and can be accessible via...
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.
Sustainable Development 2015 (SD2015)
The Sustainable Development 2015 website provides the latest news, information and expert analysis around the global decision-making process to define a new set of global goals to eradicate poverty through sustainable development, known as the post-2015 development agenda. The website forms part of a wider multi-stakeholder engagement programme run by Stakeholder Forum and CIVICUS, in c...
Reseau de Lutte contre la Faim (RELUFA)
The REseau de LUtte contre la FAim (RELUFA) is a non-partisan national network of Cameroonian ecumenical and secular non-profit organizations and mainstream churches. The member organizations come from all regions in Cameroon and have joined forces to develop common strategies against systemic problems of hunger, poverty, and socio-, economic- and environmental injustice
Centre pour l'Environnement et le Développement / Centre for Environment and Development (CED)
Research and advocacy organisation promoting sustainable livelihoods and the protection of natural resources in Cameroon.
International Journal of Environmental Science and Development (IJESD)
International Journal of Environmental Science and Development (IJESD) is an international academic open access journal. It aims to promote the integration of environmental science and development.
Grail Research
Market research organisation. Grail Research has offices in Massachusetts, New York, Beijing, Johannesburg, and Noida, a satellite town adjoining the Indian capital, New Delhi.
Professional Development for Livelihoods Advisers Website (PLOW)
PLOW was funded by the Department for International Development (DFID) and supported the professional development of DFID livelihoods advisers. Site was operational between 2006-2008, and is now archived.
TI-UP Resource Centre
TI-UP is a key resource centre providing a one-stop shop for knowledge in the combined fields of Technology, Infrastructure and Urban Planning, serving The UK's Department for International Development (DFID) infrastructure advisors, programme managers, DFID's partners in developing countries, and the wider international development community.
Pastoralism
Pastoralism: Research, Policy and Practice is an interdisciplinary and peer-reviewed journal on extensive livestock production systems throughout the world. Pastoralists rely on rangelands and livestock for their livelihoods, but exhibit different levels of mobility and market involvement, and operate under a variety of different land tenure regimes. Pastoralism publishes research that influences...
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