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Towards managed land settlement: a review of 5 South African case studies
Urban LandMark, 2010
The Managed Land Settlement (MLS) approach is about the provision of basic development products to all people in need of land for settlement development purposes no matter where they come from. The purpose of this report is to explore...
Poverty and Vulnerability Assessment – a survey instrument for the Hindu Kush Himalayas
J. Gerlitz; S. Banerjee; B. Hoermann / International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, 2014
This publication describes the development and application of ICIMOD’s Poverty and Vulnerability Assessment (PVA), a household survey tool designed to capture key elements of poverty, vulnerability, and adaptive capacity in moun...
Barriers to infrastructure service delivery in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia
Evidence on Demand, 2014
In Africa, spending on infrastructure falls $30 to $48 billion short of estimates of the spending needed for sustained inclusive economic growth. This spending shortfall is manifest in poor access to services. For example, about two-t...
Africa energy outlook - a focus on energy prospects in sub-Saharan Africa
International Energy Agency, 2014
Sub-Saharan Africa’s energy sector can be improved to unlock a better life for its citizens. This report describes one of the most poorly understood parts of the global energy system, offers an authoritative study of its future ...
The interaction between informal land markets and ruralurban migration
D. Posel; C. Marx / Urban LandMark, 2011
If accessing urban land through informal markets is one feature that characterises being poor in South Africa’s cities, another is migration. However, very little is known about how informal land markets influence migration patt...
Social protection for older persons: Key policy trends and statistics
International Labour Organization, 2014
In recent years, many middle-and low-income countries have made great efforts to expand the coverage of contributory pension schemes and to establish non-contributory pensions to guarantee basic income security in old age to all. At t...
Regional cooperation for infrastructure development: towards an institutional framework for investment in the IOR - ARC
S.K. Mohanty; P. Dash / Research and Information System for Developing Countries, 2013
Infrastructure plays a key role in promoting economic growth and development. Infrastructure is considered as a priority sector for investment in the Indian Ocean Rim Association for Regional Cooperation (IOR-ARC). Due to low domestic...
‘Operation of the market’ study: how the poor access, hold and trade land: findings from research in two settlements in Tete, Mozambique
R. Gordon; R. Taljaard; E. Massuanganhe / Urban LandMark, 2013
This study sets out the basis by which land is traded and held in two informal settlements in the City of Tete in Mozambique. The paper explains that these informal settlements are located on the outskirts of the city and are managed ...
‘Operation of the market’: study how the poor access, hold and trade land: findings from research in two settlements in Lilongwe, Malawi
R. Gordon; R. Taljaard; G. Vilili / Urban LandMark, 2013
Since 1950 Africa has seen extremely high levels of urbanisation, yet the process led to extremely poor living conditions, mostly in slums. The current paper points that these informal settlements are located in peri?urban environment...
Accessing holding and trading land in two informal settlements in Lilongwe Malawi: Mtandire and Chinsapo
R. Gordon / Urban LandMark, 2013
The main tenure types in Malawi, one of the poorest countries in the world, include: freehold, leasehold and customary. This booklet sets out the findings of research undertaken in two informal settlements in Malawi.  The purpose...
Items 1 to 10 of 1964

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Towards managed land settlement: a review of 5 South African case studies
Urban LandMark, 2010
The Managed Land Settlement (MLS) approach is about the provision of basic development products to all people in need of land for settlement development purposes no matter where they come from. The purpose of this report is to explore...
Poverty and Vulnerability Assessment – a survey instrument for the Hindu Kush Himalayas
J. Gerlitz; S. Banerjee; B. Hoermann / International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, 2014
This publication describes the development and application of ICIMOD’s Poverty and Vulnerability Assessment (PVA), a household survey tool designed to capture key elements of poverty, vulnerability, and adaptive capacity in moun...
Barriers to infrastructure service delivery in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia
Evidence on Demand, 2014
In Africa, spending on infrastructure falls $30 to $48 billion short of estimates of the spending needed for sustained inclusive economic growth. This spending shortfall is manifest in poor access to services. For example, about two-t...
Africa energy outlook - a focus on energy prospects in sub-Saharan Africa
International Energy Agency, 2014
Sub-Saharan Africa’s energy sector can be improved to unlock a better life for its citizens. This report describes one of the most poorly understood parts of the global energy system, offers an authoritative study of its future ...
The interaction between informal land markets and ruralurban migration
D. Posel; C. Marx / Urban LandMark, 2011
If accessing urban land through informal markets is one feature that characterises being poor in South Africa’s cities, another is migration. However, very little is known about how informal land markets influence migration patt...
Social protection for older persons: Key policy trends and statistics
International Labour Organization, 2014
In recent years, many middle-and low-income countries have made great efforts to expand the coverage of contributory pension schemes and to establish non-contributory pensions to guarantee basic income security in old age to all. At t...
Regional cooperation for infrastructure development: towards an institutional framework for investment in the IOR - ARC
S.K. Mohanty; P. Dash / Research and Information System for Developing Countries, 2013
Infrastructure plays a key role in promoting economic growth and development. Infrastructure is considered as a priority sector for investment in the Indian Ocean Rim Association for Regional Cooperation (IOR-ARC). Due to low domestic...
‘Operation of the market’ study: how the poor access, hold and trade land: findings from research in two settlements in Tete, Mozambique
R. Gordon; R. Taljaard; E. Massuanganhe / Urban LandMark, 2013
This study sets out the basis by which land is traded and held in two informal settlements in the City of Tete in Mozambique. The paper explains that these informal settlements are located on the outskirts of the city and are managed ...
‘Operation of the market’: study how the poor access, hold and trade land: findings from research in two settlements in Lilongwe, Malawi
R. Gordon; R. Taljaard; G. Vilili / Urban LandMark, 2013
Since 1950 Africa has seen extremely high levels of urbanisation, yet the process led to extremely poor living conditions, mostly in slums. The current paper points that these informal settlements are located in peri?urban environment...
Accessing holding and trading land in two informal settlements in Lilongwe Malawi: Mtandire and Chinsapo
R. Gordon / Urban LandMark, 2013
The main tenure types in Malawi, one of the poorest countries in the world, include: freehold, leasehold and customary. This booklet sets out the findings of research undertaken in two informal settlements in Malawi.  The purpose...
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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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