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Urban poverty and safety net in Cambodia
C Sotharith / Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace, 2006
The growing number in urban poor and lack of safety net for them are the challenges for the urban development in Cambodia. Compared to other countries in Asia, Cambodia is one of the poorest countries with 36 percent of people living ...
How do women entrepreneurs perform?: empirical evidence from Egypt
F. El-Hamidi / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2011
Despite the growing number of women entrepreneurs, their share is still disproportionally low when compared to their participation rate. The purpose of this paper to explain how women who own MSEs differ from men who own MSEs in terms...
The energy poverty and gender nexus in Himachal Pradesh, India: the impact of clean fuel access policy on women’s empowerment
J. Parikh / Integrated Research and Action for Development, 2009
In India, one hundred and sixty million people, especially women and children, spend long hours gathering biofuels and suffer the health consequences of carrying heavy loads and from the pollution from burning biofuels. If they did no...
Natural resource accounting for Goa
J. Parikh; V.S. Saudamini; S.C. Buragohain / Integrated Research and Action for Development, 2008
Goa is the smallest state in terms of area, located on the west coast of India and fourth smallest state in terms of population. It is situated on the slopes of the Western Ghats. It is bounded on the North by Sindhudurg district of M...
Energy and its sustainable development for India
Integrated Research and Action for Development, 2009
India, at 1.17 billion people is the second most populated country in the world and is home to 17% of the world population. Its primary energy consumption (in 2007) was 18.65EJ, 3.75% of the entire world. It amounts to 15.9BJ/person-y...
Gender analysis of renewable energy in India: present status, issues, approaches and new initiatives
Integrated Research and Action for Development, 2009
Approximately 2 billion people throughout the world do not have access to clean energy for cooking and about 1.7 billion people are without electricity for either cooking or heating. Grid- based electrical power fails to reach many ru...
Prospects for regional cooperation on cross-border electricity trade in South Asia
Integrated Research and Action for Development, 2013
Energy remains one of the key inputs to socio-economic progress in developing societies. South Asian nations, namely Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka, have so far lagged far behind t...
Urban vulnerability and risk – a key factor for building climate resilient urban development in Indian cities
Integrated Research and Action for Development, 2013
India is witnessing rapid growth in the urban centers. Urbanization trend is expected to accelerate in coming decades as well. It is projected that the number of cities with a population of more than 1 million will reach to 75 by 2021...
South Asia regional initiative for energy integration (SARI/EI)
Integrated Research and Action for Development, 2013
Over the last two decades, South Asia has been one of the fastest growing regions in the world with an average annual GDP growth of six per cent. The region has a variety of energy resources with major potential for hydropower. This p...
Factors of career mobility in Egypt by gender
M. Gadallah / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2011
Career mobility and job-to-job transition in the Egyptian labour market received little attention. This paper focuses on both the transition and differences in career path during these transitions by gender, analysing the career devel...
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Urban poverty and safety net in Cambodia
C Sotharith / Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace, 2006
The growing number in urban poor and lack of safety net for them are the challenges for the urban development in Cambodia. Compared to other countries in Asia, Cambodia is one of the poorest countries with 36 percent of people living ...
How do women entrepreneurs perform?: empirical evidence from Egypt
F. El-Hamidi / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2011
Despite the growing number of women entrepreneurs, their share is still disproportionally low when compared to their participation rate. The purpose of this paper to explain how women who own MSEs differ from men who own MSEs in terms...
The energy poverty and gender nexus in Himachal Pradesh, India: the impact of clean fuel access policy on women’s empowerment
J. Parikh / Integrated Research and Action for Development, 2009
In India, one hundred and sixty million people, especially women and children, spend long hours gathering biofuels and suffer the health consequences of carrying heavy loads and from the pollution from burning biofuels. If they did no...
Natural resource accounting for Goa
J. Parikh; V.S. Saudamini; S.C. Buragohain / Integrated Research and Action for Development, 2008
Goa is the smallest state in terms of area, located on the west coast of India and fourth smallest state in terms of population. It is situated on the slopes of the Western Ghats. It is bounded on the North by Sindhudurg district of M...
Energy and its sustainable development for India
Integrated Research and Action for Development, 2009
India, at 1.17 billion people is the second most populated country in the world and is home to 17% of the world population. Its primary energy consumption (in 2007) was 18.65EJ, 3.75% of the entire world. It amounts to 15.9BJ/person-y...
Gender analysis of renewable energy in India: present status, issues, approaches and new initiatives
Integrated Research and Action for Development, 2009
Approximately 2 billion people throughout the world do not have access to clean energy for cooking and about 1.7 billion people are without electricity for either cooking or heating. Grid- based electrical power fails to reach many ru...
Prospects for regional cooperation on cross-border electricity trade in South Asia
Integrated Research and Action for Development, 2013
Energy remains one of the key inputs to socio-economic progress in developing societies. South Asian nations, namely Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka, have so far lagged far behind t...
Urban vulnerability and risk – a key factor for building climate resilient urban development in Indian cities
Integrated Research and Action for Development, 2013
India is witnessing rapid growth in the urban centers. Urbanization trend is expected to accelerate in coming decades as well. It is projected that the number of cities with a population of more than 1 million will reach to 75 by 2021...
South Asia regional initiative for energy integration (SARI/EI)
Integrated Research and Action for Development, 2013
Over the last two decades, South Asia has been one of the fastest growing regions in the world with an average annual GDP growth of six per cent. The region has a variety of energy resources with major potential for hydropower. This p...
Factors of career mobility in Egypt by gender
M. Gadallah / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2011
Career mobility and job-to-job transition in the Egyptian labour market received little attention. This paper focuses on both the transition and differences in career path during these transitions by gender, analysing the career devel...
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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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