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Participation Field Tools database
Informal Working Group on Participatory Approaches and Methods to Support Sustainable Livelihoods & Food Security, FAO 1999
User-modifiable database on participatory approaches, methods and tools. Each method or tool is presented with a comprehensive description, information on application possibilities and contact links to experts and further infor...
Microcredit interest rates
Consultative Group to Assist the Poorest 1996
Description of a model for deciding on an interest rate which makes a micro-finance lender economically sustainable. Includes worked examples and a downloadable speadsheet for calculations
PVO/NGO tools for household and business impact assessment: report of a planning meeting (Edgcomb / AIMS)
microLINKS, 1999
Guidelines for Aid Agencies on Global and Regional Aspects of the Development and Protection of the Marine and Coastal Environment
OECD Development Co-operation Directorate: DAC Guidelines 1999
The first aim of these guidelines is to present a summary of major issues relating to the state of the marine and coastal environment, and to identify institutional and other approaches for its protection. The second aim is to suggest...
Commercialization of research and technology
N.G. Kalaitzandonakes / Development Experience Clearinghouse, USAID 1997
This handbook provides information designed Slow changing cultures, long gestation periods i n to assist decision-makers to choose and properl y the R&D and transfer process, lack of crucial manage one or more commercialization sc...
Manual on the Development and Use of FAO Specifications for Plant Protection Products
Pesticide Management Unit, FAO 1999
Contains detailed definitions and other background information to facilitate the development and use of the specifications.
Management Information Systems for Microfinance Institutions
Consultative Group to Assist the Poorest 1998
Address common pitfalls in MIS design by targeting the two key audiences involved in an MIS-information users and systems developers. Specifically, the MIS handbook: Defines information needs and flows; Identi...
The participation toolkit: A USAID health population & nutrition officer's guide to using participatory approaches for managing HIV/ AIDS activities
US Agency for International Development 1998
Toolkit designed for use by USAID HPN officers and their partners to facilitate the participatory management of their HIV/ AIDS programs. The toolkit is divided into four modules. Module 1 of this Toolkit seeks to define and ex...
Conducting a participatory evaluation
Development Experience Clearinghouse, USAID 1996
Short set of methodological tips on how to undertake a participatory evaluation
Format for appraisal of microfinance institutions
R.P. Christen; B. Helms; R. Rosenberg / Consultative Group to Assist the Poorest 1998
This Appraisal Format facilitates a complete diagnosis of a micro-finance institutions operations - ranging from governance to funding methodology to financial performance. It assumes a high level of participation on the part of MFI s...
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Financial sustainablility for credit programmes: a travel survival guide
P. Kantor; C. Robinson / Sustainable Banking with the Poor ,World Bank 1997
This guide is intended for microcredit program managers and staff with little accounting and financial skills. The guide lays out the essentials of an income statement in a very user-friendly way to enable program officers to understa...
How to Create an Effective Communication Project [on HIV / AIDS]
Family Health International 1996
Careful planning of communication projects is necessary for the success of HIV/AIDS prevention programs. This handbook will guide you through the development of behavior change communication (BCC) projects using a strategy developed b...
Behavior Change Through Mass Communication [HIV / AIDS]
Family Health International 1996
This handbook is one in a series of practical handbooks designed by AIDSCAP's Behavior Change Communication (BCC) Unit. Its main objective is to help field level planners and implementors use mass media as a part of their overall comm...
Guidelines for developing, testing & selecting criteria and Indicators for sustainable forest management: manual
R. Prabhu; C.J.P. Colfer; R. Dudley / Center for International Forestry Research 1998
Manual provides methods to assist the development and evaluation of criteria and indicators (C&I) which can then be used to assess the sustainability of forest management. The methods presented are aimed at the development of sets...
The Bag (Basic Assessment Guide for Human Well-Being) [in relation to sustainable timber operations]
Center for International Forestry Research 1998
Manual on particiaptory assessment of sustainable timber operations Focuses on certain critical social issues, and assumes that ecological and conventional forestry issues will also be addressed in any assessment of sustainabil...
Integrated Environmental and Economic Accounting: An Operational Manual
United Nations [UN] Statistics Division 1999
Provides hands-on guidance for the implementation of integrated environmental and economic accounting at the national level. It also discusses possible uses of the accounting results in planning and policy analysis.
Manual for applying the often theoretical understanding of gender issues into practical development work
A. Vainio-Mattila / Finnish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Department for International Development Cooperation / FINNIDA 1999
Gender analysis is used to examine the impacts of development on both women and men, and is used as the basic tool to develop policy and action towards gender equality. Manual can be used both as an individual study guide, or a...
How to set up and manage a resource centre
Healthlink Worldwide [formerly Appropriate Health Resources and Technologies Action Group ] 2000
Practical guide covers: planning a resource centre management and finance space, furniture and equipment developing the collection and organising the information computers, electronic...
Precede-Proceed Model of Health Promotion
L.W. Green / Institute of Health Promotion Research, University of British Columbia 1999
The goals of the model are to explain health-related behaviours and to design and evaluate the interventions designed to influence both the behaviours and the living conditions that influence them and their sequelae. This model has be...
Checklist to assist preparation of small-scale irrigation projects in sub-saharan Africa
International Programme for Technology and Research in Irrigation and Drainage 1998
Checklist, with accompanying guidelines, aimed at assisting in the preparation of small-scale irrigation projects in Sub-Saharan Africa. The checklist has been developed to facilitate rapid assessment of potential farmer and community...
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Inside Story
Inside Story is a 98-minute African film that tells the story of the science of HIV transmission by combining the story of a rising soccer star with an animated journey of HIV infection through the human body. The film follows the life experiences, relationships, and career of Kalu Kaminju as he comes to terms with his HIV status. The film (available in English, French, Portuguese,...
Non-profit Network
The Non-profit Network is an online resource centre for nonprofits, particularly those based in South Africa, on using the web and social media for advocacy, rights education and fundraising.
Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development and Evaluation (GRADE) Working Group (GRADE)
The Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development and Evaluation (GRADE) Working Group began in the year 2000 as an informal collaboration of people with an interest in addressing the shortcomings of present grading systems in health care. The working group has developed a common, sensible and transparent approach to grading quality of evidence and strength of recommendations. The...
Research Excellence Framework (REF)
The Research Excellence Framework (REF) is the new system for assessing the quality of research in UK higher education institutions (HEIs). It will replace the Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) and will be completed in 2014. The REF will be undertaken by the four UK higher education funding bodies. The exercise will be managed by the REF team based at HEFCE and overseen by the REF Stee...
BetterEvaluation is an international collaboration to improve evaluation practice and theory by sharing information about options (methods or tools) and approaches. It offers online tools and materials  organised into tasks: Approaches, Themes and  Resources.
ARPN Journal of Science and Technology
Journal of Science and Technology is an international, open-access journal that publishes research intensive articles and scientific manuscripts and survey based contributions focusing all aspects of science and Technology. The objective of this journal is to bring together research fellows from academia and professional practitioners from industry to enlighten the latest topics of interest and bu...
Centre for Science, Development and Media Studies
Centre for Science, Development and Media Studies (CSDMS) formerly known as Centre for Spatial Database Management and Solutions, is a Non Governmental Organisation (NGO), located at Noida, near India’s capital city of New Delhi. CSDMS is committed to advocacy and developing solutions for under-privileged societies through the use of innovative and effective Information and Commun...
Sustainable Community Development Services (SCODE)
SCODE is a national NGO  whose aim is to enable people in Kenya especially the poor, to improve their quality of life by adopting technologies and approaches that are environmental friendly and contribute towards sustainable development.
Women and Children First (UK)
Advocacy and research organisation working to improve maternal and newborn health.
Tanzania Commission for AIDS (TACAIDS)
The Tanzania Commission for AIDS (TACAIDS) is a government institution mandated to provide strategic leadership and to coordinate and strengthen efforts of all stakeholders involved in the fight against HIV/AIDS.
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