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Tunisian women in politics: From constitution makers to electoral contenders
N. Cherif / Fride, 2014
The role of women in Tunisia’s democratic transition has attracted much attention. Heirs to a reformist tradition introduced by Tunisia’s first post-independence president, Habib Bourguiba, Tunisian women early on enjoyed ...
Gender justice and climate justice: community-based strategies to increase women’s political agency in watershed management in times of climate change
P. Figueiredo; P.E. Perkins / York University, 2011
Women are one of the groups which are disproportionately affected by climate change in developing countries, especially in relation to culturally prescribed roles related to water management. Women are however, often un-represented in...
Participatory planning, justice, and climate change in Durban, South Africa
A. Aylett / Environment and Planning A, 2010
This academic article explores how participatory governance in urban environmental planning was implemented and experience in Durban, a coastal city in South Africa. The author, Aylett, contextualises participatory governance with the...
A review of evidence, agreements, concepts and tools relating to participatory agricultural research
M. Blackie / Evidence on Demand, 2014
This is a rapid desk based study to provide an overview of evidence, agreements, concepts and tools relating to participatory agricultural research. The review was undertaken using both peer reviewed and grey literature from the major...
Climate protection as a world citizen movement
German Advisory Council on Global Change, 2014
This report recommends CO2 emissions from fossil fuels to zero by 2070 at the latest. It argues that the 2°C line can only be held if a large proportion of actors – especially the OECD countries – start reducing their ...
Gender and Inclusion Toolbox: participatory research in climate change and agriculture
C. Jost; N. Ferdous; D. Spicer / Climate Change Agriculture Food Security, 2014
The Toolbox aims to support programme designers and field practitioners in doing gender sensitive and socially inclusive research. The Toolbox assumes that data should be sex-disaggregated (when relevant) to recognise women as ...
East African Federation: Tanzanian awareness of economic and political integration remains poor, but there is growing support for political links
J. Knowles / Afrobarometer, 2014
The current East African Community (EAC), which was formally launched in 2001 comprising Tanzania and other neighbouring countries, has achieved two primary stages of integration: a customs union and common market. However, knowledge ...
Irrigation Management, Institutions and Local Livelihood Adaptation on Usangu Plains, Tanzania
S. Patel; P. Vedeld; A. Tarimo / Noragric, Department of International Environment and Development Studies, Norwegian University of L, 2014
This paper studies the evolution of irrigation water management in Usangu Plains and evaluates present irrigation schemes using Ostrom’s design principles for long-enduring common pool resources (CPR) and their influence on farm...
Even it up: time to end extreme inequality
E. Seery; A. Caistor Arendar / Oxfam, 2014
Using new research and examples, this report shows the scale of the problem of extreme economic inequality, and reveals the multiple dangers it poses to people everywhere. It identifies the two powerful driving forces that have led to...
Kenya: democracy and political participation
K. Kanyinga 2014
This discussion paper provides a comprehensive review of the state of democracy and popular participation in Kenya. It presents a narrative of a nation’s ambition to journey into a new era of democratisation aided by a new const...
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Tunisian women in politics: From constitution makers to electoral contenders
N. Cherif / Fride, 2014
The role of women in Tunisia’s democratic transition has attracted much attention. Heirs to a reformist tradition introduced by Tunisia’s first post-independence president, Habib Bourguiba, Tunisian women early on enjoyed ...
Gender justice and climate justice: community-based strategies to increase women’s political agency in watershed management in times of climate change
P. Figueiredo; P.E. Perkins / York University, 2011
Women are one of the groups which are disproportionately affected by climate change in developing countries, especially in relation to culturally prescribed roles related to water management. Women are however, often un-represented in...
Participatory planning, justice, and climate change in Durban, South Africa
A. Aylett / Environment and Planning A, 2010
This academic article explores how participatory governance in urban environmental planning was implemented and experience in Durban, a coastal city in South Africa. The author, Aylett, contextualises participatory governance with the...
A review of evidence, agreements, concepts and tools relating to participatory agricultural research
M. Blackie / Evidence on Demand, 2014
This is a rapid desk based study to provide an overview of evidence, agreements, concepts and tools relating to participatory agricultural research. The review was undertaken using both peer reviewed and grey literature from the major...
Climate protection as a world citizen movement
German Advisory Council on Global Change, 2014
This report recommends CO2 emissions from fossil fuels to zero by 2070 at the latest. It argues that the 2°C line can only be held if a large proportion of actors – especially the OECD countries – start reducing their ...
Gender and Inclusion Toolbox: participatory research in climate change and agriculture
C. Jost; N. Ferdous; D. Spicer / Climate Change Agriculture Food Security, 2014
The Toolbox aims to support programme designers and field practitioners in doing gender sensitive and socially inclusive research. The Toolbox assumes that data should be sex-disaggregated (when relevant) to recognise women as ...
East African Federation: Tanzanian awareness of economic and political integration remains poor, but there is growing support for political links
J. Knowles / Afrobarometer, 2014
The current East African Community (EAC), which was formally launched in 2001 comprising Tanzania and other neighbouring countries, has achieved two primary stages of integration: a customs union and common market. However, knowledge ...
Irrigation Management, Institutions and Local Livelihood Adaptation on Usangu Plains, Tanzania
S. Patel; P. Vedeld; A. Tarimo / Noragric, Department of International Environment and Development Studies, Norwegian University of L, 2014
This paper studies the evolution of irrigation water management in Usangu Plains and evaluates present irrigation schemes using Ostrom’s design principles for long-enduring common pool resources (CPR) and their influence on farm...
Even it up: time to end extreme inequality
E. Seery; A. Caistor Arendar / Oxfam, 2014
Using new research and examples, this report shows the scale of the problem of extreme economic inequality, and reveals the multiple dangers it poses to people everywhere. It identifies the two powerful driving forces that have led to...
Kenya: democracy and political participation
K. Kanyinga 2014
This discussion paper provides a comprehensive review of the state of democracy and popular participation in Kenya. It presents a narrative of a nation’s ambition to journey into a new era of democratisation aided by a new const...
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Making All Voices Count (MAVC)
Making All Voices Count is a global initiative that supports innovation, scaling, and research to deepen existing innovations and help harness new technologies to enable citizen engagement and government responsiveness. This Grand Challenge focuses global attention on creative and cutting-edge solutions, including those that use mobile and web technology, to ensure the voices of all cit...
Recreation and Society in Africa, Asia and Latin America (RASAALA)
Recreation and Society in Africa, Asia and Latin America (RASAALA) encourages original research into the relationship between recreation (sports, games, tourism, pageants and carnivals, etc.) and communities (local, national and international) in Africa, Asia and Latin America. The journal publishes articles, reviews, review articles, and reports on all relevant domains (social, psychological, ec...
RioOnWatch
Catalytic Commuinities, a  nonprofit organisation and Rio de Janeiro-based NGO, launched Rio Olympics Neighborhood Watch (RioOnWatch), to bring visibility to favela community voices in the lead-up to the 2016 Olympics, to be held in Rio de Janeiro. The news site, RioOnWatch.org, is  theprimary vehicle for publishing the perspectives of community organizers, residents, and internatio...
West Africa Civil Society Institute (WACSI)
The West Africa Civil Society Institute (WACSI) was established by the Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA) in 2005 to reinforce the capacities of civil society in the sub-region. WACSI is a not-for-profit organisation that seeks to strengthen the institutional and operational capacities of civil society organisations through capacity strengthening programmes for increased and effective...
IEE Proceedings Communications
IEE Proceedings Communications is a journal, published by the Institution of Engineering and Technology, which covers all aspects of the theory and practice of systems, networks and applications involving line, mobile radio, satellite and optical technologies for telecommunications, and internet and multimedia communication.
African Online Scientific Information Systems (AOSIS)
Information systems focusing on Africa
BetterEvaluation
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.
Amazon Environmental Research Institute (IPAM)
A non-profit, independent research, policy and outreach organisation working towards achieving sustainable development in the Amazon region
Forestry Nepal
Gateway to forestry information on Nepal.
Center for Participatory Research and Development (CPRD)
Center for Participatory Research and Development is an independent, non-profit policy, research and implementation institute.
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