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Protecting efficient, comprehensive and integrated primary health care: principles and guidelines for inter-governmental contracting/service agreementsHealth Systems Trust, South Africa, 2000The devolution of primary health care delivery to local government means that intergovernmental relations are emerging as a critical issue in the transformation of South Africa’s health system.DocumentWHO Tuberculosis Programme, 2004This World Health Organization manual provides a guide to the clinical management of tuberculosis, particularly in patients suffering from co-infection with HIV.It aims to promote the best possible diagnosis and treatment in low-income countries with high tuberculosis (TB) and HIV prevalence.Though primarily addressed to clinicians working at district hospitals in sub-Saharan Africa, the manual isDocumentWHO Tuberculosis Programme, 2003Expert practical guidelines for the treatment and control of tuberculosis within the context of national TB programmes.DocumentNatural Resource Perspectives, ODI, 1999Examines livelihood diversification as a survival strategy of rural households in developing countries. Although still of central importance, farming on its own is increasingly unable to provide a sufficient means of survival in rural areas.Document
Ganyu Labour in Malawi and its implications for Livelihood Security Interventions:An analysis of recent literature and implications for poverty alleviationEnvironment and Development Consultancy Ltd, 1999Ganyu is widely used in Malawi to describe a range of short term rural labour relationships, the most common of which is piecework weeding or ridging on the fields of other smallholders or on agricultural estates.DocumentInternational Food Policy Research Institute, 2000Substantial abstract of a report studying the impact of urban life on the livelihoods, food security, and nutritional status of the poor in Accra. Examines food consumption and employment and income, as well as hygiene practices, sanitation conditions, and practices related to the care and feeding of children to determine their contributions to malnutrition.DocumentHealth Sector Reform Research Work Programme, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, 1998How can health practitioners, researchers and managers better develop their gender analysis and learn to work in a more gender-sensitive manner? Researchers from the Gender and Health Group of the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine have proposed a series of guidelines for improving gender analysis amongst health professionals.Document
Opportunities for Change: response from Friends of the Earth [to UK Government consultation paper on sustainable development policy]Friends of the Earth, 1998DocumentOlder Workers, 2000Paper aims to identify issues and contribute to the debate by governments, employers and trade unions, on legislative and policy measures necessary to address economic and social concerns raised by an ageing population.DocumentGendernet, World Bank, 1998The toolkit comprises ready-to-use material designed expressly for World Bank task managers working in the water and sanitation sector. It presents a range of tools for gender analysis and practical “how-to” strategies collected from program and project experience around the world.