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- DocumentUnited Nations Capital Development Fund, 1997Looks at the limitations of decentralisation and decentralisation support programmes.DocumentLinking Complex Emergency Response and Transition Initiative, 2000Traditionally demobilization of military personnel has followed the signature of peace accords to facilitate the transition from war to peace and to preserve national and international security.DocumentDrylands Programme, IIED, 2000This article discusses what is the best means of managing the commons. The article stresses that these are critical questions in the current wave of decentralisation and tenure reform taking place in many Sahelian states.Document
From conflict to consensus: towards joint management of natural resources by pastoralists and agro-pastoralists in the zone of Kishi Beiga, Burkina FasoDrylands Programme, IIED, 2000This article explores the breakdown of complementarity between agriculture and livestock in the Kishi Beiga area in the north of Burkina Faso.Document
Integrating participatory research methods in a public agricultural research organisation: a partially successful experience in MoroccoAgricultural Research and Extension Network, 2001Reports on a project of institutional capacity development for participatory research, undertaken by the INRA in Morocco.Document
Seed fairs and the case of Marambo village, Nachingwea District, Tanzania: implications of local informal seed supply and varietyAgricultural Research and Extension Network, 2000Report assessing the indigenous systems of seed flow and variety development (especially seed fairs), and public agricultural development organisation perceptions of it.Outcomes and conclusions:indications of the existence of a dynamic informal culture of seed procurement, testing, and exchange among smallholder farmers in south east Tanzaniafarmers attended the seed fairs, tDocument
Searching for sustainable land use practices in Honduras: lessons from a programme of participatory research with hillside farmersAgricultural Research and Extension Network, 2000Reports on the IPCA project that has been monitoring the development of local agricultural research committees (CIALs) in Honduras for the past five years.Document
Impact assessment using participatory approaches: 'starter pack' and sustainable agriculture in MalawiAgricultural Research and Extension Network, 2001This paper is based on a study undertaken as part of the Malawi Starter Pack Evaluation Programme (1999–2000). Focusing on the concept of ‘sustainable agriculture’, it describes how participatory approaches can be used for impact assessment and the kind of information that emerges from such an approach.DocumentWorld Bank, 2001The poor in developing countries typically share in the gains from rising aggregate affluence, and in the losses from aggregate contraction.