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    Protecting efficient, comprehensive and integrated primary health care: principles and guidelines for inter-governmental contracting/service agreements

    Health Systems Trust, South Africa, 2000
    The 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.
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    Macro-level Handbook: Socioeconomic and Gender Analysis Programme, FAO

    Socioeconomic And Gender Analysis Programme, FAO, 1998
    Purpose of the Handbook is to provide conceptual frameworks, methods and tools which support participatory development planning -- the cornerstone of the SEAGA approach. Targets policy-and decision-makers who work at the international and/or national level; ministry officials, heads of non-governmental agencies or private institutions, who are involved in national or international policy making.
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    Enhancing stakeholder participation in aid activities: technical note

    Department for International Development, UK, 1995
    Recommendations on methods for encouraging participation in development projectsPart One provides definitions and describes the extent to which we can at the moment answer the questions of why, when and how to encourage stakeholder participation. It explains why participatory approaches are important for a sustainable and effective aid programme.
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    Biodiversity and environmental assessment and toolkit

    World Bank, 2000
    The objectives of the current review are:to inform EA practitioners, task team leaders (TTLs), executing agencies and other project stakeholders about the costs and benefits of effective treatment of biodiversity in project design, acceptance and long-term sustainabilityto outline pragmatic and cost-effective approaches and methods to achieve effective treatment of biodiversity in
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    TB/HIV:a clinical manual (2nd edition)

    WHO Tuberculosis Programme, 2004
    This 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 is
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    Treatment of tuberculosis: guidelines for national programmes

    WHO Tuberculosis Programme, 2003
    Expert practical guidelines for the treatment and control of tuberculosis within the context of national TB programmes.
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    Women's participation in national forest programmes

    Forest Resources Assessment and National Forestry Action Plans (NFAP), FAO, 1997
    Aims to present a concrete and systematic mechanism through which gender considerations can be taken fully into account during the planning, implementation and review of national forest programmes. It highlights the importance of taking the female dimension into account in such programmes in order to strengthen the success of forest planning and development activities.
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    Applying livelihood approaches to Natural Resource Management initiatives: experiences in Namibia and Kenya

    Overseas Development Institute, 1999
    Reviews different uses of livelihoods analysis in four projects/programmes, and identifies lessons learnt on the application of a livelihoods approach. All four examples explored how rural livelihoods affect and are affected by natural resource management (NRM) initiatives. The main values of a livelihoods approach that emerge from these four applications are that:
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    Exploring understandings of institutions and uncertainty: new directions in natural resource management

    Institute of Development Studies UK, 1999
    The paper examines the nexus between institutions and uncertainty in natural resources management contexts.It argues that conventional understandings of institutions fail to focus on how they deal with the ever-increasing forms of uncertainty impinging on rural livelihoods.
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    Enhancing rural Livelihoods through Participatory Watershed Development in India

    Natural Resource Perspectives, ODI, 1998
    India is remarkable not only in the scale of its wastelands, and in the volume of government funds committed to reversing degradation, but especially in the attempt to link environmental improvement and poverty reduction.