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- DocumentGlobal March Against Child Labour, 2000This report looks at child labour and working conditions in the sport goods industry in Punjab, India.Document
Challenging conventional wisdom: smallholder perceptions of land access and tenure security in the Cotton Belt of MozambiqueLand Tenure Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2002A new land law went into effect in January 1998 in Mozambique.DocumentDevelopment Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 2002Review of community schools in sub-Saharan Africa, covering as many models and donors as possible.DocumentDevelopment Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 2002Looks at the role NGOs are currently playing or are intending to play in strengthening education and civil society in MalawiLessons learned include:Regulation of NGOs within the sector is weak.DocumentDevelopment Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 2002Evaluation of USDA's implemention of food for education programmes.It found that: In general, research and expert views on the effectiveness of school feeding programs indicate that the programs are more likely to have positive results when they are carefully targeted and integrated with other educational, health, and nutritional interventions.To be effective, programs need to be targetDocumentDevelopment Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 2002Report of consultation workshop, 17-20 February 2002, Islamabad, Pakistan. Includes review of experience with previous food-assisted education in AfghanisatanDocumentWorld Economy, Ecology and Development, 2002This study focuses on the regulation of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and traces back the history, components and future consequences of the precautionary principle (PP).DocumentInternational Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development, 2002Article which looks at the impacts of TRIPs on plant variety protection (PVP) and community rights in the context of Bangladesh's rural development and agricultural history.DocumentGrowing Diversity, 2002Senator Marina Silva of the National Congress of Brazil critically describes efforts to regulate access to genetic resources in Brazil.DocumentInternational Institute for Environment and Development, 2002IIED opinion paper which argues that forestry can offer some high-potential routes out of rural poverty. Forestry, the authors state, can contribute to food security, provide resource safety nets and sometimes enterprise opportunities where little else exists.