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- DocumentFriends of the Earth, 1998Aim of the project is to increase awareness of the potential for economic activities that simultaneously protect the environment and create jobs by presenting evidence from member countries of where this is actually happening. This first section provides the context for the project and the following section explains the case study approach taken in the report.DocumentIDRC Economy and Environment Program for Southeast Asia, 1998Manual for researchers in Southeast Asia involved in the economic evaluation of tropical forest land use options. It was developed initially to serve as an aid to Cambodian researchers in the execution of an EEPSEA-financed study of non-timber forest values in Ratanakiri Province, Cambodia.DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 1998Development organisations need to know how effective their efforts have been. But who should make these judgements, and on what basis? Usually it is outside experts who take charge. Participatory monitoring and evaluation (PM&E) is a different approach which involves local people, development agencies, and policy makers deciding together how progress should be measured, and results acted upon.DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 1996Heckscher-Ohlin trade theory suggests that greater openness tends to enlarge inter-country differences in stocks of skill (or human capital), which new growth theory suggests would cause inter-country divergence of per-capita incomes.DocumentEldis Document Store, 1999Short overview of the relationship between information and national developmentDocumentEldis Document Store, 1997Overview of Healthlink world wide's programme of partnership with overseas information organisationsDocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 1998Objectives of this study are: (a) to provide an analytical overview of existing research and approaches adopted to address interlinkages between poverty and environment; (b) to identify gaps in understanding and potential conflicts between adopted approaches and priorities identified by research; and (c) to highlight policy and research priorities for future action by donors, development agenciesDocumentLegal Office, FAO, 1998Analyses the problem of how national laws recognize community-based land-owning or resource managing groups. Legal recognition is a matter of growing importance to indigenous or customary groups trying to survive in a world characterised by increasing interdependence and escalating threats to local resources.DocumentInternational Food Policy Research Institute, 1998Presents information on the credit constraints that poor rural households face, derived from detailed rural household surveys conducted by IFPRI and its collaborators in nine countries of Asia and Africa (Bang ladesh, Cameroon, China, Egypt, Ghana, Madagascar, Malawi, Nepal, and Pakistan).DocumentInternational Food Policy Research Institute, 1998Examines the nutrition, health, educational attainment, and contributions to family welfare of adolescents living in a rural area of the Philippines.