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- DocumentFood Security III Cooperative Agreement, Michigan State University, 1998Studies the dynamics between cash crop and food crop productivity in Gokwe North District in Zimbabwe, a major cotton producing area. The main research issues were: to identify the determinants of commercialized crop production at the household levelto determine the effect of increasing crop commercialization on household food productivityDocument
Zimbabwe food security success story: maize market reforms improve access to food even while government eliminates food subsidies (MSU)Food Security III Cooperative Agreement, Michigan State University, 1999Document
Successes and Challenges of Food Market Reform: Experiences from Kenya, Mozambique, Zambia, and ZimbabweFood Security III Cooperative Agreement, Michigan State University, 1999Describes the different food policy courses pursued in recent years by four countries in Eastern and Southern Africa, and documents their differential effects on farmer and consumer behavior.DocumentDepartment for International Development, UK, 1999Information on applying for jobs with DFID. Includes application details for the Associate Professional Officers Scheme (APOS) and adverts for current postings in UK and abroadDocumentInternational Crisis Group, 2000This article addresses the possibility that there will be civil unrest and large-scale violence in three Central Asian states: Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan. The article points to several contemporary factors which indicate that this is a possibility. These states are to a lesser or greater extent suffering from a continuing economic crisis.DocumentInternational Water Management Institute, 1999Describes a streamlined approach to calculating water and salinity balances in three different irrigated areas of Pakistan where salinity is a major problem. Explores the impact of current irrigation and agronomic practices on salinity and suggests corrective measures.DocumentInternational Water Management Institute, 1999Outlines the IWMI Water Balance Framework, which identifies sources, uses and reuses of water. The framework will be of interest to those involved in the design of irrigation projects and in the formulation of improvements to existing infrastructure of operational rules.DocumentInternational Water Management Institute, 1999Examines the concept of water efficiency, the impact of water recycling and implications for water management. Distinguishes between "wet" and "dry" water savings, and explores opportunities for creating "wet" savings-savings that make more water available for use in a basin.DocumentOneWorld.net, 1999Listing of jobs available with international volunteer agencies (plus some UK volunteer opportunities)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.