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- DocumentInternational Water Management Institute, 1997Data from 29 different studies on irrigation management transfer are drawn together and evaluated to assess the impacts of transfer on various aspects of irrigation system management.DocumentInternational Water Management Institute, 1997To varying degrees, an irrigation management agency may be either financially independent or financially dependent on outside sources for funding. In most dependent cases, it is the government that controls and allocates the level of resources to the agency. Financially independent agencies depend on users for most of their income.DocumentConvention on Biological Diversity, 1997DocumentConvention on Biological Diversity, 1996Drawing on previous research on biodiversity assessment and experience with criteria of forest quality, this paper suggests some principles for developing forest biodiversity indicators. It is important to place biodiversity assessment within a broader framework of forest quality.DocumentConvention on Biological Diversity, 1996DocumentDevelopment Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 1997This document provides a synthesis of nearly a decade of socio-economic studies, conducted by a number of scientists funded from a variety of sources, quantifying the impacts of Technology development and transfer (TDT), institutionalization of impact assessment, and needed innovations in African agricultural TDT.Document
Stimulating indigenous agribusiness development in the northern communal areas of Namibia : a concept paperDevelopment Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 1997This concept paper proposes (a) market driven farm and off-farm entrepreneurial options, that could take advantage of the existing opportunities, thus leading to the creation of indigenous oriented economic growth and (b) empowerment of the small and medium scale private enterprises to create an enabling environment conducive for equitable growth of their businesses.DocumentDevelopment Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 1997This concept paper proposes (a) market-driven farm and off-farm entreprenerial options that could take advantage of Zimbabwe's Economic Structural Adjustment Programme (ESAP) achievements, thus leading to the creation of indigenous oriented economic growth, and (b) em-powerment of the small and medium scale private enterprises to create an enabling environment conducive for equitable growth of thDocumentPesticide Management Unit, FAO, 1999Contains detailed definitions and other background information to facilitate the development and use of the specifications.Document
Environmental guidelines for small-scale activities in Africa: environmentally sound design for planning and implementing humanitarian and development activitiesDevelopment Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 1996The guidelines aim to provide PVOs and NGOs, and other recipients of USAID grants, a tool for activity design, implementation and monitoring. The focus is on smaller-scale field activities.