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Proceedings of the USAID natural resources management and environmental policy conference : Banjul, The Gambia -- January 18-22, 1994Development Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 1994DocumentDevelopment Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 1994Document
Regionalization of research in West and Central Africa : a synthesis of workshop findings and recommendations, Banjul, The Gambia, March 14-16, 1994Development Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 1994Document
Developments in potato research in Central Africa -- project evaluation : Programme Regional d'Amelioration de la Culture de la Pomme de Terre en Afrique Centrale (PRAPAC)Development Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 1994DocumentDevelopment Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 1993This report presents abstracts of 150 key publications drawn from recent literature (post 1982). The objective is to provide an overview of NGO activities in the field of natural resource management in Africa, and highlight those issues that are of critical importance to enhancing the institutional capacities of these organizations.DocumentOrganisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, 1997DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 1996The purpose of this paper is to show why gender issues are important in local natural resource management; to examine in what ways and with what effects environmental policies and programmes have attempted to incorporate concerns for women in the past; and to suggest how the situation can be improved in future.This introductory chapter discusses the importance of including the social dimension,DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 1998Examines the theoretical background for understanding the dynamic of capital flows, with particular emphasis on an analysis of the volatility of capital flows as well as their effects on national economies, and in particular on developing and transition economies.DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 1997One of the more surprising developments in international financial markets over the last decade has been the growing role of foreign portfolio investment as a channel for international capital flows to developing countries. This is not, however, the first time there has been an abrupt shift in channels or in the volume of flows to these countries.DocumentOECD Development Centre, 1998The recent currency crises in Latin America and Asia have hit countries with strong macroeconomic fundamentals but weak domestic financial systems. Private capital flows, attracted by disorderly financial liberalisation and exchange rate pegs, reversed abruptly when financial-sector weaknesses became apparent.