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- DocumentConsultative Group to Assist the Poorest, 1998This Appraisal Format facilitates a complete diagnosis of a micro-finance institutions operations - ranging from governance to funding methodology to financial performance. It assumes a high level of participation on the part of MFI staff and management. Although primarily developed by CGAP to guide its own investing, donors and other investors/funders of MFIs have found it useful.DocumentDevelopment Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 1998Evaluation of USAID programme.DocumentDevelopment Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 1999Evaluation of USAID GABLE programme.DocumentDevelopment Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 1999Evaluation of USAID programme aimed at improving women’s education. Girls’ enrollments more than tripled in Balochistan and more than doubled in North-West Frontier Province. Boys’ education also benefited.DocumentDevelopment Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 1999Evaluation of USAID project. Demonstrated that improving educational quality is the best approach to enhancing girls’ participation. With Agency support, private sector actors improved scholarship programs and gave visibility to the issue of girls’ education. But strategic flaws and incomplete implemenation limited the impact of USAID investments.Document
More, But Not Yet Better: An Evaluation of USAID’s Programs and Policies To Improve Girls’ EducationDevelopment Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 1999Report based on five field studies in Guatemala, Guinea, Malawi, Nepal, and Pakistan, a country desk study (Egypt), issue-oriented research on Bolivia and Thailand, and a literature review.Five questions guided the entire project and each country evaluation:What are the best ways to get girls into schools? How can the quality of girls’ education be improved?Document
The Role of International Investment in Development, Corporate Responsibilities and the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises: Conference reportOrganisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, 1999Papers from Sept 1999 conference covering corporat responsibility, social accounting, foreign investment, and codes of conduct. Considered in the context of the OECD guidelines on corporate responibilityDocumentDepartment for International Development, UK, 1999Paper makes a strong plea for the use of the concept of social exclusion. This is not because the concept describes a new reality, or because it is the only appropriate or a radically innovative concept to describe deprivation.DocumentDepartment for International Development, UK, 1999Practical guide to use of communications media in development programmes (written with DFID programmes in mind).