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- DocumentEconomic Policy Research Centre, Uganda, 1999Examines the role of the Economic Policy Research Centre (EPRC) in the context of African capacity building programmes.The paper looks at the history of the Centre, how it came into being, the rationale for its existence, and the process of its evolution. Its organisational structure is discussed, as well as its view and practical conceptualisation of the term 'capacity building'.DocumentInstitute of Policy Studies, Pakistan, 2000When we are entering the 21st century, we are entering a situation where poverty and affluence co-exist, where distribution of income and wealth is becoming more and more skewed in favor of a few, in favor of certain regions, and globally in favor of certain countries. That is the challenge 21st century has to face.DocumentEconomic Policy Research Centre, Uganda, 1999This study presents findings of a study on household food security in Uganda. The study had two main objectives. The first objective was to determine the food security status of rural households during the period July 1997-June 1998.DocumentInstitute of Economic Affairs, Kenya, 2000Report on a forum held in response to the power crisis in Kenya. Rationing started in September 1999, intensified in May 2000 and rain failure for the second year led to an announcement in June 2000 of a more pronounced regime of power rationing for the whole country.DocumentInstitute of Economic Affairs, Kenya, 2000Looks at Kenya's budget practice and process and the new budgeting approach, the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF).Finds that:as an instrument for stimulating or inducing growth Kenya's budgetary process has been a serious failurethis is due to the inappropriate institutional and legal arrangements that govern the processat all stages of the budgeting - formulation, enactDocumentInstitute of Economic Affairs, Kenya, 2000Analysis of first quarter allocation and expenditure trends in seven ministries - all considered critical to poverty eradication.DocumentInstitute of Economic Affairs, Kenya, 2000Looks at the options open to Kenya after the withdrawal of Lome privileges.DocumentInstitute of Economic Affairs, Kenya, 2000Looks at the phenomena of corruption and its effects, international perceptions of corruption in Kenya and government attempts to address the issue.It discusses the Corruption Perception Index (CPI) and the Bribe Payers Index (BPI) and concludes that the objective quantification of corruption demands that concerted action to be taken against it.The paper focusses on the Kenya Anti-CorruptioDocumentUS Agency for International Development, 2000The IPAA aims to: Substantially reduce new HIV infectionsProvide a continuum of care for those infected and affected by HIV/AIDSMobilise and support communities, NGOs and the private sector, and individuals to counteract the negative impact of the HIV/AIDS epidemic in AfricaMembers are: African governments; · the United Nations;· donors;· the private sector and the communitDocumentUS Agency for International Development, 2000Results of investigation into the knowledge and practice of Indian stakeholders regarding energy efficiency (EE), carbon emission trading (CET) and foreign investment.