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- DocumentUS Agency for International Development, 1999Report on the Green COM/Mali project which aimed to increase environmental knowledge and awareness, and to mobilize communities around environmental issues.Document
Rural youth capacity building : a model for enhancing economic sustainability with youth as partnersUS Agency for International Development, 2000Looks at USAID / USDA 's rural youth initiative programme in Uganda and Zambia.The pilot programmes focused on three primary activities:U.S.-based Youth in Development Consultation and Study Tours: youth representatives from Uganda and Zambia met youth and international development leaders from several organizations and countries, took part in study tours and conferences.The UgandaDocumentIndian Council for Research on International Economic Relations, 1999The paper seeks to explore the positive instrumental role that export-orientation can play in India's search for sustainable rapid economic growth.Document
Making globalisation work for people: submission from the World Development Movement (WDM) to the British government white paper on globalisationWorld Development Movement, 2000This report consists of the World Development Movement (WDM) evidence, analysis and recommendations to the British government White Paper on Globalisation.The report:Identifies problems linked to globalisationRe-orient the debate concerning globalisationEstablishes Overall Priorities in this arena, including: Government policies should not undermine poverty reducDocumentIndian Council for Research on International Economic Relations, 2000The paper examines the exchange rate management strategy of the Indian central bank after the shift to a floating exchange rate regime in 1993. A policy reaction function tests for its intervention behaviour and finds significant effort to lean against the wind during 1993-99.DocumentSouthern African Regional Institute for Policy Studies, Zimbabwe, 2000Paper systematically evaluates the political economy of Zimbabwe's emerging land policy in the 1990s in the context of other land reform programmes in Southern Africa. Looks at: the background to the land reform process in the 1990s the government's consistency in addressing the land question through an empirical evaluation of the outcome of its efforts to identify land to be acquirDocumentSouthern African Regional Institute for Policy Studies, Zimbabwe, 2000This paper discusses the nature of the land problem in the region and tries to situate the general land reform process in Zimbabwe within a regional context.It examines the four key land problems facing the region the discriminatory and insecure forms of land tenure that are found among variouslandownership regimes the increasingly imbalanced landownership structures and factors unDocumentInstitute of Policy Studies, Pakistan, 2000What really are the reasons for the lack of progress at the practical level about the application of Islamic Banking? Different people may have different perceptions on the issue. Proponents of the Islamic banking generally attribute it to the lack of will and commitment of the successive governments and of the government machinery at various levels.DocumentPakistan Institute of Development Economics, Pakistan, 2000Looks at the trade prospects for Pakistan's textile and clothing exports in the international market at the time when it has been decided in the WTO Agreement on Textiles and Clothing that the trade in this sector from the developing to developed countries should be completely free from quantitative restrictions and governed by the normal GATT rules by 2005.DocumentPakistan Institute of Development Economics, Pakistan, 2000This study reviews the conceptual framework of asset pricing models and discusses their implications for security analysis.The study includes the theoretical derivation of equilibrium model, usually referred to as capital asset pricing model (CAPM).