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Extracts from International and Regional Instruments and Declarations, as well as Some Other Authoritative Texts Addressing the Right to FoodFAO Right to Food, 1999This paper is issued as a legislative study by the FAO Legal Office. It contains a selection of extracts from international and regional instruments, as well as from some other authoritative texts, addressing the right to food. Extracts are kept to the minimum in order to maintain a better focus. [author]DocumentFAO Right to Food, 1999FAO publication in response to the 50th anniversary of the UN Universal Declaration o Human Rights.DocumentLand Reform, Land Settlement and Cooperatives, 1997Brief summary of FAO’s experience in agrarian reform and the most relevant activities of the current programme related to this field. It argues that the type of agrarian reform that considers the redistribution of land from the rich to the poor either through confiscation or through pre-emptive buyouts belongs to the past.DocumentLand Reform, Land Settlement and Cooperatives, 1997Traces some general correlations and interlinkages between rural food security and decentralization. This is attempted from the viewpoint of rural institutions and organizations, a dimension that past attempts at integrated rural development have neglected.DocumentLand Reform, Land Settlement and Cooperatives, 1997Although world food and agricultural production, based on current trends, should be sufficient to meet demand in the decades ahead, the world still faces a serious food crisis that is as dangerous and life-threatening for millions of poor people today as in the past.Document
The participation toolkit: A USAID health population & nutrition officer's guide to using participatory approaches for managing HIV/ AIDS activitiesUS Agency for International Development, 1998Toolkit designed for use by USAID HPN officers and their partners to facilitate the participatory management of their HIV/ AIDS programs. The toolkit is divided into four modules.DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 1999Uses a computable general equilibrium (CGE) extension of earlier partial equilibrium analyses of static gains from regional economic integration in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) in Southern Africa. Both models are based on 37 sectors for each of 12 SADC countries.DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 1999In a seminal and provocative book, Putnam argues that levels of trust, interest in public affairs and political participation are the most important explanatory features of the differential institutional performance across Italian regions over time.DocumentCommonwealth of Learning, 1999The term "virtual education" is something that is heard with increasing frequency now as the use of information and communication technologies (ICTs) becomes ever more present in the conduct of open and distance education.DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 1999Discusses the latest developments related to the International Financial Architecture, underlining the gaps to be filled. New proposals concerning the disclosure of additional information on financial markets to developing countries and the implementation of better regulations at an international and national level are being discussed.