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- DocumentMellemfolkeligt Samvirke, 1999Danish INGO looks at arguments for supporting NGO and civil society groups. Reflects critically on the strengths as well as the weaknesses and challenges confronting civil society in the South in particular, based on the experiences of MS in its programme countries in Africa, Asia and Central America.Document
A critical analysis of the Regional Trade Model for Southern Africa (RTMSA): implications for future researchTrade and Industrial Policy Strategies, South Africa, 1998Review of the David Evan's paper on the potential sectoral and distributional effects of the formation of the Free Trade Area in Southern Africa.DocumentPolicy Research Working Papers, World Bank, 2001This paper forms an initial assessment of some of the likely major implications of the trade reforms involved in China's accession to the WTO. The objectives are two- fold: to assess the implications of the reforms; and to identify areas in which further analysis will be helpful in guiding further reform. This paper begins with a discussion of policy reforms and China's current trade regime.DocumentWater Engineering and Development Centre, 1999Review of literature and case studies on research dissemination methdods and their impact, with recommendations for researchers and for commisioners of researchRecommendations include: Plan and integrate a dissemination strategy into the life cycle of the research project.Document
A crude awakening: The role of the oil and banking industries in Angola's civil war and the plunder of state assetsGlobal Witness, 1999Discusses the corrupt use of growing oil revenues and challenges the oil industry, lending banks and the national governments involved to change their policies and to adopt a policy of 'full transparency'.Also available as Word and Text documents at: http://www.fatbeehive.com/globalwitness/text/campaigns/oil/reports.htmlDocumentIDRC Economy and Environment Program for Southeast Asia, 1998Main components of this Manual are: an introduction to the values of, and threats to, mangrove ecosystems; a theoretical introduction to valuation of the environment; a methodology for the economic assessment of mangrove management options; a qualitative discussion of the possible impacts associated with common development options for mangrove ecosystems; and, two case-study examples from AsiDocumentWorld Commission on Dams, 2000Reviews recent practices relating to displacement, resettlement, rehabilitation and development of people negatively affected by the construction of dams, in order to locate the global experiences in dam induced displacement and understand the socio-political context of displacement and resettlement.DocumentTechnet, World Bank, 1996Manual for project managers who are considering the inclusion of Internet connectivity and related data communication technologies in an existing or proposed project, either to facilitate communication or serve as an information resource for the clientDocument
Guidelines for the Integration of Gender Issues into the Design, Monitoring and Evaluation of ILO Programmes and ProjectsInternational Labour Organization, 1995The aim of the guidelines is to provide ILO staff with the analytical concepts and tools to incorporate women and equality concerns into the design, monitoring and evaluation of ILO programmes.