Search

Reset

Searching with a thematic focus on Agriculture and food

Showing 5941-5950 of 6042 results

Pages

  • Document

    Increasing the nutritional impacts of agricultural interventions

    Food and Nutrition Technical Assistance Project, 1999
    Study provides information on program and policy options. The findings and recommendations are based on an extensive review of the literature as well as interviews with researchers, USAID managers and other development and donor organizations.
  • Document

    Water and Sanitation Indicators Measurement Guide

    Food and Nutrition Technical Assistance Project, 1999
    The purpose of the guide is to facilitate the consistent measurement of a set of generic performance indicators for results reporting to USAID.USAID will then use these in its own reports on the impact of food aid on global development to Congress and the American public.The paper covers:Impact indicators for measuring water and sanitation-related program performance: definitions, ca
  • Document

    Raising productivity levels and alleviating poverty in Tanzania's rural areas: the case of non-agricultural activities

    Economic and Social Research Foundation, Tanzania, 2000
    The study is a state of art review on non-agricultural activities and their role in raising productivity and alleviating poverty. The paper aimed at reviewing the literature related to rural non-agriculture activities (RNAs) in Tanzania.
  • Document

    Capital market access, factor demand, and agricultural development in rural areas of developing countries: the case of Uganda

    Economic Policy Research Centre, Uganda, 1999
    An econometric assessment using data from a 1992 survey of 10,000 Ugandan households.
  • Document

    The potential for community-based management of forest resources in Uganda

    Economic Policy Research Centre, Uganda, 1997
    Findings of a study intended to facilitate an assessment of the feasibility of collective action for redressing forest degradation.The prospects of community-based resource management is hypothesized to depend on people’s attitude towards collective action and their evaluation of the capacity of local institutions to facilitate the functioning of such a management regime, all of which determine
  • Document

    Power crisis: beyond blame and blunder

    Institute of Economic Affairs, Kenya, 2000
    Report 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.
  • Document

    Real exchange rate stabilisation and managed floating: exchange rate policy in India, 1993-1999

    Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations, 2000
    The 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.
  • Document

    The political economy of land acquisition and redistribution in Zimbabwe, 1990-1999

    Southern African Regional Institute for Policy Studies, Zimbabwe, 2000
    Paper 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 acquir
  • Document

    The land question and land reform in Southern Africa

    Southern African Regional Institute for Policy Studies, Zimbabwe, 2000
    This 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 un
  • Document

    Agriculture and rural development in Tanzania: a survey of the 1980-1995 literature

    Economic and Social Research Foundation, Tanzania, 1995
    The study aimed at reviewing the literature and providing a bibliography on agriculture and rural development in Tanzania.

Pages