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- DocumentFood and Nutrition Technical Assistance Project, 1999Study 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.DocumentFood and Nutrition Technical Assistance Project, 1999The 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, caDocument
Raising productivity levels and alleviating poverty in Tanzania's rural areas: the case of non-agricultural activitiesEconomic and Social Research Foundation, Tanzania, 2000The 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 UgandaEconomic Policy Research Centre, Uganda, 1999An econometric assessment using data from a 1992 survey of 10,000 Ugandan households.DocumentEconomic Policy Research Centre, Uganda, 1997Findings 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 determineDocumentInstitute 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.DocumentIndian 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 unDocumentEconomic and Social Research Foundation, Tanzania, 1995The study aimed at reviewing the literature and providing a bibliography on agriculture and rural development in Tanzania.