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- DocumentTrade, Investment and Sustainable Development Programme, IISD, 1996Examines the WTO Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) and tries to analyse those areas in which the Agreement will impact, either positively or negatively, on sustainable development in developing countries such as Pakistan.Document
Trade, intellectual property, food and biodiversity: key issues and options for the 1999 review of Article 27.3(b)of the TRIPS AgreementAgricultural Biotechnology Support Project, MSU, 1999This discussion paper reviews the complexities and uncertainties surrounding the impact of the current multilateral Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs) regime, on plants and animals, on plant variety protection systems, and on food security and agricultural biodiversity.DocumentSouth Centre, 2000One of the main objectives of Farmers' Rights is to allow farmers, their communities, and countries in all regions, fully to participate in the benefits derived, at present and in the future, from the improved use of Plant Genetic Resources, through plant breeding and other scientific methods.Document
Guidelines for developing improved risk assessment, prevention and management approaches in pastoral areas of Northwestern ChinaSustainable Development Department, FAO SD Dimensions, 2001This report presents an analytical framework for assessing the risks pastoral livestock keepers face in Nothwestern China.DocumentmicroLINKS,, 1999Document
Household Economic Portfolios [review of approaches to analysis/modeling of the household as an economic portfolio, and relation to microenterprise development] (Chen / Dunn / AIMS)microLINKS,, 1999Document
Review of methodological approaches to the study of the impact of microenterprise credit programs (Gaile / Foster / AIMS)microLINKS,, 1999DocumentUnited Nations [UN] Research Institute for Social Development, 1996Urban poverty is increasing in the wake of neoliberal restructuring in both North and South, and much of the responsibility for providing basic welfare services is simultaneously being shifted from public to private hands.Document
Analysis of policy reforms and structural adjustment programs in Malawi with emphasis on agriculture and tradeDevelopment Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 1996This study’s emphasis on agriculture’s elevated role in Malawi’s medium-term adjustment strategy and its articulation of the sector’s key role as the engine of growth and employment aptly makes an important point. Dr.DocumentOECD Development Centre, 1997Biotechnology offers the potential for more environmentally-friendly agriculture but the conditions for developing countries to take advantage of that potential should be created. Policy intervention is needed to ensure that biotechnology responds to the priorities set for agriculture.