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- DocumentInternational Crisis Group, 2000This article addresses the possibility that there will be civil unrest and large-scale violence in three Central Asian states: Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan. The article points to several contemporary factors which indicate that this is a possibility. These states are to a lesser or greater extent suffering from a continuing economic crisis.Document
The effect of early childhood development programs on women's labor force participation and older children's schooling in KenyaGendernet, World Bank, 2000Paper analyses the effect of childcare costs on households' behaviour in Kenya.DocumentPanos Institute, London, 1998Gender violence causes more death and disability among women aged 15 to 44 than cancer, malaria, traffic accidents or even war.DocumentNatural Resource Perspectives, ODI, 1998Large numbers of rural households in Africa continue to generate some of their income from forest product activities. However, much of this involvement is in labour intensive low return activities that help to provide the poor with an income safety net, but which decline once better alternatives become available.