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- DocumentFinance and Development, IMF, 2002Developing countries that do not, or cannot, protect human capital will not be able to participate fully in the global economy, much less take advantage of the opportunities it affords. This paper from the journal Finance and Development, from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), looks at opportunities for countries to include strategies for tackling AIDS in their national policy frameworks.Document2001Because economic policies are not gender-neutral, this document proposes a set of indicators which allow an initial analysis of the effects of trade policies and expansion on women and gender relations.Document
Review of studies of the economic impact of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the World Trade CenterGovernment Accountability Office, US Congress, 2002Comparative assessment of key reports from different organisations regarding the economic impact of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Centre buildings in New York City. The paper aimed to objectively explore the studies and estimations of each organisation's report, and determine if they meet standard economic criteria for analysing economic impacts.DocumentInternational Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development, 2002Policy oriented paper aiming to contribute to the debate on trade and the social clause by providing a complementary analytical framework to look at the relationship between labour standards, trade, and sustainable development.The paper first examines the economic arguements for the core labour standards which the social clause enshrines and argues that the enforcement of labour standards is moDocumentDevelopment Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 2002First in a series of USAID policy briefs which will "explore solutions to the challenges of international development".DocumentWomen for Women's Rights - New Ways, Turkey, 2000Women's sexuality remains a strong taboo in Turkey. Most women have little or no access to information on sexuality as the issue is not addressed in either the formal education system or in informal systems such as the family or community. This silence around women's sexuality can leave women ill equipped to deal with sexual relations and develop happy sex lives.DocumentSupport for Analysis and Research in Africa, USAID, 2002The Guide is a manual for researchers who will plan and implement a study on care-seeking for childhood malaria.Document
Qualitative research for improved health programs: a guide to manuals for qualitative and participatory research on child health, nutrition, and reproductive healthSupport for Analysis and Research in Africa, USAID, 2000This guide is designed for program managers, researchers, funders of health programs, and others who are considering using qualitative research methods to help them design more effective health programs and/or evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of existing programs. It is assumed that the reader already has some familiarity with the basic methods in the “qualitative research toolbox” such asDocumentSouthern African Regional Poverty Network, 2002Looks at cross-border livelihood interactions between these two areas, and possible development policy synergies. Southern Malawi has one of the most highly populated areas in southern Africa, with high pressure on land and natural resources.DocumentAfrica Action, 2002The New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD) presents itself as a visionary initiative by African leaders to reconstruct and develop the continent.