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- DocumentHealth Economics & HIV/AIDS Research Division, University of Natal, 2000The objective of this paper is to describe the underlying problem of HIV/AIDS in the context of education development in Southern Africa, and also to identify opportunities for remedial action and positive enablement.DocumentHealth Economics & HIV/AIDS Research Division, University of Natal, 2000This paper examines the impact on family and community of the three ‘phases’ in the cycle of illnessand death from AIDS: 1. the illness; 2. the period following immediately after death; and 3. the longer-term aftermath.DocumentUnited Nations [UN] Conference on Trade and Development, 2001Reviews Africa's development in the 1990s and analyses the domestic and external impediments to sustained and rapid growth in Africa.It discusses policy options for enhancing growth and development in Africa in order to meet the objectives set forth by the international community, including that of reducing poverty by half by the year 2015 as contained in the Millennium Declaration.Document
Challenging poverty, vulnerability and social exclusion in Nicaragua: some considerations for poverty reduction strategiesCoordinadora Civil para la Emergencia y la Reconstrucción, Nicaragua, 2001The article considers recent official evidence on the magnitude, distribution and change in the depth of poverty in Nicaragua between 1993 to 1998.Identifies macroeconomic approaches to growth, aid and poverty reduction.DocumentBRIDGE, 1996The Beijing Declaration and the Platform for Action resulting from the Fourth World Conference on Women provided an internationally agreed upon strategy for gender equality. To contribute to the consolidation of these achievements, the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) commissioned a series of discussion papers that cover some of the most important issues.DocumentBRIDGE, 1997Integrating a gender perspective into the emergency assistance and conflict resolution sector is fundamental to ensure that relief programmes are implemented to include the different needs of women and men and that more equitable gender relations are built at a transition time which may present opportunities for change in social patterns.Document
Gender and the Environment in Development Cooperation. An Assessment of Agenda 21 and the Platform for ActionBRIDGE, 1997What are the interlinkages between promoting equality between women and men and supporting an environmentally sustainable development? The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) has identified a clear need to investigate and understand this link in order to be able to develop policy directives, operational guidelines and best practices.DocumentBRIDGE, 1999This overview text emphasises the importance of considering gender in livelihood systems analysis since women and men: interact in different ways with the natural resource base through their varied roles, work, responsibilities and relationships; have different rights of access, control and ownership of natural resources; are the source of different knowledge and skills; and experience the outcomeDocumentBRIDGE, 2001This overview of gender and infrastructure has been written by the Infrastructure and Urban Development Department (IUDD) of the Department for International Development, UK, (DFID).DocumentDepartment for International Development, UK, 2001This paper considers areas of legislation and aspects relating to the implementation of IPRs that should accompany the introduction or reform of IPRs laws in developing countries.