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- DocumentHealth and Education Advice and Resource Team, 2014The report covers seven countries - for each country there is a profile outlining how higher education is organised and drawing together the key points on reform. This is followed in each case by an annotated bibliography of resources on higher education reform. Countries covered:Document
Final evaluation of the Regional Community Based Natural Resource Management (CBNRM) Capacity Building Programme for Southern AfricaNorwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD, 2014Background:Document
The promise of preschool in Africa: a randomized impact evaluation of early childhood development in rural MozambiqueInternational Initiative for Impact Evaluation, 2012Early childhood development programmes are seen as a promising way to prevent such delays and foster early development. While there is a growing evidence base on the effects of early childhood development programmes in the United States, Latin America and elsewhere, there is little evidence of the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of such programmes in the African context.DocumentInternational Initiative for Impact Evaluation, 2012In Mozambique, only 4 out of 100 children go to preschool and very few programmes are available in rural areas where poverty is more acute. Existing evidence shows that investment in education early in life gives children a head start, and has effects on their immediate well-being and future prospects. But such evidence is not available from Africa.DocumentEQUINET: Network for Equity in Health in Southern Africa, 2013International evidence shows that, if left unregulated, the for-profit sector may lead to distortions in the quantity, distribution and quality of health services, as well as anti-competitive behaviour (Marriott 2009).DocumentInternational Initiative for Impact Evaluation, 2014Adoption of improved techniques for farming and land sustainable management by farmers is a central challenge in Sub-Saharan Africa. Extension agents (EAs) are commonly used to disseminate information about agricultural techniques and technologies. In Mozambique, EAs provide training and information to contact farmers (CFs).DocumentEconomic Research Forum, Egypt, 2011Recent increases in the level of agricultural commodity prices and the resulting demand for land has been accompanied by a rising interest in acquiring agricultural land by investors. This paper studies the determinants of foreign land acquisition for large-scale agriculture.Document
Reality checks in Mozambique. Building better understanding of the dynamics of poverty and well - being. Annual report. Year four, 2014 - entrepreneurshipChr. Michelsen Institute, Norway, 2014A series of five “Reality Checks in Mozambique” will take place in the period 2011-2016, focussing on the dynamics of poverty and well-being with a particular focus on good governance, agriculture/employment/ climate and entrepreneurship that are key result areas in Swedish development cooperation with the country.Document
Reality Checks Mozambique. Building better understanding of the dynamics of poverty and well - being. Year four, 2014. Sub-Report, District of LagoChr. Michelsen Institute, Norway, 2014A series of five “Reality Checks in Mozambique” will take place in the period 2011-2016, focussing on the dynamics of poverty and well-being with a particular focus on good governance, agriculture/employment/ climate and entrepreneurship that are key result areas in Swedish development cooperation with the country.Document
Impacts of large-scale investments in agriculture on water resources, ecosystems and livelihoods; and development of policy options for decision makersGRID Arendal, 2014The goal of this project is to analyze the nature and extent of impacts of foreign direct investments (FDI) in agriculture in Africa.