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    Reconciling agriculture and biodiversity: policy and research challenges of ‘ecoagriculture’

    International Institute for Environment and Development, 2002
    Paper which argues against the 'conventional wisdom' that modern agriculture and biodiversity conservation are incompatible.
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    Building on hidden opportunities to achieve the millennium development goals:

    International Institute for Environment and Development, 2002
    IIED opinion paper which argues that whilst biodiversity loss has the potential to undermine progress towards the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), conservation of biodiversity offers many (sometimes overlooked) opportunities to reduce poverty.
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    Global Environment Outlook 3 (GEO 3)

    Global Environment Outlook Report and Project, UNEP, 2002
    This high profile and detailed UNEP report is aimed at fulfilling the reporting requirement of Agenda 21.
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    Partnerships for strenghtening conservation biology in Africa

    American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2002
    This report records the outcomes of a workshop held in September 2001to share information about the status of conservation biology in Africa and to discuss ways to strengthen it, especially through regional and international collaboration.The report highlights areas which the workshop identified as priorities to help translate conservation research into practical action.
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    Risking health?

    id21 Development Research Reporting Service, 2002
    Peri-urban natural resource development projects can have both positive and negative consequences for residents and workers. There are various possible health risks:
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    Questions About Culture, Gender Equality and Development Cooperation

    Canadian International Development Agency, 2001
    Culture is understood as changing, and as meaning different things to different people, even within the same community. Development is also said to be about change, whether economic or other kinds of development, and as having an impact on gender, whether intended or not.
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    Women and Culture

    Oxfam, 1995
    This journal makes the case that development is itself imbued with cultural values: 'The concept of development is laden with the cultural values of post- colonialism, of Northern countries, and of economists. Over the last 30 years, development has been synonymous with a Northern-based notion of 'modernisation' - economic progress from a 'traditional' to a 'modern' society.
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    Under Western Eyes: Feminist Scholarship and Colonial Discourse

    Indiana University Press, Bloomington, 1991
    Mohanty charges western feminist research with producing an image of a homogenous 'third world woman' as victims without agency, oppressed by family, culture and religion.
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    The Monterrey Consensus: the conference on Financing for Development

    Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik / German Development Institute (GDI), 2002
    The Conference on Financing for Development (FfD) ended on 22 March 2002 with the adoption by acclamation of the Monterrey Consensus by the heads of state and government in Monterrey, Mexico.
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    Integrating gender into poverty reduction strategies: from the declaration of intent to development policy in practice?

    Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik / German Development Institute (GDI), 2002
    Examines the extent to which the National Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers (PRSPs) called for in connection with the enhanced debt initiative are in line with this demand and contain an integrated gender perspective. Involvement of poor, politically underrepresented groups in the PRSP process is intended to ensure that the current poverty-reduction programs take account of their interest

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