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    The political economy of war: an annotated bibliography

    Overseas Development Institute, 2000
    This bibliography is intended to be a guide to the expanding literature on the political economy of war and is directed particularly at humanitarian agencies.
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    Increasing the nutritional impacts of agricultural interventions

    Food and Nutrition Technical Assistance Project, 1999
    Study provides information on program and policy options. The findings and recommendations are based on an extensive review of the literature as well as interviews with researchers, USAID managers and other development and donor organizations.
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    Measuring household food consumption: a technical guide

    Food and Nutrition Technical Assistance Project, 2005
    This guide was developed to systematise information on monitoring and evaluating impacts of food security and household nutrition project interventions. The guide describes the process and procedures for collecting information to assess the food-intake requirements of a household and a step-by-step analysis of the food consumed.
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    Water and Sanitation Indicators Measurement Guide

    Food and Nutrition Technical Assistance Project, 1999
    The purpose of the guide is to facilitate the consistent measurement of a set of generic performance indicators for results reporting to USAID.USAID will then use these in its own reports on the impact of food aid on global development to Congress and the American public.The paper covers:Impact indicators for measuring water and sanitation-related program performance: definitions, ca
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    Gender in the World Bank's poverty assessments: six case studies from Sub-Saharan Africa

    United Nations [UN] Research Institute for Social Development, 1999
    Looks at six Poverty Asssesments (PAs) conducted by World Bank teams and the way in which gender issues are treated in them (in Ghana, Zambia, Tanzania and Uganda).
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    Reproductive and sexual rights: charting the course of transnational women's NGOs

    United Nations [UN] Research Institute for Social Development, 2000
    This UNRISD paper assesses the role played by women’s movements in the 1990s in the creation and implementation of international agreements related to reproductive and sexual rights.
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    Partners in time?: business, NGOs and sustainable development

    United Nations [UN] Research Institute for Social Development, 1999
    Looks at the current spectrum of business-NGO relations and how the strategic responses of business and NGOs to sustainable development have evolved.Includes three case studies on protest and partnership initiatives in the forest products, oil (Shell / Nigeria) and sporting goods industries (footballs / Pakistan).Offers thoughts on the preconditions, interactive processes and outcomes of mor
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    Globalisation and supply chain networks: the auto industry in Brazil and India

    Institute of Development Studies UK, 1999
    Examines the restructuring of the auto industry, and in particular the auto components sector in Brazil and India. In both countries, trade liberalisation and changes in auto industry policy led to large nflows of FDI and major changes in auto industry structure in the 1990s.
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    Raising productivity levels and alleviating poverty in Tanzania's rural areas: the case of non-agricultural activities

    Economic and Social Research Foundation, Tanzania, 2000
    The study is a state of art review on non-agricultural activities and their role in raising productivity and alleviating poverty. The paper aimed at reviewing the literature related to rural non-agriculture activities (RNAs) in Tanzania.
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    Poverty in the world: some points to ponder

    Institute of Policy Studies, Pakistan, 1997
    The poverty situation in which we find ourselves in this country is a sad one. Without grueling about whether a particular index of poverty prevails, aggravation by a few points or amelioration by few points, the nature, the extent, the gravity of poverty in Pakistan is alarming: first, morally; then economically as well as politically.

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