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- DocumentOverseas Development Institute, 2000This bibliography is intended to be a guide to the expanding literature on the political economy of war and is directed particularly at humanitarian agencies.DocumentFood and Nutrition Technical Assistance Project, 1999Study 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.DocumentFood and Nutrition Technical Assistance Project, 2005This 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.DocumentFood and Nutrition Technical Assistance Project, 1999The 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, caDocumentUnited Nations [UN] Research Institute for Social Development, 1999Looks 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).DocumentUnited Nations [UN] Research Institute for Social Development, 2000This 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.DocumentUnited Nations [UN] Research Institute for Social Development, 1999Looks 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 morDocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 1999Examines 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.Document
Raising productivity levels and alleviating poverty in Tanzania's rural areas: the case of non-agricultural activitiesEconomic and Social Research Foundation, Tanzania, 2000The 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.DocumentInstitute of Policy Studies, Pakistan, 1997The 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.