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- DocumentUnited Nations [UN] Research Institute for Social Development, 2001Five questions central to public sector reform in East and Southern Africa, and consistent with their proclaimed thrust, are addressed in this paper:Has the size of government employment changed since the mid-1980s?Have government functions become more focused on 'core' activities, such as health and education, during this period?Have real wage levels changed?Has accountabilityDocumentInstitute on Governance, 2001The article looks at the present consensus on Public Sector Reform (PSR), and its effect on development.DocumentProgramme for the Study of Economic Organisation and Public Policy, LSE, 1999Analyzes the role of public and private responsibility in the provision of public goods.The paper emphasizes that a typical public good will require many different inputs which raises the possibility of partnerships to exploit comparative advantages of different parties.DocumentWater and Environmental Health at London and Loughborough, 1998The Department for International Development (DFID) commissioned this Guidance Manual toassist staff and partners to develop effective and sustainable water supply and sanitation programmes. The Manual comprises three chapters and appendices.DocumentSustainable Banking with the Poor ,World Bank, 1997This guide is intended for microcredit program managers and staff with little accounting and financial skills. The guide lays out the essentials of an income statement in a very user-friendly way to enable program officers to understand the concept of financial sustainability and measure their own institution’s sustainability.DocumentFamily Health International, 1996Careful planning of communication projects is necessary for the success of HIV/AIDS prevention programs. This handbook will guide you through the development of behavior change communication (BCC) projects using a strategy developed by the AIDS Control and Prevention (AIDSCAP) Project of Family Health International. The strategy is illustrated by the Communication Pyramid.DocumentFamily Health International, 1996This handbook is one in a series of practical handbooks designed by AIDSCAP's Behavior Change Communication (BCC) Unit. Its main objective is to help field level planners and implementors use mass media as a part of their overall communication strategy. This handbook will help you:Approach and work with TV, radio and print media staff Write short scripts for radio and TV programs.Document
Guidelines for developing, testing & selecting criteria and Indicators for sustainable forest management: manualCenter for International Forestry Research, 1998Manual provides methods to assist the development and evaluation of criteria and indicators (C&I) which can then be used to assess the sustainability of forest management. The methods presented are aimed at the development of sets of C&I for natural forests at the forest management unit (FMU) level, especially in the tropicsDocument
The Bag (Basic Assessment Guide for Human Well-Being) [in relation to sustainable timber operations]Center for International Forestry Research, 1998Manual on particiaptory assessment of sustainable timber operationsFocuses on certain critical social issues, and assumes that ecological and conventional forestry issues will also be addressed in any assessment of sustainability in a given forest.DocumentUnited Nations [UN] Statistics Division, 1999Provides hands-on guidance for the implementation of integrated environmental and economic accounting at the national level. It also discusses possible uses of the accounting results in planning and policy analysis.