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- DocumentInternational Development Research Centre, 2012As the combined problems of urbanization, environmental degradation, and poverty become increasingly urgent, understanding the links between sustainability and poverty reduction is imperative. A sustainable urban future for all requires raising the quality of life of the most vulnerable.DocumentEffective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, 2012This paper examines the evidence on the forms of politics likely to promote inclusive social provisioning and enable, as opposed to constrain, improvements in service outcomes. The paper focuses particularly on eight relatively successful cases of delivery in a range of country contexts and sectors where independent evaluations demonstrate improved outcomes.Document
Co-producing ineffective states: social knowledge, social policy and social citizenship in Africa and in developmentEffective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, 2012This paper explores the links between social knowledge, social policy and state forms in Sub-Saharan Africa. Its central argument is that the capacities of states to establish inclusive welfare regimes for citizens are limited by the ways in which states themselves are organised, including the constitution of state society relations.Document
Investigating the political economy of social protection expansion in Africa: at the intersection of transnational ideas and domestic politicsEffective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, 2015Recent years have seen increasing interest in social protection as a means of reducing poverty and promoting development within the development industry and among growing numbers of developing countries.DocumentInternational Institute for Environment and Development, 2015The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will define the priorities of the UN’s development agenda beyond 2015. But the reality of climate change impacts will render these aspirational goals almost impossibly challenging for the Least Developed Countries (LDCs) unless the current level of ambition in development and climate action is urgently increased.DocumentInstitute for Security Studies, 2015Africa has been peripheral in approaches to international relations that have tended to focus on so-called ‘great powers’ or the ‘states that make the most difference.Document2011The cities in the East African region are characterised by rapid urbanisation and uncontrolled spatial sprawl, with large informal settlements and inadequate service provision. The research study investigates how urban land markets operate in such a context, and particularly, how effectively poor people can access, trade and hold land.DocumentSouth African Institute of International Affairs, 2014Ethiopia’s recent promising economic performance offers hope for its people, and the country is increasingly attracting aid, trade and investment.DocumentU4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre, 2014Improving land governance is key in assuring that land resources can be enjoyed by all parts of the population. Donors can play an important role in combatting corruption in land administration and building a well-functioning land administration by both supporting domestic government efforts as well as engaging in international and multi-country initiatives.Document
Integrated national policy approaches to climate-smart agriculture: Insights from Brazil, Ethiopia, and New ZealandClimate Change Agriculture Food Security, 2014CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change report examining integrated national policies on climate-smart agricultural in Brazil, Ethiopia, and New Zealand.