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- DocumentInternational Fund for Agricultural Development, 2001This strategy paper delineates IFAD's role in helping to stem the spread of the epidemic and in addressing its effects on the rural poor and on agricultural and rural development. It describes the approach the Fund will use to achieve these objectives:adapting existing agricultural and rural development strategies and programmes to the challenges of HIV/AIDSintroducing new componentDocumentInternational Fund for Agricultural Development, 2001Over the last few years, agencies have sought increased stakeholder participation in the planning of development projects and programmes.Written at the request of the Belgian Survival Fund for the Third World Joint Programme to assist individuals and organizations in planning and evaluating interventions in a flexible, comprehensive and participatory manner, this brochure: describes a pDocumentGender and Household Food Security, IFAD, 1994There has been a significant lack of understanding and of women's role in livestock production which has consequently been largely underestimated and ignored.This report examines women's technical knowledge of and involvement in livestock production in Asia, Africa and Latin America and provides guidelines on how these issues can be incorporated in IFAD's project cycle to the benefit of rural wDocument
Survival, change and decision-making in rural households: three village case studies from eastern MoroccoGender and Household Food Security, IFAD, 1998This document presents the main findings of a study carried out between 1994 and 1995 in three villages in Eastern Morocco - each representative of a different environmental context.DocumentGender and Household Food Security, IFAD, 1998This paper reviews IFAD's activities in Guatemala and analyses their effects on household food security (HFS)and the status of women.DocumentDepartment for International Development, UK, 2001Increasingly, questions concerning who will benefit and who will be left out of the ICTrevolution are coming to the fore in policy debates.Document
Operation and maintenance of rural water supply and sanitation systems: a training package for managers and plannersIRC International Water and Sanitation Centre, 2001Training package designed as a guide to facilitators who run courses or workshops on the management of operation and maintenance of rural water supply and sanitation services. It aims to improve the efficiency, effectiveness and sustainability of water supply and sanitation services by highlighting the importance of community participation with the appropriate gender balance.DocumentInternational Intellectual Property Institute, 2001This short opinion piece from IIPI is critical of those 'activists' calling for abrogation of patent laws in cases of health crises and particulalrly of their claims of victory in securing the Doha declaration. The author argues that the degree of flexibility in the application of TRIPS remains unchanged by the declaration.DocumentCenter for Communication Programs, Johns Hopkins University, 2001To stop the HIV/AIDS epidemic from becoming a catastrophe, prevention strategies must do much more to reach young people right away. Of the over 60 million people who have been infected with HIV in the past 20 years, about half became infected between the ages of 15 and 24. Today, nearly 12 million young people are living with HIV/AIDS.DocumentParticipation & Civic Engagement Group, World Bank, 1999An interactive learning tool that is designed to support and strengthen participatory processes for the formulation, implementation and monitoring of poverty reduction strategies and other national government strategies.