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Informes e investigaciones
Documentos de política y resúmenes
Diciembre 2008
Letonia
Europa
Asia central

This paper tracks the process through which FIAS, the investment climate advisory service of the World Bank Group advised the government of Latvia from 1998 to 2004 on ways to improve the business environment, achieve higher rates of economic growth, and thereby alleviate poverty.

Informes e investigaciones
Documentos de política y resúmenes
Diciembre 2008
Brasil
América Latina y el Caribe

Brazil grew 2.4 percent per year on average in the last 25 years-somewhat less than Latin America, a good deal less than the world, far less than the emerging countries of Asia in the same period, and indeed far less than Brazil itself in previous decades.

Informes e investigaciones
Documentos de política y resúmenes
Diciembre 2008
Egipto
Asia occidental
África septentrional

The paper focuses its analysis on the last three decades of the twentieth century. The basic assumption is that Egypt's economic performance during this period was less than satisfactory compared with the most successful examples in the far East and elsewhere.

Informes e investigaciones
Documentos de política y resúmenes
Junio 2008

Contents of the report are: introduction; by Penelope J. Brook, and Sabine Hertveldt; how to reform in 3 months.

Informes e investigaciones
Recursos y herramientas de capacitación
Febrero 2008
Afganistán
Asia meridional

This report is about how to progressively reduce over time Afghanistan's dependence on opium - currently the country's leading economic activity - by development initiatives and shifting economic incentives toward sustainable legal livelihoods.

Documentos de conferencias e informes
Enero 2007
Global

There is important evidence to suggest that corruption is a key factor contributing to the degradation of renewable natural resources. Forestry officials and law enforcement officers who are in the pockets of corrupt logging firms often turn a blind eye to activities that threaten the sustainable management of a forest’s biodiversity.

Documentos de conferencias e informes
Diciembre 2006
Rwanda
Tanzania
Ghana
Europa
África subsahariana
Asia central

Paul Wolfowitz, President of the World Bank, and Ambassador Andrew Young engaged in a roundtable discussion on economic development, moderated by Dean Bahl of Georgia State. Wolfowitz has made Africa the first priority of the Bank. There is really a chance for Africa to turn the corner.

Informes e investigaciones
Diciembre 2005
Camboya
Filipinas

The study explores the relationship between decentralization and conflict, comparing two case studies in Cambodia and the Philippines. It addresses to what degree and in what ways decentralization influences conflicts that are related to natural resources management (NRM), especially where local institutions are often unrepresentative of, and unaccountable to local communities.

Documentos de conferencias e informes
Diciembre 2005

Paul Wolfowitz, President of the World Bank, argued that the Doha Round presents an opportunity to rewrite the rules of an unfair trading system that holds back the potential of the poorest people. As important as aid is, as important as debt relief is, the opportunities generated by trade are far more significant.

Contestation
Informes e investigaciones
Diciembre 2005
Zambia

This paper explores the politics of ‘customary’ land tenure, land reform, and traditional leaders in Zambia. In Zambia, as elsewhere in Southern Africa, the government at the behest of donors has implemented market-based tenure reform legislation. This legislation aims to improve the security of land tenure and to promote development through investment.

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Líderes indígenas soportan amenazas y golpes por defender sus territorios
25 Diciembre 2021
América del Sur
Bolivia

Desde hace varios años, los líderes indígenas de las comunidades del pueblo Tsimane soportan todo tipo de maltratos por defender sus territorios. Uno de los casos es el de Rosendo Merena, dirigente tsimane' del Sector Yacuma.

Corruption Perceptions Index 2019
24 Enero 2020
Global

El análisis revela que la corrupción es más generalizada en países donde el dinero tiene una influencia en el poder político.


 


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