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Relatórios e Pesquisa
Documentos e Resumos de Políticas
Dezembro 2008
Brasil
América Latina e 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.

Relatórios e Pesquisa
Documentos e Resumos de Políticas
Dezembro 2008
Egito
Sudoeste Asiático
Norte de África

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.

Relatórios e Pesquisa
Documentos e Resumos de Políticas
Junho 2008

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

Relatórios e Pesquisa
Recursos e Ferramentas de Treinamento
Fevereiro 2008
Afeganistão
Ásia 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 e relatórios de conferência
Janeiro 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 e relatórios de conferência
Dezembro 2006
Ruanda
Tanzânia
Gana
Europa
África subsariana
Ásia 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.

Relatórios e Pesquisa
Dezembro 2005
Cambodja
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 e relatórios de conferência
Dezembro 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
Relatórios e Pesquisa
Dezembro 2005
Zâmbia

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.

Relatórios e Pesquisa
Novembro 2004
Angola
Ruanda
Moçambique
África do Sul
Zimbabwe
África

Presentation of 5 brief case studies of what Oxfam actually did with regards land in post-conflict situations in Africa, in Zimbabwe, Mozambique, South Africa, Rwanda and Angola, concluding with the common themes, conclusions and lessons that emerged from the case studies. Also includes a critique of the role of USAID.

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