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UNA GUÍA PRÁCTICA PARA El ANÁLISIS EX ANTE DEL IMPACTO EN LA POBREZA
In the midst of this financial crisis of global proportions, development aid budgets will be one of the areas of public spending under pressure as donor countries face up to the fiscal effort needed to restore the financial system. Despite these difficult circumstances, we must keep protecting and strengthening our development commitments, according to Mr. Gurría.
Promoting Pro-Poor Growth: Social Protection, prepared by the DAC Network on Poverty Reduction (POVNET), shows that social protection programmes can be affordable, including in the poorest countries, when they are well designed and well implemented.
According to the OECD Secretary-General, the current international food crisis is a global challenge and agricultural commodity prices should remain high and grow more volatile in the next decade.
An introduction to the POVNET Cambodia Country Workshop from which a pdf file of the full report can be downloaded.
What benefits would the Internet bring to the developing world? A live online question and answer session is taking place now until 16.00 Paris time (15.00 GMT) on Thursday 21 February 2008.
An introduction to the POVNET Promoting Pro-Poor Growth Workshop in Ghana, 17 June 2008, from which a pdf file of the full report can be downloaded.
You will find herewith the German translation of "Promoting Pro-Poor Growth: Key Policy Messages"
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The objective of this Policy Guidance is to help DAC members use their ODA more effectively to mobilise private investment for development.
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On current trends, the Millennium Development Goals may not be achieved in many developing countries, especially in Africa. Despite positive trends in the past decade, business investment and enterprise development in non-OECD regions continue to fall short of development needs. Realisation of this has led to renewed interest in the growth agenda and the importance of private investment for promoting the broad-based and sustained