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The degradation of Paraguay's natural resources is proceeding almost unchecked. High levels of forest clearance and unadapted forms of land use are reducing the ecological, social and economic value of these resources. Meanwhile some 80% of smallholders are already living below the poverty line. There is a lack of a national strategy for resource protection and sustainable use of natural resources. Authoritarian approaches, a tendency
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En los dos años de inicio del Proyecto DRI Cotacachi (1998-1999), Ecuador se enfrentaba a unade las más severas crisis económicas de su historia. La pobreza total1 aumentó de un 34% de lapoblación en 1995 al 67% en el primer semestre del 2000. Este aumento dramático se ha concentrado en las áreas rurales del país, donde el nivel de pobreza total alcanzó un nivel sin precedentes de 86% de la población en el 2000.2 Mientras la pobreza
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Looking at Swedish development cooperation with three countries in East Africa, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda, this study tries to find out how a longstanding Swedish policy of facilitating and promoting partner country, half a dozen projects and programs are examined in depth. The conclusions of the study are relevant to development cooperation generally. With the shift from projects to programs. ISBN 91-586-8737-8ISSN 1401-0402 Sida
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This report presents a study of partner country ownership in Sidas development assistance to East Africa, focusing specifically upon an analysis of a selection of Sida projects and programs in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. A companion report to these country studies draws upon the data and evidence assembled here to provide a synthesis and examination of the broader implications of the ownership agenda in Sidas development assistance in
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Sida's country strategy model builds on a complementary package of general and specific strategic choices for the allocation of Sida resources. The long term country strategy paper (CSP), with its five-year time horizon, outlines the general approach for such allocation.
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El objetivo del informe es evaluar la preparación, el desarrollo, la ejecución, el cumplimiento, así como el impacto de las acciones desplegadas y de los productos entregados por el Programa de Reformas Judiciales I (Banco Mundial) y por el Proyecto de Apoyo al Poder Judicial de Bolivia (AECI).<
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The present evaluation forms part of a series of evaluations commissioned by UTVexploring how the principle of recipient ownership is put to practice in Sida'sdevelopment co-operation.
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This technical assistance performance audit report covers the performance of sixtechnical assistance (TA) projects for strengthening the audit capability of the office of the auditor general (OAG), or its equivalent, in 12 Pacific developing member countries (PDMCs) of the Asian Development Bank (ADB). The TAs, for a total grant amount of $2.1 million, were approved between 1989 and 2000. Two of them, namely TA 1389-KIR and TA
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Ireland Aid established a Human Rights and Democratisation (HRD) scheme in order to assist projects outside IA’s programme countries. The main objective of this review is to outline strengths and weaknesses of the HRD scheme to date and to suggest practical options for its future direction.
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This evaluation deals with contract-financed technical co-operation (KTS) as a particular aid form in Swedish development co-operation. In Particular the study explores the link between local ownerhip and the various characterstics of KTS projects, such as being demand-driven, limited in time, scope and financial volume, involve a competent local partner and based on a contract between a consultant and a local partner (LPO),