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Agriculture and rural development are critical to Viet Nam's development, as 80% of the country's poor live in the rural areas, and the greater part of the rural population is primarily engaged in farming.
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This 2010 Annual Evaluation Review reports on the accomplishments of the Independent Evaluation Department of the Asian Development Bank in 2009, highlighting key lessons identified from the department's evaluations.
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How Basic Community Infrastructure Works can Trigger Livelihood Improvements and Good Governance Personal notes on a validated model integrating socio-economic progress and democracy development in poor urban areas
Traditional democracy support only is likely to yield few concrete results. And projects focusing only on concrete – that is, public works – tend to be few and expensive, of questionable quality and often not reflecting priorities within the community.
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Its mission has been to support countries in the sustainable management of their water resources through an advocacy network based on the principles of integrated water resources management (IWRM).
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Capitalisation des démarches pour la mise en oeuvre des projets de formation professionnelle: Tunisie et Maroc
L’AFD devrait alors situer son action dans le cadre d’un appui, par chaque administration, à la mise en oeuvre de sa stratégie de formation professionelle. L’AFD pourra ainsi apporter sa contribution dans divers domaines.
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Plus qu’une évaluation, cette étude constitue un bilan des appuis apportés à la Fédération des paysans du Fouta Djallon (FPFD) depuis sa fondation en 1992.
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This Country Program Evaluation with the Dominican Republic (CPE 2004-2008) is the second evaluation by the Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) of the IDB’s programming with the country.
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Asian Development Bank's Assistance for Rural Electrification in Bhutan—Does Electrification Improve the Quality of Rural Life?
ADB has responded well to the demand from energy deficient and expanding economies by significantly increasing assistance to the energy sector, including for rural areas.
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Kyrgyz Republic: Road Rehabilitation Project, Second Road Rehabilitation Project, and Third Road Rehabilitation Project
After the break-up of the former Soviet Union, the Kyrgyz Republic struggled with a depletion of financial resources, the disintegration of institutions, the weakening of economic activity and trade relationships,and the deterioration that lay ahead.
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Gender Aware Approaches in Agricultural Programmes – Zambia Country Report, A special study of the Agricultural Support Programme (ASP)
The Zambia Country Report is designed to both offer specific feedback on ASP to the Embassy of Sweden in Zambia and to provide significant input into the Evaluation Report.