2004

Supermarkets: Smallholder Participation in the Global Food Value Chain

Author: Rubin, D. | Publication Date: 2004
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Recent studies of the changing shape of the global value chain and the role of smallholders in agriculture markets in Latin America, Asia, and Africa have confirmed a) rapid growth in the number and distribution of supermarkets and their increasing share of the retail food market, as well as b) […] Continue reading

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Summary Report on Gender Training for Conservation International’s Population Environment Program

Author: Caro, D.; McNicholas, J. | Publication Date: 2004
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Conservation International (CI) and its Population – Environment (PE) Program sponsored a six-day Strategy Development and Gender Integration Workshop in the Philippines from June 15-20, 2004. The workshop brought together PE staff from four country programs: Madagascar, Philippines, Mexico and Cambodia to share lessons learned in integrated program implementation and […] Continue reading

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Gender Assessment of USAID/Mexico Environment Program with focus on Conservation International’s Usumacinta Watershed Program in Chiapas

USAID/Mexico launched its new country program under the Central America Mexico Regional Strategy in October 2003. USAID/Mexico’s new Environment Program focuses on conservation of critical natural resources and biodiversity, with an emphasis on watershed management through improved community participation and the creation of linkages between conservation and economic opportunities. With […] Continue reading

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Gender Assessment: USAID/South Africa

Author: Rubin, D. | Publication Date: 2004
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This report presents the findings, conclusions, and recommendations emerging from a gender assessment that was carried out for USAID/South Africa from August 4-24, 2004. The assessment was based on review of background documentation as well as meetings with Mission staff members, interviews with USAID implementing partners, Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), and […] Continue reading

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Evaluation of the Averting Maternal Death and Disability (AMDD) Program

In 1999, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation awarded a five-year grant to the Joseph L. Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University for a program titled “Averting Maternal Death and Disability (AMDD).” The program aims to reduce maternal mortality and morbidity by focusing on critical emergency obstetric care […] Continue reading

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Analysis of Gender and Indigenous Issues with Regard to USAID/Bolivia’s 2005-2009 Strategy

Author: Caro, D. | Publication Date: 2004
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The USAID/Bolivia Mission has made significant progress in integrating gender into its new strategy, into most of its activities, and into recent RFAs and RFPs for new and follow-on activities. This report is intended as a resource guide to support the Mission in its subsequent efforts to ensure that gender […] Continue reading

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