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Moving out of poverty : cross-disciplinary perspectives on mobility : Salir de la pobreza : perspectivas interdisciplinarias sobre la movilidad social (Spanish)

This volume brings together multidisciplinary perspectives on poor people's mobility, a dynamic approach that hopefully will add to the reader's understanding of how and why people move into and out of poverty. ... See More +

Publication 41448 JUN 01, 2008

Narayan, Deepa (editor); Petesch, Patti (editor); Tilly, Charles; Dercon, Stefan; Shapiro, Joseph S.; Nolan, Brian; Erikson, Robert; Krishna, Anirudh; Epstein, T. Scarlett; Perlman, Janice E.; Godinot, Xavier; Heyberger, Claude; Heyberger, Patricia; Ugarte, Marco; Ugarte, Rosario; Hall, Anthony L.; Davis, Shelton H. English Disclosed

Moving out of poverty : cross-disciplinary perspectives on mobility (English)

This volume brings together multidisciplinary perspectives on poor people's mobility, a dynamic approach that hopefully will add to the reader's understanding of how and why people move into and out of poverty. ... See More +

Publication 41448 JAN 01, 2007

Narayan, Deepa (editor); Petesch, Patti (editor); Tilly, Charles; Dercon, Stefan; Shapiro, Joseph S.; Nolan, Brian; Erikson, Robert; Krishna, Anirudh; Epstein, T. Scarlett; Perlman, Janice E.; Godinot, Xavier; Heyberger, Claude; Heyberger, Patricia; Ugarte, Marco; Ugarte, Rosario; Hall, Anthony L.; Davis, Shelton H. Spanish Disclosed

Lessons of indigenous development in Latin America : The proceedings of a World Bank Workshop on Indigenous Peoples Development (English)

On February 27, 2004, the Social Development Unit of the World Bank's Latin American and Caribbean Region (LCSEO) held a learning workshop entitled, "Indigenous Peoples and Development." ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 31235 SEP 01, 2004

Davis, Shelton H.; Uquillas, Jorge E.; Eltz, Melanie A.

La ventana newsletter (1) (English)

The challenge of inclusion in the Latin America and the Caribbean Region--by David de Ferranti. Participation in development planning: strengthening Afro-Latin and indigenous organizations--Jeanette Sutherland. ... See More +

Newsletter 24671 AUG 31, 2001

De Ferranti, David; Sutherland, Jeanette; Larreamendy, Pilar; Uquillas, Jorge; Davis, Shelton Disclosed

Meaningful consultation in environmental assessments (English)

The World Bank's Operational Directive 4.01 on Environmental Assessments (EA) calls for consulting the public on environmental impacts in Bank-financed projects. ... See More +

Brief 21263 SEP 30, 1998

Davis, Shelton H.; Rukuba-Ngaiza, Nightingale

Public consultation in environmental assessment : lessons from East and South Asia (English)

Consultations with affected populations and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) are becoming standard practice in environment assessments (EAs). ... See More +

Newsletter 18206 APR 30, 1997

Davis, Shelton H.; Vijfeijken, Tosca van; Gonzalez, Mary Lisbeth

Participation in forest management and conservation (English)

Participation in forestry and conservation management refers to the active involvement of various stakeholdersin defining forest sector and conservation objectives, determining beneficiaries, managing forest resources, resolving conflicts over forest uses, and monitoring and evaluating the performance of forestry and biodiversity conservation projects. ... See More +

Departmental Working Paper 18172 APR 30, 1997

Banarjee, Ajit; Campbell, Gabriel; Cruz, Maria Concepcion J.; Davis, Shelton H.; Molnar, Augusta

Social assessment in World Bank and GEF-funded biodiversity conservation projects : case studies from India, Ecuador, and Ghana (English)

This report analyzes the use of the social assessment (SA) in three areas of the world and looked at key social and participation issues which are relevant across regions. ... See More +

Departmental Working Paper 18176 FEB 28, 1997

Cruz, Maria Concepcion J.; Davis, Shelton H.

Participation in forest and conservation management (English)

The participation of local communities and other stakeholders in managing forestry and conservation projects can help to improve forest productivity, alleviate poverty, enhance environmental sustainability, and make rules governing forest access more enforceable. ... See More +

Newsletter 18193 JUN 30, 1995

Banerjee, Ajit; Campbell, Gabriel; Cruz, Maria C.; Davis, Shelton; Molnar, Augusta

Traditional knowledge and sustainable development (English)

The World Bank held a two day conference on the topic of "Traditional Knowledge and Sustainable Development." On September 27 and 28, 1993, the conference brought together a group of indigenous peoples with staff members and representatives of nongovernmental organizations and United Nations agencies to discuss the relationship between traditional knowledge and sustainable development. ... See More +

Publication 14834 JUN 30, 1995

Davis, Shelton H.; Ebbe, Katrinka [editors]

Participation and indigenous peoples (English)

The characteristics of indigenous groups make participatory approaches especially critical to safeguarding their interests in the development process. ... See More +

Departmental Working Paper 14958 JUN 30, 1995

Davis, Shelton H.; Soeftestad, Lars T.

Bank's World (English)

This Banks World newsletter includes some of the following headings: 'Portes ouvertes' on the Dakar resident mission by Jones, David; rediscovering indigenous knowledge systems in Southern Africa by Davis, Shelton H.; community-based extension: a gender responsive strategy - two visits to Sudan by Munro, Miranda; Projet Kogori by Haji, Jeanne; theories develop into realities for eighth graders; after Cairo: the follow-up to the international conference on population and development; the World Bank and the outer Banks by Mukherjee, Mohua; farewell to the Karaosmanoglus by Roessner, Jill; disaster! ... See More +

Newsletter 57335 JAN 01, 1995

Davis,Shelton H.; Haji, Jeanne; Jones, David; Mukherjee,Mohua; Munro,Miranda; ROESSNER, J. JILL; Swanson Eric V. Disclosed

The World Bank and Indigenous Peoples (English)

While the Bank has been criticized by non-governmental organizations for the adverse impacts upon indigenous, or tribal populations resulting from some of the projects that it finances, there is little doubt, as one source put it, that the Bank "has become the first international development agency to recognize that economic development places in jeopardy the survival of tribal people." ... See More +

Working Paper 27205 APR 17, 1993

Davis, Shelton H.

Indigenous territories and tropical forest management in Latin America (English)

Using data from Latin America, the authors argue that fundamental changes must take place in the legal recognition and demarcation of indigenous territories if indigenous peoples are to fulfill their potential as resource managers for threatened tropical forest ecosystems. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS1100 FEB 28, 1993

Davis, Shelton H.; Wali, Alaka

Indigenous views of land and the environment (English)

The past decade has witnessed a growing interest on the part of scientists and land-use planners in the practical role which indigenous people can play in the conservation of fragile ecosystems, such as rainforests, arid- and semi-arid lands and mountainous environments. ... See More +

Publication WDP188 JAN 31, 1993

Davis, Shelton H. [editor]

Bank's World (English)

This Bank's World newsletter includes some of the following headings: the nature of organization change, by Lan Scott; bringing home the babies, by Jill Roessner; a new partnership, by Shelton Davis and Aubrey Williams; parting advice, by J.S. ... See More +

Newsletter 58145 JAN 01, 1993

Baijal,Jagdish Sharan; Barry, Rick; Davis,Shelton H.; Delmonte,David L.; George,Morallina Fanwar; Fleming,Clare; ROESSNER, J. JILL; Scott, Lan; Williams, Aubrey C. Disclosed

Bank's World (English)

This Banks World newsletter includes some of the following headings: Poland in transition, by John Maxwell Hamilton; getting started, by Morallina Fanwar-George; tracking the future of the 'last frontier', by Peter Harrold; hands across 19th street, by Clare Fleming; a long-term vision of African development, by Edward V.K. ... See More +

Newsletter 58128 JUN 01, 1991

Davis,Shelton H.; George,Morallina Fanwar; Fleming,Clare; Harrold,Peter C.; Hayes,Elizabeth M.; Jaycox,Edward V. K.; Maxwell Hamilton, John; Parel,Chris Disclosed

Ecuador's Amazon region : development issues and options (English)

This report presents a broad analysis of the Amazon region within the framework of Ecuador's national economic development. This approach is based on the observation that isolated policy analyses that focus narrowly on a region of concern generally result in policies that are 1) wrong from a national development perspective and or 2) ignored, unless the region in question has decisive political influence. ... See More +

Publication WDP75 MAR 31, 1990

Hicks, James F.; Daly, Herman E.; Davis, Shelton H.; de Lourdes de Freitas, Maria Spanish Disclosed

Ecuador's Amazon region : development issues and options : La region Amazonica del Ecuador : problemas y opciones de desarollo (Spanish)

This report presents a broad analysis of the Amazon region within the framework of Ecuador's national economic development. This approach is based on the observation that isolated policy analyses that focus narrowly on a region of concern generally result in policies that are 1) wrong from a national development perspective and or 2) ignored, unless the region in question has decisive political influence. ... See More +

Publication WDP75 MAR 01, 1990

Hicks, James F.; Daly, Herman E.; Davis, Shelton H.; de Lourdes de Freitas, Maria English Disclosed

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Moving out of poverty : cross-disciplinary perspectives on mobility : Salir de la pobreza : perspectivas interdisciplinarias sobre la movilidad social (Spanish)
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JUN 01, 2008 41448 Publication English
Moving out of poverty : cross-disciplinary perspectives on mobility (English)
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JAN 01, 2007 41448 Publication Spanish
Lessons of indigenous development in Latin America : The proceedings of a World Bank Workshop on Indigenous Peoples Development (English)
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SEP 01, 2004 31235 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
La ventana newsletter (1) (English)
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AUG 31, 2001 24671 Newsletter
Meaningful consultation in environmental assessments (English)
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SEP 30, 1998 21263 Brief
Public consultation in environmental assessment : lessons from East and South Asia (English)
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APR 30, 1997 18206 Newsletter
Participation in forest management and conservation (English)
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APR 30, 1997 18172 Departmental Working Paper
Social assessment in World Bank and GEF-funded biodiversity conservation projects : case studies from India, Ecuador, and Ghana (English)
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FEB 28, 1997 18176 Departmental Working Paper
Participation in forest and conservation management (English)
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JUN 30, 1995 18193 Newsletter
Traditional knowledge and sustainable development (English)
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JUN 30, 1995 14834 Publication
Participation and indigenous peoples (English)
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JUN 30, 1995 14958 Departmental Working Paper
Bank's World (English)
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JAN 01, 1995 57335 Newsletter
The World Bank and Indigenous Peoples (English)
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APR 17, 1993 27205 Working Paper
Indigenous territories and tropical forest management in Latin America (English)
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FEB 28, 1993 WPS1100 Policy Research Working Paper
Indigenous views of land and the environment (English)
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JAN 31, 1993 WDP188 Publication
Bank's World (English)
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JAN 01, 1993 58145 Newsletter
Bank's World (English)
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JUN 01, 1991 58128 Newsletter
Ecuador's Amazon region : development issues and options (English)
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MAR 31, 1990 WDP75 Publication Spanish
Ecuador's Amazon region : development issues and options : La region Amazonica del Ecuador : problemas y opciones de desarollo (Spanish)
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MAR 01, 1990 WDP75 Publication English