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Author: van der Molen, I.
Publisher: IWMI
Keywords: systems, sri, lanka, irrigation, minor, female, participation, assessment
Number of Pages: 65
Published: 2001
ISBN-10: 9290904305
ISBN-13: 9789290904304

Analyses the participation of female farmers in the farmer organizations (FO) of minor irrigation systems and identifies factors that hamper the participation of women in decision-making processes with regard to land, cultivation and irrigation. The paper argues that participation does not necessarily result in equity and that other forms of equity interact with gender inequity in the FOs.

Author: Lawrence J. Dyckman
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: declining, participation, factors, various, stamp, program, food
Number of Pages: 47
Published: 1999-02
ISBN-10: 078818718X
ISBN-13: 9780788187186

Participation in the Food Stamp Program has dropped over the last few years. Because of concerns that states' efforts to reduce their welfare caseloads may have diminished eligible children's participation in the Food Stamp program, this report examines the reasons for the recent drop in Food Stamp participation, & any problems that households with eligible children have experienced in obtaining Food Stamp. This report analyzed the responses to a questionnaire sent to the 50 states & the D.C.; obtained data & reports on Food Stamp participation from the Food & Nutrition Service; & surveyed eac

Author: David P. Bixler
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: promise, increasing, work, participation, show, approaches, reform, three, states, welfare
Number of Pages: 61
Published: 1997-06-01
ISBN-10: 0788147587
ISBN-13: 9780788147586

Reviews the experiences of three states -- Massachusetts, Michigan, & Utah -- under waivers with increasing the proportion of welfare recipients participating in work & work related activities intended to move them toward self-sufficiency. It examines the policies & programs these states initiated to increase participation in such activities, determines the participation rates these states have achieved under their programs, & assesses whether these states are likely to meet the work participation rates specified in the new welfare law. Charts & tables. Bibliography.

Author: American College of Physicians
Publisher: Human Rights Watch
Keywords: united, states, executions, participation, physician, breach
Number of Pages: 92
Published: 1994
ISBN-10: 1564321258
ISBN-13: 9781564321251

Results of the study : physician participation-in law, regulation and.

Author: Public-Private Infrastructure Advisory Facility
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: services, toolkit, water, participation, private, approaches
Number of Pages: 347
Published: 2006-01
ISBN-10: 0821361112
ISBN-13: 9780821361115

'Approaches to Private Participation in Water Services' is an informative toolkit that provides options for the design of policies to facilitate the delivery of good quality water and sanitation services to the poor. It highlights the need for tariffs, investment, stakeholder consultation, and regulatory policies to address the affordability and sustainability of those services.Targeted to an audience that includes government advisors as well as consultants, lawyers, and donors, the toolkit builds on previous global experience in private participation in water and sanitation supply. Developing

Author: Christophe Béné
Publisher: The WorldFish Center
Keywords: review, governance, participation, countries, developing, prepared, program, water, fisheries, challenge, scale, concepts, critical, management, implementation, small, inland
Number of Pages: 82
Published: 2006
ISBN-10: 9832346509
ISBN-13: 9789832346500

Author: World Bank
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: angola, infrastructure, solutions, private
Number of Pages: 157
Published: 2005-02
ISBN-10: 0821360175
ISBN-13: 9780821360170

"After the conflict ended in Angola, the country was faced with development challenges in economic and social conditions. The Government needed direction and reforms to encourage private sector participation to meet Angola's vast infrastructure needs in electricity and gas, water and sanitation, transport, and telecommunications. Private Solutions for Infrastructure in Angolaprovides an objective assessment of Angola's general environment for private sector participation in infrastructure. The main purpose of the book is to assist the Government of Angola in developing policies and a framework
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