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Author: Jonathan Graham Potter
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: policies, programmes, entrepreneurship, sme, framework, evaluation, oecd
Number of Pages: 127
Published: 2007
ISBN-10: 9264040080
ISBN-13: 9789264040083

This Framework provides policy makers with a practical and accessible guide to best practice evaluation methods for SME and entrepreneurship policies and programmes. It uses case studies from a wide range of OECD countries to examine the benefits of evaluation and how best to address common issues that arise when commissioning and undertaking SME and entrepreneurship evaluations. Key evaluation principles are set out, including the 'Six Steps to Heaven' approach. These principles are illustrated with examples of evaluations of national, regional and local programmes that can be explored furthe
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Author: Unknown
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: africa, seed, sub, saharan, programmes, policy, cte, ivoire, november, abidjan, proceedings, regional, technical, meeting
Number of Pages: 232
Published: 1999
ISBN-10: 925104323X
ISBN-13: 9789251043233
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Author: Suraiya Jabeen Ismail
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: successful, review, analysis, experience, makes, programmes, based, food, nutrition, community
Number of Pages: 304
Published: 2003
ISBN-10: 925105018X
ISBN-13: 9789251050187

In its efforts to improve nutrition, FAO is assisting member countries in developing and supporting community-based food and nutrition programmes. The FAO believes that it is important to strengthen these programmes on the understanding that nutritional status is the most important outcome indicator to measure progress against poverty and malnutrition. To help in this process, the FAO has commissioned an in-depth assessment and analysis of nine case studies (three programmes each from the regions of Africa, Asia and Latin America) in addition to three desk reviews to search for best practices
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Author: Chike Anyaegbunam
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: people, handbook, starting, appraisal, rural, communication, participatory
Number of Pages: 176
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 9251052514
ISBN-13: 9789251052518

This handbook sets out a step-by-step procedure for planning and conducting evaluation of communication programmes with communities in a participatory way, in order to design effective communication for development programmes and initiatives. It can be used as a reference guide for conducting participatory rural communication appraisal (PRCA) in the field as well as a training guide for capacity building. It actively involves people in the research process to ensure that communication for development programmes are effective and relevant to their needs and preferences.
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Author: World Health Organization
Publisher: World Health Organization
Keywords: managerial, guidelines, policies, programmes, cancer, control, national
Number of Pages: 216
Published: 2002-01-01
ISBN-10: 9241545577
ISBN-13: 9789241545570

Each year, cancer affects more than 10 million people worldwide and kills 6 million, even though many cases are preventable or treatable through early detection. Without effective control of the disease, these figures will increase significantly, especially in developing countries. This publication, now in its second edition, explains how national cancer control programmes integrated with existing health systems represent the best available method for the control of cancer, including prevention, treatment and palliation. It discusses the appropriateness of particular technologies and considers
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Author: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Develop
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: sanctions, leniency, programmes, effective, harm, hard, core, cartels, fighting
Number of Pages: 103
Published: 2002-06-06
ISBN-10: 9264197354
ISBN-13: 9789264197350

Hard-core cartels are the most egregious violations of competition law. What are the most appropriate tools to fight them?  In this book, the OECD identifies an increasingly successful  "carrot-and-stick"  approach –  applying stiffer punishment for cartel operators and enhancing programmes aimed at rewarding cartel members who decide to defect and co-operate with the authorities.  This book contributes to the existing knowledge about the extent of cartels' overcharges and other harm  to businesses and consumers worldwide, and sheds light on new and effective "leniency programmes", as
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Author: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Na
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: institutes, technology, fish, directory, international
Number of Pages: 136
Published: 2000-08-23
ISBN-10: 9251044406
ISBN-13: 9789251044407

All of the institutes listed have continuing research or development programmes on the technology of fish as food, and some are more involved with training at the secondary or tertiary levels. The basic information provided in the one-page entry for each institute includes the name of the director, the address, the fields of interest, working facilities, staff and programmes, as well as the training activities and serial publications.
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