September 2007

  • 2007-09-28 Publikation

    The African Midwives Research Network

    Sida has supported the Africa Midwives Research network since its foundation in 1995. The last phase of the project was between 2002 and 2007, and this evaluation has been done at the end of the project. The evaluation concludes that the overall objectives were reached and the research collaboration has had a significant impact on practicing midwives. The evaluation analyses the organisational deisgn ...

    Kim Forss , Gaynor Maclean

  • 2007-09-26 Publikation

    A year of Turmoil: Timor-Leste 2006-2007

    This country economic report reviews the economic development of Timor-Leste during 2006 and early 2007. Apart from an update of the macroeconomic development, the study provides a more in-depth analysis of two main challenges facing the country: development of the agricultural sector and weaknesses in the field of governance. It gives a detailed account of the political turmoil building up to elections ...

    Mats Lundahl , Fredrik Sjöholm

  • 2007-09-26 Publikation

    Mali - pour une croissance mieux répartie

    This country economic report explores the main challenges and opportunities for enhancing pro-poor growth in Mali. The study is based on a conviction that the poverty reducing impact of growth depends on the ability of the poor themselves to participate in the creation of growth and on the assumption that improved employment and income opportunities for people living in poverty provide the main avenue ...

    Yves Bourdet Départment de sciences économiques université de lund suéde

  • 2007-09-18 Publikation

    Riktlinjer och handlingsplan för Sidas samverkan med Sveriges näringsliv

    En grundläggande tanke är att se näringslivets initiativförmåga, kreativitet och resurser som en möjlighet att skala upp biståndets utvecklingssatsningar. Detta innebär en förflyttning från synen på näringslivet som Sidas "resursbas" till att se svenska företag som jämbördiga aktörer. Och från synen på biståndet som finanserieringskälla för svensk export av varor, anläggningar och tjänster till en ...

    Carlman , Åkerblom

  • 2007-09-18 Publikation

    Guidelines and action plan for Sida's cooperation with Swedish business

    En grundläggande tanke är att se näringslivets initiativförmåga, kreativitet och resurser som en möjlighet att skala upp biståndets utvecklingssatsningar. Detta innebär en förflyttning från synen på näringslivet som Sidas "resursbas" till att se svenska företag som jämbördiga aktörer. Och från synen på biståndet som finanserieringskälla för svensk export av varor, anläggningar och tjänster till en ...

    Carlman , Åkerblom

  • 2007-09-07 Publikation

    Uganda

    Summary of the Political, Economic and Poverty Development and the Swedish Development Cooperation. Including Specific Country Programme and Annex 1 Fact sheet, Macroeconomic and Social Indicators. Annex 2, current Planning Overview. Annex 3 List of Strategic Documents Received.

    Embassy of Sweden Kampala

  • 2007-09-07 Publikation

    The innovative use of mobile applications in the Philippines - lessons for Africa

    The costs of mobile telephony have dropped steadily, coverage has expanded and mobile phone subscriptions in developing countries have increased by over 500 per cent since 2000. Mobile phones are now the primary form of telecommunication in developing countries and they are used for communications, information and, more recently, access to a range of services from m-Banking to m-Education and m-Governance. ...

    Shawn Mendes , Erwin Alampay , Edwin Soriano , Cheryll Soriano

  • 2007-09-01 Publikation

    Evaluation Function at the World Food Programme (WFP)

    This is the third professional peer review of the evaluation function at a multilateral development or humanitarian organisation. It was carried out at WFP's request by a group of international evaluation experts. The review has assessed the strengths and weaknesses of the evaluation function at WFP along three criteria or dimensions: independence, credibility and utility. A number of measures for ...

    Jock Baker , Ian Christoplos , Stefan Dahlgren , SusPeta Sandisonanne Frueh , Ted Kleist , Zenda Ofir , Peta Sandiso