REVIEWELLA Expert Review: A Focus on the Process of Developing Adaptation Actions in Latin America’s Mountain Regions
Here Marius Keller of the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) offers his perspective on the ELLA knowledge materials on Climate Change Adaptation in Mountain Environments.
SPOTLIGHT ON KNOWLEDGESpotlight on Publications: Indigenous and Ethnic Minority Rights
The publications presented in this Spotlight cover some of the key issues related to indigenous and ethnic minority rights in Latin America, with a particular focus on: the evolution and...
BRIEFSugarcane Agro-ecological Zoning: Greening the Expansion of Ethanol
As ethanol production becomes increasingly lucrative, how can nations ensure that expansion is environmentally sustainable? Brazil’s experiment with sugarcane agro-ecological zoning may provide some answers.
GUIDEPromoting Indigenous and Ethnic Minority Rights in Latin America
Many Latin American countries have begun recognising indigenous and ethnic minority rights as part of a new, broader definition of citizenship by adopting innovative and inclusive legal frameworks and public...
SPOTLIGHT ON KNOWLEDGESpotlight on Publications: Smallholder Farmers and Rural Development
The publications presented below represent some of the key resources dealing with a variety of issues related to rural development and small-scale farming in Latin America.
SPOTLIGHT ON KNOWLEDGESpotlight on Publications: Human Rights in Latin America
Strong national human rights institutions, an active regional human rights court, a human rights approach to budgeting and strategic litigation by civil society: these are just some of the innovative...
REVIEWELLA Expert Review: Microfinance in Latin America
Here Prof. Janina León Castillo of the Catholic University of Peru, offers her perspective on the ELLA research conducted on Latin America’s experience with microfinance.
SPOTLIGHT ON KNOWLEDGESpotlight on Publications: Latin American Microfinance
The following selection presents some of the key publications focusing on the microfinance sector in Latin America. They address a variety of issues related to microfinance in the region, and...
BRIEFIntercultural Health Policies in Latin America
Intercultural health policies have been implemented at the regional and state level, making important initial advances in recognising a health model that is pertinent to indigenous peoples’ culture and customs.
SPOTLIGHT ON KNOWLEDGESpotlight on Publications: Intercultural Health Policies in Latin America
This selection of publications that focus on intercultural health policies includes documents that explain how policies with an intercultural approach can be designed and implemented.