SPOTLIGHT ON KNOWLEDGE
Annotated Bibliography: Determinants of Gaps in Horizontal Accountability of Executive to Legislative Bodies in Latin America and Africa
This Annotated Bibliography reviews the literature on Determinants of Gaps in Horizontal Accountability of Executive to Legislative Bodies in Latin America and Africa
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Annotated Bibliography: Local Content Frameworks in Latin American and African oil and gas sector
This Annotated Bibliography reviews the literature on Local Content Frameworks in Latin American and African oil and gas sector.
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BRIEF
Combining State and Community-led Approaches: The Future for Crime Prevention in Nigeria
This Policy Brief uses studies by the University of Ibadan, Nigeria and FundaUngo, El Salvador to explain how contextual variables such as trust, willingness to act together and social ties...
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Collective land rights: an essential asset for Pastoral communities in order to sustain their livelihoods and the environment in the Andean Altiplano
This brief proposes that, considering communal or condominium land tenure regimes enable sustainable pastoral production systems, public policy should be re-oriented to support pastoralist families’ collective land right access.
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Land tenure and pastoral productive systems: sustaining livelihoods through maintenance of collective land access
Given that pastoral communities reside in areas characterised by arid and semi-arid conditions, and where alternative uses of land such as crop farming may not be possible, this brief argues...
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Strengthening social ties: A key aspect for an effective community-based crime prevention
This policy brief focus on why some communities are better able to confront high rates of crime compared to others. And, given that Community Based Crime Prevention (CBCP) operates in...
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Women’s Political Participation: the Key to Action on Domestic Violence – Lessons from a Comparison of Mexico and Ghana
This policy brief aims to explore key factors that secure the implementation of policies to tackle domestic violence, contrasting the cases of Mexico and Ghana.
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Rethinking the Effect of Informality On Inclusive Growth: Lessons from Colombia and South Africa
This policy brief uses the case studies of South Africa and Colombia to argue that the relationship between informality and inclusive growth depends on the type of informality in question.
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[Spanish] ¿De qué hablan los Presidentes? La rendición de cuentas desde la reforma constitucional de 1994
Este documento realiza un análisis de la calidad de información que contienen los Informes sobre el Estado de la Nación de Argentina durante los mandatos presidenciales que tuvieron lugar entre...
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Beyond the laws to action on Domestic Violence: Lessons for Ghana from Mexico
This policy brief seeks to explain the difference the in implementation service provision for survivors of domestic abuse in two countries that passed domestic violence legislation in 2007: Ghana and...
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