Economic Recovery

 

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Women Economic Participation in Conflict Affected Countries

Women Economic Participation in Conflict Affected Countries

Source: The Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security, 2016

Author(s): Ann Hudock, Karen Sherman and Sarah Williamson

Topics: Economic Recovery , Gender

Added: 04/12/2016

 

The inability to put women entrepreneurs at the center of post-conflict reconstruction is one of development’s greatest failures. Addressing this issue requires more than gender lenses on post-conflict assessments or consultations with women’s groups when experts design macroeconomic development frameworks. Practitioners must fundamentally overhaul the way in which reconstruction assistance...

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From Coca to Butterflies: Managing Natural Resources for Post-Conflict Peacebuilding. A Case Study of Otanche Community, Colombia.

From Coca to Butterflies: Managing Natural Resources for Post-Conflict Peacebuilding. A Case Study of Otanche Community, Colombia.

Source: Lund University, 2016

Author(s): Ani Mosulishvili

Countries: Colombia

Topics: Economic Recovery , Land, Livelihoods, Renewable Resources

Added: 16/11/2016

 

Inspired by environmental peacebuilding literature, this research explores the peacebuilding potential of natural resources through a qualitative case study of a conflict-affected community’s transition of livelihood strategies from coca cultivation to butterfly farming. The fieldwork was carried out with peasant families in rural Otanche - a biodiversity-rich area that, besides...

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Extracting Justice? Colombia’s Commitment to Mining and Energy as a Foundation for Peace

Extracting Justice? Colombia’s Commitment to Mining and Energy as a Foundation for Peace

Source: International Journal of Human Rights, 2016

Author(s): John-Andrew McNeish

Countries: Colombia

Topics: Economic Recovery , Extractive Resources

Added: 23/10/2016

 

In this article critical consideration is given to the idea that natural resource extraction can pay for peace and justice. The Colombia government claims that the mining and energy sector represents a driver for economic growth and a key source of the financing needed in a post-conflict period following the...

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Afghanistan Power System Development Project (P111943)

Afghanistan Power System Development Project (P111943)

Source: The World Bank, 2016

Countries: Afghanistan

Topics: Economic Recovery , Renewable Resources

Added: 28/09/2016

 

The development objective of the project is to increase the number of electricity connections for the urban centers of Charikar, Gulbahar and Jabul- es-Seraj and Pul-e-Khumri and to improve the availability of power from Naghlu and Mahipar switchyards. 

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Rural Green Environment Organization, Afghanistan

Rural Green Environment Organization, Afghanistan

Source: RGEO, 2015

Countries: Afghanistan

Topics: Climate Change, Economic Recovery , Renewable Resources

Added: 07/08/2016

 

In one of the most remote and poorest provinces in Afghanistan, the Rural Green Environment Organization is working across an area of 1,500 square kilometers and 90 villages (over 40,000 people) to promote a model of community development that is based on peace building, environmental regeneration, sustainable livelihoods and wildlife...

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Is Aid Oil? An Analysis Of Whether Africa Can Absorb More Aid

Is Aid Oil? An Analysis Of Whether Africa Can Absorb More Aid

Source: Centre for the Study of African Economies, Oxford University, 2005

Author(s): Paul Collier

Topics: Economic Recovery , Extractive Resources, Humanitarian Assistance

Added: 30/07/2016

 

The Report of the Commission for Africa, Our Common Interest, has proposed a large increase in aid to the region. The underlying motivation for this proposal is an acute sense of Africaís needs. Africaís neediness cannot be contested: on past trends it will increasingly become the epicenter of global poverty....

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Beating the Resource Curse: The Case of Botswana

Beating the Resource Curse: The Case of Botswana

Source: The World Bank Environment Department, 2001

Author(s): Maria Sarraf and Moortaza Jiwanji

Countries: Botswana

Topics: Economic Recovery , Extractive Resources, Governance

Added: 30/07/2016

 

The endowment of natural resources has often on non-boom tradable sectors; inefficient been associated with disappointing economic investment beyond the absorptive capacity of development. This phenomenon is referred to in the country; and rent seeking behavior. By the literature as the "resource curse," which exploring the case of the mineral...

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The Effect of Farmer-Pastoralist Violence on State-Level Internal Revenue Generation in Nigeria

Source: University of California: Berkeley, 2015

Author(s): Topher L. McDougal, Talia Hagerty, Lisa Inks, Caitriona Dowd, Stone Conroy

Countries: Nigeria

Topics: Economic Recovery , Livelihoods

Added: 22/07/2016

 

Nigeria’s ethnically and religiously diverse Middle Belt has experienced recurrent eruptions of violence over the past several decades. Disputes between pastoralists and farmers arise from disagreements over access to farmland, grazing areas, stock routes, and water points for both animals and households. Although relatively low in intensity, this form of...

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Forced Displacements and Destroyed Lives around Upper Paunglaung Dam in Shan State, Myanmar

Forced Displacements and Destroyed Lives around Upper Paunglaung Dam in Shan State, Myanmar

Source: Physicians for Human Rights, 2015

Author(s): Widney Brown

Countries: Myanmar

Topics: Economic Recovery , Land, Livelihoods

Added: 05/07/2016

 

For nearly four decades, Myanmar (also known as Burma) was ruled by military-led governments that committed grave human rights violations, resulting in international economic sanctions against the country for many years. Beginning in 2012, however, after the liberalization of some governmental policies, Western nations lifted these sanctions. In an effort...

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Business and Conflict in Fragile States: The Case for Pragmatic Solutions

Business and Conflict in Fragile States: The Case for Pragmatic Solutions

Source: International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2016

Author(s): Brain Ganson and Achim Wennmann

Countries: Angola, El Salvador, Myanmar, South Africa

Topics: Economic Recovery , Extractive Resources, Land

Added: 17/06/2016

 

There are a number of contemporary international responses to business and conflict in fragile states. But are there alternatives to the dominant international approaches that could perhaps better address destructive conflicts related to large-scale business operations in fragile states? ThisAdelphi explores these alternatives, showing how even acute conflict can be manageable,...

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