Nov 2013
Author(s): Gill, Roger; Opperman, Jeff; Harrison, David
The Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region is experiencing dynamic growth and requires large investments in electrical infrastructure. Hydropower is a major component of the region's energy…
Dec 1999
Author(s): de Camino, Ronnie; Tresierra, Julio C.; López, Ramón; Kelly, Thomas; Simula, Markku; Keipi, Kari; Jaramillo, Carlos Felipe; Haltia, Olli; Hardner, Jared J.; Dourojeanni, Marc J.; Laarman, Jan G.; Rice, Richard
"Forest Resource Policy in Latin America" gathers the thinking of a score of experts on sustainable use and management of forests, including incentives for investment. The authors tackle…
Dec 1999
Author(s): de Camino, Ronnie; Tresierra, Julio C.; López, Ramón; Kelly, Thomas; Simula, Markku; Keipi, Kari; Jaramillo, Carlos Felipe; Haltia, Olli; Hardner, Jared J.; Dourojeanni, Marc J.; Laarman, Jan G.; Rice, Richard
En este libro, varios especialistas en política forestal analizan mejores formas de manejo y conservación de los recursos forestales de la región. Asimismo evalúan los impactos económicos y sociales…
Nov 1999
Author(s): Buvinic, Mayra; Vega, Gabriela; Bertrand, Mauricio; Urban, Anne-Marie; Truitt Nakata, Ginya
This report examines evidence from post-Mitch Central America and disasters in other parts of the world to identify the ways disasters affect women and to highlight women's participation in…
Nov 1999
Author(s): Jaramillo, Carlos Felipe; Kelly, Thomas
En el presente documento se analiza la vinculación entre los derechos de propiedad y la deforestación en América Latina. Según ese análisis, hay dos esferas separadas en que las cuestiones…
Nov 1997
Author(s): Jaramillo, Carlos Felipe; Kelly, Thomas
This paper analyzes the property rights/deforestation linkage in Latin America. The analysis recognizes two separate areas where tenure issues have an effect on land clearing pressures. The first…