Jun 2017
Author(s): Foster, William; Valdés, Alberto; Martel, Pedro; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo
This monograph provides a review of current protection measures for agricultural and food products in Belize. The document offers details on the following key indicators of support and protection (or…
May 2017
Author(s): Peirce, Jennifer
This paper presents updated information about crime and violence in Belize, and about current and recent initiatives that address these issues, with an emphasis on youth and on Southside Belize City…
Feb 2014
Author(s): Umaña, Mario; Vasco, Oscar; Shearer, Matthew; Martínez, Gonzalo; Lucenti, Krista; Fernández, Ernesto; Corcuera-Santamaría, Sandra; Almeida, Juliana; Opertti, Fabrizio
This Technical Note provides an assessment of Belize's trade sector and offers some policy options. Major constraints are related to a limited export basket and concentrated destination markets…
Oct 2013
Author(s): Peirce, Jennifer; Veyrat-Pontet, Alexandre
In the face of rising crime rates and increasingly complex transnational and local criminal dynamics, Belize's limited institutional resources are overstretched. Youth violence and gangs are of…