Jan 2000
Author(s): Castro, Claudio de Moura; Carnoy, Martin; Wolff, Laurence
This paper provides an analysis of the organization of secondary schools in Latin America and the Caribbean. It deals with the confusing and controversial matters of providing schools for an…
Jun 1999
Author(s): Castro, Claudio de Moura
This paper describes Proyecto Joven, a project to train unemployed youth in Argentina and discusses several critical issues facing it. It should not be considered as an authoritative view on this…
May 1998
Author(s): Castro, Claudio de Moura
This paper discusses problems with demand-driven training in Latin America. With the collapse of the supply-driven training model, a difficult adjustment was required to redeploy training program…
Apr 1997
Author(s): Sorensen, Mark; Smit, Jac; Barzetti, Valerie
This report seeks to provide the reader with a strong background on the benefits, challenges, and approaches to the development of a sustainable urban greening program. The examples and ideas in the…
Mar 1997
Author(s): Morán, Ricardo; Castro, Claudio de Moura
The Inter-American Development Bank sponsored a workshop in Terezopolis, Brazil, in August 1995 to review current thinking among analysts and activists involved with programs for youth in Brazil. The…
Feb 1997
Author(s): Márquez, Gustavo; Morley, Samuel A.
This paper discusses poverty and unemployment in Argentina, beginning with the turbulent years since 1980. Argentina suffered a 25 percent reduction in per capita income, two bouts of hyperinflation…