Jul 2022
Author(s): Hamilton, Carolyn
Research studies from a range of countries indicate that, despite differences in policies, youth who age out of state care have significant similarities in outcomes globally. These young people have…
Sep 2019
Author(s): Young, Michelle
A new diagnosis of gang activity in Belize City, sponsored by the government of Belize and undertaken with the support of the Inter-American Development Bank, reveals issues of significant concern…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Portela Souza, André;Lima, Lycia;Arabage, Amanda;Camargo, Juliana;De Lucena, Thiago;Soares, Sammara
The past decade has witnessed an unprecedented surge in the emphasis given to the role of vocational education and training in Brazil. This has been characterized by an increasing flow of resources…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Ryu, Kirak;Moon, Hanna
This study investigates Korea's success in the area of skills development and what role the Korean government played during the stages of Korean economic development since the 1960s. Major…
Jun 2013
Author(s): Moncrieffe, Joy M.
In order to improve understanding of Jamaica's Citizen Security and Justice Program (CSJP) youth targeted interventions, the Office of Evaluation and Oversight Office (OVE) of the he Inter-…
Jun 2013
Author(s): Moncrieffe, Joy M.
The Inter-American Development Bank's (IDB) Office of Evaluation and Oversight Office (OVE) is conducting comparative assessments of citizen security in Central America and the Caribbean to…
Jun 2013
Author(s): Rocha, José Luis
Este informe busca aportar elementos etnográficos para un análisis valorativo de las intervenciones del programa de seguridad ciudadana implementado por la Dirección de Convivencia y Seguridad…
Jun 2011
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Esta presentación de la división de protección social y salud del BID trata sobre el índice de servicios de desarrollo infantil temprano (DIT) y el impacto de los programas DIT. También muestra una…
Jan 2011
Author(s): Rucci, Graciana;Carpio, Susana
La presente nota es producto del taller internacional de debate y discusión "Formación Continua y capacitación laboral a lo largo de la vida: Avances, desafíos y oportunidades" realizado en…
Oct 2009
Author(s): Pezzullo, Susan;Heredero, Elena
Oct 2009
Author(s): International Youth Foundation;Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El informe final de la primera fase del Programa entra21 ilustra cómo 35 proyectos ejecutados localmente han desarrollado distintas estrategias, para formar y capacitar a más de 19.000 jóvenes,…
Nov 2008
Author(s): Tocker, Ernesto
Presentación del programa sobre inserción laboral que pretende contribuir a una articulación más efectiva de la oferta y demanda en el mercado laboral en Buenos Aires y otras cuatro ciudades del país…
May 2007
Author(s): Greenspan, Stanley;Breinbauer, Cecilia
This presentation discusses the effects of social motivation on brain development in early childhood and the role of emotions on child development. Optimal nutrition and social-emotional development…
May 2007
Author(s): Giuffrida, Antonio
This presentation deals with the following issue: how poverty, poor health, nutrition and care affect child development. The author reviews a series of "capabilities approaches," including…
May 2007
Author(s): Moss-Solomon, James
This presentation was part of the "Opportunities for the Majority in the Caribbean", IDB Seminar, held in Jamaica in 2007. It calls for increased opportunities for sustainable growth,…
May 2007
Author(s): Cueto, Santiago
This presentation deals with the relationship between malnutrition and behavior patterns. As examples on how nutrition affects human social development it presents a series of crossed indicators such…
Mar 2007
Author(s): Echavarría Román, María Hortensia;Muñoz Correa, Mónica María;Santacruz Sanmartín, Eduardo
La presentación expone la evaluación que se realizó a la tercera cohorte de mediadores intervenidos por el proyecto de red de jóvenes en las temáticas de farmacodependencia, sexualidad insegura y…
Mar 2007
Author(s): Solla, Alejandra
En esta presentación se sintetizan los resultados de una investigación sobre programas asistenciales para jóvenes en situación de vulnerabilidad. Se presentan el marco general con los objetivos, la…
Jan 2007
Author(s): Jacinto, Claudia;García, Cristina;Solla, Alejandra
En este documento se exponen los resultados de una investigación sobre programas asistenciales para jóvenes en situación de vulnerabilidad. Apunta a integrar los aprendizajes realizados y a dejar…
Sep 2005
Author(s): Meeks Gardner, Julie
This presentation discusses the effects of violence in children as well as successful programs that worked to reduce child/youth violence in Jamaica. The presentation was prepared for the…