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…
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,…
Sep 2009
Author(s): International Youth Foundation;Inter American Development Bank
This report evaluates the results of the first phase of the entra 21 program. It describes how 35 locally executed projects have implemented varying strategies to train some 19,000 young people,…
Oct 2006
Author(s): Díaz, Juan José;Jaramillo, Miguel
The "Youth Labor Training Program" (Programa de Capacitacion Laboral Juvenil - PROJoven) is an ongoing job-training program created in 1996 by the Ministry of Labor (Ministerio de Trabajo y…
Oct 2006
Author(s): Alzuá, Maria Laura;Brassiolo, Pablo
This paper evaluates Proyecto Joven, a training program targeted to poor young individuals in Argentina. The authors used a non-experimental evaluation methodology to answer the following set of…
Jul 2006
Author(s): Ibarrarán, Pablo;Rosas-Shady, David;Soares, Yuri
This document constitutes a comprehensive evaluation of Juventud y Empleo (JE), the training program financed by the Bank in the Dominican Republic since 1999. The Ex-Post Project Evaluation Report…
Jul 2006
Author(s): Rosas-Shady, David
This document constitutes a comprehensive evaluation of the "Youth Labor Training Program" (PROJOVEN) which was designed by the IDB in 1996 through a technical cooperation and later…
Jul 2006
Author(s): Ibarrarán, Pablo;Rosas-Shady, David
The purpose of this report is to assess whether the job training program PROCAJOVEN has had positive impacts, i.e. to determine if it has increased the employability of its participants, and to…
Jun 2006
Author(s): Rosas-Shady, David
This report constitutes a review of the Youth Worker Training subprogram named "Jóvenes en Acción" which was a component of the Social Safety Net Program (CO0247). This document presents…
Jul 2005
Author(s): Heinrich, Carolyn
The Programa Nacional de Becas Estudiantiles is a conditional cash transfer program designed to promote long-term human capital accumulation among Argentine youth and to reduce poverty. This study…
Oct 2003
Author(s): Sedlacek, Guilherme Luis
The strategy of the Bolsa Escola cash grant program in Brazil and the Progresa program in Mexico are discussed as well as contrasting strategies in after-school programs such as the PETI program in…
Oct 2003
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This report (RE-281) presents OVE's evaluation of the Bank's Basic Education Strategy. The document is organized as follows: Chapter I is an introduction, Chapter II presents an overview of…