May 2018
Author(s): Macours, Karen; Salazar, Lina; Gachot, Sebastien; Jacquet, Bruno; Fahsbender, Jossie; Rambao, Jery; Gignoux, Jérémie; Wright, Kelsey
Smart subsidy programs have been advocated in many developing countries to encourage the adoption of modern inputs and increase agricultural productivity. Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa has shown…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Technology Transfer to Small Farmers Program, which aims to sustainably improve small farmers' agricultural income and food security in the north and northeast department of Haiti.
Aug 2016
Author(s): FONTAGRO
This publication, produced by FONTAGRO with the support of the Global Environment Facility and our sponsors, combines a wealth of knowledge and experience gained from eleven successful cases that…
Aug 2016
Author(s): FONTAGRO
Concurso de casos exitosos FONTAGRO 2015. FONTAGRO organizó un concurso con el fin de identificar casos exitosos de adaptación al cambio climático en la agricultura familiar, y difundir las lecciones…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Helfand, Steven M.; Rada, Nicholas E.
The role of farm size has recently come to the forefront of agricultural development debates. Agricultural development policy often focuses on small farms given evidence of their role in poverty…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Lachaud, Michée Arnold; Bravo-Ureta, Boris E.; Ludeña, Carlos E.
This study estimates Climate Adjusted Total Factor Productivity (CATFP) for agriculture in Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) countries, while also providing comparisons with several regions of the…
Aug 2015
Author(s): Arráiz, Irani; Calero, Carla; Jin, Songqing; Peralta, Alexandra
This paper evaluates the short-term impacts of a development project that aims to increase mango yields, sales of mango products, and the income of small mango farmers in rural Haiti. Various…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Valdés Conroy, Héctor; Schijman, Agustina; Molina, Adriana
This is the second of seven detailed reports published with the evaluation Review of the Bank's Support to Agriculture, 2002-2014: Evidence from Key Thematic Areas conducted by the Office of…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Valdés Conroy, Héctor; Schijman, Agustina; Molina, Adriana
Este documento es el segundo de siete informes detallados que acompañan la evaluación Revisión del Apoyo del Banco al Sector Agropecuario, 2002-2014: Evidencia de Áreas Temáticas Clave llevada a cabo…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Rius, Andrés
In 2006 Uruguay's Parliament voted to establish a system of individual livestock traceability that would initially be mandatory for bovine populations, and in future stages will encompass all…
Sep 2014
Author(s): Aramburu, Julián; González, Mario; Salazar, Lina; Winters, Paul
This paper presents the results of an impact evaluation for the CRIAR program, implemented in rural areas in Bolivia. The objective of this program is to increase the agricultural income and food…
Sep 2014
Author(s): Aramburu, Julián; González, Mario; Salazar, Lina; Winters, Paul
Este estudio presenta los resultados de la evaluación de impacto del programa CRIAR. Este programa tiene como objetivo incrementar los niveles de ingreso y seguridad alimentaria a través de mejoras…
Sep 1982
Author(s): Berlinski, Julio
Analiza la evolución de las innovaciones en productos y el aprendizaje resultante en una planta de implementos agrícolas de siembra y roturación, con énfasis en la ingeniería del producto, destacando…
Jul 1981
Author(s): Cruz, Hélio Nogueira da
A literatura sobre mudança tecnológica em países atrasados é relativamente recente e escassa, exigindo intensos esforços a fim de amadurecer uma melhor compreensão do fenômeno tecnológico nestas…