Aug 2010
Author(s): Araujo, María Caridad
The Inter-American Development Bank has launched a significant, multi-year program of analytical work on Early Childhood Development (ECD) in Latin America and the Caribbean. The objective of this…
Mar 2007
Author(s): Slaby, Ronald;Roedell, Wendy C.;Arezzo, Diana;Hendrix, Kate
Este texto constituye parte del material de apoyo del subcomponente "Estrategias para la prevención temprana de la violencia en los niños" del programa "Convivencia Ciudadana".…
Apr 2006
Author(s): Bouillon, César P.;Tejerina, Luis
This working paper analyzes the topics that usually arise from systematic reviews of poverty reduction programs programs and initiates a discussion about them. All evaluations included in the review…
Oct 2005
Author(s): Cueto, Santiago
This paper discusses the links between empirical information and the development of educational policies in Latin America. The data presented in this paper comes from responses to a questionnaire…
Nov 2004
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This third edition of Investing in Gender Equality presents IDB projects that exemplify good work in the integration of gender considerations in their design. The 18 projects included in this edition…
Aug 2001
Author(s): Wolff, Laurence;Castro, Claudio de Moura
This paper seeks to enlighten a complex and often polemical debate about public and private education. It argues that the distinction between private and public is less important than the rules of…
Jun 1999
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The Sustainable Development Department's Social Development Division (SDS/SOC) assists the IDB by providing technical support to operations and by helping to identify and promote new…
Jun 1999
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
La División de Desarrollo Social del Departamento de Desarrollo Sostenible (SDS/SOC) presta asistencia al BID, brindando apoyo técnico a las operaciones financieras y contribuyendo a identificar y…
Dec 1998
Author(s): Deutsch, Ruthanne
Early Childhood Interventions (ECI) are ideally designed to achieve a series of mutually reinforcing objectives with the overarching goal of helping to improve equality of opportunity for children in…
Dec 1998
Author(s): Schiefelbein, Ernesto;Wolff, Laurence;Schiefelbein, Paulina
This paper provides an alternative approach to measuring the cost-effectiveness of educational interventions. The authors devised a questionnaire and gave it to ten international experts, mainly…
Apr 1998
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This report seeks to put the issue of poverty in practical terms of what we know about poverty and what can be done to eliminate it. The authors suggest that knowledge of the social condition of the…