Jun 2016
Author(s): Lee, Sang Keon;Kwon, Heeseo Rain;Cho, HeeAh;Kim, Jongbok;Lee, Donju
This case study is one of ten international studies developed by the Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements (KRIHS), in association with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), for the…
Feb 2007
Author(s): Alda, Erik
School is one of the most important socializing environments for children, since it is where they spend a great deal of time interacting with teachers and peers. However, the persistent spillover of…
Jan 2007
Author(s): Galvani, Marina
This paper present examples of positive economic and social impacts of cultural projects and mentions an interpretation of the positive interaction between development and culture. Several best…
Oct 2004
Author(s): Kraemer, R. Andreas;Kampa, Eleftheria;Interwies, Eduard
This working paper first introduces tradable permits as part of an overall taxonomy of economic instruments in the field of water management. In this context, three fundamentally different fields of…
Oct 2004
Author(s): Wegelin, Emiel;Rojas, Eduardo;Rodríquez Villaescusa, Eduardo
Este libro estudia las características del problema de la recuperación de áreas urbanas centrales, presentando distintas opciones de financiamiento y ejecución de programas de rehabilitación urbana.
Jan 2004
Author(s): Bianchi, Patrizio;Kantis, Hugo;Bacic, Miguel Juan;Suaznabar, Claudia;Studart, Rogerio;Vasconcelos, Luiz Antonio Teixeira;Moori Koenig, Virginia;Federico, Juan;Martínez, Julia;Parrilli, Mario Davide;Llisterri, Juan J.;Angelelli, Pablo;Baruj, Gustavo
This publication analyzes the profile of entrepreneurs and how they create high-growth businesses in 13 countries in Latin America, East Asia and southern Europe. It also offers case studies of…
Jan 2004
Author(s): Bianchi, Patrizio;Kantis, Hugo;Bacic, Miguel Juan;Suaznabar, Claudia;Studart, Rogerio;Vasconcelos, Luiz Antonio Teixeira;Moori Koenig, Virginia;Federico, Juan;Martínez, Julia;Parrilli, Mario Davide;Llisterri, Juan J.;Angelelli, Pablo;Baruj, Gustavo
Esta publicación analiza el perfil de los emprendedores y la forma en que ellos crean negocios de alto crecimiento en trece países de América Latina, el este de Asia y el sur de Europa. Asimismo,…
Jan 2003
Author(s): García, Luis E.;De Azevedo, Luiz Gabriel T.;Baltar, Alexandre M.;Lobina, Emanuele;Hall, David;Howe, Charles W.;Jacobs, Jeffrey W.;Del Castillo de Laborde, Lilian;Orphanópoulos, Damaris;Garrido, Raymundo José;Braga, Benedito;Strauss, Clarice;Paiva, Fatima;Lanna, Antonio Eduardo;Lemos, Maria Carmen;Oliveira, João Lúcio Farias de;Sandoval Minero, Ricardo;Lara Ruiz, Víctor;Embid Irujo, Antonio;McKay, Jennifer;Dettlaff, Martin
Because of the complexities associated with the water pricing and public-private partnership issue and their relevance to water management of the future, the Third World Water Centre for Water…
Oct 2001
Author(s): Castro, Claudio de Moura;Bernasconi, Andrés;Verdisco, Aimee
As secondary education in Latin America and the Caribbean expands its reach and more attention is given to the post-secondary level, new demands are placed on educators and ministries. New methods of…
Jan 2001
Author(s): Martin, Claudia;Kogod Goldman, Robert;Rodríguez-Pinzón, Diego;Ojea Quintana, Tomás;Grossman, Claudio M.;Carrillo-Flórez, Fernando
The International Dimension of Human Rights includes extracts of judgments, reports and opinions of international supervisory organs and domestic judicial tribunals, as well as the work of scholars…
Jan 2001
Author(s): Martin, Claudia;Kogod Goldman, Robert;Rodríguez-Pinzón, Diego;Ojea Quintana, Tomás;Grossman, Claudio M.;Carrillo-Flórez, Fernando
El presente manual de entrenamiento es una compilación de jurisprudencia y doctrina relevante para la protección y promoción de los derechos humanos. Recoge fragmentos de sentencias, informes y…
Feb 2000
Author(s): Roemer, John E.
This study develops a framework to investigate the optimal allocation of a country's fiscal resources to help equalize opportunities for human development. The author argues that the proper role…
Dec 1999
Author(s): Millán, Jaime
Almost two decades after the beginning of the Chilean and English experiments in power sector reform and privatization, many other countries have adopted or are in the process of adopting a model…
Dec 1999
Author(s): Millán, Jaime
Después de casi dos décadas de funcionamiento del experimento chileno, y una del inglés en bolsas de energía, numerosos países han adoptado un modelo que favorece la competencia en el mercado…
Jan 1999
Author(s): Rhudy, Robert J.;Vargas Viancos, Juan Enrique;Mejía, Francisco;Herzog, Carolyn;Linarelli, John;Biebesheimer, Christina
Justice Beyond Our Borders looks at successful judicial systems and practices outside of Latin America that could serve as models for countries of the region. It examines large-scale judicial…
Jan 1999
Author(s): Rhudy, Robert J.;Vargas Viancos, Juan Enrique;Mejía, Francisco;Herzog, Carolyn;Linarelli, John;Biebesheimer, Christina
El objetivo de este libro consiste en presentar, pragmáticamente, algunos de los esfuerzos de reforma judicial que han sido exitosos fuera de la región o más allá de nuestras fronteras, indicando qué…
Jun 1998
Author(s): Andersen, Martin Edwin
This conference discusses the responsibility of media when reporting on crime and the hidden purposes coverage may pursue. The interpretation of crime phenomenon by the press has become a two-edged…
Feb 1998
Author(s): Solanes, Miguel;Getches, David
Este informe (ENV-127) analiza y esclarece la experiencia de los países de América Latina y el Caribe que han iniciado reformas en la gestión de los recursos hídricos en los últimos años. El…
Dec 1997
Author(s): Bucher, Enrique;Castro, Gonzalo;Floris, Vinio
Conservation of freshwater biodiversity has been seriously neglected throughout the world, and entire ecosystems are threatened with extinction. Unfortunately, freshwater sustainability issues do not…
Dec 1997
Author(s): Bucher, Enrique;Castro, Gonzalo;Floris, Vinio
El presente informe (ENV-114) da cuenta de la importancia humana de los ecosistemas de agua dulce, que además de servir de hábitat fundamentales para una amplia variedad de especies, proporcionan…