Classes in Development Studies and Education Guide - Evaluations and Reviews


undp.org/
UNDP promotes sustainable human development. Includes information on the UNDP purpose and aims, news and announcements, details of UNDP activities, a section monitoring progress on sustainable development, general UN information, environment information,
  
nrec.org.uk/inforurale/
Includes details of development initiatives, news and events, and information on rural economies. Collection of resources and information on rural development from around the world for those involved in rural development in the UK.
  
vso.org.uk/
Includes a small sample of jobs. News, campaigns and events, publications and information about volunteering overseas.
  
iisd1.iisd.ca/
IISD's mission is to promote sustainable development in decision making internationally and within Canada, identifying and disseminating information about best practices, by contributing new knowledge and concepts, analysing policies and disseminating information about best practices, demonstrating how to
  
gao.gov/new.items/ns00161.pdf
Concludes that unless there is sustained economic development the project will not have a lasting effect on relieving debt from developing countries. Discussio Report to US Congressional Committees reviewing the Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative.
  
unicef.org/pon98/
Describes advances made in registration of births, immunisation, and help offered to adolescents entering adulthood. Document charting progress toward goals set at the World Summit for Children in 1990.
  
unicef.org/pon99/
Report documenting the impact of HIV / AIDS on children, prospects facing children entering the next millennium, the eradication of polio and the burden of debt throughout the world.
  
sedac.ciesin.org/pidb/
Online tool for browsing and searching of text, summaries, and status of treaties and other international agreements related to global environmental change and sustainable development.
  
iisd.ca/linkages/cairo.html
Historical record of the conference and the programme of action agreed by world leaders, high ranking officials, representatives of non-governmental organisations and United Nations agencies in Cairo from 5-13 September 1994.
  
obelix.polito.it/forum/welcome.htm
Aims to provide information to researchers and professionals working for the improvement of the built environment in developing countries, and at facilitating communications among them.
  
ids.ac.uk/eldis/eldis.html
Coverage includes social, economic, political and environmental issues. Gateway to selected information on development in countries of the South.
  
idex.org/
Contains information on current projects, links to other related resources and details of internships and volunteer opportunities. IDEX was founded to support community based development in Africa, Asia and Latin America.
  
worldbank.org/html/extdr/wbexperts/
A listing of World Bank experts available for media comment on a range of issues including economics, poverty and human development, public sector reform, and the environment. Entries are browsable by name, or by specialist topic, and biographical informa
  
odci.gov/cia/publications/factbook/
Extensive reference work containing recent basic information about every country in the world, including details of geography, people, government, economy, communications, transportation, military and transnational issues. Geographical information include
  
un.org/esa/earthsummit/
Documents include Agenda 21 success stories and country profiles. Details from United Nations Earth Summit conference held in New York 23-27 June 1997.
  
bids-bd.org/
Offers information on the divisions, staff, and research themes within the institute, provides details of recent publications, and outlines support services provided to researchers. Conducts research on developmental issues, mainly focusing on Bangladesh.
  
indnet.org/
K.V. Rao to serve the Asian Indian Community around the world and to help developmental projects in India. A non-profit, charitable, educational and community organisation founded by Dr.
  
unicef.org/
Includes UNICEF news and information, ranking countries according to their achievements in child health, information on the organisation's activities worldwide, child rights information and a link to 'The Progress of Nations' report, nutrition
  
unfoundation.org/unwire/
Topics include health, environment and sustainable development, women and population, international human rights, UN Reform, and peacekeeping and security. A news summary covering the United Nations, global affairs, and key international issues.
  
dfid.gov.uk/
Official information from the UK Government department responsible for promoting sustainable development in poorer countries. Includes press releases, the full text of speeches and the white paper, Eliminating World Poverty: A Challenge for the 21st Centu
  
Number of reviews is 20 - Cultral Studies Courses