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  • Participatory Citizenship and Crisis in Contemporary Brazil (Governance, Development, and Social Inclusion in Latin America)

    ​This book discusses the issues of citizen rights, governance and political crisis in Brazil. The project has a focus on “citizenship in times of crisis,” i.e., seeking to understand how citizenship rights have changed since the Brazilian political and economic crisis that started in 2014. Building on theories of citizenship and governance, the author examines policy-based evidence on the retractions of participatory rights, which are consequence of a stagnant economic scenario and the re-organization of conservative sectors. This work will appeal to scholarly audiences interested in citizenship, Brazilian politics, and Latin American p...
    Social Inclusion And Economic Development In Latin America

    • ASIN: 3030191192

  • Living and Working in Poverty in Latin America: Trajectories of Children, Youth, and Adults (Governance, Development, and Social Inclusion in Latin America)

    This edited volume studies the complex interrelation of poverty, work, and different stages in the life course, and how it contributes to the permanent existence of poverty and inequality in vulnerable groups in society. Mechanisms of productions and reproduction of these relationships are identified through empirical research carried out in four Latin American countries: Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, and Cuba. This book centers on the experiences of individuals in those less favored social groups who may have suffered structural poverty for decades, or who may have been simply deprived of a basic income to cover their most essential needs. ...
    Social Inclusion And Economic Development In Latin America

    • ASIN: 3030009009

  • Social Inclusion and Economic Development in Latin America (Inter-American Development Bank)

    Poverty and inequality in Latin America are easily recognizable in the faces of women, Afro-descendents, the indigenous, people with disabilities, victims of HIV/AIDS, and other groups outside the societal mainstream.Social Inclusion and Economic Development in Latin America reviews the common features of these excluded populations, including their invisibility in official statistics and the stigma, discrimination, and disadvantages they have long endured. But it also examines the region's inclusionary policies and programs that can improve access by these groups to the quality social services and economic and political resources these groups...
    Social Inclusion And Economic Development In Latin America

    • ASIN: 1931003653
    • Brand: Brand: Inter-American Development Bank

  • The Political Economy of Agrarian Change in Latin America: Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay (Governance, Development, and Social Inclusion in Latin America)

    This book makes an original contribution to the discussion about agro-food exporting countries’ governmental policy. It presents a historicized and internationally contextualized exploration of the political economy of agrarian change in three Latin American countries: Argentina, Praguay, and Uruguay. By comparatively examining how these states have acted in a context of global driven market forces and historically formed institutions, the monograph illuminates the differing capacities of state autonomy under the present era of globalized agriculture....
    Social Inclusion And Economic Development In Latin America

    • ASIN: 3030245853

  • Regional Governance and Policy-Making in South America (Governance, Development, and Social Inclusion in Latin America)

    This book analyzes Latin American regional integration with a novel conceptual approach grounded in extensive field research. Using the UNASUR (Unión de Naciones Suramericanas) as a case study, the author investigates the process of policy-making in regional public policy fields in South America. The project focuses on intergovernmental structures of regional organizations as an institutional framework for a variety of independent processes in regions. It also challenges the perspective of democratic states as unitary actors and seeks to analyze the factors which favor or obstruct regional processes in different policy-fields. This work will...
    Social Inclusion And Economic Development In Latin America

    • ASIN: 331998067X

  • Mexico and the Post-2015 Development Agenda: Contributions and Challenges (Governance, Development, and Social Inclusion in Latin America)

    This interdisciplinary edited collection presents original analysis on Mexico's transition from the Millennium to the Sustainable Development Goals, departing from three main perspectives. In what areas did Mexico gain leverage and actually contribute to the debate around the proposed SDGs? What are the challenges for Mexico with regard to the SDGs? How to handle the issue of congruence/dissonance in Mexico's accomplishment of the MDGs in relation to the socioeconomic realities on the ground? The contributing authors examine what kind of state is needed to strengthen democratic politics and social justice, but also to improve the economic eff...
    Social Inclusion And Economic Development In Latin America

    • ASIN: 1349955027

  • Brazil in Transition: Beliefs, Leadership, and Institutional Change (The Princeton Economic History of the Western World)

    Brazil is the world's sixth-largest economy, and for the first three-quarters of the twentieth century was one of the fastest-growing countries in the world. While the country underwent two decades of unrelenting decline from 1975 to 1994, the economy has rebounded dramatically. How did this nation become an emerging power? Brazil in Transition looks at the factors behind why this particular country has successfully progressed up the economic development ladder. The authors examine the roles of beliefs, leadership, and institutions in the elusive, critical transition to sustainable development.Analyzing the last fifty years of Brazil's histor...
    Social Inclusion And Economic Development In Latin America

    • ASIN: 0691162913

  • Organized Crime, Fear and Peacebuilding in Mexico (Governance, Development, and Social Inclusion in Latin America)

    The book focuses on the psychosocial effects that organized crime related violence has produced in Mexico. It connects one of the major worries of our times – terrorism – with the conditions of peacelessness that prevail in Mexico. Specifically, the project explores the role played by fear as a peace disruptor, as well as one of the most important obstacles to social and democratic development, and inclusiveness. The volume contributes to the debate on whether the escalation of violence in Mexico since 2006 has produced circumstances similar to those countries that suffer terrorism, and to what degree that discussion can help in the const...
    Social Inclusion And Economic Development In Latin America

    • ASIN: B07F2YHDRV

  • Social Urbanism in Latin America: Cases and Instruments of Planning, Land Policy and Financing the City Transformation with Social Inclusion (Future City Book 13)

    This book highlights current concepts of Social Urbanism, the contemporary set of multiple and interdisciplinary urban studies that have emerged mainly from the complex realities of Latin American cities. The discussion that follows places special emphasis on public land policy and the innovative urban instruments developed in that region to promote social and territorial inclusion. Critical reflections throughout the pages of this book shed light into the local context of each case-study in order to understand their specific set of challenges and opportunities. Relevant lessons are extracted from the three cities here analyzed, the medium-...
    Social Inclusion And Economic Development In Latin America

    • ASIN: B07Z2S1F91

  • Digital Technologies for Democratic Governance in Latin America: Opportunities and Risks (Routledge Explorations in Development Studies)

    This book is the first to comprehensively analyse the political and societal impacts of new Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in a region of the Global South. It evaluates under what conditions some Latin American governments and people have succeeded in taking up the opportunities related to the spread of ICTs, while others are confronted with the pessimist scenario of increased, digitally induced social and democratic cleavages. Specifically, the book examines if and how far the spread and use of new ICT affected central aims of democratic governance such as reducing socio-economic and gender inequality; strengthening citize...
    Social Inclusion And Economic Development In Latin America

    • ASIN: 0415836131

  • Value Chains, Social Inclusion and Economic Development - eBook

    Lead firms, development organisations, donors and governments view value chains and voluntary standards as vital instruments for achieving millennium development goals through trade and market-related interventions. The precise foundations for these development strategies, which suggest positive development outcomes from integration of poor actors into value chains, are as yet underdeveloped. The interdisciplinary work in this volume shows how trade is managed and asks theory-driven questions about how value chains relate to locally-rooted development processes.Policy makers and development practitioners are increasingly using value chain analysis to frame pro-poor development interventions. This book offers multiple conceptualizations of development outcomes of inclusion of
    Social Inclusion And Economic Development In Latin America
    Value Chains, Social Inclusion and Economic Development - eBook

    • UPC: 964737203

  • Interdisciplinary Approaches for Sustainable Development Goals : Economic Growth, Social Inclusion and Environmental Protection

    This book discusses the impacts of climate change that are already being felt on every continent and provides the scientific basis for a number of modern approaches and state-of-the art methods for monitoring the environment, social behavior and human expectations concerning protection of the environment. The book approaches these issues from the perspectives of various disciplines, from physics to the social sciences, and highlights both current challenges and future prospects. On 1 January 2016, the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) defined in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development - 12 of which involve taking action on climate change - officially
    Social Inclusion And Economic Development In Latin America
    This book discusses the impacts of climate change that are already being felt on every continent and provides the scientific basis for a number of modern approaches and state-of-the art methods for monitoring the environment, social behavior and human expectations concerning protection of the environment. The book approaches these issues from the perspectives of various disciplines, from physics to the social sciences, and highlights both current challenges and future prospects. On 1 January 2016, the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) defined in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development - 12 of which involve taking action on climate change - officially

    • UPC: 248665355

  • Value Chains, Social Inclusion and Economic Development : Contrasting Theories and Realities

    Value Chains, Social Inclusion and Economic Development: Contrasting Theories and Realities
    Social Inclusion And Economic Development In Latin America
    Lead firms, development organisations, donors and governments view value chains and voluntary standards as vital instruments for achieving millennium development goals through trade and market-related interventions. The precise foundations for these development strategies, which suggest positive development outcomes from integration of poor actors into value chains, are as yet underdeveloped. The interdisciplinary work in this volume shows how trade is managed and asks theory-driven questions about how value chains relate to locally-rooted development processes.Policy makers and development practitioners are increasingly using value chain analysis to frame pro-poor development interventions. This book offers multiple conceptualizations of development outcomes of inclusion of

    • UPC: 14496621

  • Interdisciplinary Approaches for Sustainable Development Goals : Economic Growth, Social Inclusion and Environmental Protection

    Interdisciplinary Approaches For Sustainable Development Goals Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed.
    Social Inclusion And Economic Development In Latin America
    This book discusses the impacts of climate change that are already being felt on every continent and provides the scientific basis for a number of modern approaches and state-of-the art methods for monitoring the environment, social behavior and human expectations concerning protection of the environment. The book approaches these issues from the perspectives of various disciplines, from physics to the social sciences, and highlights both current challenges and future prospects. On 1 January 2016, the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) defined in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development - 12 of which involve taking action on climate change - officially

    • UPC: 204959726

  • Competitiveness, Social Inclusion and Sustainability in a Diverse European Union - eBook

    This book brings together the work of researchers in Eastern and Western Europe, who analyze competitiveness, social exclusion and sustainability from a range of perspectives. It examines the key challenges faced by the EU in its efforts to establish a socially inclusive and greener path to growth and develops policy recommendations to simultaneously achieve the EU 2020 agenda’s long-term goals and address the current economic crisis in
    Social Inclusion And Economic Development In Latin America
    Competitiveness, Social Inclusion and Sustainability in a Diverse European Union - eBook

    • UPC: 228658670

  • The value of social inclusion for the development of Latin America

    Social Inclusion And Economic Development In Latin America
    The problems of inequality and poverty in Latin America are due in part because of the difficulty to physically connect people -from marginal areas to workstations-. The challenge is to bring peopl...
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    Inequality and social inclusion in Latin America: The way forward

    Social Inclusion And Economic Development In Latin America
    Manila, 19 June 2013 - Video by http://www.gdnet.org Santiago Levy, Vice-President for Sectors and Knowledge, Inter-American Development Bank (IADB), spoke in the opening session at the 2013 GDN A...
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    Growth and Inclusion in Latin America The Next Decade

    Social Inclusion And Economic Development In Latin America
    For more videos from The International Monetary Fund, visit http://library.fora.tv/partner/International_Monetary_Fund During the last 15 years, Latin America has made significant progress in soci...
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