Briefing papers & notes
Briefing Note | Dec 06, 2013
The response so far and vital lessons for the Philippines recovery.
Briefing Paper | Dec 05, 2013
Small-scale farmers are the clear losers in the first year of the US-Colombia Free Trade Agreement .
The Plumbing of Adaptation Finance
Briefing Paper | Nov 06, 2013
Accountability, Transparency, and Accessibility at the Local Level
Afghanistan: Contested Spaces
Briefing Paper | Nov 04, 2013
Oxfam research in Kunduz, Nangarhar, and Kabul Provinces in Afghanistan found that both humanitarian and development programs suffer from a gap between policy and reality that undermines aid effectiveness. Too often, aid programs fail to reflect or sync with the reality on the ground.
The Integration Imperative
Briefing Paper | Oct 31, 2013
A snapshot of USAID’s progress in mainstreaming adaptation to climate change
Who has benefited from high rice prices in Viet Nam?
Briefing Paper | Oct 23, 2013
For rice sector growth in Viet Nam to be sustainable, everybody needs to benefit from the increased wealth.
Moment of truth
Briefing Note | Oct 21, 2013
Call to action ahead of Syria peace talks, and beyond.
Free Prior and Informed Consent in the Philippines
Briefing Paper | Oct 10, 2013
This policy note describes the key legal protections for Free Prior Informed Consent (FPIC) in the Philippines as well as past obstacles to effective implementation. In addition, the policy note highlights features of implementing rules adopted by the government in 2012 to promote more effective future implementation of FPIC.
Nothing sweet about it
Briefing Paper | Oct 02, 2013
How sugar fuels land grabs
Briefing Note | Oct 02, 2013
Land rights and the supply chains of the biggest food and beverage companies.