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Asian and Pacific Development Centre

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Works: 270 works in 461 publications in 2 languages and 3,850 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Directories  Case studies  Bibliography 
Roles: Other, Editor
Classifications: HD6072, 331.481648
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The trade in domestic workers causes, mechanisms, and consequences of international migration by Employment and National Policies Regional Policy Dialogue on "Foreign Women Domestic Workers: International Migration( Book )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As inequalities in the world multiply, migration across national boundaries is taking ever more variegated forms. This book assembles the findings of a major study into one particular form of this modern phenomenon - the recruitment of women seeking to escape poverty in certain Asian countries, and their subsequent employment in the Middle East and elsewhere. Isolated, unorganized and lacking proper legal or diplomatic protection, these women are very vulnerable to both economic and sexual exploitation. The book's empirical investigations constitute an important contribution to our understanding of a grossly neglected situation
Register of development research projects in Asia and the Pacific by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development( Book )

17 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gender, economic growth, and poverty : market growth and state planning in Asia and the Pacific( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume looks at the extent to which macro-planning and major poverty alleviation programmes of the Asia-Pacific region concretely benefit women, and thus provides a regional perspective on the interrelationships of gender, economic growth and poverty." "The essays included here (a selection from papers presented at a meeting on the subject in Vietnam) focus on issues related to the interlinkages between macro-economic patterns and gender and poverty situations, major approaches to gender issues and poverty alleviation, and new possibilities to promote gender equity and reduce poverty."--Jacket
Global adjustment and the future of Asian-Pacific economy : papers and proceedings of the Conference on Global Adjustment and the Future of Asian-Pacific Economy : held on 11-13 May 1988 in Tokyo by Miyohei, ed Shinohara( Book )

7 editions published in 1989 in English and Japanese and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Future of Asia-Pacific economies : Pacific Islands at the crossroads?( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Privatisation and public enterprise : the Asia-Pacific experience( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women farmers and rural change in Asia : towards equal access and participation( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biotechnology for Asian agriculture : public policy implications by Centre des Nations Unies de développement pour l'Asie et le Pacifique( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Development planning in Asia by Somsak Tambunlertchai( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rural non-farm sector in Asia( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evolution of Asia-Pacific economies : international trade and direct investment( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Co-operation in small and medium-scale industries in ASEAN( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Case studies on poverty programmes in Asia( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rural migration policies and development by Tunku Shamsul Bahrin( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Asia Pacific economies : a challenge to South Asia : papers presented at the Conference on the Future of Asia Pacific Economies--FAPE IV, held at New Delhi, March 11-13, 1991 by Conference on the Future of Asia Pacific Economies( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overcoming poverty through credit : the Asian experience in replicating the grameen bank approach by ASIAN AND PACIFIC DEVELOPMENT CENTRE (KUALA LUMPUR)( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SAARC link : an econometric approach( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Globalisation and the ASEAN public sector( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macroeconomic management in Southeast Asia's transitional economies by ManueL F Montes( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reaching out effectively : improving the design, management, and implementation of poverty alleviation programmes by ASIAN AND PACIFIC DEVELOPMENT CENTRE (KUALA LUMPUR)( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A.P.D.C.

Ajia Taiheiyo Kaihatsu Senta

APDC

APDC (Asian and Pacific Development Centre)

Asian & Pacific Development Centre

Asian and Pacific Development Center

Asian and Pacific development centre

Asian and Pacific Development (United Nations)

CDAP

CDAP (Centre de développement pour l'Asie et le Pacifique)

Centre de Developpement pour l'Asie et la Pacifique

Centre de développement pour l'Asie et le Pacifique

Centre de Développement pour l'Asie et le Pacifique Kuala Lumpur

Pusat Pembangunan Asia dan Pasifik Kuala Lumpur

United Nations Asian and Pacific Development Centre

アジア タイヘイヨウ カイハツ センター

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