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This is a guide put out by the United Nations Development Program, with the aim of setting guidelines for that organization and its partners in creating good policies for the planning, monitoring, and evaluating portions of their projects.
A generic manual on training for rural economic empowerment and local economic development. This Manual is a source of information and guide to designing, planning and implementing a national programme related to the processes of the Training for Rural Economic Empowerment (
DELC embarked on developing this paper to help negotiators working on finalizing the IR-ABS understand different dimensions of compliance issues and assess the experience of different MEAs in dealing with compliance.