Poverty and Trade : Links

There are 40 documents in this section.

  • Woodrow Wilson Centre

    22 May 2002

    The Center provides a forum for research and discourse through a number of programs and projects, with a particular strength in international affairs.

  • World Bank - Trade

    22 May 2002

    Comprehensive range of material on trade and related issues from an economic perspective.

  • World Development Movement

    22 May 2002

    Has material on trade and poverty issues, including the General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS).

  • World Trade Organisation (WTO)

    22 May 2002

    Its website contains recent news of trade negotiations and also statistics on world trade.

  • World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) - Balanced Trade

    22 May 2002

    This area of WWF's website provides information on sustainability assessments and trade. It also serves as an information resource for organisations and individuals interest in trade, environment and development issues.

  • UN Human Development Report

    27 September 2001

    The annual Human Development Report published by the UN Development Programme contains several indices to measure different aspects of human development, including economic and educational performance, life expectancy, aid and debt, gender inequality, crime, demographic trends, poverty and more. A bible for those interested in all aspects of development.

  • Environmental Health Project

    8 August 2001

    This organisation has many publications on water, sanitation, indoor air pollution and other aspects of environmental health, many of which are available electronically from its website.

  • Greenpeace

    14 September 2000

    A must-visit site for all aspects of environmental concern, including renewable energy, the marine environment, forests, biodiversity, climate change and pollution and water. Greenpeace is one of the most pro-active environmental organisations.

  • Population Action International (PAI)

    8 September 2000

    Population Action International (PAI) is a US-based advocacy group working to strengthen support worldwide for population programs, including family planning and related health services, and to advance educational and economic opportunities, especially for girls and women. Its website contains a wealth of information on various topics, including population, gender, reproductive health, economics and environment. In addition, it has a good collection of publications, links, fact sheets and video material.

  • Panos Institute

    Panos is an international non-profit institute working with partners worldwide to stimulate informed public and policy debate and build media capacities on developing country issues. It publishes reports and media briefing documents.