The contracts of human development - Guatemala 1998


This report is written in the context of the Peace Agreement Negotiation.
The objective of this report is to allow a better understanding of national realities, to deepen the development debate and contribute to finding consensus on a peaceful and poverty-reducing democratic transition in Guatemala. This analysis is a starting point to evaluate future peace negotiations. The main lesson of this report is that urgent effort is required to improve statistical surveys in Guatemala.

Principal Contributors: Jose Raul Gonzalez Merlo - CoordinatorMaria Del Carmen Aceña - ConsultantRichard Adams - ConsultantEdgar Balsells - Consultant