Latin America and the Caribbean

Evidence and Proposals for Latin America

The HDR “Citizen Security with a Human Face: evidence and proposals for Latin America” reveals a paradox: in the past decade, the region experienced both economic growth and increased crime rates.

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The new report , ' Learning to Live Together, ' examines how Costa Rican society is in building community life - in ' the construction of us ' - and examines how people see others and how is related to the other members of society.

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The report argues that poverty is more than income poverty, it is an absence of options and opportunities to live a tolerable life.

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In the first Peruvian NHDR, the contemporary state of human development in Peru is presented on a broad base. The report discusses the issues of economic evolution and human development, generating employment, erasing poverty, and education

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This report is the result of the first Human Development Index study in El Salvador at a departmental level, disaggregated by geographical area (rural and urban) and by sex.

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This report is a first approach to a much more dedicated study of the Human Development Report, and gives a summary of all global Human Development Reports written up to 1997. It considers their practical application to Dominican development.

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This fourth State of the Nation in Sustainable Human Development report considers Human Development in Costa Rica in very special times, focusing on the “Huetar Norte” region.

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This Report analyses labour problems and their links with environmental damage, migration and municipal promotion of small and medium companies.

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Year: 1996
Type: National Reports
Region: Latin America and the Caribbean
Country: Venezuela

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Year: 1996
Type: National Reports
Region: Latin America and the Caribbean
Country: Paraguay

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