Studies-Published dateSaturday, August 2, 2014 - 04:00
Over the last decade, IDRC has supported several capacity building efforts in the field of climate change in Africa.
Approximately 57% of Senegal’s population is rural, and agriculture accounts for 77% of labour force participation.
Impacts of past and current climate variability and climate change in agricultural systems of semi-arid areas of Ethiopia : a reviewPublished dateTuesday, January 2, 2007 - 05:00
Journal articlesHOUSEHOLD SURVEYS URBAN AREAS LEVELS OF EDUCATION ETHNIC GROUPS LABOUR MARKET GENDER DISCRIMINATION HOUSEHOLD INCOME
In this paper, we measure, compare and analyse gender and ethnic earnings gaps in seven West African capitals
using data from an original series of urban household surveys. Our results show that gender earningsPublished dateSunday, January 2, 2011 - 05:00
Journal articlesWORKING CONDITIONS INFORMAL SECTOR VULNERABLE GROUPS DISADVANTAGED GROUPS UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE INCOME DISTRIBUTION PRIVATE SECTOR
This article develops indicators of vulnerability in employment in seven economic capitals of West Africa and studies their links with individual incomes.Published dateSaturday, January 2, 2010 - 05:00
Training materials-Published date2009
Journal articlesWORKING CONDITIONS WAGE DETERMINATION INCOME DISTRIBUTION SKILLS DEVELOPMENT
In this paper we assess the relative contribution of working conditions to wage determination with an
emphasis on differences along the earnings distribution. A survey of British employees in 2001 rich inPublished dateFriday, January 2, 2009 - 05:00
Enhancing response farming for improved strategic and tactical agronomic adaptation to seasonal rainfall variability under the semi-arid conditions of Ethiopia
The research developed a strategic predictor capable of advanced prediction of rainfall parameters by a lead time of two to three months, a marked improvement over previous forecasting.Published dateWednesday, January 2, 2013 - 05:00
Journal articlesADAPTATION FLOODS URBAN PLANNING
Flooding in the suburbs of Dakar : impacts on the assets and adaptation strategies of households or communities
Since 2005, Senegal has experienced severe and recurrent flooding.
In Pikine, the most populous suburb of Dakar, the 2009 floods affected a third of
the population. The government mobilized major investment for drainage andPublished dateFriday, January 2, 2015 - 05:00