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Development and the next generation [electronic resource] /
edited by Gudrun Kochendörfer-Lucius and Boris Pleskovic.
imprint
[Bonn, Germany] : InWEnt/Internationale Weiterbildung und Entwicklung gGmbH ; Washington, D.C. : World Bank, c2007.
description
vii, 165 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
ISBN
0821368338, 9780821368336
format(s)
Book
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imprint
[Bonn, Germany] : InWEnt/Internationale Weiterbildung und Entwicklung gGmbH ; Washington, D.C. : World Bank, c2007.
isbn
0821368338
9780821368336
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
general note
"Presents a selection of papers from meetings held September 12-13, 2005 at the eighth annual Berlin Workshop"--P. 1.
catalogue key
10373751
 
Includes bibliographical references.
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Long Description
If you wish to preorder this title please complete our order form and fax it to +1-703-661-1501. The Berlin Workshop Series 2007 presents selected papers from meetings held September 6¿¿8, 2004, at the 7th Annual Forum co-hosted by InWEnt and the World Bank in preparation for the Bank's World Development Report. This volume presents papers from thesessions on Equity and Development, covering issues relating to the role of governments in the promotion of equity, equity-enhancing social transformations, building efficientwelfare states, reducing global inequalities, and integration andinequality in the new Europe.
Long Description
The Berlin Workshop Series 2007 presents selected papers from meetings held September 12 13, 2005, at the 8th Annual Forum co-hosted by InWEnt and the World Bank in preparation for the Bank's World Development Report. At the 2005 meetings, key researchers and policy makers from Europe, the United States, and developing countries met to identify and brainstorm on equity and development challenges and successes that will be later examined in-depth in the World Development Report 2007. This volume presents papers from the sessions on Development and the Next Generation, covering issues relating to Youthful Transitions in a Changing World-Demographic and Other Socio-economic challenges, Schooling, Work, Migration and the Young, Forming Families and Becoming Citizens.
Main Description
The Berlin Workshop Series 2007 presents selected papers from discussions held September 12-13, 2005, at the eighth annual forum co-hosted by InWEnt and the World Bank in preparation for the Bank's 'World Development Report'. At the 2005 workshop, key researchers and policy makers from Europe, the United States, and developing countries met to identify and brainstorm on the challenges and opportunities faced by the world's 12- to 24-year-olds that are later examined in depth in the 'World Development Report 2007'. This volume presents papers from Berlin Workshop sessions on "Development and the Next Generation", covering issues relating to demographic transitions and socioeconomic challenges; schooling; work; migration and the young; forming families; and becoming citizens.

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