New briefing papers

14 June 2000

A new short briefing from the Bretton Woods Project, The A, B,C of the PRSP, drawing on discussions with IMF and Bank staff reveals the reality behind the rhetoric of the new IMF and World Bank Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers.

An Independent Guide to the PRSP, European Network for Debt and Development.

Participation in Poverty Reduction Strategies: a synthesis of experience with participatory approaches to policy design, implementation and monitoring, Rosemary McGee and Andy Norton, Institute of Development Studies, May 2000.

Poverty Reduction Strategies: a part for the poor? IDS Policy Briefing, Issue 13, April 2000

The Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers: an initial NGO assessment Debt and Development Dossier, Issue 3, Bread for the World Institute.

Towards National Public Expenditure Strategies for Poverty Reduction ODI Poverty Briefing, 2 March 2000

Progress Report on the Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers (PRSP) World Bank and IMF, 3 April 2000