qThis book highlights two key challenges for social policy. First, policy design needs to take into account the weaknesses of basic state functions in many developing countries, since these have important ramifications for social policy outcomes. Second, in most developing countries, social structures marked by historically rooted structural inequalities pose significant challenges to the provision of services and require a long-term commitment to address the underlying questions and problems.q--BOOK JACKET.Women make up roughly 8 percent of the civil service and less than 1 percent of the officers at and above first-class level. ... Ethnic, Caste, and Gender Representation in the Nepali Parliament, 1959a99 70 60 50 40 30 20 0 10 1959 1967anbsp;...
|Author||:||Anis Ahmad Dani, Arjan de Haan|
|Publisher||:||World Bank Publications - 2008|