Monday February 20, 2017

Insights on Canadian Society is an ongoing publication, published by Statistics Canada, that brings together and analyzes a wide range of data sources in order to provide information on various aspects of Canadian society, such as labour, income, education and demographics.

The latest publication from this series was released on February 1, 2017 "Food insecurity among Inuit living in Inuit Nunangat".

(Source: Statistics Canada)

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Thursday February 16, 2017

Micro-small-medium enterprise development in the Caribbean: new issues, new solutions is a 2016 report, produced by the Caribbean Development Bank.

This publication is focused on 4 areas:

a) strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and risks facing MSMEs, and the strategic implications over the next decade
b) the "doing business" constraints, including access to finance
c) robustness of current policy, regulatory and institutional frameworks for MSME development and recommendations for improvement
d) opportunities for innovation, enhanced competitiveness and export expansion.

The study is intended to provide practical policy and other recommendation for MSME expansion and development.

(Source: Caribbean Development Bank)

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Tuesday February 14, 2017

Transparency in the corporate governance of state-owned enterprises in Latin America is a report published in 2015.

This report introduces a Corporate Governance Transparency Index which includes 105 companies from 13 countries in the region.

(Source: CAF - Development Bank of Latin America)

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