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Latest items for Haiti

Sept. 1, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: LO-SCALE-3

3.0
Sept. 1, 2017, 8:51 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: LO-SCALE-2

1.0
Sept. 1, 2017, 10:26 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: LO-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 30, 2017, 2:26 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

"Generally speaking, most of the microcredit institutions’ customers in Haiti are women. These customers work independently (83% women compared to 73% men), mainly in commerce...Access to bank loans is very restricted in Haiti. Generally speaking, women’s living conditions make it impossible for them to fulfil the requirements for such loans. As a result only a few obtain them" (95)
Aug. 30, 2017, 2:26 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

"The DAI-FINNET database showed in September 2002, for all the microcredit institutions surveyed, that women received more microloans than men (they account for 60% of the clientèle) and that loans averaged 13,500 Gourdes. However the terms for the loans, which carry high interest rates, do not facilitate the social advancement of women nor do they substantially improve their living conditions (DSNCRP 2007)" (98)
Aug. 30, 2017, 2:24 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: LO-LAW-1

"Here we should recall that in both rural and urban areas, married women were restricted in their rights to ownership of property until the Decree of 8 October 1982, which recognised their legal status" (98)
Aug. 30, 2017, 2:13 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: LO-LAW-1

“It was only in 1982 that married women could legally own property despite the fact that in the countryside, both men and women had obtained property through customary inheritance" (134)
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-4

6.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: MARR-SCALE-3

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: MARR-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: PW-SCALE-1

3.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

3.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: MARR-SCALE-2

99.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: MARR-SCALE-2

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: ATC-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: CONST-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: ATC-SCALE-2

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-5

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: TRAFF-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-3

3.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: IIP-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: DV-SCALE-2

3.0