Sharing Experiences on Alternative Development from Southeast Asia and Latin America - English (pdf)




The Alternative Development Model in San Martin. A case study on Local Economic Development - English (pdf),  Spanish (pdf)



Sustainable Livelihoods. A broader vision. Social Support and Integration to Prevent Illicit Drug Use, HIV/AIDS and Crime. Discussion Paper - English (pdf)




An Assessment of the Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Sustainable Alternative Development (2010) - English (pdf)



Mainstreaming Alternative Development in Thailand, Lao PDR and Myanmar: A Process of Learning (2010) - English (pdf)



Sustaining Opium Reduction in Southeast Asia: Sharing Experience on Alternative Development and Beyond (2008) - English (pdf)



Desarrollo Alternativo en el área andina. Guía Técnica (December 2008) - Spanish (pdf)



Reaching out to the Wa: Achievements in Mong Pawk District (2006) - English (pdf)



Life in the Wa Hills: Towards Sustainable Development (2006) - English (pdf)




Alternative Development: A Global Thematic Evaluation (March 2005) - English (pdf), Spanish (pdf)



  • Jatun Sacha: 10 Years Building a Forestry Culture in Bolivia (2005) - English/Spanish (pdf)
  • Afghanistan - Mapping of Alternative Livelihoods Projects (2005) - English (pdf)
  • Monitoring of Alternative Development Projects in Peru in 2004 - Spanish (pdf)
  • Emerging Gender Strategies for Alternative Development, Regional Seminar on Alternative Development - English (pdf)
  • Information Networking and  Sharing Good Practices on Gender and Development, UNODC Regional  Centre for East Asia and the Pacific, 2004 - English (pdf)
  • A Manual on Monitoring and Evaluation for Alternative Development Projects, Regional Centre for East Asia and the Pacific, 2003 - English (pdf)
  • The Role of Alternative Development in Drug Control and Development Cooperation, International Conference 7-12 January 2002, Feldafing, Germany - English (pdf)
  • Alternative Development in the Andean Area - The UNDCP experience , Revised edition, Vienna, August 2001 - English (pdf)
  • Alternative Development: Sharing Good Practices, Facing Common Problems, UNDCP Regional Centre for East Asia and the Pacific, July 2001 - English (pdf)
  • Report on Guidelines for Best Practices on Gender Mainstreaming in Alternative Development, January 2000 - Spanish (pdf), English (pdf)
  • The Economic Viability of Alternative Development, UNDCP internal paper, 1999 - English (pdf)
  • Alternative Development - Drug Control through Rural Development, article prepared for the ACC Network on Rural Development and Food Security, September 1998 - English (pdf)
  • Report on the Thematic Evaluation of Alternative Development in Peru, March 1997 - English (pdf)
  • Technical Information Paper, Alternative Development as an Instrument of Drug Abuse Control, TIP No. 5, 7 September 1993 - English (pdf)
  • Alternative Development: the modern thrust of supply-side policy, Occasional Papers, Bulletin of Narcotics, Vol. VI, Nos 1&2, 1999 - English (pdf)
  • Drugs and Development, discussion paper prepared for the World Summit on Social Development, June 1994 - English (pdf)