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Background Paper for the 2016 World Development Report: Digital Dividends1 Deepti Samant Raja 1 The 2016 World Development Report (WDR) will explore the impact internet and digital technologies have on development. As the World Bank’s flagship annual publication, the WDR is an influential guide to the economic,
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Acknowledgements T his Global Scaling Up Investment Plan was pre-pared by the World Bank Group and the World Health Organization with input from several
6 THE WORLD BANK GROUP. Executive Summary . 1. This paper (i) presents proposals for the 2014 review of World Bank Group (WBG) staff compensation, (ii) summarizes simplifications being introduced to the salary administration,
Benefit-Cost Analysis for Risk Management: Summary of Selected Examples Background paper for the World Development Report 2014 Kyla Wethli, World Bank
1 Economic Development And Structural Change Justin Yifu Lin Senior Vice President and Chief Economist The World Bank Lecture at Cairo University
Department for International Development World Bank Urban Transport Strategy Review - Mass Rapid Transit in Developing Countries Final Report July 2000
Youth Employment in Sub-Saharan Africa Deon Filmer The World Bank December 2013
Table of Contents v Figure 3.10. Elderly women in India are less independent than elderly men 46 Figure 4.1. Igniting equality at work: World Bank Group entry points 54
the world bank washington, d.c. public expenditure analysis edited by anwar shah public sector governance and accountability series
i Acknowledgements This Guide was prepared by J.E. Austin Associates for the Sustainable Agriculture Group of the World Bank. The work was directed by Mr. Patrick Labaste of the World Bank.
5 world bank operations evaluation department evaluation capacity development m&e overview: some tools, methods and approaches for monitoring and evaluation
2 However, despite its falling poverty rates, Sub‐Saharan Africa is the only region in the world for which the number of poor individuals has risen steadily and dramatically between 1981 and 2010 (figure 2).
DOING BUSINESS 2015 GOING BEYOND EFFICIENCY. 1 What does Doing Business measure? ... Doing Business indicators reflect on some of the most important obstacles firms face 3 ... Bangladesh, Brazil, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Mexico, Nigeria, …
iii We, the authors, would like to acknowledge our editor, Andy Stone, whose countless insightful contri-butions ensured the quality and clarity of this report.
Budgeting This brief is one in a series of tips for civil society organizations written from a funder’s perspective. It is intended to stimulate inquiry, rather than to provide rigid instructions.
1 Legal Corruption Daniel Kaufmann1 and Pedro C. Vicente2 Second Draft, October, 2005 Abstract: We challenge the conventional definition of corruption as the ‘abuse of public
Strategic planning: The process by which leaders of an organization determine what it intends to be in the future and how it will get there. To put it another way, they develop a vision for the organization's future and determine the necessary priorities, procedures, and operations
Informationand communications technology(ICT) agencies Functions,structures,andbestoperationalpractices Robert Schware Robert Schware is Lead Informatics Specialist, The Global ICT Department, The World Bank, Washington, DC.
Aug 27, 2003 · UNICEF/UNDP/World Bank/WHO Special Programme for Research & Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR) Social, Economic and Behavioural (SEB) Research
Poverty Manual, All, JH Revision of August 8, 2005 Page 6 of 218 Introduction This manual presents an introductory course on poverty analysis.
The Opportunities of Digitizing Payments How digitization of payments, transfers, and remittances contributes to the G20 goals of broad-based economic growth,
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS – 3 Acknowledgements This Good Practice Guide was commissioned by the OECD-DAC Task Force on Public Financial Management, co-chaired by Anthony Hegarty (World Bank…
Gross national income per capita 2017, Atlas method and PPP Purchasing Atlas power parity methodology (international Ranking Economy (US dollars) Ranking Economy dollars)
Professional The World Bank Group, Washington, DC, USA Experience Consultant, Development Economics Research Group, Summer 2008 Bain & Company, Beijing, China
i | P a g e LAND TENURE AND GENDER: APPROACHES AND CHALLENGES FOR STRENGTHENING RURAL WOMEN’S LAND RIGHTS Evelyn Namubiru-Mwaura, PhD Women’s Voice, Agency, & Participation Research Series 2014 No.6 This paper was commissioned by the World Bank Group to help inform a forthcoming report on
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growing group of entrepreneurs, which should generate pressure for improved ... research on individual countries and groups of countries. For example, a flagship study of 14 countries in the 1990s found that over the course of the decade, poverty fell in the ... World Bank Economic Review, 11(2): ...
A. This paper presents for Board approval (i) the compensation proposals based on the 2018 (FY19) Review of Staff Compensation for the World Bank Group (WBG) for Headquarters and
GGFR Gas flaring –why should it stop? Other reasons 5 •It’s a low-hanging fruit in a global climate action plan •Countries are preparing their CO 2 emission reduction plans in preparation for Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC –COP21 in Paris, December 2015. •Flaring is …
Initial Assessmentof Risk Based Methods • Offer Promise of : –Efficiency Gains in Investment of Funds Assets –Lower Interventions and Supervisory Costs –Flexibility to adress differing needs with …
Fiscal Rules and Small States: A Brief Overview Martine Guerguil Deputy Director Fiscal Affairs Department
1 Executive Summary EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Access to energy is a key enabler of socioeconomic development. Energy is needed for multifarious applications across households, productive uses, and community infrastructure.
vii FOREWORD Public expenditure issues are encountered wherever there is a discussion of government, the public sector, and development. Over the years, the World Bank has
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The author would like to recognize the contribution made by the many colleagues with whom he has had the privilege of working with on World Bank projects.
Higher Education in Latin America The International Dimension HANS DE WIT, ISABEL CRISTINA JARAMILLO, JOCELYNE GACEL-ÁVILA, JANE KNIGHT,EDITORS DIRECTIONS IN DEVELOPMENTDIRECTIONS IN DEVELOPMENT
PUBLIC SECTOR ROLES IN STRENGTHENING CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY: A BASELINE STUDY Prepared for the Corporate Social Responsibility Practice Private Sector Advisory Services Department, The World Bank
SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT PAPERS Conflict Prevention and Reconstruction Paper No. 36 / October 2006 Civil Society, Civic Engagement, and Peacebuilding Thania Paffenholz Christoph Spurk
THE WORLD BANK World Bank–Civil Society Engagement Review of Fiscal Years 2007 to 2009 Civil Society Team The World Bank 1818 H Street, N.W. Mail Stop: MC9-903
world development report A World Bank Group Flagship Report DIGITAL DIVIDENDS OVERVIEW SKU 32984 DIGITAL DIVIDENDS ... United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). The initial findings of the Report were
World Bank and IMF conditionality: a development injustice, Eurodad, June 2006 1 About this report This report examines the conditions that the World Bank and International Monetary
MAY 28, 2014 World Bank | WHO Global Civil Registration and Vital Statistics Scaling up Investment Plan 2015–2024 natural disasters can lead to statelessness.
5 Nigeria 5 Doing Business 201 CHANGES IN DOING BUSINESS 2015 As part of a 2-year update in methodology, Doing Business 2015 incorporates 7 important changes.First, the ease of doing business ranking as well as all topic-
Annual Report 2017 Accelerate economic growth Build human capital Foster resilience End Extreme Poverty • Boost Shared Prosperity In recent years, World Bank operations
the World Bank; (e) new base year of a 2005/2007(the previous edition used the base year 1999/2001); (f) updated estimates of land resources from the new evaluation of the Global Agro-ecological Zones (GAEZ) study of FAO and IIASAEstimates of land under forest and .
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