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Papua New Guinea - Health financing system assessment (English)

The health sector of Papua New Guinea (PNG) has seen significant positive developments in recent years. These include investments in critical infrastructure (especially medical stores, training facilities, and hospitals), the establishment of key policies, the steady rollout of the Provincial Health Authority (PHA) model, and a reduction in the incidence of malaria. ... See More +

Working Paper 127070 JUN 11, 2018

Janes,Laurin; Hou,Xiaohui Disclosed

Exploring factors driving the performance of rural health care in Papua NewGuinea (English)

Policy Note 127122 JUN 06, 2018

Disclosed

A randomized evaluation of a low-cost and highly scripted teaching method to improve basic early grade reading skills in Papua New Guinea (English)

Early grade literacy skills are crucial for children's future education and ultimately their contribution to human capital formation and economic development. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8427 MAY 03, 2018

Macdonald,Kevin Alan David; Vu,Binh Thanh Disclosed

Papua New Guinea - Extractive industries transparency initiative (Vol. 3) : Annex 3 (English)

Papua New Guinea’s Extractive Industries (PNGEITI) have the potential to transform the lives of millions of citizens. Despite their enormous contribution to the national economy they remain a source of social and environmental disruption. ... See More +

Working Paper 126025 JAN 01, 2018

Disclosed

Strengthening the participation and engagement of civil society organizations in the extractive industries transparency initiative (EITI) in PNG (Vol. 2) : Annex (English)

In 2015, the publish what you pay (PWYP) secretariat submitted a proposal to the World Bank to fund a project of capacity building for civil society actors in Papua New Guinea (PNG). ... See More +

Brief 126019 JAN 01, 2018

Barry,Mamadou Disclosed

Papua New Guinea - Extractive industries transparency initiative : A report on the outcomes of subnational capacity building workshops held in Lae, Kavieng, and Wewak (English)

Papua New Guinea’s Extractive Industries (PNGEITI) have the potential to transform the lives of millions of citizens. Despite their enormous contribution to the national economy they remain a source of social and environmental disruption. ... See More +

Working Paper 126025 JAN 01, 2018

Namorong,Martyn Disclosed

Service delivery by health facilities in Papua New Guinea : report based on a countrywide health facility survey (English)

Papua New Guinea (PNG) has seen some improvements in health indicators over the past 25 years, but the pace of improvements is not as robust as expected. ... See More +

Working Paper AUS0000113 JAN 01, 2018

Hou,Xiaohui; Khan,M. Mahmud; Pulford,Justin; Saweri,Olga; Demir,Ibrahim; Haider,Rifat; Ahmed,Shakil Disclosed

Doing Business 2018 : reforming to create jobs - Papua New Guinea (English)

Doing Business 2018 is the 15th in a series of annual reports investigating the regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it. ... See More +

Working Paper 121081 NOV 01, 2017

Disclosed

Strengthening the participation and engagement of civil society organizations in the extractive industries transparency initiative (EITI) in PNG (English)

In 2015, the publish what you pay (PWYP) secretariat submitted a proposal to the World Bank to fund a project of capacity building for civil society actors in Papua New Guinea (PNG). ... See More +

Brief 126019 NOV 01, 2017

Disclosed

Can public works programs reduce youth crime ? evidence from Papua New Guinea's urban youth employment project (English)

Crime rates in Papua New Guinea's capital city of Port Moresby are among the highest in the world. Few youth work, and good jobs are scarce. In 2013, the National Capital District Commission partnered with the World Bank to implement the Urban Youth Employment Project. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8032 APR 18, 2017

Ivaschenko,Oleksiy; Naidoo,Darian; Newhouse,David Locke; Sultan,Sonya M. Disclosed

Can public works programs reduce youth crime? : evidence from Papua New Guinea’s Urban Youth Employment Project (English)

Crime rates in Papua New Guinea’s capital city of Port Moresby are among the highest in the world. Few youth work, and good jobs are scarce. In 2013, the national capital district commission partnered with the World Bank to implement the Urban Youth Employment Project. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 125692 APR 01, 2017

Ivaschenko,Oleksiy; Naidoo,Darian; Newhouse,David Locke; Sultan,Sonya M. Disclosed

There is security from this place : promoting the safety and economic vitality of port Moresby’s local markets - lessons for market renovators (English)

This Policy Note presents an analysis of and recommendations on the ongoing renovations of neighborhood markets in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea (PNG). ... See More +

Policy Note 113907 MAR 01, 2017

Craig,David; Porter,Douglas John Disclosed

Health financing system assessment : Papua New Guinea (English)

The health sector of Papua New Guinea (PNG) has seen significant positive developments in recent years. Key indicators of health access and quality have, however, barely improved or have even declined (for example, maternal and child health) from 2006 to 2015. ... See More +

Working Paper 122589 JAN 01, 2017

Janes,Laurin; Hou,Xiaohui; Barker,Katie; Sharma,Pranita; Brown,Sophie Victoria Turner Disclosed

Case study : addressing gender-based violence with companies in Papua New Guinea (English)

In Papua New Guinea, gender-based violence (GBV) is widespread, with 94 percent of employers saying their staff has likely experi¬enced GBV. This violence affects women at home and at work. ... See More +

Working Paper 121540 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Case study : NCS drives women's leadership in Papua New Guinea (English)

There are few places in the world with greater need, and opportunity, to promote gender-smart solutions for business than Papua New Guinea. Women participate in the formal sector at less than half the rate of me ... See More +

Working Paper 121541 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Building a mobile money distribution network in Papua New Guinea (English)

Mobile phones are proving to be a powerful tool for the delivery of basic financial services to lower income households throughout the world. Papua New Guinea (PNG) presents interesting challenges and opportunities for a mobile money system. ... See More +

Working Paper 117453 JAN 01, 2017

Bruett,Tillman Andrew; Firpo,Janine Disclosed

Service delivery by health facilities in Papua New Guinea : report based on a countrywide health facility survey (English)

Papua New Guinea (PNG) has seen some improvements in health indicators over the past 25 years, but the pace of improvements is not as robust as expected. ... See More +

Working Paper AUS0000113 JAN 01, 2017

Hou,Xiaohui; Ahmed,Shakil; Demir,Ibrahim; Haider,Rifat; Khan,M. Mahmud; Pulford,Justin; Saweri,Olga Disclosed

Doing business 2017 : equal opportunity for all - Papua New Guinea (English)

This economy profile presents the Doing Business indicators for Papua New Guinea. To allow useful comparison, it also provides data for other selected economies (comparator economies) for each indicator. ... See More +

Working Paper 109930 OCT 25, 2016

Disclosed

Emergency tuberculosis Project in Papua New Guinea : code of environmental practice (English)

The Government of Papua New Guinea (GoPNG) and the World Bank are in the process of preparing support for responding to increased tuberculosis rates through a Credit in the estimated amount of 15 million US dollars. ... See More +

Working Paper 109427 OCT 13, 2016

Disclosed

Financial inclusion and financial capability in Morobe and Madang Provinces, Papua New Guinea (English)

This first national survey of financial capacity among Papua New Guinea (PNG) population presents the initial findings that are of particular relevance to the country’s policy makers, educators and researchers. ... See More +

Working Paper 105185 MAR 16, 2016

Wei Zhang Disclosed

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Papua New Guinea - Health financing system assessment (English)
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JUN 11, 2018 127070 Working Paper
Exploring factors driving the performance of rural health care in Papua NewGuinea (English)
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JUN 06, 2018 127122 Policy Note
A randomized evaluation of a low-cost and highly scripted teaching method to improve basic early grade reading skills in Papua New Guinea (English)
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MAY 03, 2018 WPS8427 Policy Research Working Paper
Papua New Guinea - Extractive industries transparency initiative (Vol. 3) : Annex 3 (English)
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JAN 01, 2018 126025 Working Paper
Strengthening the participation and engagement of civil society organizations in the extractive industries transparency initiative (EITI) in PNG (Vol. 2) : Annex (English)
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JAN 01, 2018 126019 Brief
Papua New Guinea - Extractive industries transparency initiative : A report on the outcomes of subnational capacity building workshops held in Lae, Kavieng, and Wewak (English)
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JAN 01, 2018 126025 Working Paper
Service delivery by health facilities in Papua New Guinea : report based on a countrywide health facility survey (English)
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JAN 01, 2018 AUS0000113 Working Paper
Doing Business 2018 : reforming to create jobs - Papua New Guinea (English)
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NOV 01, 2017 121081 Working Paper
Strengthening the participation and engagement of civil society organizations in the extractive industries transparency initiative (EITI) in PNG (English)
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NOV 01, 2017 126019 Brief
Can public works programs reduce youth crime ? evidence from Papua New Guinea's urban youth employment project (English)
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APR 18, 2017 WPS8032 Policy Research Working Paper
Can public works programs reduce youth crime? : evidence from Papua New Guinea’s Urban Youth Employment Project (English)
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APR 01, 2017 125692 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
There is security from this place : promoting the safety and economic vitality of port Moresby’s local markets - lessons for market renovators (English)
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MAR 01, 2017 113907 Policy Note
Health financing system assessment : Papua New Guinea (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 122589 Working Paper
Case study : addressing gender-based violence with companies in Papua New Guinea (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 121540 Working Paper
Case study : NCS drives women's leadership in Papua New Guinea (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 121541 Working Paper
Building a mobile money distribution network in Papua New Guinea (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 117453 Working Paper
Service delivery by health facilities in Papua New Guinea : report based on a countrywide health facility survey (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 AUS0000113 Working Paper
Doing business 2017 : equal opportunity for all - Papua New Guinea (English)
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OCT 25, 2016 109930 Working Paper
Emergency tuberculosis Project in Papua New Guinea : code of environmental practice (English)
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OCT 13, 2016 109427 Working Paper
Financial inclusion and financial capability in Morobe and Madang Provinces, Papua New Guinea (English)
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MAR 16, 2016 105185 Working Paper