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Stories of impact : communicating flood risk along Guyana’s coast (English)

After catastrophic flooding in January 2005, the government of Guyana launched the Conservancy Adaptation Project to address flood risks in the country’s coastal areas, disseminating vital technical information and key knowledge on disaster risk measures. ... See More +

Brief 114810 JAN 01, 2017

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Doing business 2017 : equal opportunity for all - Guyana (English)

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

Working Paper 109868 OCT 25, 2016

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Doing business 2016 : measuring regulatory quality and efficiency - Guyana (English)

This economy profile for Doing Business 2016 presents the 11 Doing Business indicators for Guyana. To allow for useful comparison, the profile also provides data for other selected economies (comparator economies) for each indicator. ... See More +

Working Paper 100743 OCT 01, 2015

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Country data report for Guyana, 1996-2014 (English)

This Country Data Report summarizes the data from the Worldwide Governance Indicators (WGI) project for Guyana. The WGI report six aggregate governance indicators for over 200 countries and territories over the period 1996-2014, covering: i) voice and accountability, ii) political stability and absence of violence, terrorism, iii) government effectiveness, iv) regulatory quality, v) rule of law, and vi) control of corruption. ... See More +

Working Paper 105472 SEP 15, 2015

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Doing Business 2015 : going beyond efficiency - Guyana (English)

This economy profile for Doing Business 2015 presents the 11 Doing Business indicators for Guyana. To allow for useful comparison, the profile also provides data for other selected economies (comparator economies) for each indicator. ... See More +

Working Paper 92032 OCT 01, 2014

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Decision-making and investment strategies for managing flood risk in Guyana (English)

This issue focuses on ways to tackle persistent flooding and economic vulnerabilities in the agricultural sector for Guyana. In January 2005 extreme and prolonged rainfall caused widespread flooding in Guyana with flood levels elevated well above safe operating levels, putting the East Demerara Water Conservancy reservoir and dam at risk of overtopping and catastrophic breaching. ... See More +

Brief 89824 JUL 31, 2014

Spanish Disclosed

Decision-making and investment strategies for managing flood risk in Guyana : Estrategias de toma de decisiones e inversion para la gestion del riesgo de inundaciones en Guyana (Spanish)

This issue focuses on ways to tackle persistent flooding and economic vulnerabilities in the agricultural sector for Guyana. In January 2005 extreme and prolonged rainfall caused widespread flooding in Guyana with flood levels elevated well above safe operating levels, putting the East Demerara Water Conservancy reservoir and dam at risk of overtopping and catastrophic breaching. ... See More +

Brief 89824 JUL 01, 2014

English Disclosed

Managing flood risk in Guyana : the Conservancy Adaptation Project (2008-2013) (English)

The East Demerara Water Conservancy (EDWC) and east coast drainage and irrigation systems provide water storage and flood control mechanisms for Guyana's most populous region, including the capital city of Georgetown. ... See More +

Working Paper 86635 DEC 31, 2013

Bovolo, Isabella Disclosed

Doing business 2014 : Guyana - understanding regulations for small and medium-size enterprises (English)

This economy profile presents the Doing Business indicators for Guyana. In a series of annual reports, Doing Business assesses regulations affecting domestic firms in 189 economies and ranks the economies in 10 areas of business regulation, such as starting a business, resolving insolvency and trading across borders. ... See More +

Working Paper 82855 OCT 29, 2013

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Guyana - Macro-fiscal context and health financing factsheet (English)

This report gives 14 indicators that describe a country's macro fiscal environment to identify constraints or opportunities for health systems financing. ... See More +

Brief 80363 JAN 01, 2013

Cortez, Rafael; Pande, Aaka; Eozenou, Patrick; Leive, Adam; Smitz, Marc; Ozcelik, Ece; Fidler, Armin; Klingen, Nicole Disclosed

Doing business 2013 : Guyana - smarter regulations for small and medium-size enterprises : comparing business regulations for domestic firms in 185 economies (English)

This tenth edition of Doing Business sheds light on how easy or difficult it is for a local entrepreneur to open and run a small to medium-size business when complying with relevant regulations. ... See More +

Working Paper 73930 OCT 23, 2012

Disclosed

Health equity and financial protection datasheet : Guyana (English)

The health equity and financial protection datasheets provide a picture of equity and financial protection in the health sectors of low-and middle-income countries. ... See More +

Brief 72079 AUG 01, 2012

Disclosed

Guyana's Hinterland Community Based School Feeding Programme (English)

Guyana’s Hinterland Community-Based School Feeding Program (SFP) began in 2007 with the objective of building more community participation in schools and improving children’s human development outcomes, such as student enrollment and attendance, nutritional status and learning outcomes. ... See More +

Working Paper 89276 JUL 13, 2012

Ismail, Suraiya; Borja-Vega,Christian; Demas,Angela; Jarvis, Edward Disclosed

PPIAF assistance in Guyana (English)

In the early 2000's, Guyana's economy had stagnated, exacerbated by a difficult security situation with a surge in crime and political tensions between the two major political parties. ... See More +

Brief 75627 MAY 01, 2012

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Doing business in a more transparent world 2012 - economic profile : Guyana - comparing regulation for domestic firms in 183 economies (English)

Doing business sheds light on how easy or difficult it is for a local entrepreneur to open and run a small to medium-size business when complying with relevant regulations. ... See More +

Working Paper 65311 JAN 01, 2012

Disclosed

SABER teachers country report : Guyana 2012 (English)

A new tool, SABER-teachers, aims to help fill this gap by collecting, analyzing, synthesizing, and disseminating comprehensive information on teacher policies in primary and secondary education systems around the world. ... See More +

Working Paper 105638 JAN 01, 2012

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SABER teacher country report : Guyana 2012 (English)

In 2012, Guyana joined the Russia Education Aid for Development (READ) trust fund program, the goal of which is to help countries improve their capacity to design, carry out, analyze, and use assessments for improved student learning. ... See More +

Working Paper 77915 JAN 01, 2012

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Trust funds country report FY09 - FY11 Q1 Guyana (English)

The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD)/International Development Association (IDA) trust funds country report FY2009-FY2011 Q1 for Guyana includes: disbursements, approvals, and pending requests. ... See More +

Annual Report 60308 JAN 01, 2011

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Status of Projects in Execution (SOPE) - FY10 : Latin America and the Caribbean region - Guyana (English)

The Status of Projects in Execution (SOPE) Report for FY10 provides information on all International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD), International Development Association (IDA), and trust funded projects that were active as of June 30, 2010. ... See More +

Annual Report 57232 OCT 03, 2010

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Doing business 2011 : Guyana - making a difference for entrepreneurs : comparing business regulation in 183 economies (English)

Doing Business 2011: making a difference for entrepreneurs is the eighth in a series of annual reports investigating regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it. ... See More +

Annual Report 58741 JAN 01, 2010

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Stories of impact : communicating flood risk along Guyana’s coast (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 114810 Brief
Doing business 2017 : equal opportunity for all - Guyana (English)
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OCT 25, 2016 109868 Working Paper
Doing business 2016 : measuring regulatory quality and efficiency - Guyana (English)
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OCT 01, 2015 100743 Working Paper
Country data report for Guyana, 1996-2014 (English)
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SEP 15, 2015 105472 Working Paper
Doing Business 2015 : going beyond efficiency - Guyana (English)
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OCT 01, 2014 92032 Working Paper
Decision-making and investment strategies for managing flood risk in Guyana (English)
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JUL 31, 2014 89824 Brief Spanish
Decision-making and investment strategies for managing flood risk in Guyana : Estrategias de toma de decisiones e inversion para la gestion del riesgo de inundaciones en Guyana (Spanish)
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JUL 01, 2014 89824 Brief English
Managing flood risk in Guyana : the Conservancy Adaptation Project (2008-2013) (English)
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DEC 31, 2013 86635 Working Paper
Doing business 2014 : Guyana - understanding regulations for small and medium-size enterprises (English)
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OCT 29, 2013 82855 Working Paper
Guyana - Macro-fiscal context and health financing factsheet (English)
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JAN 01, 2013 80363 Brief
Doing business 2013 : Guyana - smarter regulations for small and medium-size enterprises : comparing business regulations for domestic firms in 185 economies (English)
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OCT 23, 2012 73930 Working Paper
Health equity and financial protection datasheet : Guyana (English)
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AUG 01, 2012 72079 Brief
Guyana's Hinterland Community Based School Feeding Programme (English)
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JUL 13, 2012 89276 Working Paper
PPIAF assistance in Guyana (English)
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MAY 01, 2012 75627 Brief
Doing business in a more transparent world 2012 - economic profile : Guyana - comparing regulation for domestic firms in 183 economies (English)
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JAN 01, 2012 65311 Working Paper
SABER teachers country report : Guyana 2012 (English)
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JAN 01, 2012 105638 Working Paper
SABER teacher country report : Guyana 2012 (English)
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JAN 01, 2012 77915 Working Paper
Trust funds country report FY09 - FY11 Q1 Guyana (English)
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JAN 01, 2011 60308 Annual Report
Status of Projects in Execution (SOPE) - FY10 : Latin America and the Caribbean region - Guyana (English)
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OCT 03, 2010 57232 Annual Report
Doing business 2011 : Guyana - making a difference for entrepreneurs : comparing business regulation in 183 economies (English)
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JAN 01, 2010 58741 Annual Report