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Doing Business 2019 : Training for Reform - Papua New Guinea (English)

Sixteenth in a series of annual reports comparing business regulation in 190 economies, Doing Business 2019 covers 11 areas of business regulation. ... See More +

Working Paper 131788 OCT 31, 2018

Disclosed

Household Allocation and Efficiency of Time in Papua New Guinea (English)

This analytical report provides insights on the gender division of labor in the agricultural sector in PNG. It looks at how gender-differentiated domestic work burdens impact the ability of women to allocate their labor to the cultivation, harvesting, and processing of coffee and cocoa. ... See More +

Working Paper 130527 OCT 04, 2018

Echevin,Damien; Forman,Stephane; Moore,Brenna Fae; Utz,Anuja; Nouve,Kofi; Acharya,Gayatri; Tobalbal Oliver, Alan Disclosed

Papua New Guinea Financial Consumer Protection Diagnostic 2018 (English)

The objective of the diagnostic review of financial consumer protection in PNG was to assess the FCP legal and regulatory framework and industry practices relevant to key parts of the regulated PNG financial sector. ... See More +

Working Paper 131286 OCT 01, 2018

Boeddu,Gian Luciano; Grady,Rosamund Clare Disclosed

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 New Guinea (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

Disaster Risk Finance Country Note : Papua New Guinea (English)

Papua New Guinea (PNG) lies on the Pacific Ring of Fire, where natural hazards frequently occur and the archipelago is exposed to earthquakes, tsunamis, volcanoes, floods, cyclones and landslides. ... See More +

Working Paper 130708 MAR 01, 2018

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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

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

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

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

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

FY17 Papua New Guinea country opinion survey report (English)

The Country Opinion Survey in Papua New Guinea assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Papua New Guinea perceive the WBG. ... See More +

Working Paper 128519 OCT 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

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

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Doing Business 2019 : Training for Reform - Papua New Guinea (English)
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OCT 31, 2018 131788 Working Paper
Household Allocation and Efficiency of Time in Papua New Guinea (English)
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OCT 04, 2018 130527 Working Paper
Papua New Guinea Financial Consumer Protection Diagnostic 2018 (English)
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OCT 01, 2018 131286 Working Paper
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 New Guinea (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
Disaster Risk Finance Country Note : Papua New Guinea (English)
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MAR 01, 2018 130708 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
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
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
Papua New Guinea - Extractive industries transparency initiative (Vol. 3) : Annex 3 (English)
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JAN 01, 2018 126025 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
FY17 Papua New Guinea country opinion survey report (English)
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OCT 01, 2017 128519 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 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
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