Documents & Reports

Search / Browse Documents


  

REFINE BY:

Specific Document Date Range

See More +
See More +
See More +
  • Showing 1 - 20 of 555 results
  • Display results in sets of
  • 10
  • 20
  • 50
Download To Excel [x]
Nature Based Landslide Risk Management Project in Sri Lanka (English)

The Nature based landslide risk management project, implemented by National building Research Organization (NBRO has completed its project activities as per the work plan. ... See More +

Report 139699 JUN 30, 2019

Disclosed

Nature Based Landslide Risk Management Project in Sri Lanka : Final Report (English)

In the recent past landslides have become the most widespread and frequent disaster events in hill country districts of Sri Lanka. Due to such landslide events, considerable extent of impacts in terms of deaths, injuries, socio-economic impacts relating to destructions to property and infrastructure are reported annually. ... See More +

Report 139690 JUN 01, 2019

Disclosed

Nature Based Landslide Risk Management Project in Sri Lanka : Guidance Document on the Use Nature Based Solutions for Landslide Risk Reduction (English)

With landslides becoming increasingly frequent in Sri Lanka, importance of undertaking risk mitigation interventions is growing. In the past Sri Lanka has largely relied on engineering solutions on landslide risk management and the application of nature-based and hybrid (engineering in combination with nature based) approaches for landslide risk management has been limited. ... See More +

Report 139687 MAY 01, 2019

Disclosed

Nature Based Landslide Risk Management Project in Sri Lanka : Landslide Risk Management Plan for Two Pilot Sites (English)

In the recent past, several landslides were reported from many parts of Sri Lanka mainly triggered by heavy rainfall. The data shows a sudden increase in the frequency of occurrences of landslides presumably due to climate change impacts and human interventions such as inappropriate land use planning. ... See More +

Report 139694 MAY 01, 2019

Disclosed

Sri Lanka - Energy Infrastructure Sector Assessment Program : Executive Summary (English)

The World Bank Group (WBG) undertook the Sri Lanka energy infrastructure sector assessment program (Infra SAP) study to assess the future investment needs to develop the energy sector in Sri Lanka. ... See More +

Report AUS0000803 APR 30, 2019

Santley,David John; Karunaratne Sriskanthan,Niluka Nirmalie; Sinha,Chandra Shekhar; Giblett,Mark Alexander; Cheng,Zhuo; Foster,Vivien; Vayrynen,Jari; Kulathunga,Anoma; Dornel,Arnaud D.; Dorabawila,Kamaljith B. Disclosed

Micro-Equity for Microenterprises (English)

Many microenterprises in developing countries have high returns to capital, but also face risky revenue streams. In principle, equity offers several advantages over debt when financing investments of this nature, but the use of equity in practice has been largely limited to investments in much larger firms. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8799 APR 01, 2019

De Mel,Suresh; Mckenzie,David J.; Woodruff,Christopher M. Disclosed

Nature Based Landslide Risk Management Project in Sri Lanka : Plant Manual (English)

This report presents information about a framework that selects plant species for bioengineering applications, such as cost‐effective and ecologically sustainable slope stabilization and landslide risk reduction techniques, with a focus on shallow or near‐surface slope stabilization. ... See More +

Report 139695 APR 01, 2019

Disclosed

Estimating Small Area Population Density Using Survey Data and Satellite Imagery : An Application to Sri Lanka (English)

Country-level census data are typically collected once every 10 years. However, conflict, migration, urbanization, and natural disasters can cause rapid shifts in local population patters. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 135265 MAR 12, 2019

Engstrom,Ryan; Newhouse,David Locke; Soundararajan,Vidhya Disclosed

Estimating Small Area Population Density Using Survey Data and Satellite Imagery : An Application to Sri Lanka (English)

Country-level census data are typically collected once every 10 years. However, conflict, migration, urbanization, and natural disasters can cause rapid shifts in local population patterns. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8776 MAR 12, 2019

Engstrom,Ryan; Newhouse,David Locke; Soundararajan,Vidhya Disclosed

Nature Based Landslide Risk Management Project in Sri Lanka : Knowledge Sharing Workshop and Study Tour (English)

Nature based landslide risk management project is implemented with an objective to raise awareness and deepen the knowledge on the role of nature-based solutions for landslide risk management within the government of Sri Lanka (GoSL). ... See More +

Report 139700 FEB 28, 2019

Disclosed

Sri Lanka Development Update : Demographic Change in Sri Lanka (English)

The year 2018 was a challenging year for Sri Lanka. Growth remained subdued, although there have been signs of a recovery in the first half from the impact of a series of natural calamities in the preceding two years. ... See More +

Working Paper 134581 FEB 01, 2019

Im,Fernando Gabriel; Abeygunawardana,Kishan Weditha Namanayaka Disclosed

Apparel GVC Analysis : Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Turkey (English)

The Competitive Industries and Innovation Program has completed a series of industry-specific global value chain analyses with the ultimate goal to enhance the relevance and quality of public and private investments in priority industries with a view to enhancing productivity and competitiveness, responding directly to demand from client countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 140321 JAN 01, 2019

Disclosed

Tackling Childcare : The Business Case for Employer-supported Childcare in Sri Lanka : Case Study - MAS Holdings : Garments and Apparel (English)

MAS Kreeda is a sportwear manufacturing unit of MAS Holdings (Pvt) Ltd, an IFC client company, and member of both IFC's SheWorks Sri Lanka partnership and IFC's Global Tackling Childcare Partnership. ... See More +

Working Paper 134213 DEC 31, 2018

Disclosed

Tackling Childcare : The Business Case for Employer-supported Childcare in Sri Lanka (English)

Selyn Exporters (Pvt) Ltd engages the traditional Sri Lankan community of hand loom weavers in producing fashion items and accessories, home products, toys and fabrics and was founded in 1991. ... See More +

Working Paper 134214 DEC 31, 2018

Disclosed

Tackling Childcare : The Business Case for Employer-supported Childcare in Sri Lanka : Case Study - LSEG Technology : Financial Technology (English)

Founded in 1996 and headquartered in Colombo, former Millennium IT now rebranded as LSEG Technology, was acquired by the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) in October 2009. ... See More +

Working Paper 134212 DEC 31, 2018

Disclosed

Tackling Childcare : The Business Case for Employer-supported Childcare in Sri Lanka : Case Study - Standard Chartered Bank : Banking and Financial Services (English)

For Standard Chartered Bank (SC), a member of IFC's SheWorks partnership in Sri Lanka, providing childcare support and measures to improve employee work-life balance is part of SC's broader corporate objectives of increasing gender parity in the workplace. ... See More +

Working Paper 134215 DEC 31, 2018

Disclosed

Tackling Childcare : The Business Case for Employer-supported Childcard in Sri Lanka - Executive Summary (English)

This report Tackling Childcare: The Business Case for Employer-supported Childcare in Sri Lanka responds to IFC client and partner demand for country-specific business case evidence on childcare and practical guidance on putting ideas into practice. ... See More +

Working Paper 134218 DEC 21, 2018

Disclosed

Tackling Childcare : The Business Case for Employer-supported Childcare in Sri Lanka : Case Study – Fairway Holdings (Pvt) Ltd - Diversified Business (English)

Founded in 2004, Fairway Holdings (Pvt) Ltd is a market leader in luxury residential and commercial high-rise developments. They extended their business acumen to diverse ventures in Leisure, Aviation, Trading, Pharmaceuticals, Financial Services , Bio Technology and Renewable Energy. ... See More +

Working Paper 134209 DEC 01, 2018

Disclosed

Tackling Childcare : The Business Case for Employer-supported Childcare in Sri Lanka : Case Study – F.J. and G. de Saram - Legal Services (English)

F. J. and G. de Saram , established in 1841 in Colombo, is the oldest and one of the largest law firms in Sri Lanka. It is a full-service law firm providing legal services in all areas of corporate and commercial law to its clientele which includes leading business houses in Sri Lanka and the majority of the transnational corporations engaged in business in Sri Lanka, including Fortune 500 companies and multilateral agencies. ... See More +

Working Paper 134210 DEC 01, 2018

Disclosed

Tackling Childcare : The Business Case for Employer-supported Childcare in Sri Lanka : Case Study – Brandix Lanka – Garments and Apparel (English)

One of the objectives for Brandix is to reduce their hiring and onboarding costs and encourage higher maternity return rates, especially for employees who are responsible for large portfolios and client relations. ... See More +

Working Paper 134208 DEC 01, 2018

Disclosed

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Nature Based Landslide Risk Management Project in Sri Lanka (English)
See More +
JUN 30, 2019 139699 Report
Nature Based Landslide Risk Management Project in Sri Lanka : Final Report (English)
See More +
JUN 01, 2019 139690 Report
Nature Based Landslide Risk Management Project in Sri Lanka : Guidance Document on the Use Nature Based Solutions for Landslide Risk Reduction (English)
See More +
MAY 01, 2019 139687 Report
Nature Based Landslide Risk Management Project in Sri Lanka : Landslide Risk Management Plan for Two Pilot Sites (English)
See More +
MAY 01, 2019 139694 Report
Sri Lanka - Energy Infrastructure Sector Assessment Program : Executive Summary (English)
See More +
APR 30, 2019 AUS0000803 Report
Micro-Equity for Microenterprises (English)
See More +
APR 01, 2019 WPS8799 Policy Research Working Paper
Nature Based Landslide Risk Management Project in Sri Lanka : Plant Manual (English)
See More +
APR 01, 2019 139695 Report
Estimating Small Area Population Density Using Survey Data and Satellite Imagery : An Application to Sri Lanka (English)
See More +
MAR 12, 2019 135265 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Estimating Small Area Population Density Using Survey Data and Satellite Imagery : An Application to Sri Lanka (English)
See More +
MAR 12, 2019 WPS8776 Policy Research Working Paper
Nature Based Landslide Risk Management Project in Sri Lanka : Knowledge Sharing Workshop and Study Tour (English)
See More +
FEB 28, 2019 139700 Report
Sri Lanka Development Update : Demographic Change in Sri Lanka (English)
See More +
FEB 01, 2019 134581 Working Paper
Apparel GVC Analysis : Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Turkey (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2019 140321 Working Paper
Tackling Childcare : The Business Case for Employer-supported Childcare in Sri Lanka : Case Study - MAS Holdings : Garments and Apparel (English)
See More +
DEC 31, 2018 134213 Working Paper
Tackling Childcare : The Business Case for Employer-supported Childcare in Sri Lanka (English)
See More +
DEC 31, 2018 134214 Working Paper
Tackling Childcare : The Business Case for Employer-supported Childcare in Sri Lanka : Case Study - LSEG Technology : Financial Technology (English)
See More +
DEC 31, 2018 134212 Working Paper
Tackling Childcare : The Business Case for Employer-supported Childcare in Sri Lanka : Case Study - Standard Chartered Bank : Banking and Financial Services (English)
See More +
DEC 31, 2018 134215 Working Paper
Tackling Childcare : The Business Case for Employer-supported Childcard in Sri Lanka - Executive Summary (English)
See More +
DEC 21, 2018 134218 Working Paper
Tackling Childcare : The Business Case for Employer-supported Childcare in Sri Lanka : Case Study – Fairway Holdings (Pvt) Ltd - Diversified Business (English)
See More +
DEC 01, 2018 134209 Working Paper
Tackling Childcare : The Business Case for Employer-supported Childcare in Sri Lanka : Case Study – F.J. and G. de Saram - Legal Services (English)
See More +
DEC 01, 2018 134210 Working Paper
Tackling Childcare : The Business Case for Employer-supported Childcare in Sri Lanka : Case Study – Brandix Lanka – Garments and Apparel (English)
See More +
DEC 01, 2018 134208 Working Paper