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Uruguay - Guía para la Gestión de Desempeño de las Empresas Públicas y Definición de Indicadores Clave (KPIs) (Spanish)

Report 139756 MAY 10, 2019

Disclosed

Green Growth : Towards a Strategy for Uruguay (Spanish)

Green growth aims to reconcile economic growth and environmental sustainability, marrying environmental objectives to productivity objectives, job creation, adoption of technology and greater added value. ... See More +

Working Paper AUS0000297 SEP 01, 2018

World Bank English Disclosed

Oriental Republic of Uruguay : Integration into Global Value Chains the Dairy Industry and the ICT Industry (Spanish)

Uruguay has much to gain from further integration with the global marketplace. Increased trade allows economies of scale and increases exposure to technological and knowledge spillovers, resulting in greater productivity. ... See More +

Working Paper AUS17180 SEP 01, 2018

Criscuolo,Alberto; Onugha,Ifeyinwa Uchenna; Varela,Gonzalo J. Disclosed

Cuentas de Capital Natural del Uruguay : Una Aproximación Inicial y Consideraciones para la Institucionalización (Spanish)

El uso y la aplicación de un enfoque que incluya la contabilidad del capital natural en las políticas públicas y las decisiones privadas se han extendido en todo el mundo en los últimos años, particularmente para informar la gestión sostenible de los recursos naturales. ... See More +

Working Paper 129490 JUL 01, 2018

Castaneda Sanchez,Juan Pablo; Castera Errea,Melissa Ivy Disclosed

Instrumentos de Política para Control de la Contaminación del Agua y la Emisión de GEI por Fuentes Difusas Provenientes de la Actividad Agropecuaria (Spanish)

En los últimos años, Uruguay ha evidenciado las consecuencias de la contaminación difusa proveniente de la actividad agropecuaria, lo que ha sido abordado a través de programas voluntarios para promover prácticas productivas más limpias, la regulación generalizada del manejo y uso de suelo, y un plan de acción para la protección del agua en la cuenca del río Santa Lucía. ... See More +

Working Paper 129489 JUN 21, 2018

Piaggio,Matias Jose; Alpizar, F.; Guzman, M.; Ruta,Giovanni Disclosed

Modelaje de calidad de agua y actualización del plan de acción para calidad de agua en la cuenca del río Santa Lucía (Spanish)

La cuenca del río Santa Lucía es uno de los sistemas fluviales más ecológicamente importantes de Uruguay, es la fuente de agua potable para más de la mitad de la población nacional, y es una fuente de agua para riego para la zona de actividad agroindustrial más intensa del país. ... See More +

Working Paper 129488 JUN 21, 2018

Miralles,Fernando Ramon; Trier,Remi Charles Andre Disclosed

Market Opportunities for Green Upgrading and Innovation: Sustainability demand analysis for the beef, soy, dairy and tourism industries (Spanish)

Uruguay's export-led growth model depends heavily on its rich base of natural assets. Although innovative environmental initiatives have been implemented and boosted trade competitiveness, the identification of green market opportunities with higher added value, may benefit economically to Uruguay as well as promote sustainable use of natural resources.In this sense, the report presents an economic analysis of the demand for green segments in international markets focusing on the main export sectors (beef, dairy products, soybeans and tourism). ... See More +

Working Paper 129493 JUN 01, 2018

Criscuolo,Alberto; Cuomo,Francesco English Disclosed

Cambio Tecnológico y Mercado de Trabajo en Argentina y Uruguay. Un Análisis desde el Enfoque de Tareas (Spanish)

El objetivo del presente trabajo es estudiar las tendencias del perfil del empleo en Argentina y Uruguay según la importancia relativa del tipo de tareas realizadas por los trabajadores en sus ocupaciones, a fin de contar con una aproximación del impacto del cambio tecnológico sobre el mercado de trabajo. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 115685 JAN 01, 2017

Apella,Ignacio Raul; Zunino Canepa,Gonzalo Osvaldo Disclosed

Demographic change and economic and social challenges in the 21st century Uruguay : Cambio demográfico y desafíos económicos y sociales en el Uruguay del siglo XXI (Spanish)

Los avances en el proceso de desarrollo de Uruguay en las últimas décadas se reflejan en diversas dimensiones, incluyendo una caída de la mortalidad y reducciones de la fecundidad - que reflejan la creciente capacidad de los uruguayos de decidir sobre el tamaño de sus familias. ... See More +

Working Paper 104788 JAN 01, 2016

Rofman,Rafael P.; Amarante Martinez,Veronica; Apella,Ignacio Raul Disclosed

Uruguay - Trade competitiveness diagnostic (Vol. 2) : Resumen ejecutivo (Spanish)

As a small economy, Uruguay’s growth and poverty reduction prospects are closely related to its performance in international markets. This report analyzes export dynamics in Uruguay over the period 2000-2013, benchmarking them against relevant comparator countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 101540 OCT 01, 2015

Portugal Perez,Luis Alberto; Reyes,Jose Daniel; Varela,Gonzalo J. Disclosed

Uruguay - Notas de politica : desafios y oportunidades 2015-2020 (Spanish)

This paper on Challenges and Opportunities in Uruguay, 2015 to 2020, asserts that Uruguay's new government has a clear vision of Uruguay by 2020. ... See More +

Working Paper 96832 FEB 01, 2015

Disclosed

To a Uruguay more equitable : the challenges of the social protection system : Hacia un Uruguay mas equitativo : los desafios del sistema de proteccion social (Spanish)

This study of a Uruguay that is more equitable states that the system of Uruguay social protection is working efficiently, with elevated fiscal costs but with manageable and appropriate impact. ... See More +

Other Social Protection Study 81235 JAN 01, 2013

Rofman, Rafael; Rodriguez, Federico; Hernandez, Diego; Corbo, Gabriel; Grushka, Carlos; Colafranceschi, Marco; Vigorito, Andrea; Leavy, Maria Jose; Apella, Ignacio; Vezza, Evelyn Disclosed

From Crisis to Opportunity - Supporting an effective economic and social recovery with innovation and flexibility in Uruguay : De la crisis a la oportunidad: Apoyo para la efectiva recuperación social y económica con innovación y flexibilidad en Uruguay (Spanish)

This Results Profile talks about supporting an effective economic and social recovery with innovation and flexibility in Uruguay. By 2005, Uruguay was moving beyond crisis response policies, and a new government had elaborated a program, tackling the rising inequality and important social needs of the population. ... See More +

Brief 97749 APR 07, 2011

English Disclosed

Uruguay - Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) Emergency Recovery Project : Uruguay - Proyecto de Recuperación de Emergencia ante la Fiebre Aftosa (Spanish)

This Results Profile focuses on Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) Emergency Recovery Project in Uruguay. Uruguay's rural areas and overall economy were largely dependent on the livestock sector. ... See More +

Brief 97562 SEP 21, 2010

English, Arabic, French Disclosed

Uruguay - Policy notes : challenges and opportunities 2010-2015 : Uruguay - Notas de politica : desafios y oportunidades 2010-2015 (Spanish)

The policy notes have two objectives: (i) to present the incoming government team with a menu of policy options in areas where the World Bank has local and international experience; and (ii) to provide a framework for the dialogue between the new governments and the World Bank on the new Country Partnership Strategy (CPS). ... See More +

Policy Note 54939 JUN 22, 2010

English Disclosed

Uruguay - Family agriculture development : Uruguay - El desarrollo de la agricultura familiar (Spanish)

The bank has a long relationship with Uruguay's agricultural sector, expanding over a period of more than 60 years in which several projects and various analytical and advisory assistance initiatives have been implemented. ... See More +

Other Agricultural Study 55220 JUN 20, 2010

English Disclosed

Uruguay's intergrated national health system - 2010, five years later : An analysis of progress in the health insurance expansion (Spanish)

In December 2005 a process of reform began in Uruguay with the aim of achieving a fundamental transformation in the Health Sector. The planned reform implies institutional, financial and public health changes. ... See More +

Other Health Study 69743 MAY 01, 2010

English Disclosed

Modernizing public water services in Uruguay : Modernizar servicios de agua en Uruguay (Spanish)

This Result Profile talks about modernizing public water services in Uruguay. Given Uruguay’s public utilities like water, electricity and telecommunications were monopolies in their respective sectors, which has made it difficult to benchmark and provide entry points to improve performance. ... See More +

Brief 95254 MAR 10, 2010

English, Russian, French, Arabic, Chinese Disclosed

Modernizing public water services in Uruguay through a long-term partnership : Asociacion a largo plazo para modernizar servicios de agua en Uruguay (Spanish)

Given Uruguay's comparatively small size (its population is just over 3 million people), it is not surprising that its public utilities - water, electricity, and until recently telecommunications - are monopolies in their respective sectors, making it difficult to benchmark their performances against other entities providing the same service. ... See More +

Brief 91688 MAR 01, 2010

English, Arabic Disclosed

Uruguay - Strengthening participatory monitoring and evaluation of social policy : Nonlending Technical Assistance Project - report on phase two : Uruguay - Fortaleciendo la evaluacion y el monitoreo participativo de la politica social : Proyecto de Asistencia Tecnica No Reembolsable - informe de la fase two (Spanish)

The objectives of the Uruguay Nonlending Technical Assistance Project (UY NLTA) were to: (i) evaluate the impact of providing a safety net program's (PANES's) social emergency programs; (ii) inform a dialogue about the future role of social programs and of MIDES as a lead authority responsible for the coordination and oversight of social policy in Uruguay; and (iii) strengthen Ministry of Social Development's (MIDES's) capacity to assess, monitor, and evaluate social policy in Uruguay, with considerable weight given to participatory approaches to monitoring and evaluation. ... See More +

Other Social Protection Study 45327 SEP 29, 2008

English Disclosed

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Uruguay - Guía para la Gestión de Desempeño de las Empresas Públicas y Definición de Indicadores Clave (KPIs) (Spanish)
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MAY 10, 2019 139756 Report
Green Growth : Towards a Strategy for Uruguay (Spanish)
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SEP 01, 2018 AUS0000297 Working Paper English
Oriental Republic of Uruguay : Integration into Global Value Chains the Dairy Industry and the ICT Industry (Spanish)
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SEP 01, 2018 AUS17180 Working Paper
Cuentas de Capital Natural del Uruguay : Una Aproximación Inicial y Consideraciones para la Institucionalización (Spanish)
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JUL 01, 2018 129490 Working Paper
Instrumentos de Política para Control de la Contaminación del Agua y la Emisión de GEI por Fuentes Difusas Provenientes de la Actividad Agropecuaria (Spanish)
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JUN 21, 2018 129489 Working Paper
Modelaje de calidad de agua y actualización del plan de acción para calidad de agua en la cuenca del río Santa Lucía (Spanish)
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JUN 21, 2018 129488 Working Paper
Market Opportunities for Green Upgrading and Innovation: Sustainability demand analysis for the beef, soy, dairy and tourism industries (Spanish)
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JUN 01, 2018 129493 Working Paper English
Cambio Tecnológico y Mercado de Trabajo en Argentina y Uruguay. Un Análisis desde el Enfoque de Tareas (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2017 115685 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Demographic change and economic and social challenges in the 21st century Uruguay : Cambio demográfico y desafíos económicos y sociales en el Uruguay del siglo XXI (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2016 104788 Working Paper
Uruguay - Trade competitiveness diagnostic (Vol. 2) : Resumen ejecutivo (Spanish)
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OCT 01, 2015 101540 Working Paper
Uruguay - Notas de politica : desafios y oportunidades 2015-2020 (Spanish)
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FEB 01, 2015 96832 Working Paper
To a Uruguay more equitable : the challenges of the social protection system : Hacia un Uruguay mas equitativo : los desafios del sistema de proteccion social (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2013 81235 Other Social Protection Study
From Crisis to Opportunity - Supporting an effective economic and social recovery with innovation and flexibility in Uruguay : De la crisis a la oportunidad: Apoyo para la efectiva recuperación social y económica con innovación y flexibilidad en Uruguay (Spanish)
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APR 07, 2011 97749 Brief English
Uruguay - Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) Emergency Recovery Project : Uruguay - Proyecto de Recuperación de Emergencia ante la Fiebre Aftosa (Spanish)
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SEP 21, 2010 97562 Brief English, Arabic, French
Uruguay - Policy notes : challenges and opportunities 2010-2015 : Uruguay - Notas de politica : desafios y oportunidades 2010-2015 (Spanish)
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JUN 22, 2010 54939 Policy Note English
Uruguay - Family agriculture development : Uruguay - El desarrollo de la agricultura familiar (Spanish)
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JUN 20, 2010 55220 Other Agricultural Study English
Uruguay's intergrated national health system - 2010, five years later : An analysis of progress in the health insurance expansion (Spanish)
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MAY 01, 2010 69743 Other Health Study English
Modernizing public water services in Uruguay : Modernizar servicios de agua en Uruguay (Spanish)
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MAR 10, 2010 95254 Brief English, Russian, French, Arabic, Chinese
Modernizing public water services in Uruguay through a long-term partnership : Asociacion a largo plazo para modernizar servicios de agua en Uruguay (Spanish)
See More +
MAR 01, 2010 91688 Brief English, Arabic
Uruguay - Strengthening participatory monitoring and evaluation of social policy : Nonlending Technical Assistance Project - report on phase two : Uruguay - Fortaleciendo la evaluacion y el monitoreo participativo de la politica social : Proyecto de Asistencia Tecnica No Reembolsable - informe de la fase two (Spanish)
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SEP 29, 2008 45327 Other Social Protection Study English