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The Gambia - Joint Bank-Fund Debt Sustainability Analysis : 2018 Update (English)

An updated debt sustainability analysis (DSA) indicates that The Gambia is currently in external debt distress and that public debt is unsustainable. ... See More +

Working Paper 130852 OCT 01, 2018

Disclosed

The Gambia - Social safety nets diagnostic (English)

Almost half the population remain poor, but the proportion has increased in rural areas and decreased in urban areas. Poverty stands at 48.6 percent nationally and almost 70 percent in rural areas; 21.3 percent are extreme poor, rising to 32.2 percent in rural areas5. ... See More +

Working Paper AUS0000071 JUN 09, 2018

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The role of social ties in factor allocation (English)

This paper investigates whether social structure helps or hinders factor allocation using unusually rich data from The Gambia. Evidence indicates that land available for cultivation is allocated unequally across households; and that factor transfers are more common between neighbors, co-ethnics, and kinship related households. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8343 FEB 20, 2018

Beck,Ulrik; Bjerge,Benedikte Alkjaersig; Fafchamps,Marcel Disclosed

FY 18 Gambia Country Portfolio Performance Review (CPPR) Report (English)

As part of the World Bank’s effort to ensure good performances of the active projects in portfolio, World Bank staffs carry out a review of the whole portfolio every year. ... See More +

Working Paper 124601 NOV 20, 2017

Disclosed

Doing Business 2018 : reforming to create jobs - Gambia, The (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 120913 NOV 01, 2017

Disclosed

Gambia, The - Education sector public expenditure review - an efficiency, effectiveness, equity, adequacy, and sustainability analysis (English)

The structure of this report is organized into 10 sections. Following the Introduction, section two discusses the country context in terms of demographic trends and potential dividends and the fiscal space in relation to the increasing social sector demand. ... See More +

Working Paper ACS23503 OCT 31, 2017

Savrimootoo,Tanya June; Miningou, Elisé; Zacchia,Paolo B.; De Kleine Feige,Annette I.; Grimsland,Alison Marie; Kouame,Cristelle Alexandra Ahunvin; Awittor,Evelyn; Materu,Peter Nicolas; Bentaouet Kattan,Raja; Mungai,Rose; Bou Habib,Chadi; Feda,Kebede; Cord,Louise J.; Mulatu,Meskerem; Abu-Ghaida,Dina N.; Tomita,Ryoko; Halabi,Samira Disclosed

Gambia, The - Fragility risk and resilience assessment (English)

This analysis explores the causes of state fragility in The Gambia and identifies priority policy actions to bolster macroeconomic stability and reinforce the resilience of public institutions. ... See More +

Working Paper 117432 JUN 09, 2017

Kemayou, Emile; Tall,Hadja; Geli,Patricia; De Tommaso,Giulio; Lothrop,Sean Craig Disclosed

Financial constraints and girls' secondary education: evidence from school fee elimination in the Gambia (English)

This study analyzes the impact of large-scale fee elimination for secondary school girls in The Gambia on the quantity, composition, and achievement of students. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7908 DEC 06, 2016

Blimpo,Moussa Pouguinimpo; Gajigo,Ousman; Pugatch,Todd Disclosed

Doing business 2017 : equal opportunity for all - Gambia,The (English)

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

Working Paper 109832 OCT 25, 2016

Disclosed

Improving education performance in Math and Science in the Gambia : an overview of the progressive science initiative and progressive math initiative (PSI-PMI) and its implementation in the Gambia (English)

The low quality of education in SSA countries is well-documented, including the poor performance on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)-related subjects in school leaving examinations. ... See More +

Working Paper 109410 JAN 01, 2016

Tomita,Ryoko; Savrimootoo,Tanya June French Disclosed

Improving education performance in Math and Science in the Gambia : an overview of the progressive science initiative and progressive math initiative (PSI-PMI) and its implementation in the Gambia : Améliorer la performance de l'enseignement des Mathématiques et des Sciences en Gambie : un aperçu du program progressive science initiative and progressive math initiative et de sa mise en oeuvre en Gambie (French)

The low quality of education in SSA countries is well-documented, including the poor performance on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)-related subjects in school leaving examinations. ... See More +

Working Paper 109410 JAN 01, 2016

Tomita,Ryoko; Savrimootoo,Tanya June English Disclosed

Impact evaluation baseline report : fertility and family planning (English)

The government of The Gambia is implementing the Maternal and Child Nutrition and Health Results Project (MCNHRP) to increase the use of community nutrition and primary maternal and child health services. ... See More +

Brief 101503 DEC 01, 2015

Ferguson, Laura; Hasan,Rifat Afifa; Nicholson, Alexandra Disclosed

The Gambia - Impact evaluation baseline report : child health and nutrition (English)

The government of The Gambia is implementing the maternal and child nutrition and health results project (MCNHRP) to increase the use of community nutrition and primary maternal and child health services. ... See More +

Brief 101504 DEC 01, 2015

Ferguson, Laura; Hasan,Rifat Afifa; Paranandi, Sneha Disclosed

Impact evaluation baseline report : maternal health and nutrition (English)

The government of The Gambia is implementing the Maternal and Child Nutrition and Health Results Project (MCNHRP) to increase the use of community nutrition and primary maternal and child health services. ... See More +

Brief 101502 DEC 01, 2015

Ferguson, Laura; Hasan,Rifat Afifa; Thomas,Hannah Elizabeth Disclosed

The Gambia - Impact evaluation baseline report : health system (English)

The government of The Gambia is implementing the maternal and child nutrition and health results project (MCNHRP) to increase the use of community nutrition and primary maternal and child health services. ... See More +

Brief 101505 DEC 01, 2015

Ferguson, Laura; Hasan,Rifat Afifa; Boudreaux,Chantelle Disclosed

Doing business 2016 : measuring regulatory quality and efficiency - Gambia, The (English)

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

Working Paper 100738 OCT 01, 2015

Disclosed

Doing business 2016 : measuring regulatory quality and efficiency - Gambia, The (English)

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

Working Paper 100738 OCT 01, 2015

Disclosed

Gambia, The - Policies to foster growth (Vol. 2) : Macroeconomy, finance, trade and energy (English)

The structure of The Gambian economy has seen little change over the past twenty years. Agriculture has averaged about one-fourth of gross domestic product (GDP) and the services sector has averaged nearly two thirds of GDP (60 percent) from 1994 through 2013. ... See More +

Working Paper 98360 MAY 19, 2015

Bakker,Martine Hendrica Elize; Casal,Julian; De Nicola,Francesca; Gomez,Gabriel L. S.; Ibrahima Wane,Fatouma Toure; De Kleine Feige,Annette I.; Ba,Ma Soukha; Marchat,Jean Michel Noel Disclosed

Parental human capital and effective school management : evidence from The Gambia (English)

Education systems in developing countries are often centrally managed in a top-down structure. In environments where schools have different needs and where localized information plays an important role, empowerment of the local community may be attractive, but low levels of human capital at the local level may offset gains from local information. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7238 APR 13, 2015

Blimpo,Moussa Pouguinimpo; Evans,David; Lahire,Nathalie Disclosed

FY15 country opinion survey report for The Gambia (English)

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

Working Paper 108311 APR 01, 2015

Felzer,Sharon; Markova,Svetlana; Guo,Jing; Cameron,Jessica A.; Woods,Calita; Mendoza,Dania; Lal,Sumir Disclosed

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The Gambia - Joint Bank-Fund Debt Sustainability Analysis : 2018 Update (English)
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OCT 01, 2018 130852 Working Paper
The Gambia - Social safety nets diagnostic (English)
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JUN 09, 2018 AUS0000071 Working Paper
The role of social ties in factor allocation (English)
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FEB 20, 2018 WPS8343 Policy Research Working Paper
FY 18 Gambia Country Portfolio Performance Review (CPPR) Report (English)
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NOV 20, 2017 124601 Working Paper
Doing Business 2018 : reforming to create jobs - Gambia, The (English)
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NOV 01, 2017 120913 Working Paper
Gambia, The - Education sector public expenditure review - an efficiency, effectiveness, equity, adequacy, and sustainability analysis (English)
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OCT 31, 2017 ACS23503 Working Paper
Gambia, The - Fragility risk and resilience assessment (English)
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JUN 09, 2017 117432 Working Paper
Financial constraints and girls' secondary education: evidence from school fee elimination in the Gambia (English)
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DEC 06, 2016 WPS7908 Policy Research Working Paper
Doing business 2017 : equal opportunity for all - Gambia,The (English)
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OCT 25, 2016 109832 Working Paper
Improving education performance in Math and Science in the Gambia : an overview of the progressive science initiative and progressive math initiative (PSI-PMI) and its implementation in the Gambia (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 109410 Working Paper French
Improving education performance in Math and Science in the Gambia : an overview of the progressive science initiative and progressive math initiative (PSI-PMI) and its implementation in the Gambia : Améliorer la performance de l'enseignement des Mathématiques et des Sciences en Gambie : un aperçu du program progressive science initiative and progressive math initiative et de sa mise en oeuvre en Gambie (French)
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JAN 01, 2016 109410 Working Paper English
Impact evaluation baseline report : fertility and family planning (English)
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DEC 01, 2015 101503 Brief
The Gambia - Impact evaluation baseline report : child health and nutrition (English)
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DEC 01, 2015 101504 Brief
Impact evaluation baseline report : maternal health and nutrition (English)
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DEC 01, 2015 101502 Brief
The Gambia - Impact evaluation baseline report : health system (English)
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DEC 01, 2015 101505 Brief
Doing business 2016 : measuring regulatory quality and efficiency - Gambia, The (English)
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OCT 01, 2015 100738 Working Paper
Doing business 2016 : measuring regulatory quality and efficiency - Gambia, The (English)
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OCT 01, 2015 100738 Working Paper
Gambia, The - Policies to foster growth (Vol. 2) : Macroeconomy, finance, trade and energy (English)
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MAY 19, 2015 98360 Working Paper
Parental human capital and effective school management : evidence from The Gambia (English)
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APR 13, 2015 WPS7238 Policy Research Working Paper
FY15 country opinion survey report for The Gambia (English)
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APR 01, 2015 108311 Working Paper