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Disability gaps in educational attainment and literacy (English)

This note provides an analysis of gaps in educational opportunities for children with disabilities. It also measures the impact at the margin of exclusion related to various typesof disabilities on education outcomes for children. ... See More +

Brief 121762 DEC 01, 2017

Wodon,Quentin T.; Male,Chata Disclosed

The cost of not investing in girls : child marriage, early childbearing, low educational attainment for girls, and their impacts in Uganda (English)

The proportions of girls marrying or having children before the age of 18 have been declining in Uganda according to data from the latest publicly available Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) implemented in 2011. ... See More +

Working Paper 121896 DEC 01, 2017

Wodon,Quentin T.; Yedan,Ali; Savadogo,Aboudrahyme; Onagoruwa,Adenike Opeoluwa; Male,Chata Disclosed

Key findings ahead of the October 2017 high level meeting on ending child marriage in West and Central Africa (French)

This note provides a rapid summary of a first set of eight notes in this series on girls’ education and child marriage in West and Central Africa. ... See More +

Brief 120586 OCT 01, 2017

Wodon,Quentin T.; Male,Chata; Onagoruwa,Adenike Opeoluwa; Yedan,Ali English Disclosed

Key findings ahead of the October 2017 high level meeting on ending child marriage in West and Central Africa (English)

This note provides a rapid summary of a first set of eight notes in this series on girls’ education and child marriage in West and Central Africa. ... See More +

Brief 120586 OCT 01, 2017

Wodon,Quentin T.; Male,Chata; Onagoruwa,Adenike Opeoluwa; Yedan,Ali French Disclosed

Girls’ education and child marriage in West and Central Africa : key findings ahead of the October 2017 high level meeting on ending child marriage in West and Central Africa (French)

This note provides a rapid summary of a first set of eight notes on girls’ education and child marriage in West and Central Africa. The eight notes were prepared ahead of the High level meeting on ending child marriage in West and Central Africa held in Dakar on October 23 to 25, 2017. ... See More +

Brief 122077 OCT 01, 2017

Wodon,Quentin T.; Yedan,Ali; Onagoruwa,Adenike Opeoluwa; Male,Chata Disclosed

Girls’ education and child marriage in West and Central Africa : key findings ahead of the October 2017 high level meeting on ending child marriage in West and Central Africa (English)

This note provides a rapid summary of a first set of eight notes on girls’ education and child marriage in West and Central Africa. The eight notes were prepared ahead of the High level meeting on ending child marriage in West and Central Africa held in Dakar on October 23 to 25, 2017. ... See More +

Brief 122077 OCT 01, 2017

Wodon,Quentin T.; Yedan,Ali; Onagoruwa,Adenike Opeoluwa; Male,Chata Disclosed

Economic impacts of child marriage : global synthesis report (English)

The international community is increasingly aware of the negative impacts of child marriage on a wide range of development outcomes. Ending child marriage is now part of the Sustainable Development Goals. ... See More +

Working Paper 116829 JUN 27, 2017

Wodon,Quentin T.; Male,Chata; Nayihouba,Kolobadia Ada; Onagoruwa,Adenike Opeoluwa; Savadogo,Aboudrahyme; Yedan,Ali; Edmeades, Jeff; Kes, Aslihan; John, Neetu; Murithi, Lydia; Steinhaus, Mara; Petroni, Suzanne Disclosed

Economic impacts of child marriage : global synthesis brief (English)

While the proportion of girls marrying as children is declining globally, this decline is not occurring in all countries or taking place equitably within countries, nor is it happening at a sufficiently fast pace to see an end to the practice in the coming decades. ... See More +

Brief 116832 JUN 27, 2017

Wodon,Quentin T.; Male,Chata; Nayihouba,Kolobadia Ada; Savadogo,Aboudrahyme; Yedan,Ali; Edmeades,Svetlana; Kes,A.; Murithi, L.; Steinhaus, M.; Petroni,S. Disclosed

Egypt - Social sector notes (English)

In response to a request from the Government of Egypt, the World Bank undertook the analysis of selected sectoral issues in education and health. ... See More +

Working Paper 113973 JUN 01, 2016

Demarco,Gustavo C.; Wodon,Quentin T.; Ersado,Lire; Evans,Brooks Fox; Male,Chata; Onagoruwa,Adenike Opeoluwa; Savadogo, Aboudrahyme; Yedan,Ali; Abdel-Hamid,Alaa Mahmoud Hamed; Pande,Aakanksha; Calimoutou,Emelyne; Shalakani, Amr El; Nguyen,Minh Cong; Kazem,Amira Mohamed Ibrahim; Paksima,Shahram Disclosed

Egypt - Social sector notes : selected issues and options for the education sector (English)

This note provides a diagnostic of issues faced by the pre-tertiary education sector in the areas of schooling, learning, education and labor market earnings, and education spending.Acknowledging the Ministry of Education and Technical Education (MOETE) strategy for the sector and the Vision 2030, the note also discusses challenges in six areas: (1) Early childhood education; (2) Teacher policies; (3) Student assessment; (4) TVET/skills development; (5) School autonomy/accountability; and (6) curriculum, ICT, and materials. ... See More +

Working Paper 116418 JUN 01, 2016

Wodon,Quentin T.; Evans,Brooks Fox; Male,Chata; Onagoruwa,Adenike Opeoluwa; Savadogo,Aboudrahyme; Yedan,Ali Disclosed

Basic profile of child marriage in Indonesia (English)

This brief has provided a basic profile of child marriage inIndonesia. The share of women ages 18-22 who marriedas children is 16.2 percent. It has declined substantially over time. ... See More +

Brief 105928 MAR 01, 2016

Male,Chata; Wodon,Quentin T. Disclosed

Basic profile of early childbirth in Guinea (English)

This brief has provided a basic profile of early childbirth in Guinea. Measures of early childbirth are high. The share of women ages 18-22 who had their first child before 18 is 41.0 percent and it has slightly increased over time. ... See More +

Brief 105927 MAR 01, 2016

Male,Chata; Wodon,Quentin T. Disclosed

Basic profile of early childbirth in Ghana (English)

This brief has provided a basic profile of early childbirth in Ghana. The key messages are mentioned : Measures of early childbirth are substantial in Ghana. ... See More +

Brief 105925 MAR 01, 2016

Wodon,Quentin T.; Male,Chata Disclosed

Basic profile of child marriage in the Democratic Republic of Congo (English)

Measures of child marriage are high in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The share of women ages 18-22 who married as children is 35.9 percent, but it has declined over time. ... See More +

Brief 105918 MAR 01, 2016

Male,Chata; Wodon,Quentin T. Disclosed

Basic profile of child marriage in the Dominican Republic (English)

Measures of child marriage are high in the Dominican Republic. The share of women ages 18-22 who married as children is 34.6 percent and it has not decreased substantially over time. ... See More +

Brief 105916 MAR 01, 2016

Male,Chata; Wodon,Quentin T. Disclosed

Basic profile of the child marriage in Guinea (English)

This brief has provided a basic profile of child marriage in Guinea. Measures of child marriage are high. The share of women ages 18-22 who married as children is 51.1 percent, but it has declined over time, but not dramatically so. ... See More +

Brief 105926 MAR 01, 2016

Male,Chata; Wodon,Quentin T. Disclosed

Basic profile of child marriage in the Republic of Congo (English)

Measures of child marriage are high in the Republic of Congo. The share of women ages 18-22 who married as children is 34.0 percent, and it has decreased only slightly over time. ... See More +

Brief 105914 MAR 01, 2016

Male,Chata; Wodon,Quentin T. Disclosed

Basic profile of early childbirth in Zambia (English)

This brief has provided a basic profile of early childbirth in Zambia. Measures of early childbirth are high. The share of women ages 18-22 who had their first child before 18 is29.5 percent, but it has decreased over time. ... See More +

Brief 106424 MAR 01, 2016

Male,Chata; Wodon,Quentin T. Disclosed

Basic profile of early childbirth in Peru (English)

This brief has provided a basic profile of early childbirth in Peru. Measures of early childbirth are high. The share of women ages 18-22 who had their first child before 18 is14.4 percent and it has slightly declined over time. ... See More +

Brief 106418 MAR 01, 2016

Male,Chata; Wodon,Quentin T. Disclosed

Basic profile of early childbirth in Nepal (English)

Measures of early childbirth are high in Nepal. The share of women ages 18-22 who had a child before 18 is 17.4 percent and it has decreased only slightly over time. ... See More +

Brief 106410 MAR 01, 2016

Male,Chata; Wodon,Quentin T. Disclosed

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Disability gaps in educational attainment and literacy (English)
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DEC 01, 2017 121762 Brief
The cost of not investing in girls : child marriage, early childbearing, low educational attainment for girls, and their impacts in Uganda (English)
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DEC 01, 2017 121896 Working Paper
Key findings ahead of the October 2017 high level meeting on ending child marriage in West and Central Africa (French)
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OCT 01, 2017 120586 Brief English
Key findings ahead of the October 2017 high level meeting on ending child marriage in West and Central Africa (English)
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OCT 01, 2017 120586 Brief French
Girls’ education and child marriage in West and Central Africa : key findings ahead of the October 2017 high level meeting on ending child marriage in West and Central Africa (French)
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OCT 01, 2017 122077 Brief
Girls’ education and child marriage in West and Central Africa : key findings ahead of the October 2017 high level meeting on ending child marriage in West and Central Africa (English)
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OCT 01, 2017 122077 Brief
Economic impacts of child marriage : global synthesis report (English)
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JUN 27, 2017 116829 Working Paper
Economic impacts of child marriage : global synthesis brief (English)
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JUN 27, 2017 116832 Brief
Egypt - Social sector notes (English)
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JUN 01, 2016 113973 Working Paper
Egypt - Social sector notes : selected issues and options for the education sector (English)
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JUN 01, 2016 116418 Working Paper
Basic profile of child marriage in Indonesia (English)
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MAR 01, 2016 105928 Brief
Basic profile of early childbirth in Guinea (English)
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MAR 01, 2016 105927 Brief
Basic profile of early childbirth in Ghana (English)
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MAR 01, 2016 105925 Brief
Basic profile of child marriage in the Democratic Republic of Congo (English)
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MAR 01, 2016 105918 Brief
Basic profile of child marriage in the Dominican Republic (English)
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MAR 01, 2016 105916 Brief
Basic profile of the child marriage in Guinea (English)
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MAR 01, 2016 105926 Brief
Basic profile of child marriage in the Republic of Congo (English)
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MAR 01, 2016 105914 Brief
Basic profile of early childbirth in Zambia (English)
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MAR 01, 2016 106424 Brief
Basic profile of early childbirth in Peru (English)
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MAR 01, 2016 106418 Brief
Basic profile of early childbirth in Nepal (English)
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MAR 01, 2016 106410 Brief