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Global public policies and programs - implications for financing and evaluation (English)

These are the proceedings from a World Bank workshop on global public policies, and programs, assembled from transcripts, and accompanying papers. ... See More +

Publication 22356 JUN 30, 2001

Gerrard, Christopher D.; Ferroni, Marco; Mody, Ashoka [editors]; Picciotto, Robert; Piercy, Jan; Malik, Khalid; Cooper, Richard N.; Kaul, Inge; Kanbur, Ravi; Reinincke, Wolfgang; Serageldin, Ismail; Newcombe, Ken; Barrett, Scott; Briscoe, John; Kremer, Michael; Jamison, Dean; Reifschneider, Francisco J.B.; Watal, Jayashree; Shands, Henry; Correa, Carlos; Goldstein, Morris; Eichengreen, Barry; Fisher,Matthew; Sandler, Todd; van Kesteren, Karel; Scriven, Michael; Leeuw, Frans; Ingram, Greg

Historic cities and sacred sites : cultural roots for urban futures (English)

This report investigates the tolls that overpopulation and poverty often take on historic cities and sacred sites. More importantly, it demonstrates that taking care of humanity's cultural heritage can regenerate the self-esteem and self-identities of disempowered peoples and revive moribund economies. ... See More +

Publication 21711 DEC 31, 2000

Serageldin, Ismail; Shluger, Ephim; Martin-Brown, Joan [editors]

Themes for the third millennium : the challenge for rural sociology in an urbanizing world (English)

This book grew out of the keynote address delivered to the 1996 ninth World Congress of Rural Sociology, organized by the International Rural Sociology Association in Bucharest, Romania, July 22, 1996. ... See More +

Publication 22376 APR 30, 2000

Serageldin, Ismail

Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) news (English)

At the dawn of a new millennium, by Ismail Serageldin. IRRI (International Rice Research Institute) celebrates 40 years of discovery. TAC (Technical Advisory Committee) charts course for system change. ... See More +

Newsletter 23561 MAR 31, 2000

Serageldin, Ismail

Promethean science : agricultural biotechnology, the environment, and the poor (English)

Prometheus, according to Greek mythology, was a Titan, responsible for introducing fire to humans, a remarkable innovation at the time, but having benefits and risks, depending on its use. ... See More +

Publication 21140 JAN 31, 2000

Serageldin, Ismail; Persley, G. J.

Social capital : a multifaceted perspective (English)

Social capital has quickly entered the common vernacular of our discussions about the connectedness of citizens to their community. It remains, however, a concept that is not easily defined. ... See More +

Publication 19792 SEP 30, 1999

Dasgupta, Partha [editor]; Serageldin, Ismail [editor] Chinese

Social capital : a multifaceted perspective (Chinese)

Social capital has quickly entered the common vernacular of our discussions about the connectedness of citizens to their community. It remains, however, a concept that is not easily defined. ... See More +

Publication 19792 SEP 30, 1999

Dasgupta, Partha [editor]; Serageldin, Ismail [editor] English

Very special places : the architecture and economics of intervening in historic cities (English)

The protection of cultural heritage is an essential part of protecting a sense of identity. It underlines the present as a link from a well-defined past to a future. ... See More +

Working Paper 19252 MAY 31, 1999

Serageldin, Ismail

Culture in sustainable development : investing in cultural and natural endowments (English)

This is the proceedings of the Conference on Culture in Sustainable Development: Investing in Cultural and Natural Endowments held at Washington DC on September 28-29, 1998, sponsored by the Bank and the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). ... See More +

Publication 19156 APR 30, 1999

Serageldin, Ismail; Martin-Brown, Joan [editors]

Biotechnology and biosafety (English)

This forum is associated with the Fifth Annual World Bank Conference on Environmentally and Socially Sustainable Development, held at the Bank, October 9-10, 1997. ... See More +

Publication 19019 FEB 28, 1999

Serageldin, Ismail; Collins, Wanda [editors]

Partnerships for global ecosystem management : science, economics, and law (English)

The theme for the 1997 conference was the scientific, legal, and economic requirements of global ecosystem management. Although international agreements are but one element of addressing global environment issues--such as the loss of biodiversity, climate change, desertification, ozone depletion, and water degradation--they play a crucial role. ... See More +

Publication 18582 NOV 30, 1998

Serageldin, Ismail; Martin-Brown, Joan [editors]

Cultural heritage : an urban age special issue (English)

Rome celebrates millennium, by Christian Jubilee. US-Mexico identities: culture at the border. Asia pacific discussion: heritage network on-line. ... See More +

Newsletter 19256 SEP 30, 1998

Bergen, Margaret [editor]; Juiblee, Christian; Landry, Charles; Serageldin, Ismail; Ebbe, Katrinka; Eirinberg, Keith W.; Afshar, Mahasti; Crosby, ToddVincent; Hale, Jonathan; Nasution, Khoo Salma

Ethics and values : a global perspective - proceedings of an associated event of the Fifth Annual World Bank Conference on Environmentally and Socially Sustainable Development (English)

This report is the proceedings of the Fifth Annual World Bank Conference on Environmentally and Socially Sustainable Development, entitled "Partnerships for Global Ecosystem Management: Science, Economics, and Law." ... See More +

Publication 18450 SEP 30, 1998

Serageldin, Ismail; Martin-Brown, Joan[editors]

Culture and development at the millennium : the challenge and the response (English)

At the threshold of the third millennium, the world is in the throes of unprecedented globalization. Many individuals, especially in the developing countries, feel themselves increasingly powerless against the vast forces of global change. ... See More +

Working Paper 44632 SEP 01, 1998

Serageldin, Ismail;

Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) news (English)

The Indonesian crisis and its impact on the forestry sector, by Jeffrey A. Sayer. Message from the chairman, by Ismail Serageldin. Dr. Nelson receives MacArthur's Genius Award. ... See More +

Newsletter 23550 AUG 31, 1998

Sayer, Jeffrey A.; Serageldin, Ismail; Reeves, Timothy G.

Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) news (English)

The CGIAR nurtures an evaluation culture. China-CGIAR Forum ushers in closer partnership. Message from the Chairman: the CGIAR calls for moratorium, by Ismail Serageldin. ... See More +

Newsletter 23548 MAR 31, 1998

Serageldin, Ismail

Rural well-being : from vision to action (English)

The Fourth Annual World Bank Conference on Environmentally Sustainable Development was convened in September 1996, with the aim to pursue four key goals: 1) poverty reduction; 2) widely shared growth; 3) household, national, and global food security; and 4) sustainable natural resource management. ... See More +

Publication 17149 OCT 31, 1997

Serageldin, Ismail; Steeds, David [editors]

Organizing knowledge for environmentally and socially sustainable development (English)

This report is the proceedings of a concurrent meeting of the Fifth Annual World Bank Conference on Environmentally and Socially Sustainable Development, entitled "Partnerships for Global Ecosystem Management: Science, Economics and Law." ... See More +

Publication 20403 OCT 10, 1997

Serageldin, Ismail; Husain, Tariq; Martin-Brown, Joan; Ospina, Gustavo Lopez; Damlamian, Jeanne [editors]

The urban age - the cultural heritage of cities (English)

Solving the Rubik's Cube: cultural heritage in cities of the developing world. Forward to the past:cultural heritage a trigger for renewal. The politics of heritage: the culture war in urban India. ... See More +

Newsletter 17514 SEP 30, 1997

Serageldin, Ismail; Landry, Charles; Chatterjee, Patralekha; Erbach, Jerry; Eirinberg, Keith W.; Corzo, Miguel Angel; Bergen, Margaret; Goethert, Reinhard; Balzar, John; Netzer, Dick; Ashworth, G. J.; Hankey, Donald; Biswas, Kalyan; Dickey, Lisa; Padula, Giovanni; Badshah, Akhtar; Subir, Josep

Social assessments for better development : case studies in Russia and Central Asia (English)

This volume brings to public scrutiny and discussion one of several analytical tools, or research strategies, employed by sociologists and anthropologists to help shape the orientation, content, and ultimate impacts of development interventions financed by the World Bank. ... See More +

Publication 17041 JUN 01, 1997

Seth, Anand K.; Serageldin, Ismail; Sood, Anil; Linn, Johannes

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Global public policies and programs - implications for financing and evaluation (English)
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JUN 30, 2001 22356 Publication
Historic cities and sacred sites : cultural roots for urban futures (English)
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DEC 31, 2000 21711 Publication
Themes for the third millennium : the challenge for rural sociology in an urbanizing world (English)
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APR 30, 2000 22376 Publication
Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) news (English)
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MAR 31, 2000 23561 Newsletter
Promethean science : agricultural biotechnology, the environment, and the poor (English)
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JAN 31, 2000 21140 Publication
Social capital : a multifaceted perspective (English)
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SEP 30, 1999 19792 Publication Chinese
Social capital : a multifaceted perspective (Chinese)
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SEP 30, 1999 19792 Publication English
Very special places : the architecture and economics of intervening in historic cities (English)
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MAY 31, 1999 19252 Working Paper
Culture in sustainable development : investing in cultural and natural endowments (English)
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APR 30, 1999 19156 Publication
Biotechnology and biosafety (English)
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FEB 28, 1999 19019 Publication
Partnerships for global ecosystem management : science, economics, and law (English)
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NOV 30, 1998 18582 Publication
Cultural heritage : an urban age special issue (English)
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SEP 30, 1998 19256 Newsletter
Ethics and values : a global perspective - proceedings of an associated event of the Fifth Annual World Bank Conference on Environmentally and Socially Sustainable Development (English)
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SEP 30, 1998 18450 Publication
Culture and development at the millennium : the challenge and the response (English)
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SEP 01, 1998 44632 Working Paper
Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) news (English)
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AUG 31, 1998 23550 Newsletter
Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) news (English)
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MAR 31, 1998 23548 Newsletter
Rural well-being : from vision to action (English)
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OCT 31, 1997 17149 Publication
Organizing knowledge for environmentally and socially sustainable development (English)
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OCT 10, 1997 20403 Publication
The urban age - the cultural heritage of cities (English)
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SEP 30, 1997 17514 Newsletter
Social assessments for better development : case studies in Russia and Central Asia (English)
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JUN 01, 1997 17041 Publication