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Scalable social protection for disaster risk management and climate change adaptation (English)

Climate change will increase the frequency and severity of certain shocks, including crop failures and spikes in food prices, natural disasters such as storms and floods, and climate-sensitive diseases such as malaria and diarrhea. ... See More +

Brief 106203 JAN 01, 2016

Hallegatte,Stephane; Bangalore, Mook; Bonzanigo,Laura; Fay,Marianne; Kane,Tamaro; Narloch,Ulf Gerrit; Rozenberg,Julie; Treguer,David Olivier; Vogt-Schilb,Adrien Camille Disclosed

Policies can reduce the impacts of climate change on poverty—in agriculture, disaster risk management, and health (Vol. 2) (English)

This policy note focuses on potential actions that can be taken in three sectors where climate-related impacts on poverty are especially important, agriculture and ecosystems, disaster risk management, and health. ... See More +

Brief 106202 JAN 01, 2016

Hallegatte,Stephane; Bangalore, Mook; Bonzanigo,Laura; Fay,Marianne; Kane,Tamaro; Narloch,Ulf Gerrit; Rozenberg,Julie; Treguer,David Olivier; Vogt-Schilb,Adrien Camille Disclosed

Good development to manage the impacts of climate change on poverty (English)

This policy note (and the report it is based on) brings together these two objectives, ending poverty and stabilizing climate change, and explores how they can more easily be achieved if considered together. ... See More +

Brief 106201 JAN 01, 2016

Hallegatte,Stephane; Bangalore, Mook; Bonzanigo,Laura; Fay,Marianne; Kane,Tamaro; Narloch,Ulf Gerrit; Rozenberg,Julie; Treguer,David Olivier; Vogt-Schilb,Adrien Camille Disclosed

Shock waves : managing the impacts of climate change on poverty (English)

Climate change threatens the objective of eradicating poverty. Poor people and poor countries are already vulnerable to all types of climate-related shocks—natural disasters that destroy assets and livelihoods; water borne diseases and pests that becomemore prevalent during heat waves, floods, or droughts; crop failure from reduced rainfall; andspikes in food prices that follow extreme weather events. ... See More +

Publication 100758 NOV 01, 2015

Hallegatte,Stephane; Bangalore, Mook; Bonzanigo,Laura; Fay,Marianne; Kane,Tamaro; Narloch,Ulf Gerrit; Rozenberg,Julie; Treguer,David Olivier; Vogt-Schilb,Adrien Camille Disclosed

Decarbonizing development : three steps to a zero-carbon future (Vol. 2) : main report (English)

Stabilizing climate change entails reducing net emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) to zero. This report outlines three principles to guide countries in their efforts to create a zero-carbon future: (a) planning ahead with an eye on the end goal; (b) going beyond carbon pricing with a policy package that triggers changes in investment patterns, technology, and behaviors; and (c) protecting poor people and avoiding concentrated losses. ... See More +

Publication 96410 JUN 09, 2015

Fay,Marianne; Hallegatte,Stephane; Vogt-Schilb,Adrien Camille; Rozenberg,Julie; Narloch,Ulf Gerrit; Kerr,Thomas Michael Disclosed

Decarbonizing development : three steps to a zero-carbon future : overview (English)

Stabilizing climate change entails reducing net emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) to zero. This report outlines three principles to guide countries in their efforts to create a zero-carbon future: (a) planning ahead with an eye on the end goal; (b) going beyond carbon pricing with a policy package that triggers changes in investment patterns, technology, and behaviors; and (c) protecting poor people and avoiding concentrated losses. ... See More +

Publication 96410 MAY 11, 2015

Fay,Marianne; Hallegatte,Stephane; Vogt-Schilb,Adrien Camille; Rozenberg,Julie; Narloch,Ulf Gerrit; Kerr,Thomas Michael Disclosed

Climate change and poverty -- an analytical framework (English)

Climate change and climate policies will affect poverty reduction efforts through direct and immediate impacts on the poor and by affecting factors that condition poverty reduction, such as economic growth. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7126 NOV 01, 2014

Hallegatte, Stephane; Bangalore, Mook; Bonzanigo, Laura; Fay, Marianne; Narloch, Ulf; Rozenberg, Julie; Vogt-Schilb, Adrien Disclosed

Building resilience : integrating climate and disaster risk into development - the World Bank Group experience (Vol. 2) : Executive summary (Russian)

This report presents the World Bank Group's experience in climate and disaster resilient development and contends that it is essential to eliminate extreme poverty and achieve shared prosperity by 2030. ... See More +

Other Environmental Study 82648 NOV 18, 2013

Bettencourt,Sofia U.; Ebinger,Jane Olga; Fay,Marianne; Ghesquiere,Francis; Gitay,Habiba; Krausing,Jarl; Kull,Daniel Werner; Mccall,Kevin; Reid,Robert Curle Jesse; Simpson,Alanna Leigh Spanish, Arabic, French, Chinese, English Disclosed

Building resilience : integrating climate and disaster risk into development - the World Bank Group experience (Vol. 2) : Executive summary (Chinese)

This report presents the World Bank Group's experience in climate and disaster resilient development and contends that it is essential to eliminate extreme poverty and achieve shared prosperity by 2030. ... See More +

Other Environmental Study 82648 NOV 18, 2013

Bettencourt,Sofia U.; Ebinger,Jane Olga; Fay,Marianne; Ghesquiere,Francis; Gitay,Habiba; Krausing,Jarl; Kull,Daniel Werner; Mccall,Kevin; Reid,Robert Curle Jesse; Simpson,Alanna Leigh Spanish, Arabic, Russian, French, English Disclosed

Building resilience : integrating climate and disaster risk into development - the World Bank Group experience (Vol. 2) : Executive summary (English)

This report presents the World Bank Group's experience in climate and disaster resilient development and contends that it is essential to eliminate extreme poverty and achieve shared prosperity by 2030. ... See More +

Other Environmental Study 82648 NOV 18, 2013

Bettencourt,Sofia U.; Ebinger,Jane Olga; Fay,Marianne; Ghesquiere,Francis; Gitay,Habiba; Krausing,Jarl; Kull,Daniel Werner; Mccall,Kevin; Reid,Robert Curle Jesse; Simpson,Alanna Leigh Spanish, Arabic, Russian, French, Chinese Disclosed

Building resilience : integrating climate and disaster risk into development - the World Bank Group experience (Vol. 2) : Executive summary (Arabic)

This report presents the World Bank Group's experience in climate and disaster resilient development and contends that it is essential to eliminate extreme poverty and achieve shared prosperity by 2030. ... See More +

Other Environmental Study 82648 NOV 18, 2013

Bettencourt,Sofia U.; Ebinger,Jane Olga; Fay,Marianne; Ghesquiere,Francis; Gitay,Habiba; Krausing,Jarl; Kull,Daniel Werner; Mccall,Kevin; Reid,Robert Curle Jesse; Simpson,Alanna Leigh Spanish, Russian, French, Chinese, English Disclosed

Building resilience : integrating climate and disaster risk into development - the World Bank Group experience : Main report (English)

This report presents the World Bank Group's experience in climate and disaster resilient development and contends that it is essential to eliminate extreme poverty and achieve shared prosperity by 2030. ... See More +

Other Environmental Study 82648 NOV 18, 2013

Bettencourt,Sofia U.; Ebinger,Jane Olga; Fay,Marianne; Ghesquiere,Francis; Gitay,Habiba; Krausing,Jarl; Kull,Daniel Werner; Mccall,Kevin; Reid,Robert Curle Jesse; Simpson,Alanna Leigh Disclosed

Building resilience : integrating climate and disaster risk into development - the World Bank Group experience (Vol. 2) : Executive summary (French)

This report presents the World Bank Group's experience in climate and disaster resilient development and contends that it is essential to eliminate extreme poverty and achieve shared prosperity by 2030. ... See More +

Other Environmental Study 82648 NOV 18, 2013

Bettencourt,Sofia U.; Ebinger,Jane Olga; Fay,Marianne; Ghesquiere,Francis; Gitay,Habiba; Krausing,Jarl; Kull,Daniel Werner; Mccall,Kevin; Reid,Robert Curle Jesse; Simpson,Alanna Leigh Spanish, Arabic, Russian, Chinese, English Disclosed

Green industrial policies : when and how (English)

Green industrial policies can be defined as industrial policies with an environmental goal -- or more precisely, as sector-targeted policies that affect the economic production structure with the aim of generating environmental benefits. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6677 OCT 01, 2013

Hallegatte, Stephane; Fay, Marianne; Vogt-Schilb, Adrien Disclosed

Building resilience : integrating climate and disaster risk into development - the World Bank Group experience (Vol. 2) : Executive summary (Spanish)

This report presents the World Bank Group's experience in climate and disaster resilient development and contends that it is essential to eliminate extreme poverty and achieve shared prosperity by 2030. ... See More +

Other Environmental Study 82648 NOV 18, 2012

Bettencourt,Sofia U.; Ebinger,Jane Olga; Fay,Marianne; Ghesquiere,Francis; Gitay,Habiba; Krausing,Jarl; Kull,Daniel Werner; Mccall,Kevin; Reid,Robert Curle Jesse; Simpson,Alanna Leigh Arabic, Russian, French, Chinese, English Disclosed

The World Bank research observer 27 (1) (English)

This issue includes the following: mashup indices of development; impact analysis of rural electrification projects in Sub-Saharan Africa; what can we learn about the 'resource curse' from foreign aid? ... See More +

Publication 80524 FEB 01, 2012

Jimenez, Emmanuel; Serven, Luis; Alderman, Harold; Eichengreen, Barry; Fay, Marianne; Hammer, Jeffrey S.; Kanbur, Ravi; Revenga, Ana L.; Harrison, Ann E. Disclosed

From growth to green growth -- a framework (English)

Green growth is about making growth processes resource-efficient, cleaner and more resilient without necessarily slowing them. This paper aims at clarifying these concepts in an analytical framework and at proposing foundations for green growth. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5872 NOV 01, 2011

Hallegatte, Stephane; Heal, Geoffrey; Fay, Marianne; Treguer, David Disclosed

The World Bank research observer 26 (2) (English)

This issue includes the following: the new structural economics comments on the new structural economics; gender and firm creation; enterprise performance; and business environments and development. ... See More +

Publication 80523 AUG 01, 2011

Jimenez, Emmanuel; Serven, Luis; Alderman, Harold; Eichengreen, Barry; Fay, Marianne; Hammer, Jeffrey S.; Kanbur, Ravi; Pack, Howard; Revenga, Ana L.; Harrison, Ann E. Disclosed

World development report 2010 : development and climate change : Rapport sur le developpement dans le monde : developpement et changement climatique (French)

Thirty years ago, half the developing world lived in extreme poverty today, a quarter. Now, a much smaller share of children are malnourished and at risk of early death. ... See More +

World Development Report 53077 OCT 28, 2010

Bierbaum,Rosina M.; Fay,Marianne; Ross-Larson, Bruce [editor] Spanish, Vietnamese, Portuguese, Arabic, Russian, Chinese, Bahasa (Indonesian), English Disclosed

World development report 2010 : development and climate change : Informe sobre el desarrollo mundial : desarrollo y cambio climatico (Spanish)

Thirty years ago, half the developing world lived in extreme poverty today, a quarter. Now, a much smaller share of children are malnourished and at risk of early death. ... See More +

World Development Report 53077 OCT 28, 2010

Bierbaum,Rosina M.; Fay,Marianne; Ross-Larson, Bruce [editor] Vietnamese, Portuguese, Arabic, Russian, French, Chinese, Bahasa (Indonesian), English Disclosed

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Scalable social protection for disaster risk management and climate change adaptation (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 106203 Brief
Policies can reduce the impacts of climate change on poverty—in agriculture, disaster risk management, and health (Vol. 2) (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 106202 Brief
Good development to manage the impacts of climate change on poverty (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 106201 Brief
Shock waves : managing the impacts of climate change on poverty (English)
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NOV 01, 2015 100758 Publication
Decarbonizing development : three steps to a zero-carbon future (Vol. 2) : main report (English)
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JUN 09, 2015 96410 Publication
Decarbonizing development : three steps to a zero-carbon future : overview (English)
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MAY 11, 2015 96410 Publication
Climate change and poverty -- an analytical framework (English)
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NOV 01, 2014 WPS7126 Policy Research Working Paper
Building resilience : integrating climate and disaster risk into development - the World Bank Group experience (Vol. 2) : Executive summary (Russian)
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NOV 18, 2013 82648 Other Environmental Study Spanish, Arabic, French, Chinese, English
Building resilience : integrating climate and disaster risk into development - the World Bank Group experience (Vol. 2) : Executive summary (Chinese)
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NOV 18, 2013 82648 Other Environmental Study Spanish, Arabic, Russian, French, English
Building resilience : integrating climate and disaster risk into development - the World Bank Group experience (Vol. 2) : Executive summary (English)
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NOV 18, 2013 82648 Other Environmental Study Spanish, Arabic, Russian, French, Chinese
Building resilience : integrating climate and disaster risk into development - the World Bank Group experience (Vol. 2) : Executive summary (Arabic)
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NOV 18, 2013 82648 Other Environmental Study Spanish, Russian, French, Chinese, English
Building resilience : integrating climate and disaster risk into development - the World Bank Group experience : Main report (English)
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NOV 18, 2013 82648 Other Environmental Study
Building resilience : integrating climate and disaster risk into development - the World Bank Group experience (Vol. 2) : Executive summary (French)
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NOV 18, 2013 82648 Other Environmental Study Spanish, Arabic, Russian, Chinese, English
Green industrial policies : when and how (English)
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OCT 01, 2013 WPS6677 Policy Research Working Paper
Building resilience : integrating climate and disaster risk into development - the World Bank Group experience (Vol. 2) : Executive summary (Spanish)
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NOV 18, 2012 82648 Other Environmental Study Arabic, Russian, French, Chinese, English
The World Bank research observer 27 (1) (English)
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FEB 01, 2012 80524 Publication
From growth to green growth -- a framework (English)
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NOV 01, 2011 WPS5872 Policy Research Working Paper
The World Bank research observer 26 (2) (English)
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AUG 01, 2011 80523 Publication
World development report 2010 : development and climate change : Rapport sur le developpement dans le monde : developpement et changement climatique (French)
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OCT 28, 2010 53077 World Development Report Spanish, Vietnamese, Portuguese, Arabic, Russian, Chinese, Bahasa (Indonesian), English
World development report 2010 : development and climate change : Informe sobre el desarrollo mundial : desarrollo y cambio climatico (Spanish)
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OCT 28, 2010 53077 World Development Report Vietnamese, Portuguese, Arabic, Russian, French, Chinese, Bahasa (Indonesian), English