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Expanding the measure of wealth : indicators of environmentally sustainable development (Russian)

This report explores a number of indicators of environmentally sustainable development that include the links between environmental quality and economic growth and between the use of resources and the quality of the resource stock. ... See More +

Publication 17046 FEB 04, 2003

English, Chinese

Rural finance : issues, designs, and best practices : Financiamiento rural: problemas, diseno y practicas optimas (Spanish)

This report is intended to serve as a sourcebook to aid decisionmakers as they create environments conducive to the development of rural financial markets. ... See More +

Publication 17094 JAN 01, 1999

Benjamin, McDonald P., Jr.; Piprek,Gerda Lize; Yaron,Jacob English, Arabic, French Disclosed

Rural finance : issues, designs, and best practices (Arabic)

This report is intended to serve as a sourcebook to aid decisionmakers as they create environments conducive to the development of rural financial markets. ... See More +

Publication 17094 JAN 01, 1999

Benjamin, McDonald P., Jr.; Piprek,Gerda Lize; Yaron,Jacob English, French, Spanish Disclosed

Rural finance : issues, designs, and best practices : Les finances rurales : problèmes, structures et pratiques optimales Financiamiento rural : problemas, diseno y practicas optimas (French)

This report is intended to serve as a sourcebook to aid decisionmakers as they create environments conducive to the development of rural financial markets. ... See More +

Publication 17094 AUG 01, 1998

Benjamin, McDonald P., Jr.; Piprek,Gerda Lize; Yaron,Jacob English, Arabic, Spanish Disclosed

Rural development - from vision to action (Chinese)

This rural sector strategy outlines the steps the Bank and its partners must take to spur rural development. Key elements of the strategy include (a) taking a broad rural focus, as opposed to a narrow agricultural sector focus, (b) involving the entire World Bank Group in promoting rural development, (c) working with partner countries and the broader international community to integrate rural development in overall country development strategies, and (d) addressing old issues in new ways. ... See More +

Publication 17388 APR 01, 1998

Ayres,Wendy Schreiber; Mccalla,Alexander F. English Disclosed

Voices of the poor : poverty and social capital in Tanzania (English)

This study reveals the power and utility of participatory methods for policy research. It demonstrates practices and processes that can tap the knowledge the poor have about their own reality. ... See More +

Publication 17387 OCT 31, 1997

Narayan,Deepa Disclosed

Rural development - from vision to action (English)

This rural sector strategy outlines the steps the Bank and its partners must take to spur rural development. Key elements of the strategy include (a) taking a broad rural focus, as opposed to a narrow agricultural sector focus, (b) involving the entire World Bank Group in promoting rural development, (c) working with partner countries and the broader international community to integrate rural development in overall country development strategies, and (d) addressing old issues in new ways. ... See More +

Publication 17388 OCT 31, 1997

Ayres,Wendy Schreiber; Mccalla,Alexander F. Chinese Disclosed

Bioengineering of crops : report of the World Bank Panel on Transgenic Crops (English)

This is a report of the panel commissioned by the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) to assess the potential of crop bioengineering as well as the inherent risks. ... See More +

Publication 17067 OCT 31, 1997

Kendall, Henry W.; Beachy, Roger; Eisner, Thomas; Gould, Fred; Herdt, Robert; Raven, Peter H.; Schell, Jozef S.; Swaminathan, M. S.

Rural finance : issues, designs, and best practices (English)

This report is intended to serve as a sourcebook to aid decisionmakers as they create environments conducive to the development of rural financial markets. ... See More +

Publication 17094 SEP 30, 1997

Benjamin, McDonald P., Jr.; Piprek,Gerda Lize; Yaron,Jacob Arabic, French, Spanish Disclosed

Expanding the measure of wealth : indicators of environmentally sustainable development (English)

This report explores a number of indicators of environmentally sustainable development that include the links between environmental quality and economic growth and between the use of resources and the quality of the resource stock. ... See More +

Publication 17046 JUN 30, 1997

Russian, Chinese

Expanding the measure of wealth : indicators of environmentally sustainable development (Chinese)

This report explores a number of indicators of environmentally sustainable development that include the links between environmental quality and economic growth and between the use of resources and the quality of the resource stock. ... See More +

Publication 17046 JUN 30, 1997

English, Russian Disclosed

Five years after Rio : innovations in environmental policy (Chinese)

If development is to become sustainable, human behavior must change. Corporations, consumers, and public agencies all need to switch away from activities that degrade the environment and invest instead in activities that conserve ecosystems for the future. ... See More +

Publication 16703 JUN 30, 1997

English Disclosed

Five years after Rio : innovations in environmental policy (English)

If development is to become sustainable, human behavior must change. Corporations, consumers, and public agencies all need to switch away from activities that degrade the environment and invest instead in activities that conserve ecosystems for the future. ... See More +

Publication 16703 JUN 30, 1997

Chinese Disclosed

Advancing sustainable development : the World Bank and Agenda 21 (English)

It has now been 5 years since most of the countries of the world committed to the policies and programs for environmentally sustainable development laid out at the Rio Earth Summit in Agenda 21. ... See More +

Publication 16702 JUN 30, 1997

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

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

Integrated pest management ; strategies and policies for effective implementation (Russian)

Efforts to implement environmentally sound pest management strategies have often been impeded by government policies and regulations that inadvertently promote the use of pest control over more sustainable practices. ... See More +

Publication 16681 MAY 31, 1997

Schillhorn van Veen, Tjaart W.; Forno, Douglas A.; Joffe, Steen; Umali-Deininger, Dina L.; Cooke, Sanjiva English

Integrated pest management ; strategies and policies for effective implementation (English)

Efforts to implement environmentally sound pest management strategies have often been impeded by government policies and regulations that inadvertently promote the use of pest control over more sustainable practices. ... See More +

Publication 16681 MAY 31, 1997

Schillhorn van Veen, Tjaart W.; Forno, Douglas A.; Joffe, Steen; Umali-Deininger, Dina L.; Cooke, Sanjiva Russian

Biodiversity and agricultural intensification : partners for development and conservation (English)

This volume argues that biodiversity must be better managed and conserved to meet the twin challenges of improving living standards and enhancing the environment. ... See More +

Publication 15996 SEP 30, 1996

Srivastava, Jitendra P.; Smith, Nigel J. H.; Forno, Douglas A. [editors]

Guidelines for Integrated Coastal Zone Management (English)

In both developed and developing countries the coastal zone is likely to undergo the most profound change in the near future. Already more than 60 percent of the world's population lives within 60 kilometers of the coast. ... See More +

Publication 15957 AUG 31, 1996

Post, Jan C.; Lundin, Carl G. [editors]

Sustainability and the wealth of nations : first steps in an ongoing journey (English)

This monograph describes the position of the World Bank concerning sustainability and the wealth of nations; it discusses the Bank's efforts to more rigorously define the concept of sustainability, to make it more operational, and to take it into account in all areas of public policy. ... See More +

Publication 15910 JUL 31, 1996

Serageldin, Ismail

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Expanding the measure of wealth : indicators of environmentally sustainable development (Russian)
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FEB 04, 2003 17046 Publication English, Chinese
Rural finance : issues, designs, and best practices : Financiamiento rural: problemas, diseno y practicas optimas (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 1999 17094 Publication English, Arabic, French
Rural finance : issues, designs, and best practices (Arabic)
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JAN 01, 1999 17094 Publication English, French, Spanish
Rural finance : issues, designs, and best practices : Les finances rurales : problèmes, structures et pratiques optimales Financiamiento rural : problemas, diseno y practicas optimas (French)
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AUG 01, 1998 17094 Publication English, Arabic, Spanish
Rural development - from vision to action (Chinese)
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APR 01, 1998 17388 Publication English
Voices of the poor : poverty and social capital in Tanzania (English)
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OCT 31, 1997 17387 Publication
Rural development - from vision to action (English)
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OCT 31, 1997 17388 Publication Chinese
Bioengineering of crops : report of the World Bank Panel on Transgenic Crops (English)
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OCT 31, 1997 17067 Publication
Rural finance : issues, designs, and best practices (English)
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SEP 30, 1997 17094 Publication Arabic, French, Spanish
Expanding the measure of wealth : indicators of environmentally sustainable development (English)
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JUN 30, 1997 17046 Publication Russian, Chinese
Expanding the measure of wealth : indicators of environmentally sustainable development (Chinese)
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JUN 30, 1997 17046 Publication English, Russian
Five years after Rio : innovations in environmental policy (Chinese)
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JUN 30, 1997 16703 Publication English
Five years after Rio : innovations in environmental policy (English)
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JUN 30, 1997 16703 Publication Chinese
Advancing sustainable development : the World Bank and Agenda 21 (English)
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JUN 30, 1997 16702 Publication
Social assessments for better development : case studies in Russia and Central Asia (English)
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JUN 01, 1997 17041 Publication
Integrated pest management ; strategies and policies for effective implementation (Russian)
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MAY 31, 1997 16681 Publication English
Integrated pest management ; strategies and policies for effective implementation (English)
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MAY 31, 1997 16681 Publication Russian
Biodiversity and agricultural intensification : partners for development and conservation (English)
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SEP 30, 1996 15996 Publication
Guidelines for Integrated Coastal Zone Management (English)
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AUG 31, 1996 15957 Publication
Sustainability and the wealth of nations : first steps in an ongoing journey (English)
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JUL 31, 1996 15910 Publication