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Climate change and agriculture : a review of impacts and adaptations (English)

The vulnerability of the agricultural sector to both climate change and variability is well established in the literature. The general consensus is that changes in temperature and precipitation will result in changes in land and water regimes that will subsequently affect agricultural productivity. ... See More +

Environment Working Paper 78739 JUN 01, 2013

Kurukulasuriya, Pradeep; Rosenthal, Shane Disclosed

Philippines - Climate analysis and technical assistance for climate modelling (English)

The technical assistance outlined in this report, in parallel with activities undertaken by the Government of the Philippines (GoP), seeks to support the PhilCCAP preparation program by engaging in a risk analysis under current hazard conditions, as well as supporting the generation of future climate scenarios. ... See More +

Environment Working Paper 70262 JUN 01, 2008

Tadross,Mark Disclosed

A future for wild tigers (English)

Tigers are the religious and cultural icons of Asia, serve as the national animal in some countries, and figure prominently on the flags of others. ... See More +

Environment Working Paper 44064 JAN 01, 2008

Damania, Richard

Growth and CO2 emissions : how do different countries fare? (English)

The principal tool for describing the relationship between the growth of emissions and changes in various related factors is "decomposition analysis." ... See More +

Environment Working Paper 41760 NOV 01, 2007

Bacon, Robert W.; Bhattacharya, Soma Disclosed

Estimating the cost of environmental degradation : a training manual in English, French and Arabic (English)

Everyday decisions require information. For example, entrepreneurs decide whether to invest in new machinery; workers decide whether to accept a job; and families decide where to go on vacation. ... See More +

Environment Working Paper 35792 SEP 01, 2005

Bolt, Katherine; Ruta, Giovanni; Sarraf, Maria Arabic, French Disclosed

Estimating the cost of environmental degradation : a training manual in English, French and Arabic (Arabic)

Everyday decisions require information. For example, entrepreneurs decide whether to invest in new machinery; workers decide whether to accept a job; and families decide where to go on vacation. ... See More +

Environment Working Paper 35792 SEP 01, 2005

Bolt, Katherine; Ruta, Giovanni; Sarraf, Maria French, English Disclosed

Estimating the cost of environmental degradation : a training manual in English, French and Arabic : Evaluer couts de la degradation de l/environnement : un manuel de formation en Anglais, Francais et Arabe (French)

Everyday decisions require information. For example, entrepreneurs decide whether to invest in new machinery; workers decide whether to accept a job; and families decide where to go on vacation. ... See More +

Environment Working Paper 35792 SEP 01, 2005

Bolt, Katherine; Ruta, Giovanni; Sarraf, Maria Arabic, English Disclosed

Environmental and social benefits in the BioCarbon Fund (English)

This note summarizes the way the BioCarbon Fund proposes to achieve environmental and social benefits through projects that sequester and conserve carbon in forests, agriculture and other ecosystems. ... See More +

Environment Working Paper 33238 MAY 15, 2004

Disclosed

Thailand environment monitor 2001 (Thai)

The Environment Monitor 2001 is broadly divided into the following six sections (i) Thailand Water Quality Overview; (ii) Costs of Water Pollution; (iii) Regional Water Quality; (iv) Water Policies and Laws; (v) Physical Investments in Water; and (vi) Spending on Water Pollution Control. ... See More +

Environment Working Paper 24117 JAN 01, 2004

English Disclosed

Poverty reduction and the Millennium Development Goal on environmental sustainability : opportunities for alignment (English)

About 50 countries have prepared interim and full Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers (PRSPs). In this context, this paper examines Millennium Development Goal (MDG)7: Ensuring Environmental Sustainability, its targets and indicators, and responds to three questions: To what extent do PRSPs define and adopt targets and indicators that align with those of MDG7? ... See More +

Environment Working Paper 31219 SEP 01, 2003

Bojo, Jan; Reddy, Rama Chandra

Indonesia environment monitor 2003 - Special focus : reducing pollution : Pemantauan Lingkungan Indonesia 2003 - Fokus Utama - Mengurangi Polusi (Indonesian-Malay)

The report presents an overview of ambient conditions in air, water and soil, and the main pollution sources, and related threats to health, and natural resources. ... See More +

Environment Working Paper 26333 JAN 31, 2003

English

Indonesia environment monitor 2003 - Special focus : reducing pollution (English)

The report presents an overview of ambient conditions in air, water and soil, and the main pollution sources, and related threats to health, and natural resources. ... See More +

Environment Working Paper 26333 JAN 30, 2003

Indonesian-Malay

Mainstreaming biodiversity in development : case studies from South Africa (English)

South Africa has made impressive progress in integrating biodiversity issues and concerns into development projects, in the process achieving positive outcomes for both development and biodiversity. ... See More +

Environment Working Paper 25287 AUG 31, 2002

Pierce, S. M.; Cowlings, R. M.; Sandwith, T.; MacKinnon, K. [editors]

Thailand environment monitor 2001 (English)

The Environment Monitor 2001 is broadly divided into the following six sections (i) Thailand Water Quality Overview; (ii) Costs of Water Pollution; (iii) Regional Water Quality; (iv) Water Policies and Laws; (v) Physical Investments in Water; and (vi) Spending on Water Pollution Control. ... See More +

Environment Working Paper 24117 JUN 01, 2001

Thai Disclosed

Thailand environment monitor 2000 (Thai)

This report presents a snapshot of key environmental trends in Thailand. The information contained therein has been compiled from statistical reports of various Government agencies, contributions from universities, personal communications, and World Bank reports. ... See More +

Environment Working Paper 21287 JAN 01, 2001

English Disclosed

World Bank environment strategy 2000 : donor survey of environmental aid effectiveness (English)

The World Bank Group (WBG) has embarked on developing an Environment Strategy guided by eight key principles: (i) listening and working with the people in client countries; (ii) focusing on environmental interventions that benefit the poor; (iii) identifying and working toward tangible outcomes; (iv) integrating cross-sectoral and long-term views into development choices; (v) facilitate regional and global policy dialogue; (vi) harnessing the role of markets and the private sector in facilitating environmental sustainability; (vii) seeking cost-effective solutions to environmental problems; and (viii) being selective and working with partners for better results. ... See More +

Environment Working Paper 26669 JAN 01, 2000

Hans Olav Ibrekk

Interim assessment of biodiversity enabling activities : national biodiversity strategies and action plans : Evaluacion provisional de las actividades de apoyo a la conservacion de la diversidad biologica - estrategias y planes de accion nacionales en la espera de la diversidad biologica (Spanish)

This report describes the findings of an assessment of GEF-financed enabling activity projects for biodiversity conservation. These projects are mainly assisting recipient countries (1) to develop national biodiversity strategies and action plans as required by Article 6 of the Convention on Biological Diversity (the Convention) and (2) to complete their first national reports to the Conference of the Parties (COP) of the Convention. ... See More +

Environment Working Paper 33241 JAN 01, 1999

Wells, Michael; Ganapin, Delfin; Harstad, Jarle; Ramankutty, Ramesh; Ramos, Mario; Vaish, Avani; Castro, Gonzalo; Suter, Jamison; Hough, John; Gupta, Ajay; Tavera, Carmen French, English Disclosed

Interim assessment of biodiversity enabling activities : national biodiversity strategies and action plans (English)

This report describes the findings of an assessment of GEF-financed enabling activity projects for biodiversity conservation. These projects are mainly assisting recipient countries (1) to develop national biodiversity strategies and action plans as required by Article 6 of the Convention on Biological Diversity (the Convention) and (2) to complete their first national reports to the Conference of the Parties (COP) of the Convention. ... See More +

Environment Working Paper 33241 JAN 01, 1999

Wells, Michael; Ganapin, Delfin; Harstad, Jarle; Ramankutty, Ramesh; Ramos, Mario; Vaish, Avani; Castro, Gonzalo; Suter, Jamison; Hough, John; Gupta, Ajay; Tavera, Carmen Spanish, French Disclosed

Interim assessment of biodiversity enabling activities : national biodiversity strategies and action plans : Evaluation interimaire des activites habilitantes relatives a la biodiversite - strategie et plan d'action nationaux en matiere de biodiversite (French)

This report describes the findings of an assessment of GEF-financed enabling activity projects for biodiversity conservation. These projects are mainly assisting recipient countries (1) to develop national biodiversity strategies and action plans as required by Article 6 of the Convention on Biological Diversity (the Convention) and (2) to complete their first national reports to the Conference of the Parties (COP) of the Convention. ... See More +

Environment Working Paper 33241 JAN 01, 1999

Wells, Michael; Ganapin, Delfin; Harstad, Jarle; Ramankutty, Ramesh; Ramos, Mario; Vaish, Avani; Castro, Gonzalo; Suter, Jamison; Hough, John; Gupta, Ajay; Tavera, Carmen Spanish, English Disclosed

Community-managed programs in forestry : a synthesis of good practices (English)

Community-based approaches have shown an immense potential in preventing environmental degradation and sustainable management of forest and other common property natural resources, particularly where the resource degradation problems are rooted in the loss of control and regulation on the access and use. ... See More +

Environment Working Paper 17951 APR 30, 1998

Jain, Nihal C.

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Climate change and agriculture : a review of impacts and adaptations (English)
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JUN 01, 2013 78739 Environment Working Paper
Philippines - Climate analysis and technical assistance for climate modelling (English)
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JUN 01, 2008 70262 Environment Working Paper
A future for wild tigers (English)
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JAN 01, 2008 44064 Environment Working Paper
Growth and CO2 emissions : how do different countries fare? (English)
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NOV 01, 2007 41760 Environment Working Paper
Estimating the cost of environmental degradation : a training manual in English, French and Arabic (English)
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SEP 01, 2005 35792 Environment Working Paper Arabic, French
Estimating the cost of environmental degradation : a training manual in English, French and Arabic (Arabic)
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SEP 01, 2005 35792 Environment Working Paper French, English
Estimating the cost of environmental degradation : a training manual in English, French and Arabic : Evaluer couts de la degradation de l/environnement : un manuel de formation en Anglais, Francais et Arabe (French)
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SEP 01, 2005 35792 Environment Working Paper Arabic, English
Environmental and social benefits in the BioCarbon Fund (English)
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MAY 15, 2004 33238 Environment Working Paper
Thailand environment monitor 2001 (Thai)
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JAN 01, 2004 24117 Environment Working Paper English
Poverty reduction and the Millennium Development Goal on environmental sustainability : opportunities for alignment (English)
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SEP 01, 2003 31219 Environment Working Paper
Indonesia environment monitor 2003 - Special focus : reducing pollution : Pemantauan Lingkungan Indonesia 2003 - Fokus Utama - Mengurangi Polusi (Indonesian-Malay)
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JAN 31, 2003 26333 Environment Working Paper English
Indonesia environment monitor 2003 - Special focus : reducing pollution (English)
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JAN 30, 2003 26333 Environment Working Paper Indonesian-Malay
Mainstreaming biodiversity in development : case studies from South Africa (English)
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AUG 31, 2002 25287 Environment Working Paper
Thailand environment monitor 2001 (English)
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JUN 01, 2001 24117 Environment Working Paper Thai
Thailand environment monitor 2000 (Thai)
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JAN 01, 2001 21287 Environment Working Paper English
World Bank environment strategy 2000 : donor survey of environmental aid effectiveness (English)
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JAN 01, 2000 26669 Environment Working Paper
Interim assessment of biodiversity enabling activities : national biodiversity strategies and action plans : Evaluacion provisional de las actividades de apoyo a la conservacion de la diversidad biologica - estrategias y planes de accion nacionales en la espera de la diversidad biologica (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 1999 33241 Environment Working Paper French, English
Interim assessment of biodiversity enabling activities : national biodiversity strategies and action plans (English)
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JAN 01, 1999 33241 Environment Working Paper Spanish, French
Interim assessment of biodiversity enabling activities : national biodiversity strategies and action plans : Evaluation interimaire des activites habilitantes relatives a la biodiversite - strategie et plan d'action nationaux en matiere de biodiversite (French)
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JAN 01, 1999 33241 Environment Working Paper Spanish, English
Community-managed programs in forestry : a synthesis of good practices (English)
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APR 30, 1998 17951 Environment Working Paper