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Handbook for Gender-Inclusive Urban Planning and Design (Vol. 2) (English)

Urban planning and design quite literally shape the environment around us — and that environment, in turn, shapes how we live, work, play, move, and rest. ... See More +

Working Paper 145305 FEB 12, 2020

Terraza,Horacio Cristian; Orlando,Maria Beatriz; Lakovits,Carina; Janik,Vanessa Lopes; Kalashyan,Anna Disclosed

Handbook for Gender-Inclusive Urban Planning and Design : Overview (English)

Urban planning and design quite literally shape the environment around us — and that environment, in turn, shapes how we live, work, play, move, and rest. ... See More +

Working Paper 145305 FEB 12, 2020

Terraza,Horacio Cristian; Orlando,Maria Beatriz; Lakovits,Carina; Janik,Vanessa Lopes; Kalashyan,Anna Disclosed

Compendium of International and National Legal Frameworks on Female Genital Mutilation : Fourth Edition (English)

Female genital mutilation and cutting (FGM and C) is a development issue and a form of violence against women and girls that affects at least 200 million women in the world. ... See More +

Working Paper 145771 FEB 01, 2020

Leao,Alexandra; Vinois,Annabelle Michele Adrien; Mwenda,Edith Ruguru; Calimoutou,Emelyne; Daverio,Francesca Chiara N. D; Micali Drossos,Isabella; Santagostino Recavarren,Isabelita Micaela; Telson,Laurence; Bogado,Luiza Lacerda; Pereira Wiedmann,Natasha; Goldstein-Bolocan,Maya; Reddi,Pooshpa Muni; Melis,Wendy Johanna Disclosed

Building Blocks and New Frontiers for Open Government (English)

This paper summarizes the World Bank's knowledge on open, participatory, and responsive governance. It offers a rethinking and broadening of the term "open government" in light of the World Bank Group's Strategic Framework for Mainstreaming Citizen Engagement in World Bank Group Operations and World Development Report 2017: Governance and the Law. ... See More +

Working Paper 146036 FEB 01, 2020

Ul-Aflaha,Aichida; Mcneil,Mary L.; Kumagai,Saki Disclosed

Building Trust in Government through Citizen Engagement (English)

This paper explores questions related to trust in government and citizen engagement based on a literature review and consultations with experts and World Bank practitioners. ... See More +

Working Paper 146037 FEB 01, 2020

Kumagai,Saki; Ilorio,Federica Disclosed

Walking the Line : Brokering Humanitarian Identity in Conflict Research (English)

Increasingly, academic research in conflict-affected contexts relies on support from humanitarian organizations. Humanitarian organizations constitute sites of study in and of themselves; they partner with academics to roll out surveys or randomized program interventions; and they frequently facilitate security, logistics and transportation for independent researchers. ... See More +

Working Paper 145898 FEB 01, 2020

Lewis,Chloe Markham; Lumpali,Banga Alfred; Cimanuka,Ghislain; Hategekimana,Jean De Dieu; Lake,Milli May; Pierotti,Rachael Susan Disclosed

Papua New Guinea Economic Update : Facing Economic Headwinds (English)

Papua New Guinea’s economy continues to face economic headwinds resulting from global and domestic economic uncertainties. PNG’s real GDP, despite rebounding to 5.6 percent in 2019, is expected to fall and hover at around 3 percent on average between 2020¬ and 2022, posing many negative risks, including exposure to unexpected external shocks or potential domestic political and economic turbulence. ... See More +

Working Paper 145756 JAN 31, 2020

Sarsenov,Ilyas; Somanathan,Aparnaa; Grinyer,John Joseph Scott; Hasanov,Rashad; Kemp,Jo; Arur,Aneesa; Ragatz,Andrew B.; Dornan,Matthew Selwyn; Silva Parsons,Kenia Hatsue; Yi,Soonhwa; Swaminathan,Harini; Thiebaud,Alessia; Lai,Kenglin Disclosed

Local Solutions to Poverty (LSP) Achievement Brief 2017 (English)

In 2017, the Local Solutions to Poverty (LSP) focused on strengthening the GoI’s institutions and systems in three main areas: 1. Village Development: Strengthening village institutions, as participatory and inclusive platforms for rural development and poverty reduction, to help improve the effectiveness of US$ 7.3 billion in annual village funding; 2. ... See More +

Working Paper 145560 JAN 29, 2020

Disclosed

A Benchmark for the Performance of State-Owned Water Utilities in the Caribbean (English)

Improving the management and governance of state-owned enterprises in the water supply and sanitation sector in the Caribbean is critical. State-owned enterprises play a significant role in the economy through their impact on fiscal accounts and service delivery to citizens. ... See More +

Working Paper 145559 JAN 29, 2020

Burdescu,Ruxandra; Van Den Berg,Caroline; Janson,Nils M.; Alvarado, Oscar Disclosed

Staff Note for the G20 International Financial Architecture Working Group (IFAWG) : Recent Developments On Local Currency Bond Markets In Emerging Economies (English)

At the Cannes Summit in 2011, the G20 launched an initiative to prepare an action plan for the development of local currency bond markets (LCBMs). ... See More +

Working Paper 145551 JAN 27, 2020

Silva,Anderson Caputo; O'Reilly Gurhy,Bryan; Carvajal,Ana Fiorella; Paladines,Cindy Elizabeth; Jonasson,Thordur; Cohen,Charles; Mooi,Yen Nian; Chung,Kay; Papaioannou,Michael G. Disclosed

Care for Hypertension and other Chronic Conditions in Samoa : Understanding the Bottlenecks and Closing the Implementation Gaps (English)

The importance of non-communicable diseases (NCD) for the health status of Samoa’s population cannot be overstated - NCD causes are responsible for 7 of 10 pre-mature deaths with 3 of 10 due to cardiovascular causes alone1. ... See More +

Working Paper 145421 JAN 22, 2020

Fraser-Hurt,Nicole; Zhang, Shuo; Obure, Dayo Carol Disclosed

Care for Hypertension and other Chronic Conditions in Samoa : Understanding the Bottlenecks and Closing the Implementation Gaps (English)

The Samoan Ministry of Health and the World Bank jointly conducted a cascade analysis to systematically identify the gaps and bottlenecks in the delivery of hypertension care (as a tracer condition for NCDs) and look at ways to address them. ... See More +

Working Paper 145419 JAN 22, 2020

Zhang, Shuo; Obure, Dayo Carol; Fraser-Hurt,Nicole; Prestidge,Marelize Disclosed

Western Balkans and Croatia Urbanization and Territorial Review : Overview (English)

To accelerate growth and create jobs, the Western Balkans and Croatia will need faster economic growth generated by advanced industries and services that usually concentrate in cities. ... See More +

Working Paper 140354 JAN 21, 2020

Disclosed

Improving and Scaling Evidence : Research Conference on Forced Displacement (English)

This report summarizes key points and research elements that emerged from the Joint Data Center’s Research Conference held in Copenhagen, Denmark on January 16-18, 2020. ... See More +

Working Paper 146072 JAN 18, 2020

Disclosed

Insights from Disaggregating the Human Capital Index (English)

The Human Capital Index (HCI is a cross-country metric measuring the human capital that a child born today can expect to attain by her 18th birthday, given the risks of poor health and poor education prevailing in her country. ... See More +

Working Paper 144839 JAN 03, 2020

Avitabile,Ciro; D’Souza, Ritika; Gatti,Roberta V.; Chapman,Emily Weedon Disclosed

Prudential Regulatory and Supervisory Practices for Fintech : Payments, Credit and Deposits (English)

This report is a stock-take of the state of prudential regulation and supervision of fintech. It focuses on prudential questions related to three primary products—transaction accounts (deposits and e-money accounts), credit, and payments. ... See More +

Working Paper 145037 JAN 01, 2020

Taylor,Charles; Almansi,Aquiles A.; Ferrari,Aurora Disclosed

Zero Waste Event Planning: A Guide for Dar es Salaam (English)

Conferences, workshops, and public engagements have traditionally carried a high environmental cost. Venue specifications, branding, and catering have demanded simple solutions on tight deadlines, which often translates to: single-use, plastic, waste. ... See More +

Working Paper 145068 JAN 01, 2020

Disclosed

Brazil - Interoperability of ATMs (English)

There are twenty-one ATM networks in Brazil, mostly single bank networks. Cards are the predominant payment instrument used in Brazil, with the card market being the second largest in the world. ... See More +

Working Paper 145052 JAN 01, 2020

Ramteke,Nilima Chhabilal; Natarajan,Harish; Delort,Dorothee; Perolli,Bujana Disclosed

Using Behavioral Insights to Improve Disaster Preparedness, Early Warning and Response Mechanisms in Haiti (French)

Given the high exposure in Haiti to natural hazards, ensuring that proper disaster preparedness and response mechanisms are well established and managed can save lives. ... See More +

Working Paper 145070 JAN 01, 2020

Llopis Abella,Jimena; Perge,Emilie Bernadette; Afif,Zeina; Soto Orozco,Claudia Ruth; Padilla,Lace M; Hsu,Jessica English Disclosed

Using Behavioral Insights to Improve Disaster Preparedness, Early Warning and Response Mechanisms in Haiti (English)

Given the high exposure in Haiti to natural hazards, ensuring that proper disaster preparedness and response mechanisms are well established and managed can save lives. ... See More +

Working Paper 145070 JAN 01, 2020

Llopis Abella,Jimena; Perge,Emilie Bernadette; Afif,Zeina; Soto Orozco,Claudia Ruth; Padilla,Lace M; Hsu,Jessica French Disclosed

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Handbook for Gender-Inclusive Urban Planning and Design (Vol. 2) (English)
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FEB 12, 2020 145305 Working Paper
Handbook for Gender-Inclusive Urban Planning and Design : Overview (English)
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FEB 12, 2020 145305 Working Paper
Compendium of International and National Legal Frameworks on Female Genital Mutilation : Fourth Edition (English)
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FEB 01, 2020 145771 Working Paper
Building Blocks and New Frontiers for Open Government (English)
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FEB 01, 2020 146036 Working Paper
Building Trust in Government through Citizen Engagement (English)
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FEB 01, 2020 146037 Working Paper
Walking the Line : Brokering Humanitarian Identity in Conflict Research (English)
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FEB 01, 2020 145898 Working Paper
Papua New Guinea Economic Update : Facing Economic Headwinds (English)
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JAN 31, 2020 145756 Working Paper
Local Solutions to Poverty (LSP) Achievement Brief 2017 (English)
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JAN 29, 2020 145560 Working Paper
A Benchmark for the Performance of State-Owned Water Utilities in the Caribbean (English)
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JAN 29, 2020 145559 Working Paper
Staff Note for the G20 International Financial Architecture Working Group (IFAWG) : Recent Developments On Local Currency Bond Markets In Emerging Economies (English)
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JAN 27, 2020 145551 Working Paper
Care for Hypertension and other Chronic Conditions in Samoa : Understanding the Bottlenecks and Closing the Implementation Gaps (English)
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JAN 22, 2020 145421 Working Paper
Care for Hypertension and other Chronic Conditions in Samoa : Understanding the Bottlenecks and Closing the Implementation Gaps (English)
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JAN 22, 2020 145419 Working Paper
Western Balkans and Croatia Urbanization and Territorial Review : Overview (English)
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JAN 21, 2020 140354 Working Paper
Improving and Scaling Evidence : Research Conference on Forced Displacement (English)
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JAN 18, 2020 146072 Working Paper
Insights from Disaggregating the Human Capital Index (English)
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JAN 03, 2020 144839 Working Paper
Prudential Regulatory and Supervisory Practices for Fintech : Payments, Credit and Deposits (English)
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JAN 01, 2020 145037 Working Paper
Zero Waste Event Planning: A Guide for Dar es Salaam (English)
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JAN 01, 2020 145068 Working Paper
Brazil - Interoperability of ATMs (English)
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JAN 01, 2020 145052 Working Paper
Using Behavioral Insights to Improve Disaster Preparedness, Early Warning and Response Mechanisms in Haiti (French)
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JAN 01, 2020 145070 Working Paper English
Using Behavioral Insights to Improve Disaster Preparedness, Early Warning and Response Mechanisms in Haiti (English)
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JAN 01, 2020 145070 Working Paper French