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Effect of climate policies on labor markets in developing countries : review of the evidence and directions for future research (English)

This study surveys one of the critical welfare aspects of contemplating climate policies in developing countries and their potential effect on workers and labor markets. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8332 FEB 07, 2018

Hafstead,Marc Andrew Christian; Williams III,Roberton C.; Golub,Alexander Alexandrovich; Meijer,Siet; Narayanan,Badri G.; Nyamweya,Kevin; Steinbuks,Jevgenijs Disclosed

Madagascar - Climate change and health diagnostic : risks and opportunities for climate-smarthealth and nutrition investment (English)

In Madagascar, climate change is already impacting health, and this damage will continue. Without adequate investment in health sector resilience, recent development gains are likely to be reversed, with serious consequences for Madagascar’s people and environment. ... See More +

Working Paper 121945 JAN 12, 2018

Bouley,Timothy; Midgley,Amelia; Shumake-Guillemot, Joy; Golden,Christopher De Weir; Ebi,Kristie Lee Disclosed

Methodological guidance : climate change and health diagnostic : A country-based approach for assessing risks and investing in climate-smart health systems (English)

Many World Bank Group (WBG) client countries—and especially their poor populations—are being disproportionately affected by the impacts of climate change on human health. ... See More +

Working Paper 122328 JAN 09, 2018

Ebi,Kristie Lee; Shumake-Guillemot, Joy Shumake; Golden,Christopher De Weir; Midgley,Amelia; Bouley,Timothy Disclosed

China - Reduction and Phase-out of PFOS Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 122484 JAN 04, 2018

Disclosed

Operational guidance for monitoring and evaluation (M&E) in climate and disaster resilience-building operations (English)

This note offers practical guidance for monitoring and evaluation (M&E) of World Bank operations that aim to increase resilience to climate-related natural disasters and long-term climatic changes (resilience M&E), through activities that include climate change adaptation and disaster risk management (resilience-building) components. ... See More +

Working Paper 122226 DEC 01, 2017

Disclosed

India - Jharkhand Municipal Development Project : resettlement plan : Resettlement policy framework (English)

The objective of the Jharkhand Municipal Development Project for India is be to improve access of urban service delivery and urban management capacity in participating state and local government agencies. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan SFG3803 NOV 17, 2017

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Establishing scaled-up crediting program baselines under the Paris Agreement : issues and options (English)

This technical note offers guidance and identifies options for developing baselines for scaled-up crediting programs under the Paris Agreement. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 121265 NOV 01, 2017

Fussler,Jurg Stephan; Gadde,Harikumar; Tao,Nuyi; Platonova-Oquab,Alexandrina; Spalding-Fecher,Dennis Randall; Klein, Noemie; Broekhoff, Derik; Besley,Daniel James; Oppermann,Klaus; Schneider, Lambert Disclosed

Dialogue for climate action : designing dialogue for climate change - six fundamental principles for catalyzing climate action through dialogue (English)

The challenges posed by climate change - the impact of which extends from small remote island villages to the entire planet - demand collective action by governments, industries, and societies at large. ... See More +

Working Paper 121441 NOV 01, 2017

Beykan,Naz; Kechichian,Etienne Raffi; Robakowski-Van Stralen,Anja; Liu,Jiemei; Manchanda,Sumit Disclosed

Statement by H.E Gerd Müller at the 96th meeting of the Development Committee held on October 14, 2017 (English)

This is a statement by H.E. Gerd Müller, Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development at the 96th meeting of the Development Committee held on October 14, 2017. ... See More +

Board Report 120488 OCT 14, 2017

Disclosed

Uzbekistan - Sustainable Agriculture and Climate Change Mitigation Project : restructuring (English)

The development objectives of the Sustainable Agriculture and Climate Change Mitigation Project for Uzbekistan are to: (i) promote the introduction of renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies of relevance to agri-businesses and farms; and (ii) strengthen capacity for improving degraded irrigated land and water conservation in the project area. ... See More +

Project Paper RES29359 OCT 01, 2017

Burunciuc,Lilia Disclosed

Climate vulnerability assessment : making Fiji climate resilient (English)

The country has an area of 18,000 km spread over 332 islands, of which about 110 are inhabited. Most of the population lives on two large islands, Viti Levu and Vanua Levu. ... See More +

Working Paper 120756 OCT 01, 2017

Disclosed

The Ocean economy in Mauritius : making it happen, making it last (Vol. 2) : Appendices (English)

The book aims at assessing the overall potential of the Ocean Economy (OE) to contribute to Mauritius' development, at identifying key sectoral and cross-cutting challenges to be overcome in order to seize that potential; and at evaluating ways to ensure the OE's longer-term sustainability, addressing in particular environmental and climate change concerns. ... See More +

Working Paper 120633 OCT 01, 2017

Emanuel,Kerry Andrew; Neumann, James E.; Alfstad, Thomas; Smith, Joanna; Willwerth, Jacqueline; Kelleher,Kieran; Farrell,Sheila; Strzepek, Kenneth M.; Beejadhur,Yuvan A.; Howells,Mark Idwal; Kelly Ph.D, Tim Disclosed

Western Africa - Coastal Area Management Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 4) : Quadro de gestão ambiental e social pour São Tomé e Príncipe (Portuguese)

Environmental Assessment SFG3801 OCT 01, 2017

Kwengwere,Jayne Angela Disclosed

Natural disaster damage indices based on remotely sensed data: an application to Indonesia (English)

Combining nightlight data as a proxy for economic activity with remote sensing data typically used for natural hazard modeling, this paper constructs novel damage indices at the district level for Indonesia, for different disaster events such as floods, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions and the 2004 Christmas Tsunami. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8188 SEP 08, 2017

Skoufias,Emmanuel; Strobl,Eric; Tveit,Thomas Breivik Disclosed

Uruguay - Sustainable Management of Natural Resources and Climate Change Project : resettlement plan : Marco de políticas de reasentamiento (Portuguese)

Resettlement Plan SFG3649 SEP 01, 2017

Trier,Remi Charles Andre Disclosed

Tracing back the weather origins of human welfare: evidence from Mozambique (English)

Mozambique is among the African countries most exposed to weather-related hazards. Using detailed gridded precipitation data for individuals' birth-year and birth-district, this study investigates the effects of extreme rainfall anomalies around the time of birth on long-run well-being. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8167 AUG 14, 2017

Baez Ramirez,Javier Eduardo; Caruso,German Daniel; Niu,Chiyu Disclosed

Executive Directors' strategic engagements work program (undated) (August 2017) (English)

This Executive Directors' strategic engagements work program covers FY18 Q1, Q2, and updated reports and other documents to be circulated for information for FY18 Q1. ... See More +

Board Report 117999 AUG 01, 2017

Disclosed

Climate change and disaster management (English)

This is a background paper to the Pacific Possible report. Climate change and natural disasters represent major threats to Pacific Island countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 119111 AUG 01, 2017

Disclosed

Executive Directors' strategic engagements work program (undated) (July 2017) (English)

This Executive Directors' strategic engagements work program covers FY18 Q1, Q2, and updated reports and other documents to be circulated for information for FY17 Q4. ... See More +

Board Report 117340 JUL 01, 2017

Disclosed

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Effect of climate policies on labor markets in developing countries : review of the evidence and directions for future research (English)
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FEB 07, 2018 WPS8332 Policy Research Working Paper
Madagascar - Climate change and health diagnostic : risks and opportunities for climate-smarthealth and nutrition investment (English)
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JAN 12, 2018 121945 Working Paper
Methodological guidance : climate change and health diagnostic : A country-based approach for assessing risks and investing in climate-smart health systems (English)
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JAN 09, 2018 122328 Working Paper
China - Reduction and Phase-out of PFOS Project : procurement plan (English)
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JAN 04, 2018 122484 Procurement Plan
Operational guidance for monitoring and evaluation (M&E) in climate and disaster resilience-building operations (English)
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DEC 01, 2017 122226 Working Paper
India - Jharkhand Municipal Development Project : resettlement plan : Resettlement policy framework (English)
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NOV 17, 2017 SFG3803 Resettlement Plan
Establishing scaled-up crediting program baselines under the Paris Agreement : issues and options (English)
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NOV 01, 2017 121265 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Dialogue for climate action : designing dialogue for climate change - six fundamental principles for catalyzing climate action through dialogue (English)
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NOV 01, 2017 121441 Working Paper
Statement by H.E Gerd Müller at the 96th meeting of the Development Committee held on October 14, 2017 (English)
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OCT 14, 2017 120488 Board Report
Uzbekistan - Sustainable Agriculture and Climate Change Mitigation Project : restructuring (English)
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OCT 01, 2017 RES29359 Project Paper
Climate vulnerability assessment : making Fiji climate resilient (English)
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OCT 01, 2017 120756 Working Paper
The Ocean economy in Mauritius : making it happen, making it last (Vol. 2) : Appendices (English)
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OCT 01, 2017 120633 Working Paper
Western Africa - Coastal Area Management Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 4) : Quadro de gestão ambiental e social pour São Tomé e Príncipe (Portuguese)
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OCT 01, 2017 SFG3801 Environmental Assessment
Western Africa - Coastal Areas Resilience Investment Project : resettlement plan : Cadre de politique de reinstallation des populations pour Cote d'Ivoire (French)
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OCT 01, 2017 SFG3784 Resettlement Plan
Natural disaster damage indices based on remotely sensed data: an application to Indonesia (English)
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SEP 08, 2017 WPS8188 Policy Research Working Paper
Uruguay - Sustainable Management of Natural Resources and Climate Change Project : resettlement plan : Marco de políticas de reasentamiento (Portuguese)
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SEP 01, 2017 SFG3649 Resettlement Plan
Tracing back the weather origins of human welfare: evidence from Mozambique (English)
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AUG 14, 2017 WPS8167 Policy Research Working Paper
Executive Directors' strategic engagements work program (undated) (August 2017) (English)
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AUG 01, 2017 117999 Board Report
Climate change and disaster management (English)
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AUG 01, 2017 119111 Working Paper
Executive Directors' strategic engagements work program (undated) (July 2017) (English)
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JUL 01, 2017 117340 Board Report