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Vietnam - Central Highlands Connectivity Improvement Project : indigenous peoples plan : Ethnic minorities development plan (English)

The development objective of the Central Highlands Connectivity Improvement Project is to improve safe and climate-resilient road connectivity along the National Highway 19 Central Highlands-Central Coast corridor in Vietnam. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan SFG3063 APR 07, 2017

Asada,Mitsuyoshi Vietnamese Disclosed

St. Vincent and the Grenadines - Regional Disaster Vulnerability Reduction Project : restructuring (English)

The objective of the Regional Disaster Vulnerability Reduction Project in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is to measurably reduce vulnerability to natural hazards and climate change impacts in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and in the Eastern Caribbean Sub-region. ... See More +

Project Paper RES22768 FEB 06, 2017

Disclosed

Climate change : IFC's response (English)

This is the story of how one major global development institution, the International Finance Corporation (IFC), recognized and responded to the challenge of climate change, and wasitself transformed in the experience. ... See More +

Working Paper 114455 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Global facility for disaster reduction and recovery strategy 2018-2021 : Bringing resilience to scale (English)

Achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals, the Paris Agreement, and the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction is challenged by a world of accelerating and transformative shifts, widespread disruptions, and persistent inequity. ... See More +

Working Paper 117705 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Promoting opportunities for all Haitians (French)

The World Bank Group (WBG) in Haiti supports the efforts of the Haitian government to reduce poverty, lower the country’s vulnerability to natural disasters, rebuild critical infrastructure, strengthen human capital, promote decentralized and inclusive growth, and enhance governance. ... See More +

Brief 112136 OCT 01, 2016

Chapoy,Christelle Anne-Cecile; Edmond,Berdine Disclosed

Modeling the impacts of climate change on future Vietnamese households : a micro-simulation approach (English)

The impacts of climate change on poverty depend on the magnitude of climate change, but also on demographic and socioeconomic trends. An analysis of hundreds of baseline scenarios for future economic development in the absence of climate change in Vietnam shows that the main determinant of the eradication of extreme poverty by 2030 is the income of unskilled agriculture workers, followed by redistribution policies. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7766 JUL 25, 2016

Rozenberg,Julie; Hallegatte,Stephane Disclosed

Environmental risks and poverty : analyzing geo-spatial and household data from Vietnam (English)

This study combines high-resolution, geo-spatial data and household data from the Vietnam Living Standard Measurement Surveys in 2010, 2012, and 2014 to investigate the relationship between environmental risks and poverty. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7763 JUL 25, 2016

Narloch,Ulf Gerrit; Bangalore,Mook Disclosed

IDA18 first replenishment meeting : Co-chairs’ summary (English)

Board Summary 105225 MAR 15, 2016

Disclosed

Indonesia - Climate Change Development Policy Loan Project (English)

Ratings for the Climate Change Development Policy Loan Project for Indonesia were as follows: outcomes were moderately unsatisfactory, the risk to development outcome was moderate, the Bank performance was moderately satisfactory, and the Borrower performance was moderately unsatisfactory. ... See More +

Project Performance Assessment Report 103063 FEB 09, 2016

Disclosed

Georgia - Transitioning from status to needs based assistance for IDPs : a poverty and social impact analysis (English)

This report presents to the Government of Georgia (GoG) an analysis of the implications of potential policy changes to internally displaced person (IDP) assistance. ... See More +

Working Paper ACS16557 FEB 01, 2016

Georgieva,Sophia V. Disclosed

World Bank Group Climate Change Action Plan 2016-2020 (English)

Climate change poses an enormous challenge to development. By 2050, the world will have to feed 9 billion people, extend housing and services to 2 billion new urban residents, and provide universal access to affordable energy, and do so while bringing down global greenhouse gas emissions to a level that make a sustainable future possible. ... See More +

Working Paper 106365 JAN 17, 2016

World Bank; IFC; MIGA Disclosed

Monitoring of glaciers, climate, and runoff in the Hindu Kush-Himalaya mountains (English)

Hydrometeorological monitoring, as discussed here, describes the activities required to characterize the properties and processes of the hydrosphere as it exists in the three-dimensional mesoscale environment of the high-mountain catchment basins of the Hindu Kush-Himalaya (HKH) Mountains. ... See More +

Working Paper 67668 JAN 01, 2016

Alford,Donald L.; Archer,David Ronald; Bookhagen,Bodo; Grabs, Wolfgang; Halvorson,Sarah J.; Hewitt,Kenneth; Immerzeel,Walter; Kamp,Ulrich; Krumwiede,Brandon Scott 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 JAN 01, 2016

Bangalore,Mukund Ram Disclosed

Zambia - Second Phase of the Strengthening Climate Resilience Project : environmental and social impact assessment (English)

The development objective of the Second Phase of the Strengthening Climate Resilience Project for Zambia is to strengthen Zambia's institutional framework for climate resilience and improve the adaptive capacity of vulnerable communities in the Barotse sub-basin. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG1087 OCT 01, 2015

Olatunji,Iretomiwa Disclosed

Congo - Support to Street Children and Vulnerable Groups in Kinshasa Project : procurement plan : Plan de passation des marches simplifie (French)

Procurement Plan 95577 MAR 20, 2015

Disclosed

Vietnam - Climate Change and Green Growth Project (English)

Program Information Document 103739 JAN 18, 2015

Disclosed

Vulnerability of internally displaced persons in urban settings (Dari)

Internal displacement, rapid growth of urban areas and proliferation of informal settlements are in the spotlight of public policy debate in Afghanistan at present. ... See More +

Working Paper 95964 JAN 01, 2015

Disclosed

Can we measure resilience ? a proposed method and evidence from countries in the Sahel (English)

Although resilience has become a popular concept in studies of poverty and vulnerability, it has been difficult to obtain a credible measure of resilience. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7170 JAN 01, 2015

Alfani, Federica; Dabalen, Andrew; Fisker, Peter; Molini, Vasco Disclosed

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Vietnam - Central Highlands Connectivity Improvement Project : indigenous peoples plan : Ethnic minorities development plan (English)
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APR 07, 2017 SFG3063 Indigenous Peoples Plan Vietnamese
St. Vincent and the Grenadines - Regional Disaster Vulnerability Reduction Project : restructuring (English)
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FEB 06, 2017 RES22768 Project Paper
Climate change : IFC's response (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 114455 Working Paper
Global facility for disaster reduction and recovery strategy 2018-2021 : Bringing resilience to scale (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 117705 Working Paper
Promoting opportunities for all Haitians (French)
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OCT 01, 2016 112136 Brief
Modeling the impacts of climate change on future Vietnamese households : a micro-simulation approach (English)
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JUL 25, 2016 WPS7766 Policy Research Working Paper
Environmental risks and poverty : analyzing geo-spatial and household data from Vietnam (English)
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JUL 25, 2016 WPS7763 Policy Research Working Paper
Madagascar - Emergency Infrastructure Preservation and Vulnerability Reduction Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 5) : Etude d’impacts environnementaux travaux de reconstruction de deux ponts sur la RN4 (French,English)
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APR 01, 2016 SFG2068 Environmental Assessment
IDA18 first replenishment meeting : Co-chairs’ summary (English)
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MAR 15, 2016 105225 Board Summary
Indonesia - Climate Change Development Policy Loan Project (English)
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FEB 09, 2016 103063 Project Performance Assessment Report
Georgia - Transitioning from status to needs based assistance for IDPs : a poverty and social impact analysis (English)
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FEB 01, 2016 ACS16557 Working Paper
World Bank Group Climate Change Action Plan 2016-2020 (English)
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JAN 17, 2016 106365 Working Paper
Monitoring of glaciers, climate, and runoff in the Hindu Kush-Himalaya mountains (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 67668 Working Paper
Shock waves : managing the impacts of climate change on poverty (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 100758 Publication
Zambia - Second Phase of the Strengthening Climate Resilience Project : environmental and social impact assessment (English)
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OCT 01, 2015 SFG1087 Environmental Assessment
Congo - Support to Street Children and Vulnerable Groups in Kinshasa Project : procurement plan : Plan de passation des marches simplifie (French)
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MAR 20, 2015 95577 Procurement Plan
Vietnam - Climate Change and Green Growth Project (English)
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JAN 18, 2015 103739 Program Information Document
Analysis of vulnerability and adaptation strategies to the variability and climate change in the Cuenca Canton : Análisis de vulnerabilidad y estrategias de adaptación a la variabilidad y cambio climático en el Cantón Cuenca (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2015 99302 Publication
Vulnerability of internally displaced persons in urban settings (Dari)
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JAN 01, 2015 95964 Working Paper
Can we measure resilience ? a proposed method and evidence from countries in the Sahel (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 WPS7170 Policy Research Working Paper