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Haiti - Disaster Risk Management and Reconstruction Project : environmental assessment : Plan de gestion environnementale et sociale (French)

Environmental Assessment SFG3976 JAN 29, 2018

Disclosed

The triple dividend of resilience : realizing development goals through the multiple benefits of disaster risk management (English)

The adverse impacts of climate change and extreme weather events are a severe threat to livelihoods, and hold back growth and sustainable development. ... See More +

Working Paper 122524 JAN 05, 2018

Rajput,Sumati; Wilkinson, Emily; Reid,Robert Curle Jesse; Rentschler,Jun Erik; Tanner, Thomas; Surminski, Swenja Disclosed

Resilient infrastructure public-private partnerships (PPPs) : contracts and procurement – the case of Japan (English)

Resilient economic infrastructure plays an increasingly significant role in mitigating natural disaster risks, including hydrometeorological and geophysical hazards, especially in the contexts of climate variability and change. ... See More +

Working Paper 122703 DEC 01, 2017

Shibuya,Naho; Sasamori,Sanae Disclosed

Resilient recovery : quicker, more effective, and better-coordinated (English)

GFDRR’s Resilient Recovery program is involved in every major disaster, helping affected countries assess damage as well as economic losses and needs, plan for recovery, and be better prepared to respond in the future. ... See More +

Brief 121911 NOV 01, 2017

Leitmann,Josef Lloyd Disclosed

Disaster preparedness offers big payoffs for utilities (English)

Achieving the right balance between resilience and the cost of electricity poses a challenge. Technical solutions are available to mitigate the risks posed by most hazards, but they affect the prices customers pay for power and may be difficult to justify to regulators. ... See More +

Brief 120677 OCT 24, 2017

Disclosed

Toward integrated disaster risk management in Vietnam : recommendations based on the drought and saltwater intrusion crisis and the case for investing in longer-term resilience - overview (English)

Vietnam is one of the most hazard-prone countries in the East Asia and Pacific region, with droughts, severe storms, and flooding causing substantial economic and human losses. ... See More +

Working Paper 120444 OCT 13, 2017

Kerblat,Yann; Chinh,Ngo Cong; Baca,Abigail C.; Chia,Brendan Ming Hui; Nguyen,Dzung Huy; Srivastava,Jitendra P.; Hanumappa,Mamatha; Wilderspin,Ian Furniss Disclosed

Comprehensive disaster risk management in Serbia : from response to resilience (English)

A recent World Bank report found that summer temperatures in the Balkans could average 7.5°C higher than in pre-industrial times, with water shortages and extreme weather events becoming far more frequent and severe. ... See More +

Brief 121908 OCT 01, 2017

Ayhan,Elif Disclosed

Dominican Republic - Disaster Risk Management Development Policy Loan with a Deferred Drawdown Option for Catastrophe Risks Project (English)

The development objective of the Disaster Risk Management Development Policy Loan with a Deferred Drawdown Option for Catastrophe Risks Project for Dominican Republic is to support the Government of the Dominican Republic in: (a) strengthening institutions for improved climate and disaster resilience in priority sectors; and (b) establishing mandatory regulations for climate and disaster risk reduction in public investment and construction works. ... See More +

Program Document 113643 SEP 19, 2017

Disclosed

Bolivia - Disaster Risk Managment Development Policy Credit and Loan Project (English)

Ratings for the Disaster Risk Management Development Policy Credit and Loan Project for Bolivia were as follows: outcomes were moderately satisfactory, the risk to development outcome was moderate, the Bank performance was moderately satisfactory, and the Borrower performance was also moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3891 AUG 08, 2017

Disclosed

Evaluation of resilience-building operations : operational guidance paper for project task teams (English)

This document presents a five-step process to support World Bank Task Team Leaders (TTLs) in the design of evaluations for resilience-building projects/programs. ... See More +

Working Paper 119937 AUG 01, 2017

Disclosed

The Philippines : disaster risk management development policy loan with a catastrophe deferred drawdown option (English)

Ratings for the Disaster Risk Management and Development Policy Loan project were as follows: outcome was satisfactory, risk to development outcome was moderate, Bank performance was satisfactory, and Borrower performance was satisfactory. ... See More +

Project Performance Assessment Report 114746 JUN 27, 2017

Disclosed

Colombia : disaster risk management development policy loan (English)

Ratings for the Disaster Risk Management Development Policy Loan project were as follows: outcome was satisfactory, risk to development outcome was negligible to low, Bank performance was moderately satisfactory, and Borrower performance was satisfactory. ... See More +

Project Performance Assessment Report 114745 JUN 27, 2017

Disclosed

Vanuatu - Increasing Resilience to Climate Change and Natural Hazards Project : restructuring (English)

The development objective of the Increasing Resilience to Climate Change and Natural Hazards Project for Vanuatu is to help increase the resilience of communities in Vanuatu to the impacts of climate variability and change and natural hazards on food and water security as well as livelihoods. ... See More +

Project Paper RES23853 JUN 23, 2017

Disclosed

Laos - Southeast Asia Disaster Risk Management Project (English)

The objective of the Southeast Asia Disaster Risk Management Project for Laos is to reduce the impacts of flooding in Muang Xay and enhance the Government’s capacity to provide hydro-meteorological services and disaster response. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD2196 JUN 14, 2017

Disclosed

Haiti - Disaster Risk Management and Reconstruction Project : additional financing and restructuring (English)

The objective of the Additional Financing for the Disaster Risk Management and Reconstruction Project for Haiti is to support the Recipient in improving disaster response capacity and enhancing the resiliency of critical transport infrastructure. ... See More +

Project Paper PAD2348 MAY 25, 2017

Disclosed

Myanmar - Southeast Asia Disaster Risk Managemen Project (English)

The objective of the Southeast Asia Disaster Risk Management Project for Myanmar is to improve drainage services, and the structural performance of selected public facilities in Yangon, and enhance the capacity of the Government to facilitate disaster response. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD2197 MAY 24, 2017

Disclosed

Serbia - Disaster Risk Management Development Policy Loan with a Catastrophe-Deferred Drawdown Option Project (English)

The development objective of Disaster Risk Management Development Policy Loan with a Catastrophe-Deferred Drawdown Option (CAT DDO) Project is to strengthen Serbia’s institutional and legal framework to effectively manage the physical and fiscal impact of natural hazards. ... See More +

Program Document 113655 APR 06, 2017

Disclosed

Challenge fund : Phase I results and learnings (English)

The UK Department for International Development (DFID), under the Science for Humanitarian Emergencies and Resilience (SHEAR) project, commissioned the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) to launch a competitive Challenge Fund (CF) to deliver an innovative demand-led toolkit to support risk identification and decision-making. ... See More +

Working Paper 115088 MAR 01, 2017

Disclosed

Serbia - National Disaster Risk Management Program Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 117113 MAR 01, 2017

Disclosed

China - Wenchuan Earthquake Recovery Project (English)

Ratings of Wenchuan Earthquake Recovery Project for China were as follows: outcome was satisfactory, risk to development outcome was substantial, Bank performance was satisfactory, and Borrower performance was satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3783 FEB 27, 2017

Disclosed

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Haiti - Disaster Risk Management and Reconstruction Project : environmental assessment : Plan de gestion environnementale et sociale (French)
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JAN 29, 2018 SFG3976 Environmental Assessment
The triple dividend of resilience : realizing development goals through the multiple benefits of disaster risk management (English)
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JAN 05, 2018 122524 Working Paper
Resilient infrastructure public-private partnerships (PPPs) : contracts and procurement – the case of Japan (English)
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DEC 01, 2017 122703 Working Paper
Resilient recovery : quicker, more effective, and better-coordinated (English)
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NOV 01, 2017 121911 Brief
Disaster preparedness offers big payoffs for utilities (English)
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OCT 24, 2017 120677 Brief
Toward integrated disaster risk management in Vietnam : recommendations based on the drought and saltwater intrusion crisis and the case for investing in longer-term resilience - overview (English)
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OCT 13, 2017 120444 Working Paper
Comprehensive disaster risk management in Serbia : from response to resilience (English)
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OCT 01, 2017 121908 Brief
Dominican Republic - Disaster Risk Management Development Policy Loan with a Deferred Drawdown Option for Catastrophe Risks Project (English)
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SEP 19, 2017 113643 Program Document
Bolivia - Disaster Risk Managment Development Policy Credit and Loan Project (English)
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AUG 08, 2017 ICR3891 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Evaluation of resilience-building operations : operational guidance paper for project task teams (English)
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AUG 01, 2017 119937 Working Paper
The Philippines : disaster risk management development policy loan with a catastrophe deferred drawdown option (English)
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JUN 27, 2017 114746 Project Performance Assessment Report
Colombia : disaster risk management development policy loan (English)
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JUN 27, 2017 114745 Project Performance Assessment Report
Vanuatu - Increasing Resilience to Climate Change and Natural Hazards Project : restructuring (English)
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JUN 23, 2017 RES23853 Project Paper
Laos - Southeast Asia Disaster Risk Management Project (English)
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JUN 14, 2017 PAD2196 Project Appraisal Document
Haiti - Disaster Risk Management and Reconstruction Project : additional financing and restructuring (English)
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MAY 25, 2017 PAD2348 Project Paper
Myanmar - Southeast Asia Disaster Risk Managemen Project (English)
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MAY 24, 2017 PAD2197 Project Appraisal Document
Serbia - Disaster Risk Management Development Policy Loan with a Catastrophe-Deferred Drawdown Option Project (English)
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APR 06, 2017 113655 Program Document
Challenge fund : Phase I results and learnings (English)
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MAR 01, 2017 115088 Working Paper
Serbia - National Disaster Risk Management Program Project : procurement plan (English)
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MAR 01, 2017 117113 Procurement Plan
China - Wenchuan Earthquake Recovery Project (English)
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FEB 27, 2017 ICR3783 Implementation Completion and Results Report