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Supporting disadvantaged children enter kindergarten: experimental evidence from Bulgaria (English)

This paper presents findings from a large scale multi-arm randomized control trial implemented in 2014-2015 across 236 poor settlements across Bulgaria with the aim to improve full-day kindergarten participation of poor children, especially Roma and Turkish. ... See More +

Working Paper 116056 JUN 01, 2017

Bulgarian Disclosed

Baseline study for the maternal and newborn health performance based financing project in Lesotho (English)

Lesotho is a small, mountainous kingdom, surrounded by the Republic of South Africa. The country is divided into ten administrative districts and further divided into four ecological zones: Lowlands, Foothills, Mountains, and Senqu River Valley (Ministry of Health, Lesotho and ICF International, 2016). ... See More +

Working Paper 114373 APR 01, 2017

Walldorf,Jeanette; De Walque,Damien B. C. M.; Shapira,Gil; Yamashita-Allen,Kanako Disclosed

Pre-primary education in Mongolia : access, quality of service delivery, & child development outcomes - March 2017 : Монгол улсын сургуулийн өмнөх боловсрол: үйлчилгээний хүртээмж, чанар ба хүүхдийн хөгжлийн үр дүн (Mongolian)

Sustaining in recent years expenditure on early childhood education (ECE) at over a fifth of its education budget, Mongolia is a relatively high spender on pre-primary education. ... See More +

Working Paper 113752 MAR 01, 2017

English Disclosed

Pre-primary education in Mongolia : access, quality of service delivery, & child development outcomes - March 2017 (English)

Sustaining in recent years expenditure on early childhood education (ECE) at over a fifth of its education budget, Mongolia is a relatively high spender on pre-primary education. ... See More +

Working Paper 113752 MAR 01, 2017

Mongolian Disclosed

Promising approaches in early childhood development : early childhood development interventions from around the World (English)

Working Paper 114015 MAR 01, 2017

Devercelli,Amanda Epstein; Bassett,Lucy Katherine; Denboba,Amina Debissa; Mulet,Pamela; Powers,Shawn Michael; Sayre,Rebecca Kraft Disclosed

Building the Human Capital of Tomorrow - An Impact Evaluation of the Early Childhood Stimulation Program (English)

This policy note examines the status of Early Childhood Development (ECD) efforts in Bangladesh and presents the results of a rigorous impact evaluation of an ECD program. ... See More +

Working Paper ACS20849 FEB 16, 2017

Nomura,Shinsaku Disclosed

Serbia - Inclusive Early Childhood Education and Care Project (English)

The development objective of the Inclusive Early Childhood Education and Care Project for Serbia is to improve access to quality Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) services, in particular for children from socially disadvantaged backgrounds. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD1802 JAN 30, 2017

Disclosed

Planning for developing child-friendly aanganwadis : handbook for officers, administrators, and planners : बाल-सुलभ आँगनवाड़ी विकसित करने की योजना बनाना (Hindi,English)

This document is for all those officers, planners, and administrators who are working for aanganwadi integrated child development scheme (ICDS) development at project, district, or state and union territory level. ... See More +

Working Paper 114276 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Developing child-friendly aanganwadis with bala : बाल-सुलभ आँगनवाड़ी बाला के साथ विकसित करना (Hindi,English)

This construction manual is for agencies, engineers, and architects involved in aanganwadi repair and renovation or new construction. This report gives detailed information and guidance to understand and construct the concept of making better Aanganwadis, methods of child-centric repair or construction; role of building as learning aid (BaLA) in child development and developing BaLA - settings and BaLA - resources in aanganwadi premises. ... See More +

Working Paper 114275 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

The role of information and cash transfers on early childhood development : evidence from Nepal (English)

Although substantial progress has been made in combating malnutrition at the global level, chronic maternal and child malnutrition remains a serious problem in many parts of the developing world. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7931 DEC 29, 2016

Levere,Michael Benjamin; Acharya,Gayatri; Bharadwaj,Prashant Disclosed

Early childhood development in Tonga : baseline results from the Tongan early human capability index (English)

Early childhood development is the holistic development of children from conception to about eight years. Development is defined as the process of change in which children come to master increasingly complex levels of moving, thinking, feeling, and interacting with people and objects in their environment. ... See More +

Publication 110821 DEC 07, 2016

Brinkman,Sally Ann; Vu,Binh Thanh Disclosed

Early childhood diarrhea in rural Bangladesh (English)

The study was nested within a larger randomized controlled trial with funding from the World Bank’s South Asia Food and Nutrition Security Initiative (SAFANSI), measuring the benefits of water quality, sanitation, hand washing, and nutritional interventions to improve child health and development. ... See More +

Brief 110772 DEC 01, 2016

Disclosed

Serbia - Inclusive Early Childhood Education and Care Project : resettlement plan : Resettlement policy framework (English)

The objective of the Inclusive Early Child Education and Care Project for Serbia is to improve access to quality Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) services, in particular for children from socially disadvantaged backgrounds. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan SFG2660 NOV 18, 2016

Herrera Sosa,Katia Marina Disclosed

Lao PDR early childhood education project : snapshot four - services and facilities (English)

This is the fourth in a series of snapshot reports presenting results from a large-scale early childhood education (ECE) study conducted in the northern provinces of Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR). ... See More +

Working Paper 110264 NOV 15, 2016

Brinkman,Sally Ann; Sincovich,Alanna; Cerdan-Infantes,Pedro; Danchev,Plamen Nikolov Disclosed

Lao PDR early childhood education project : snapshot three - child development (English)

This snapshot summarizes preliminary findings related to child development from the early childhood education (ECE) study in Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR). ... See More +

Working Paper 110263 NOV 15, 2016

Brinkman,Sally Ann; Sincovich,Alanna; Cerdan-Infantes,Pedro; Danchev,Plamen Nikolov Disclosed

Serbia - Inclusive Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework document (English)

The development objective of the Inclusive Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) Project for Serbia is to improve access, quality and equity of Early Childhood Education and Care services, in particular for children from socially disadvantaged backgrounds. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG2637 NOV 01, 2016

Herrera Sosa,Katia Marina Disclosed

Snapshot : investing in the early years for growth and productivity (English)

Investing in the early years is one of the smartest things a country can do to eliminate extreme poverty, boost shared prosperity, and create the human capital needed for economies to diversify and grow. ... See More +

Brief 108831 OCT 05, 2016

Spanish, French, Disclosed

Cashing in on education : women, childcare, and prosperity in Latin America and the Caribbean (English)

Investments in education across countries in Latin America and the Caribbean have transformed the lives of millions of girls and the prospects of their families and societies. ... See More +

Publication 113644 OCT 04, 2016

Mateo Díaz,Mercedes; Rodriguez Chamussy,Lourdes Disclosed

Seeking opportunities for all : 2016 humanity opportunity index for Latin America and the Caribbean : Buscando oportunidades para todos: índice oportunidade humana 2016 para a América Latina e o Caribe (Portuguese)

The Human Opportunity Index (HOI) measures how equitably services are provided within countries. The indicator allows to better monitor if children have access to these opportunities independently of individual circumstances that are out of control. ... See More +

Brief 109075 OCT 01, 2016

Disclosed

Seeking opportunities for all : 2016 humanity opportunity index for Latin America and the Caribbean (English)

The Human Opportunity Index (HOI) measures how equitably services are provided within countries. The indicator allows to better monitor if children have access to these opportunities independently of individual circumstances that are out of control. ... See More +

Brief 109075 OCT 01, 2016

Disclosed

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Supporting disadvantaged children enter kindergarten: experimental evidence from Bulgaria (English)
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JUN 01, 2017 116056 Working Paper Bulgarian
Baseline study for the maternal and newborn health performance based financing project in Lesotho (English)
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APR 01, 2017 114373 Working Paper
Pre-primary education in Mongolia : access, quality of service delivery, & child development outcomes - March 2017 : Монгол улсын сургуулийн өмнөх боловсрол: үйлчилгээний хүртээмж, чанар ба хүүхдийн хөгжлийн үр дүн (Mongolian)
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MAR 01, 2017 113752 Working Paper English
Pre-primary education in Mongolia : access, quality of service delivery, & child development outcomes - March 2017 (English)
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MAR 01, 2017 113752 Working Paper Mongolian
Promising approaches in early childhood development : early childhood development interventions from around the World (English)
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MAR 01, 2017 114015 Working Paper
Building the Human Capital of Tomorrow - An Impact Evaluation of the Early Childhood Stimulation Program (English)
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FEB 16, 2017 ACS20849 Working Paper
Serbia - Inclusive Early Childhood Education and Care Project (English)
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JAN 30, 2017 PAD1802 Project Appraisal Document
Planning for developing child-friendly aanganwadis : handbook for officers, administrators, and planners : बाल-सुलभ आँगनवाड़ी विकसित करने की योजना बनाना (Hindi,English)
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JAN 01, 2017 114276 Working Paper
Developing child-friendly aanganwadis with bala : बाल-सुलभ आँगनवाड़ी बाला के साथ विकसित करना (Hindi,English)
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JAN 01, 2017 114275 Working Paper
The role of information and cash transfers on early childhood development : evidence from Nepal (English)
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DEC 29, 2016 WPS7931 Policy Research Working Paper
Early childhood development in Tonga : baseline results from the Tongan early human capability index (English)
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DEC 07, 2016 110821 Publication
Early childhood diarrhea in rural Bangladesh (English)
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DEC 01, 2016 110772 Brief
Serbia - Inclusive Early Childhood Education and Care Project : resettlement plan : Resettlement policy framework (English)
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NOV 18, 2016 SFG2660 Resettlement Plan
Lao PDR early childhood education project : snapshot four - services and facilities (English)
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NOV 15, 2016 110264 Working Paper
Lao PDR early childhood education project : snapshot three - child development (English)
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NOV 15, 2016 110263 Working Paper
Serbia - Inclusive Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework document (English)
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NOV 01, 2016 SFG2637 Environmental Assessment
Snapshot : investing in the early years for growth and productivity (English)
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OCT 05, 2016 108831 Brief Spanish, French,
Cashing in on education : women, childcare, and prosperity in Latin America and the Caribbean (English)
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OCT 04, 2016 113644 Publication
Seeking opportunities for all : 2016 humanity opportunity index for Latin America and the Caribbean : Buscando oportunidades para todos: índice oportunidade humana 2016 para a América Latina e o Caribe (Portuguese)
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OCT 01, 2016 109075 Brief
Seeking opportunities for all : 2016 humanity opportunity index for Latin America and the Caribbean (English)
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OCT 01, 2016 109075 Brief