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Migration and remittances - Recent developments and outlook : Special topic : transit migration (English)

This Migration and Development Brief reports global trends in migration and remittance flows, as well as developments related to the Global Compact on Migration (GCM), and the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) indicators for volume of remittances as percentage of gross domestic product (GDP) (SDG indicator 17.3.2), reducing remittance costs (SDG indicator 10.c.1) and recruitment costs (SDG indicator 10.7.1). ... See More +

Working Paper 125632 APR 01, 2018

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Migration and remittances : recent developments and outlook - transit migration (English)

This Migration and Development Brief reports global trends in migration and remittance flows, as well as developments related to the Global Compact on Migration (GCM), and the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) indicators for volume of remittances as percentage of gross domestic product (GDP) (SDG indicator 17.3.2), reducing remittance costs (SDG indicator 10.c.1) and recruitment costs (SDG indicator 10.7.1). ... See More +

Brief 129443 APR 01, 2018

Ratha,Dilip K.; De,Supriyo; Schuettler,Kirsten; Seshan,Ganesh Kumar; Yameogo,Nadege Desiree Disclosed

Groundswell : preparing for internal climate migration : Overview (English)

In recent times, cross-border migration and its implications for host countries have captured high-profile global attention. But there is increasing recognition that far more people are migrating within their own countries than across borders. ... See More +

Publication 124719 MAR 19, 2018

Sherbinin, Alex de; Jones,Bryan R; Bergmann,Jonas Sebastian; Clement,Viviane Wei Chen; Ober,Kayly Jennifer; Schewe, Jacob; Adamo, Susana; McCusker, Brent; Heuser,Silke; Midgley,Amelia; Rigaud,Kanta K. Disclosed

Groundswell : preparing for internal climate migration : Overview (Spanish)

In recent times, cross-border migration and its implications for host countries have captured high-profile global attention. But there is increasing recognition that far more people are migrating within their own countries than across borders. ... See More +

Publication 124719 MAR 19, 2018

Rigaud,Kanta K.; Sherbinin, Alex de; Jones,Bryan R; Bergmann,Jonas Sebastian; Clement,Viviane Wei Chen; Ober,Kayly Jennifer; Schewe, Jacob; Adamo, Susana; McCusker, Brent; Heuser,Silke; Midgley,Amelia Disclosed

Groundswell : preparing for internal climate migration : Overview (Portuguese)

In recent times, cross-border migration and its implications for host countries have captured high-profile global attention. But there is increasing recognition that far more people are migrating within their own countries than across borders. ... See More +

Publication 124719 MAR 19, 2018

Disclosed

Groundswell : preparing for internal climate migration : Overview (French)

In recent times, cross-border migration and its implications for host countries have captured high-profile global attention. But there is increasing recognition that far more people are migrating within their own countries than across borders. ... See More +

Publication 124719 MAR 19, 2018

Rigaud,Kanta K.; Sherbinin, Alex de; Jones,Bryan R; Bergmann,Jonas Sebastian; Clement,Viviane Wei Chen; Ober,Kayly Jennifer; Schewe, Jacob; Adamo, Susana; McCusker, Brent; Heuser,Silke; Midgley,Amelia Disclosed

Groundswell : preparing for internal climate migration : Overview (Arabic)

In recent times, cross-border migration and its implications for host countries have captured high-profile global attention. But there is increasing recognition that far more people are migrating within their own countries than across borders. ... See More +

Publication 124719 MAR 19, 2018

Rigaud,Kanta K.; Sherbinin, Alex de; Jones,Bryan R; Bergmann,Jonas Sebastian; Clement,Viviane Wei Chen; Ober,Kayly Jennifer; Schewe, Jacob; Adamo, Susana; McCusker, Brent; Heuser,Silke; Midgley,Amelia Disclosed

Groundswell : preparing for internal climate migration (Vol. 2) : Main report (English)

In recent times, cross-border migration and its implications for host countries have captured high-profile global attention. But there is increasing recognition that far more people are migrating within their own countries than across borders. ... See More +

Publication 124719 MAR 18, 2018

Rigaud,Kanta K.; Sherbinin, Alex de; Jones,Bryan R; Bergmann,Jonas Sebastian; Clement,Viviane Wei Chen; Ober,Kayly Jennifer; Schewe, Jacob; Adamo, Susana; McCusker, Brent; Heuser,Silke; Midgley,Amelia Disclosed

Internal climate migration in Latin America (English)

Climate change is emerging as a potent driver of internal migration. In Latin America, internal climate migrants can number over 17 million, representing up to 2.6 percent of the region’s total population. ... See More +

Brief 124724 JAN 01, 2018

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Internal climate migration in Sub-Saharan Africa (English)

Climate change is emerging as a potent driver of internal migration. In Sub-Saharan Africa, internal climate migrants can number over 85 million, representing up to four percent of the region’s total population. ... See More +

Brief 124723 JAN 01, 2018

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Internal climate migration in South Asia (English)

Climate change is emerging as a potent driver of internal migration. In South Asia, internal climate migrants can number over 40 million, representing up to 1.8 percent of the region’s total population. ... See More +

Brief 124722 JAN 01, 2018

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The World Bank Economic Review 32 (1) (English)

Publication 140540 JAN 01, 2018

De Brauw,Alan; Giles,John T.; Akgündüz,Yusuf Emre; van den Berg,Marcel; Hassink,Wolter; Miguélez,Ernest; Eggleston,Karen N.; Sun,Ang; Zhan,Zhaoguo; Rizzica,Lucia; Höckel,Lisa Sofie; Silva, Manuel Santos; Stöhr, Tobias; Ozden,Caglar; Rapoport,Hillel; Gibson,John; Rohorua,Halahingano; Stillman,Steven; Kugler,Maurice David; Levintal,Oren; Kerr,William Robert; Testaverde,Mauro; Wagner,Mathis Christoph; Batista,Catia; Narciso,Gaia Disclosed

Reshaping urbanization in Rwanda : economic and spatial trends and proposals - note 2 : internal migration in Rwanda (English)

The objective of this report is to inform the government’s policies and strategies on urbanization as a driver of economic development, job creation, and poverty reduction. ... See More +

Working Paper 122175 DEC 08, 2017

Bundervoet,Tom; Parby,Jonas Ingemann; Nakamura,Shohei; Choi,Narae Disclosed

Heat exposure and youth migration in Central America and the Caribbean (English)

Emerging evidence demonstrates migration may be used by individuals in the southern hemisphere to adapt to environmental changes. The authors build upon recent work in the region using a similar triple difference-in-difference quasi-experimental design and dataset to test whether repeated and or prolonged heat exposure affect inter-province migration. ... See More +

Journal Article 122568 MAY 01, 2017

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

Push and pull : a study of international migration from Nepal (English)

This paper studies migration choices in the presence of liquidity constraints and varying costs of migration. This paper presents a simple theoretical framework that analyzes migration response to both push and pull factors in such settings. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7965 FEB 08, 2017

Shrestha,Maheshwor Disclosed

Zambia - Irrigation Development Support Project : resettlement plan (Vol. 3) : Resettlement action plan for Mwomboshi IDSP group 1 sites (English)

The development objective of the Irrigation Development Support Project (IDSP) for Zambia is to increase yields per hectare and volume of products marketed by smallholders benefitting from investments in irrigation in selected sites served by the project. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan SFG2994 FEB 01, 2017

Mungaila,Hellen Disclosed

Bangladesh - Trade and Transport Studies RETF and First Proposed Regional Connectivity Project : Request for Inspection (English)

On August 31, 2016, the Inspection Panel received a request for inspection of the Trade and Transport Studies RETF Project for Bangladesh. The request was submitted by members of indigenous communities in the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) area of Bangladesh who claim to represent four indigenous communities living in the Rangamati district. ... See More +

Inspection Panel Notice of Registration 109444 OCT 20, 2016

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Asymmetric information about migrant earnings and remittance flows (English)

This paper examine asymmetric information about migrant earnings and its implications for remittance behavior using a sample of Indian households with husbands working overseas in Qatar. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7368 JUL 15, 2015

Seshan,Ganesh Kumar; Zubrickas,Robertas Disclosed

Climate change and migration : evidence from the Middle East and North Africa (English)

Climate change is a major source of concern in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, and migration is often understood as one of several strategies used by households to respond to changes in climate and environmental conditions, including extreme weather events. ... See More +

Publication 89371 JUL 02, 2014

Bougnoux, Nathalie; Joseph,George; Liverani,Andrea; Wodon,Quentin T. Disclosed

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Migration and remittances - Recent developments and outlook : Special topic : transit migration (English)
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APR 01, 2018 125632 Working Paper
Migration and remittances : recent developments and outlook - transit migration (English)
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APR 01, 2018 129443 Brief
Groundswell : preparing for internal climate migration : Overview (English)
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MAR 19, 2018 124719 Publication
Groundswell : preparing for internal climate migration : Overview (Spanish)
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MAR 19, 2018 124719 Publication
Groundswell : preparing for internal climate migration : Overview (Portuguese)
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MAR 19, 2018 124719 Publication
Groundswell : preparing for internal climate migration : Overview (French)
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MAR 19, 2018 124719 Publication
Groundswell : preparing for internal climate migration : Overview (Arabic)
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MAR 19, 2018 124719 Publication
Groundswell : preparing for internal climate migration (Vol. 2) : Main report (English)
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MAR 18, 2018 124719 Publication
Kenya - Urban Water and Sanitation OBA Fund for Low Income Areas Project : resettlement plan (Vol. 12) : Abbreviated resettlement action plan for proposed construction of water supply pipelines for Kayole Mirera water supply project (English)
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FEB 01, 2018 SFG4320 Resettlement Plan
Internal climate migration in Latin America (English)
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JAN 01, 2018 124724 Brief
Internal climate migration in Sub-Saharan Africa (English)
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JAN 01, 2018 124723 Brief
Internal climate migration in South Asia (English)
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JAN 01, 2018 124722 Brief
The World Bank Economic Review 32 (1) (English)
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JAN 01, 2018 140540 Publication
Reshaping urbanization in Rwanda : economic and spatial trends and proposals - note 2 : internal migration in Rwanda (English)
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DEC 08, 2017 122175 Working Paper
Heat exposure and youth migration in Central America and the Caribbean (English)
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MAY 01, 2017 122568 Journal Article
Push and pull : a study of international migration from Nepal (English)
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FEB 08, 2017 WPS7965 Policy Research Working Paper
Zambia - Irrigation Development Support Project : resettlement plan (Vol. 3) : Resettlement action plan for Mwomboshi IDSP group 1 sites (English)
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FEB 01, 2017 SFG2994 Resettlement Plan
Bangladesh - Trade and Transport Studies RETF and First Proposed Regional Connectivity Project : Request for Inspection (English)
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OCT 20, 2016 109444 Inspection Panel Notice of Registration
Asymmetric information about migrant earnings and remittance flows (English)
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JUL 15, 2015 WPS7368 Policy Research Working Paper
Climate change and migration : evidence from the Middle East and North Africa (English)
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JUL 02, 2014 89371 Publication