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East Asia and Pacific cities : expanding opportunities for the urban poor (English)

Urbanization in East Asia and the Pacific has created enormous opportunity for many. Yet the rapid growth of cities can also create challenges as national and local governments try to keep up with the needs of their growing populations. ... See More +

Publication 117827 JUL 27, 2017

Baker,Judy L.; Gadgil,Gauri Uday Disclosed

Rental regulation and its consequences on measures of well-being in the Arab Republic of Egypt (English)

The paper delves into the implications of a failure to account for rental regulation in the measurement of households' welfare, poverty, and inequality when using household surveys. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8152 JUL 20, 2017

Lara Ibarra,Gabriel; Mendiratta,Vibhuti; Vishwanath,Tara Disclosed

Measuring women's agency (English)

Improving women's agency, namely their ability to define goals and act on them, is crucial for advancing gender equality and the empowerment of women. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8148 JUL 18, 2017

Donald,Aletheia Amalia; Koolwal,Gayatri B.; Annan,Jeannie Ruth; Falb,Kathryn; Goldstein,Markus P. Disclosed

Measuring time use in development settings (English)

This paper discusses the challenges associated with collecting time-use data in developing countries. The paper suggests potential solutions, concentrating on the two most common time-use methods used in development settings: stylized questions and time diaries. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8147 JUL 18, 2017

Seymour,Greg; Malapit,Hazel Jean; Quisumbing,Agnes R. Disclosed

Poverty-specific purchasing power parities in Africa (English)

The paper revisits the issue of poverty-specific purchasing power parities (PPPs), using the most recent (2011) International Comparison Program (ICP) results. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8150 JUL 18, 2017

Dikhanov,Yuri M.; Hamadeh,Nada; Vigil Oliver,William; Degefu,Tefera Bekele; Song,Inyoung Disclosed

Tunisia - WASH and poverty diagnostic (Vol. 2) : Rapport des Comptes WASH (French)

The World Bank funded the present study, Tunisia water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) poverty diagnostics, to assist the Government of Tunisia with exploring the linkages between poverty and WASH services. ... See More +

Working Paper ACS17905 JUL 01, 2017

Tremolet,Sophie Cecile Marie Disclosed

Tunisia - WASH and poverty diagnostic : Synthèse et recommandations politiques (French)

The World Bank funded the present study, Tunisia water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) poverty diagnostics, to assist the Government of Tunisia with exploring the linkages between poverty and WASH services. ... See More +

Working Paper ACS17905 JUL 01, 2017

Tremolet,Sophie Cecile Marie Disclosed

Laos - Second Poverty Reduction Fund Project (English)

Ratings for the Second Poverty Reduction Fund Project for Laos were as follows: outcomes were satisfactory, risk to development outcome was moderate, Bank performance was moderately satisfactory, and Borrower performance was moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3988 JUN 26, 2017

Disclosed

Sudan IDP profiling preparation (English)

This report presents preparatory work for data collection and profiling of internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Abu Shouk inDarfur, one of Sudan’s largest IDP camps. ... See More +

Working Paper 116837 JUN 21, 2017

000390290:Utz Johann Pape:upape@worldbank.org; Disclosed

Cote d'Ivoire - First, Second and Third Poverty Reduction Support Credit Project (English)

Ratings of First, Second and Third Poverty Reduction Support Credit Project for Cote d'Ivoire were as follows: outcomes were moderately unsatisfactory, risk to development outcome was high, Bank performance was moderately unsatisfactory, and Borrower performance was moderately unsatisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3959 JUN 20, 2017

Disclosed

Madagascar - Completion and learning review for country assistance strategy for the period FY07-FY13 : IEG review (English)

This review covers both Madagascar’s Country Assistance Strategy (CAS, FY07-FY11) and Interim Strategy Note (ISN, FY12-FY13). While the CAS was a joint WBG document, the ISN was an IDA only document. ... See More +

CAS Completion Report Review 116722 JUN 16, 2017

Disclosed

Multidimensional poverty in the Philippines, 2004-13 : do choices for weighting, identification and aggregation matter ? (English)

Multidimensional poverty comparisons can be sensitive to the choice of welfare indicators, the weights assigned to the indicators, as well as the aggregate poverty measure used. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8099 JUN 09, 2017

Datt,Gaurav Disclosed

Vietnam - National Targeted Programs for New Rural Development and Sustainable Poverty Reduction Support Program (NTPSP) Program-for-Results Project (English)

The objective of the National Targeted Programs for New Rural Development and Sustainable Poverty Reduction Support Program (NTPSP) Program-for-Results Project for Vietnam is to improve the delivery of, and access to, investments for increasing agricultural production and enhancing livelihood opportunities within the Program area. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document 114017 JUN 09, 2017

Disclosed

World Bank Group country partnership framework for the Lao People's Democratic Republic, 2017-2021 (Vol. 2) (Laotian)

This document presents the World Bank Group (WBG) Country Partnership Framework (CPF) withthe Lao People's Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) for 2017-2021. ... See More +

Country Assistance Strategy Document 116234 JUN 01, 2017

Disclosed

World Bank Group country partnership framework for the Lao People's Democratic Republic, 2017-2021 (Vol. 2) (Laotian)

This document presents the World Bank Group (WBG) Country Partnership Framework (CPF) withthe Lao People's Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) for 2017-2021. ... See More +

Country Assistance Strategy Document 116234 JUN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Pathways to prosperity in rural Malawi (English)

By most accounts, rural Malawi lacked dynamism in the past 15 years. Growth was mostly volatile, in large part due to unstable macroeconomic fundamentals evidenced by high inflation, fiscal deficits, and high interest rates. ... See More +

Publication 116657 MAY 31, 2017

Dabalen,Andrew L.; De La Fuente,Alejandro; Goyal,Aparajita; Karamba,R. Wendy; Nguyen,Nga Thi Viet; Tanaka,Tomomi Disclosed

Liberia - Third Poverty Reduction Development Policy Operation Project (English)

This program document presents a supplemental financing to the Third Poverty Reduction Support Development Policy Operation (PRSDPO-III) to the Republic of Liberia in amount of special drawing rights (SDR) 4.8 million in International Development Association (IDA) grants and of SDR4.1 million in International Development Association (IDA) credits, and of United States (U.S.) 4,366,500 dollars in grants from the Liberia forest landscape single donor trust fund. ... See More +

Program Document 114797 MAY 30, 2017

Disclosed

Djibouti - Systematic country diagnostic : information notice (English)

Information Notice 117582 MAY 30, 2017

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East Asia and Pacific cities : expanding opportunities for the urban poor (English)
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JUL 27, 2017 117827 Publication
Rental regulation and its consequences on measures of well-being in the Arab Republic of Egypt (English)
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JUL 20, 2017 WPS8152 Policy Research Working Paper
Measuring women's agency (English)
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JUL 18, 2017 WPS8148 Policy Research Working Paper
Measuring time use in development settings (English)
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JUL 18, 2017 WPS8147 Policy Research Working Paper
Poverty-specific purchasing power parities in Africa (English)
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JUL 18, 2017 WPS8150 Policy Research Working Paper
Vietnam - Second Northern Mountains Poverty Reduction Project : additional financing - procurement plan : Việt Nam - Dự Án Giảm Nghèo Giai Đoạn Thứ Hai Tỉnh Lai Châu : thêm tài chính - kế hoạch đấu thầu (Vietnamese)
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JUL 03, 2017 117152 Procurement Plan
Tunisia - WASH and poverty diagnostic (Vol. 2) : Rapport des Comptes WASH (French)
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JUL 01, 2017 ACS17905 Working Paper
Tunisia - WASH and poverty diagnostic : Synthèse et recommandations politiques (French)
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JUL 01, 2017 ACS17905 Working Paper
Vietnam - Second Northern Mountains Poverty Reduction Project : additional financing : procurement plan : Việt Nam - Tài trợ bổ sung cho Dự án Giảm nghèo vùng núi phía bắc : kế hoạch đấu thầu (Vietnamese,English)
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JUL 01, 2017 117791 Procurement Plan
Laos - Second Poverty Reduction Fund Project (English)
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JUN 26, 2017 ICR3988 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Sudan IDP profiling preparation (English)
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JUN 21, 2017 116837 Working Paper
Cote d'Ivoire - First, Second and Third Poverty Reduction Support Credit Project (English)
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JUN 20, 2017 ICR3959 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Madagascar - Completion and learning review for country assistance strategy for the period FY07-FY13 : IEG review (English)
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JUN 16, 2017 116722 CAS Completion Report Review
Multidimensional poverty in the Philippines, 2004-13 : do choices for weighting, identification and aggregation matter ? (English)
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JUN 09, 2017 WPS8099 Policy Research Working Paper
Vietnam - National Targeted Programs for New Rural Development and Sustainable Poverty Reduction Support Program (NTPSP) Program-for-Results Project (English)
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JUN 09, 2017 114017 Project Appraisal Document
World Bank Group country partnership framework for the Lao People's Democratic Republic, 2017-2021 (Vol. 2) (Laotian)
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JUN 01, 2017 116234 Country Assistance Strategy Document
World Bank Group country partnership framework for the Lao People's Democratic Republic, 2017-2021 (Vol. 2) (Laotian)
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JUN 01, 2017 116234 Country Assistance Strategy Document
Pathways to prosperity in rural Malawi (English)
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MAY 31, 2017 116657 Publication
Liberia - Third Poverty Reduction Development Policy Operation Project (English)
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MAY 30, 2017 114797 Program Document
Djibouti - Systematic country diagnostic : information notice (English)
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MAY 30, 2017 117582 Information Notice