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Be Wary of Those Who Ask : A Randomized Experiment on the Size and Determinants of the Enumerator Effect (English)

During survey data collection, respondents' answers may be influenced by the behavior and characteristics of the enumerator, the so-called enumerator effect. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8671 DEC 11, 2018

Di Maio,Michele; Fiala,Nathan V. Disclosed

Air Screening Results For Pond Island Municipal Waste Disposal Site and Temporary Debris Site (Vol. 2) (English)

Through the Sint Maarten Irma Reconstruction, Recovery, and Resilience Trust Fund, the World Bank is supporting the Government of Sint Maarten in finding a solution to put out the fires at the Pond Island waste disposal sites. ... See More +

Working Paper 132939 DEC 01, 2018

Disclosed

The Overview of Existing Silvicultural Approaches Under the Influence of Adverse Weather Phenomena and Recommendations for Increasing the Forest Resilience to High Wind Events in Belarus (Russian)

The main objective of the work is to study the experience of reforestation, the restoration ofwindblows of 2016 and the development of recommendations for improving the work and increasingthe resistance of plantations to windblows based on international experience.In Belarus, windblows and lowering of the groundwater level are the main problems of forest mortality.Western winds prevail on the territory of the Republic, but there is no clear pattern in theoccurrence of strong winds and windblows.Formation of plantings that are resistant to adverse climate change can be carried out at various stages of forest life, but this can be done most easily and effectively at the initial stage when a new forest is created or restored.Windblows that have passed through the large areas and methods for their restoration can cause certain difficulties during the audit by representatives of international forest certificationsystems.When restoring windblows of 2016, the creation of forest plantations, mixed in composition,with a predominance of conifers, was mainly used.Based on the experience of reforestation of windblow 2016 in Belarus, it is necessary to develop a plan for managing wind-related crisis phenomena, as well as to adapt existing risk models of plantings damage by the wind for the conditions of Belarus for the development of measures to improve the wind resistance of forests. ... See More +

Working Paper 136439 NOV 25, 2018

English Disclosed

The Overview of Existing Silvicultural Approaches Under the Influence of Adverse Weather Phenomena and Recommendations for Increasing the Forest Resilience to High Wind Events in Belarus (English)

The main objective of the work is to study the experience of reforestation, the restoration ofwindblows of 2016 and the development of recommendations for improving the work and increasingthe resistance of plantations to windblows based on international experience.In Belarus, windblows and lowering of the groundwater level are the main problems of forest mortality.Western winds prevail on the territory of the Republic, but there is no clear pattern in theoccurrence of strong winds and windblows.Formation of plantings that are resistant to adverse climate change can be carried out at various stages of forest life, but this can be done most easily and effectively at the initial stage when a new forest is created or restored.Windblows that have passed through the large areas and methods for their restoration can cause certain difficulties during the audit by representatives of international forest certificationsystems.When restoring windblows of 2016, the creation of forest plantations, mixed in composition,with a predominance of conifers, was mainly used.Based on the experience of reforestation of windblow 2016 in Belarus, it is necessary to develop a plan for managing wind-related crisis phenomena, as well as to adapt existing risk models of plantings damage by the wind for the conditions of Belarus for the development of measures to improve the wind resistance of forests. ... See More +

Working Paper 136439 NOV 25, 2018

Russian Disclosed

India - SOUTH ASIA- P152698- National Hydrology Project - Procurement Plan (English)

Procurement Plan STEP14358 NOV 09, 2018

Kenchem Prasad Disclosed

Disclosable Restructuring Paper - IGAD - Building Disaster Resilience to Disasters through Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation - P154403 (English)

The development objective of Building Disaster Resilience to Disasters through Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation for Africa is to strengthen the capacity of IGAD in providing policy advice and support of its member states on disaster and climate risk management and promoting resilient development. ... See More +

Project Paper RES33715 OCT 27, 2018

Singh,Prashant Disclosed

India - West Bengal Major Irrigation and Flood Management Project : Resettlement Plan : Resettlement Action Plan (English)

The development objective of the West Bengal Major Irrigation And Flood Management Project for India is to rejuvenate and rehabilitate irrigation existing irrigation network for sustainable development in DVC area and management of floods in Lower Damodar Sub-Basin in West Bengal.Some of the negative impacts include: (i) temporary loss of livelihood during construction or work phase; (ii) temporary or permanent relocation from the public sites that are under work zones; (iii) impact on different categories of structures or utilities or services or cultural properties; (iv) loss of residential structures; (v) loss of commercial structures including residential cum commercial and government and community structures or facilities, which includes tube well, well, pump house, electric pole etc; Some of the mitigation measures include: (i) compensation for the loss of crops or trees at their replacement cost; (ii) compensation for structures (residential / commercial) and other immovable assets at their replacement cost as per the GITANJALI scheme of the Govt. of West Bengal; (iii) rebuilding and / or restoration of community resources or facilities, in case these structures are affected due to execution of works; (iv) compensatory afforestation for the trees that are uprooted or cut due to project activities; (v) minimization of occurrence of flood and loss of life and livelihood on people ... See More +

Resettlement Plan SFG4865 OCT 12, 2018

Ctran Consulting Ltd. Disclosed

From Known Unknowns to Black Swans : How to Manage Risk in Latin America and the Caribbean (English)

After a growth recovery, with an expansion of 1.1 percent in 2017, the region has encountered some bumps in the road. The Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) region is expected to grow at a modest rate of 0.6 percent in 2018 and 1.6 percent in 2019. ... See More +

Publication 130704 OCT 05, 2018

Vegh Gramont,Carlos Alberto; Vuletin,Guillermo Javier; Riera-Crichton,Daniel; Medina,Juan Pablo; Friedheim,Diego; Morano Germani,Luis Francisco; Venturi Grosso,Lucila Disclosed

Are Mobile Savings the Silver Bullet to Help Women Grow Their Businesses? (English)

In Tanzania and Indonesia, we promoted the expansion of mobile savings accounts among women micro-entrepreneurs and provided them with business related training. ... See More +

Brief 130417 OCT 01, 2018

Bastian,Gautam Gustav; Bianchi,Iacopo; Buvinic,Mayra Lourdes; Goldstein,Markus P.; Jaluka,Tanvi; Knowles,James C.; Montalvao Machado,Joao H. C.; Kartaadipoetra,Firman Witoelar Disclosed

Conflict and the nature of precautionary wealth (English)

The paper uses a detailed household survey to document precautionary wealth accumulation in Afghanistan, with wealth being significantly higher for households facing higher income uncertainty. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8453 MAY 23, 2018

Aghabarari,Leila; Rostom,Ahmed Mohamed Tawfick; Sinha,Rishabh Disclosed

Official Documents- Administration Arrangement with the United Kingdom of Greati Britain and Northern Ireland for Contribution to TF071011 (English)

Trust Fund Administrative Agreement MAR 18, 2018

LEGRL Disclosed

The price elasticity of African elephant poaching (English)

This paper estimates the elasticity of elephant poaching with respect to prices. To identify the supply curve, the authors observe that ivory is a storable commodity and hence subject to Hotelling's no-arbitrage condition. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8335 FEB 12, 2018

Do,Quy-Toan; Levchenko,Andrei A.; Ma,Lin; Blanc,Julian; Milliken,Tom; Dublin,Holly Disclosed

Disclosable Version of the ISR - MEXICO Sustainable Energy Technologies Development for Climate Change - P145618 - Sequence No : 05 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR30817 DEC 27, 2017

Hernandez Gonzalez,Guillermo Disclosed

Bulgaria - Insurance and pensions supervision : technical note (English)

This technical note results from the Financial Sector Assessment (FSAP) conducted in the period 17 January 2017 and 1 February 2017. The note covers the activities of the Financial Supervision Commission (FSC), the state of the pension and insurance sectors and the challenges to their development. ... See More +

Working Paper 116498 MAY 01, 2017

Disclosed

2015-16 Audit Report Andaman and Nicobar : 2015-16 Audit Report Andhra Pradesh (English)

Auditing Document AUD0007409 JAN 09, 2017

Bhambri,Sonia Disclosed

India - National Dairy Support Project (Banakantha) : audited financial statement - year ending March 30, 2016 (English)

Auditing Document 124947 JAN 02, 2017

Deloitte Haskins & Sells LLP Disclosed

From evidence to policy - Supporting Nepal’s trade integration strategy : assessment of the impact of the cash incentive to promote export diversification in Nepal : Policy note 4 (English)

In 2010 or 2011, Nepal set up a cash incentive scheme for exporters aimed at reducing its trade deficit and vulnerability to external shocks, by promoting export growth and diversification for its firms. ... See More +

Working Paper 106831 JUN 01, 2016

Bortoluzzi,Aldo Pazzini; Varela,Gonzalo J.; Reyes,Jose Daniel Disclosed

Official Documents- Financing Agreement for Credit 5771-TO and Grant D107-TO (Closing Package) (English)

Financing Agreement APR 12, 2016

Mpundu,Marjorie; Marjorie Disclosed

China - Yunnan Early Childhood Education Innovation Project : indigenous peoples plan : Ethnic minority development plan (English)

The objective of the Yunnan Early Childhood Education Innovation Project for China is to increase the coverage and quality of preschool education in Yunnan Province (rural area), and try out different service models in the rural area. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan SFG1873 FEB 29, 2016

Coronado,Anna Disclosed

Official Documents- Financing Agreement, Credit 5670-NG (Closing Package) (English)

Financing Agreement JAN 15, 2016

Shayne,Adam Disclosed

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Be Wary of Those Who Ask : A Randomized Experiment on the Size and Determinants of the Enumerator Effect (English)
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DEC 11, 2018 WPS8671 Policy Research Working Paper
Air Screening Results For Pond Island Municipal Waste Disposal Site and Temporary Debris Site (Vol. 2) (English)
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DEC 01, 2018 132939 Working Paper
The Overview of Existing Silvicultural Approaches Under the Influence of Adverse Weather Phenomena and Recommendations for Increasing the Forest Resilience to High Wind Events in Belarus (Russian)
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NOV 25, 2018 136439 Working Paper English
The Overview of Existing Silvicultural Approaches Under the Influence of Adverse Weather Phenomena and Recommendations for Increasing the Forest Resilience to High Wind Events in Belarus (English)
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NOV 25, 2018 136439 Working Paper Russian
India - SOUTH ASIA- P152698- National Hydrology Project - Procurement Plan (English)
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NOV 09, 2018 STEP14358 Procurement Plan
Disclosable Restructuring Paper - IGAD - Building Disaster Resilience to Disasters through Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation - P154403 (English)
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OCT 27, 2018 RES33715 Project Paper
India - West Bengal Major Irrigation and Flood Management Project : Resettlement Plan : Resettlement Action Plan (English)
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OCT 12, 2018 SFG4865 Resettlement Plan
From Known Unknowns to Black Swans : How to Manage Risk in Latin America and the Caribbean (English)
See More +
OCT 05, 2018 130704 Publication
Are Mobile Savings the Silver Bullet to Help Women Grow Their Businesses? (English)
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OCT 01, 2018 130417 Brief
Conflict and the nature of precautionary wealth (English)
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MAY 23, 2018 WPS8453 Policy Research Working Paper
Official Documents- Administration Arrangement with the United Kingdom of Greati Britain and Northern Ireland for Contribution to TF071011 (English)
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MAR 18, 2018 Trust Fund Administrative Agreement
The price elasticity of African elephant poaching (English)
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FEB 12, 2018 WPS8335 Policy Research Working Paper
Disclosable Version of the ISR - MEXICO Sustainable Energy Technologies Development for Climate Change - P145618 - Sequence No : 05 (English)
See More +
DEC 27, 2017 ISR30817 Implementation Status and Results Report
Bulgaria - Insurance and pensions supervision : technical note (English)
See More +
MAY 01, 2017 116498 Working Paper
2015-16 Audit Report Andaman and Nicobar : 2015-16 Audit Report Andhra Pradesh (English)
See More +
JAN 09, 2017 AUD0007409 Auditing Document
India - National Dairy Support Project (Banakantha) : audited financial statement - year ending March 30, 2016 (English)
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JAN 02, 2017 124947 Auditing Document
From evidence to policy - Supporting Nepal’s trade integration strategy : assessment of the impact of the cash incentive to promote export diversification in Nepal : Policy note 4 (English)
See More +
JUN 01, 2016 106831 Working Paper
Official Documents- Financing Agreement for Credit 5771-TO and Grant D107-TO (Closing Package) (English)
See More +
APR 12, 2016 Financing Agreement
China - Yunnan Early Childhood Education Innovation Project : indigenous peoples plan : Ethnic minority development plan (English)
See More +
FEB 29, 2016 SFG1873 Indigenous Peoples Plan
Official Documents- Financing Agreement, Credit 5670-NG (Closing Package) (English)
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JAN 15, 2016 Financing Agreement