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Situation économique en Côte d’Ivoire : et si l’emergence était une femme? (French)

Le dernier rapport sur la situation économique de la Côte d`Ivoire constate qu'en 2016 et pendant les premiers mois de 2017, le pays a continué d'enregistrer une croissance économique parmi les plus fortes du continent africain. ... See More +

Working Paper 117223 JUL 01, 2017

Disclosed

Economic inclusion of LGBTI groups in Thailand (Thai)

In almost every country, stigma against a non normative sexual orientation and gender identity (SOGI) fuels the social exclusion of lesbians, gays, bisexuals, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people. ... See More +

Working Paper 114995 MAY 17, 2017

English Disclosed

The motherhood penalty and female employment in urban India (English)

Since the 1990s, India has seen robust economic growth, rising wages, steady fertility decline, increased urbanization, and expanded educational attainment for males and females. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8004 MAR 14, 2017

Das,Maitreyi B; Zumbyte,Ieva Disclosed

Could childcare services improve women’s labor market outcomes in Indonesia? : Dapatkah layanan pengasuhan anak meningkatkan hasil bursa kerja perempuan di Indonesia? (Bahasa (Indonesian))

In this brief, the authors explore whether lack of access to childcare is a constraint to female labor force participation (LFP) in Indonesia, a country where female LFP lags far below the regional average. ... See More +

Brief 113927 MAR 01, 2017

Halim,Daniel Zefanya; Johnson,Hillary C.; Perova,Elizaveta English Disclosed

Stories of impact : increasing women’s role in disaster risk management across India (English)

Between 2013 and 2015, India experienced more than six major natural disasters across six states, including floods, landslides, drought, and cyclones. ... See More +

Brief 115050 JAN 01, 2017

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Economic inclusion of LGBTI groups in Thailand (English)

In almost every country, stigma against a non normative sexual orientation and gender identity (SOGI) fuels the social exclusion of lesbians, gays, bisexuals, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people. ... See More +

Working Paper 114995 JAN 01, 2017

Thai Disclosed

Afghanistan - Women’ s Economic Empowerment Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework for supporting the women’ s economic empowerment plan (English)

The development objective of Women’ s Economic Empowerment Project for Afghanistan is to increase women's participation in business support services and income-generating activities in pilot areas of Afghanistan. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG2759 NOV 01, 2016

Morton,Matthew H. Disclosed

BLC Bank - Lebanon : leading in banking on women - a study (English)

The overall objective of this study is to learn about the impact of International Finance Corporation’s (IFC) Banking on Women (BoW) Program in the Europe and Central Asia and the Middle East and North Africa (EMENA) through BLC Bank of Lebanon. ... See More +

Working Paper 109542 AUG 31, 2016

Mccartney,Andrew Charles; Yamamoto,Chiaki; Korayem,Manar Ahmed Zaki Mahmoud Zaki; Ioffe Kasher,Olga Y.; Joseph,Roshin Mathai; Essmat,Sammar; Y. Tilyayev,Ulugbek Disclosed

Jharkhand - Gender (English)

Women face multiple barriers to progress in Jharkhand. The child sex ratio is higher than in mostLow Income States, but is declining. Maternal mortality is poor. ... See More +

Brief 105857 MAY 20, 2016

Disclosed

Health in Africa initiative and its impact on women-owned private health enterprises in Ghana (English)

The World Bank Group in partnership with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, established the Health in Africa (HIA) Initiative in 2008. Its mission is to catalyze sustained improvements among the poor in Africa by increasing access to quality private sector health-related goods and services as well as to provide financial protection against the impoverishing effects of illness. ... See More +

Brief 108032 MAY 01, 2016

Seddoh,Anthony Theophilus; Islam,Syed Estem Dadul; Olayo,Bernard O.; Rogo,Khama Odera Disclosed

Banking on women in Egypt : innovations in the banking industry - workshop report (English)

The women’s banking market has tremendous economic potential in Egypt, with an estimated credit demand of 283 million dollars among women-owned small and medium enterprises (SMEs). ... See More +

Working Paper 109539 MAR 01, 2016

Korayem,Manar Ahmed Zaki Mahmoud Zaki Disclosed

Encouraging women’s contribution to resilient cities (English)

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region has been affected by 388 disasters in the past 35 years. The number of natural disaster in the region has nearly tripled since 1980. ... See More +

Brief 103270 JAN 01, 2016

Rahman,Shaela Disclosed

Women, business, and the law 2016 : getting to equal (Vol. 2) : Hallazgos principales (Spanish)

Legal gender differences are widespread: 155 of the 173 economies covered have at least one law impeding women’s economic opportunities. The total number of legal gender differences across 173 economies is 943. ... See More +

Publication 99454 JAN 01, 2016

Iqbal,Sarah Disclosed

Women, business, and the law 2016 : getting to equal (Vol. 2) : Principales conclusions (French)

Legal gender differences are widespread: 155 of the 173 economies covered have at least one law impeding women’s economic opportunities. The total number of legal gender differences across 173 economies is 943. ... See More +

Publication 99454 JAN 01, 2016

Iqbal,Sarah Disclosed

Women, business, and the law 2016 : getting to equal (Vol. 2) : основные выводы (Russian)

Legal gender differences are widespread: 155 of the 173 economies covered have at least one law impeding women’s economic opportunities. The total number of legal gender differences across 173 economies is 943. ... See More +

Publication 99454 JAN 01, 2016

Iqbal,Sarah Disclosed

Women, business, and the law 2016 : getting to equal (Vol. 2) : Principais resultados (Portuguese)

Legal gender differences are widespread: 155 of the 173 economies covered have at least one law impeding women’s economic opportunities. The total number of legal gender differences across 173 economies is 943. ... See More +

Publication 99454 JAN 01, 2016

Iqbal,Sarah Disclosed

Supply and demand for child care services in Turkey : a mixed methods study (English)

Despite increases in availability of center based child care and preschool services in Turkey over the last decade, both the supply of services and utilization remain low. ... See More +

Working Paper 98884 SEP 01, 2015

Disclosed

India - Karnataka Multi-sectoral Nutrition Pilot Project : Implementation support mission – July 23 to 25, 2015 (English)

Aide Memoire 99334 JUL 25, 2015

Disclosed

Africa - Great Lakes Emergency Sexual and Gender Based Violence and Women’s Health Project : environmental and social management approach (English)

The development objectives of the Great Lakes Emergency Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) and Women’s Health Project for Africa are to: (i) expand the provision of services to mitigate the short and medium term impact of SGBV, and (ii) expand utilization of a package of health and nutrition interventions targeted to poor and vulnerable females. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG1006 MAY 01, 2015

0000A8056 Disclosed

Burkina Faso - Sahel Women's Empowerment and Demographic Dividend Project : additional financing (English)

This paper addresses an additional financing made to Sahel Women’s Empowerment and Demographic Dividend Project for Burkina Faso. The project development objective is to increase women and adolescent girls’ empowerment and their access to quality reproductive, child and maternal health services in selected areas of the participating countries, including the recipients' territory, and to improve regional knowledge generation and sharing as well as regional capacity and coordination. ... See More +

Project Paper PAD1412 APR 01, 2015

Disclosed

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Situation économique en Côte d’Ivoire : et si l’emergence était une femme? (French)
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JUL 01, 2017 117223 Working Paper
Economic inclusion of LGBTI groups in Thailand (Thai)
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MAY 17, 2017 114995 Working Paper English
The motherhood penalty and female employment in urban India (English)
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MAR 14, 2017 WPS8004 Policy Research Working Paper
Could childcare services improve women’s labor market outcomes in Indonesia? : Dapatkah layanan pengasuhan anak meningkatkan hasil bursa kerja perempuan di Indonesia? (Bahasa (Indonesian))
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MAR 01, 2017 113927 Brief English
Stories of impact : increasing women’s role in disaster risk management across India (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 115050 Brief
Economic inclusion of LGBTI groups in Thailand (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 114995 Working Paper Thai
Afghanistan - Women’ s Economic Empowerment Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework for supporting the women’ s economic empowerment plan (English)
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NOV 01, 2016 SFG2759 Environmental Assessment
BLC Bank - Lebanon : leading in banking on women - a study (English)
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AUG 31, 2016 109542 Working Paper
Jharkhand - Gender (English)
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MAY 20, 2016 105857 Brief
Health in Africa initiative and its impact on women-owned private health enterprises in Ghana (English)
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MAY 01, 2016 108032 Brief
Banking on women in Egypt : innovations in the banking industry - workshop report (English)
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MAR 01, 2016 109539 Working Paper
Encouraging women’s contribution to resilient cities (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 103270 Brief
Women, business, and the law 2016 : getting to equal (Vol. 2) : Hallazgos principales (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2016 99454 Publication
Women, business, and the law 2016 : getting to equal (Vol. 2) : Principales conclusions (French)
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JAN 01, 2016 99454 Publication
Women, business, and the law 2016 : getting to equal (Vol. 2) : основные выводы (Russian)
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JAN 01, 2016 99454 Publication
Women, business, and the law 2016 : getting to equal (Vol. 2) : Principais resultados (Portuguese)
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JAN 01, 2016 99454 Publication
Supply and demand for child care services in Turkey : a mixed methods study (English)
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SEP 01, 2015 98884 Working Paper
India - Karnataka Multi-sectoral Nutrition Pilot Project : Implementation support mission – July 23 to 25, 2015 (English)
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JUL 25, 2015 99334 Aide Memoire
Africa - Great Lakes Emergency Sexual and Gender Based Violence and Women’s Health Project : environmental and social management approach (English)
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MAY 01, 2015 SFG1006 Environmental Assessment
Burkina Faso - Sahel Women's Empowerment and Demographic Dividend Project : additional financing (English)
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APR 01, 2015 PAD1412 Project Paper