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Assessing national achievement levels in education : في التعلیم التحصیل الوطنیة تقییم مستویات (Arabic)

This first volume of the National Assessment of Educational Achievement series describes the main features of national and international assessments, both of which became extremely popular tools for determining the quality of education in the 1990s and 2000s. ... See More +

Publication 41789 MAY 01, 2017

Greaney, Vincent [editor]; Kellaghan, Thomas [editor] English, Russian, French, Portuguese, Spanish Disclosed

Assessing national achievement levels in education : Evaluación de los niveles nacionales de rendimiento académico (Spanish)

This first volume of the National Assessment of Educational Achievement series describes the main features of national and international assessments, both of which became extremely popular tools for determining the quality of education in the 1990s and 2000s. ... See More +

Publication 41789 JAN 01, 2016

Greaney, Vincent [editor]; Kellaghan, Thomas [editor] English, Arabic, Russian, French, Portuguese Disclosed

Assessing national achievement levels in education : Évaluer les niveaux nationaux de performance dans l’éducation (French)

This first volume of the National Assessment of Educational Achievement series describes the main features of national and international assessments, both of which became extremely popular tools for determining the quality of education in the 1990s and 2000s. ... See More +

Publication 41789 JUN 29, 2015

Greaney, Vincent [editor]; Kellaghan, Thomas [editor] English, Arabic, Russian, Portuguese, Spanish Disclosed

Assessing national achievement levels in education (Russian)

This first volume of the National Assessment of Educational Achievement series describes the main features of national and international assessments, both of which became extremely popular tools for determining the quality of education in the 1990s and 2000s. ... See More +

Publication 41789 JAN 01, 2011

Greaney, Vincent [editor]; Kellaghan, Thomas [editor] English, Arabic, French, Portuguese, Spanish Disclosed

Peru - National rural water supply and sanitation project (PRONASAR) (English)

This paper describes the National Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Project (PRONASAR) in Peru. The development objective of PRONASAR is to increase the sustainable use of new and rehabilitated water supply and sanitation facilities in rural areas and small towns while emphasizing improvement in hygiene practices and training in operation and maintenance. ... See More +

Working Paper 69398 NOV 01, 2010

Disclosed

Nicaragua - Economic empowerment of rural women (English)

Rural women face constraints in accessing economic resources such as land, assets or credit. Unequal access to resources can contribute to poverty persistence and limit upwards mobility. ... See More +

Working Paper 69397 JAN 11, 2010

Disclosed

Assessing national achievement levels in education : Avaliação dos níveis de desempenho educacional (Portuguese)

This first volume of the National Assessment of Educational Achievement series describes the main features of national and international assessments, both of which became extremely popular tools for determining the quality of education in the 1990s and 2000s. ... See More +

Publication 41789 JAN 01, 2009

Greaney, Vincent [editor]; Kellaghan, Thomas [editor] English, Arabic, Russian, French, Spanish Disclosed

Measuring inequality of opportunities in Latin America and the Caribbean (English)

Over the past decade, faster growth and smarter social policy have reversed the trend in Latin America's poverty. Too slowly and insufficiently, but undeniably, the percentage of Latinos who are poor has at long last begun to fall. ... See More +

Publication 46827 NOV 12, 2008

Paes de Barros, Ricardo; H. G. Ferreira, Francisco; Molinas Vega, Jose R.; Saavedra Chanduvi, Jaime; De Carvalho, Mirela; Franco, Samuel; Freije-Rodriguez, Samuel; Gignoux, Jeremie Spanish Disclosed

Measuring inequality of opportunities in Latin America and the Caribbean : Midiendo la desigualdad de oportunidades en America Latina y el Caribe (Spanish)

Over the past decade, faster growth and smarter social policy have reversed the trend in Latin America's poverty. Too slowly and insufficiently, but undeniably, the percentage of Latinos who are poor has at long last begun to fall. ... See More +

Publication 46827 OCT 01, 2008

Paes de Barros, Ricardo; H. G. Ferreira, Francisco; Molinas Vega, Jose R.; Saavedra Chanduvi, Jaime; De Carvalho, Mirela; Franco, Samuel; Freije-Rodriguez, Samuel; Gignoux, Jeremie English Disclosed

The cost of early school-leaving and school failure (English)

This report examines how low educational attainment is associated with significant economic costs for private individuals, for taxpayers, and for society. ... See More +

Working Paper 70026 JUN 01, 2008

Belfield,Clive Disclosed

Youth entrepreneurship : measures to overcome the barriers facing youth (English)

As traditional job-for-life career paths become scarce, youth entrepreneurship provides an additional way of integrating youth into today's changing labor markets and improving their economic independence. ... See More +

Newsletter 45628 JUN 01, 2008

Schoof, Ulrich; Semlali, Amina; Disclosed

Youth at risk in Latin America and the Caribbean : understanding the causes, realizing the potential (English)

Realizing the potential of Latin America and the Caribbean's (LAC) youth is essential not only to their well-being, but also to the long-term welfare of the whole region. ... See More +

Publication 44823 MAY 30, 2008

Cunningham, Wendy; McGinnis, Linda; Verdu, Rodrigo García; Tesliuc, Cornelia; and Verner, Dorte; Disclosed

School and work in the Eastern Caribbean : does the education system adequately prepare youth for the global economy? (English)

This report comprises the first phase of analytical activities and focuses on the relevance of the education and training systems in the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS). ... See More +

Publication 42909 MAR 13, 2008

Blom, Andreas; Hobbs, Cynthia Disclosed

Assessing national achievement levels in education (English)

This first volume of the National Assessment of Educational Achievement series describes the main features of national and international assessments, both of which became extremely popular tools for determining the quality of education in the 1990s and 2000s. ... See More +

Publication 41789 NOV 27, 2007

Greaney, Vincent [editor]; Kellaghan, Thomas [editor] Arabic, Russian, French, Portuguese, Spanish Disclosed

Evaluating youth interventions (English)

Youth development projects aim to improve the lives and livelihoods of young people around the world. Interventions for youth are often multi-sectoral in nature, ranging from job- and life-skills development to programs for better health and nutrition. ... See More +

Newsletter 41270 JUN 01, 2007

French Disclosed

Evaluating youth interventions : Évaluation des interventions sur la jeunesse (French)

Youth development projects aim to improve the lives and livelihoods of young people around the world. Interventions for youth are often multi-sectoral in nature, ranging from job- and life-skills development to programs for better health and nutrition. ... See More +

Newsletter 41270 JUN 01, 2007

English Disclosed

Crime, violence, and development : trends, costs, and policy options in the Caribbean (English)

The report on Crime, violence, and development: trends, costs, and policy options in the Caribbean, is organized as follows. It begins with an overview of crime in the region, separately considering conventional and organized crime. ... See More +

Policy Note 37820 MAR 01, 2007

Disclosed

The role of youth skills development in the transition to work : a global review (English)

The focus of this paper is on the schools' influence on the transition of youths to adulthood. Similarly, it brings attention to labor market policies and programs that have an impact on the youth's access to jobs and their further preparation for the world of work. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 40644 FEB 01, 2007

Adams, Avril V. Disclosed

Improving employability for at-risk youth : the Dominican Republic's Youth Development Project (English)

Poverty traps youth with insufficient education, life skills or job skills, making the transition from school dropout to the workplace difficult, and perpetuating the cycle as their children are then raised in poverty. ... See More +

Newsletter 37272 JUN 01, 2006

Vermehren,Andrea; Mcginnis,Linda; Holland,Peter Anthony Disclosed

Children and youth : a framework for action (English)

This document builds on the important work of the World Bank and its partners to date to propose a Framework for Action to intensify our focus on children and youth outcomes in all Bank operations as a key strategy for poverty reduction and human development. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 32934 JAN 01, 2005

Disclosed

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Assessing national achievement levels in education : في التعلیم التحصیل الوطنیة تقییم مستویات (Arabic)
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MAY 01, 2017 41789 Publication English, Russian, French, Portuguese, Spanish
Assessing national achievement levels in education : Evaluación de los niveles nacionales de rendimiento académico (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2016 41789 Publication English, Arabic, Russian, French, Portuguese
Assessing national achievement levels in education : Évaluer les niveaux nationaux de performance dans l’éducation (French)
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JUN 29, 2015 41789 Publication English, Arabic, Russian, Portuguese, Spanish
Assessing national achievement levels in education (Russian)
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JAN 01, 2011 41789 Publication English, Arabic, French, Portuguese, Spanish
Peru - National rural water supply and sanitation project (PRONASAR) (English)
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NOV 01, 2010 69398 Working Paper
Nicaragua - Economic empowerment of rural women (English)
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JAN 11, 2010 69397 Working Paper
Assessing national achievement levels in education : Avaliação dos níveis de desempenho educacional (Portuguese)
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JAN 01, 2009 41789 Publication English, Arabic, Russian, French, Spanish
Measuring inequality of opportunities in Latin America and the Caribbean (English)
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NOV 12, 2008 46827 Publication Spanish
Measuring inequality of opportunities in Latin America and the Caribbean : Midiendo la desigualdad de oportunidades en America Latina y el Caribe (Spanish)
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OCT 01, 2008 46827 Publication English
The cost of early school-leaving and school failure (English)
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JUN 01, 2008 70026 Working Paper
Youth entrepreneurship : measures to overcome the barriers facing youth (English)
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JUN 01, 2008 45628 Newsletter
Youth at risk in Latin America and the Caribbean : understanding the causes, realizing the potential (English)
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MAY 30, 2008 44823 Publication
School and work in the Eastern Caribbean : does the education system adequately prepare youth for the global economy? (English)
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MAR 13, 2008 42909 Publication
Assessing national achievement levels in education (English)
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NOV 27, 2007 41789 Publication Arabic, Russian, French, Portuguese, Spanish
Evaluating youth interventions (English)
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JUN 01, 2007 41270 Newsletter French
Evaluating youth interventions : Évaluation des interventions sur la jeunesse (French)
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JUN 01, 2007 41270 Newsletter English
Crime, violence, and development : trends, costs, and policy options in the Caribbean (English)
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MAR 01, 2007 37820 Policy Note
The role of youth skills development in the transition to work : a global review (English)
See More +
FEB 01, 2007 40644 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Improving employability for at-risk youth : the Dominican Republic's Youth Development Project (English)
See More +
JUN 01, 2006 37272 Newsletter
Children and youth : a framework for action (English)
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JAN 01, 2005 32934 Working Paper (Numbered Series)