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Enabling private sector feedback on public services through mobile devices : lessons from recent international experience - investment climate (English)

The rapid diffusion of increasingly sophisticated mobile devices, particularly in the developing world, has created many new opportunities for online interactions between government, businesses, and civil society. ... See More +

Brief 107909 JAN 01, 2016

Disclosed

Performance management can improve local services in developing countries : the service improvement action plan (English)

The Service Improvement Action Plan (SIAP) is a performance management tool developed to help local governments, especially those in developing or transition economies, improve their services. ... See More +

Brief 84371 JAN 01, 2014

Mark, Katharine Disclosed

Public-private dialogue for specific sectors : agribusiness (English)

Public-private dialogue (PPD) is a structured engagement mechanism that aims to bring together all relevant stakeholders, in a balanced and inclusive manner, to assess, prioritize, and achieve sustainable results. ... See More +

Brief 90753 JAN 01, 2014

Fall, Birima; Ivanovic, David; Utterwulghe, Steve Denis Jean French Disclosed

Public-private dialogue for specific sectors : extractive industries (English)

Public-private dialogue (PPD) is a structured engagement mechanism that aims to bring together all relevant stakeholders, in a balanced and inclusive manner, to assess, prioritize, and achieve sustainable results. ... See More +

Brief 90752 JAN 01, 2014

Utterwulghe, Steve Denis Jean French Disclosed

Public-private dialogue for specific sectors : extractive industries : Dialogue public-prive pour des secteurs specifiques : les industries extractives (French)

Public-private dialogue (PPD) is a structured engagement mechanism that aims to bring together all relevant stakeholders, in a balanced and inclusive manner, to assess, prioritize, and achieve sustainable results. ... See More +

Brief 90752 JAN 01, 2014

Utterwulghe, Steve Denis Jean English Disclosed

Public-private dialogue for specific sectors : agribusiness : Dialogue public-prive pour des secteurs specifiques : l'industrie agroalimentaire (French)

Public-private dialogue (PPD) is a structured engagement mechanism that aims to bring together all relevant stakeholders, in a balanced and inclusive manner, to assess, prioritize, and achieve sustainable results. ... See More +

Brief 90753 JAN 01, 2014

Fall, Birima; Ivanovic, David; Utterwulghe, Steve Denis Jean English Disclosed

Can specialized tax software reduce tax compliance costs in developing countries? (English)

The World Bank Group conducted a study, using data from a number of surveys of businesses in developing countries, to investigate the association between the use of specialized tax software and total tax compliance costs. ... See More +

Brief 90756 JAN 01, 2014

Coolidge, Jacqueline; Yilmaz, Fatih Disclosed

Performance budgeting in the Republic of Korea (English)

In 2003, the Korean government introduced a broad package of public financial management reforms, which succeeded in integrating performance management into the budget process. ... See More +

Brief 83531 DEC 01, 2013

Park, Nowook Disclosed

Engendering monitoring and evaluation (English)

Despite significant progress, gender inequalities persist in all countries. These inequalities both negate fundamental human rights and present serious barriers to the achievement of national development objectives. ... See More +

Brief 82252 OCT 01, 2013

Bamberger, Michael Disclosed

Introducing a risk-based approach to regulate businesses : how to build a risk matrix to classify enterprises or activities (English)

Adopting a risk-based approach can simplify key regulatory processes that govern business activities. This fundamental step involves moving from inspections, licensing, and other regulatory tools that cover all business uniformly to an approach that tailors the instruments used for regulation and control based on the level of risk. ... See More +

Brief 90754 SEP 01, 2013

Blanc,Florentin; Franco-Temple,Ernesto Disclosed

Implementing a shared inspection management system : insights from recent international experience (English)

Businesses, non-governmental organizations, and health care providers in developing countries often face an array of inspections from various government agencies. ... See More +

Brief 90755 APR 01, 2013

Wille, John; Blanc, Florentin Disclosed

Building monitoring and evaluation capacity in the Republic of Yemen (English)

This note disseminates key lessons learned from the World Bank financed project in the Republic of Yemen, monitoring and evaluation of the poverty reduction strategy paper and reform programs, which established and operationalized a poverty reduction strategy monitoring unit. ... See More +

Brief 76976 MAR 01, 2013

Ivins, Ingrid; Hwang, Helena Disclosed

Using M&E to support performance based planning and budgeting in Indonesia (English)

Since 2000, there has been growing interest in reforming Indonesia’s budgeting systems to promote a more performance-orientated process. Indonesia is in the initial stages of this reform. ... See More +

Brief 76064 NOV 01, 2012

Ahern, Mark; Beard, Victoria A.; Gueorguieva, Anna I.; Sri Handini, Retno Disclosed

Establishing a national M&E system in South Africa (English)

South Africa has a number of actors with legal or constitutional mandates for monitoring and evaluation (M&E). There has been a major shift in emphasis concerning M&E since 2009, partially stimulated by a political need to improve service delivery, but also from the extensive exposure of both technocrats and political leadership to international experiences. ... See More +

Brief 76063 SEP 01, 2012

Goldman, Ian; Engela, Ronette; Akhalwaya, Ismail; Gasa, Nolwazi; Leon, Bernadette; Mohamed, Hassen; Phillips, Sean Disclosed

Performance, monitoring, and evaluation in China (English)

Amidst all the hoopla about China's rise, it is useful to remember that China is a developing country whose transition to a market economy is not yet complete, with institution building still underway. ... See More +

Brief 76065 SEP 01, 2012

Wong, Christine Disclosed

Performance-informed budgeting in the U.S. National Government : an evolutionary approach and a work in progress (English)

The United States, at the national level of government, has been trying to identify stronger links between performance and funding for at least 50 years. ... See More +

Brief 71409 JUL 01, 2012

Joyce, Philip G. Disclosed

Chile's monitoring and evaluation system, 1994-2010 (English)

The Chilean Management Control and Evaluation System (Sistema de Evaluacion y Control de Gestion) is internationally regarded as a successful example of how to put into place a monitoring and evaluation (M&E) system. ... See More +

Brief 64378 AUG 01, 2011

Dussauge Laguna, Mauricio I. Disclosed

Defining and using performance indicators and targets in government M and E systems (English)

Developing effective national monitoring and evaluation (M&E) systems and/or performance budgeting initiatives requires well-defined formulation and implementation strategies for setting up performance indicators. ... See More +

Brief 64387 JUL 01, 2011

Castro, Manuel Fernando Disclosed

The Canadian monitoring and evaluation system (English)

Performance measurement, monitoring, and evaluation have long been part of the infrastructure within the federal government in Canada. With more than 30 years of formalized evaluation experience in most large federal departments and agencies, many lessons can be gained, not the least of which is the recognition that the monitoring and evaluation (M&E) system itself is not static. ... See More +

Brief 63651 JUN 01, 2011

Lahey, Robert Disclosed

Combining quantitative and qualitative methods for program monitoring and evaluation : why are mixed- method designs best? (English)

Despite significant methodological advances, much program evaluation and monitoring data are of limited utility because of an over-reliance on quantitative methods alone. ... See More +

Brief 64386 MAY 01, 2011

Adato, Michelle Disclosed

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Enabling private sector feedback on public services through mobile devices : lessons from recent international experience - investment climate (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 107909 Brief
Performance management can improve local services in developing countries : the service improvement action plan (English)
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JAN 01, 2014 84371 Brief
Public-private dialogue for specific sectors : agribusiness (English)
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JAN 01, 2014 90753 Brief French
Public-private dialogue for specific sectors : extractive industries (English)
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JAN 01, 2014 90752 Brief French
Public-private dialogue for specific sectors : extractive industries : Dialogue public-prive pour des secteurs specifiques : les industries extractives (French)
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JAN 01, 2014 90752 Brief English
Public-private dialogue for specific sectors : agribusiness : Dialogue public-prive pour des secteurs specifiques : l'industrie agroalimentaire (French)
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JAN 01, 2014 90753 Brief English
Can specialized tax software reduce tax compliance costs in developing countries? (English)
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JAN 01, 2014 90756 Brief
Performance budgeting in the Republic of Korea (English)
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DEC 01, 2013 83531 Brief
Engendering monitoring and evaluation (English)
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OCT 01, 2013 82252 Brief
Introducing a risk-based approach to regulate businesses : how to build a risk matrix to classify enterprises or activities (English)
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SEP 01, 2013 90754 Brief
Implementing a shared inspection management system : insights from recent international experience (English)
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APR 01, 2013 90755 Brief
Building monitoring and evaluation capacity in the Republic of Yemen (English)
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MAR 01, 2013 76976 Brief
Using M&E to support performance based planning and budgeting in Indonesia (English)
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NOV 01, 2012 76064 Brief
Establishing a national M&E system in South Africa (English)
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SEP 01, 2012 76063 Brief
Performance, monitoring, and evaluation in China (English)
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SEP 01, 2012 76065 Brief
Performance-informed budgeting in the U.S. National Government : an evolutionary approach and a work in progress (English)
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JUL 01, 2012 71409 Brief
Chile's monitoring and evaluation system, 1994-2010 (English)
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AUG 01, 2011 64378 Brief
Defining and using performance indicators and targets in government M and E systems (English)
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JUL 01, 2011 64387 Brief
The Canadian monitoring and evaluation system (English)
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JUN 01, 2011 63651 Brief
Combining quantitative and qualitative methods for program monitoring and evaluation : why are mixed- method designs best? (English)
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MAY 01, 2011 64386 Brief