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Where to create jobs to reduce poverty : cities or towns ? (English)

Should public investment be targeted to big cities or to small towns, if the objective is to minimize national poverty? To answer this policy question, this paper extends the basic Todaro-type model of rural-urban migration to the case of migration from rural areas to two potential destinations, secondary town and big city. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8069 MAY 22, 2017

Christiaensen,Luc; De Weerdt,Joachim; Kanbur,Ravi Disclosed

Why do some oil-rich countries perform better than others ? (English)

Progress in child mortality reduction and education attainment varies widely among oil-rich countries. This paper investigates the causes of this variation using an empirical model that departs from the available literature in allowing for explicit measurement of the impact of initial levels of child mortality and education attainment. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8066 MAY 17, 2017

Iqbal,Farrukh; Kiendrebeogo,Youssouf Disclosed

China - Xinjiang Yining Urban Transport and Environment Project : resettlement plan : Resettlement plan : Xinjiang Yining II (Chinese)

The development objective of the Xinjiang Yining Urban Transport and Environment Project for China is to improve transport mobility and accessibility to selected areas of Yining municipality in a safe, sustainable, and inclusive manner. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan SFG3354 MAY 15, 2017

Yuan,Ruifeng English Disclosed

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (Appraisal Stage) - China: Guangdong Compulsory Education Project - P154621 (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet ISDSA22109 MAY 09, 2017

AmerHasan Disclosed

Cameroon - Inclusive Cities Development Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Annexes (French)

Environmental Assessment SFG3344 MAY 09, 2017

Ngumbah Wolloh,Leonard Ewang Disclosed

Vietnam - Medium Cities Development Project : additional financing : resettlement plan : Kế hoạch tái định cư (Vietnamese)

The development objective of the Additional Financing for Medium Cities Development Project for Vietnam is to increase access to improved urban infrastructure services in three selected medium sized cities, Lao Cai, Phu Ly, and Vinh, in a sustainable and efficient manner. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan SFG2691 MAY 04, 2017

Nguyen,Giang Thi Huong English Disclosed

China - Xinjiang Yining Urban Transport and Environment Project : resettlement plan : Resettlement action plan (English)

The development objective of the Xinjiang Yining Urban Transport and Environment Project for China is to improve transport mobility and accessibility to selected areas of Yining municipality in a safe, sustainable, and inclusive manner. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan SFG3354 MAY 01, 2017

Yuan,Ruifeng Chinese Disclosed

China - Xinjiang Yining Urban Transport and Environment Project : indigenous peoples plan : Ethnic minority development plan (English)

The development objective of the Xinjiang Yining Urban Traffic and Environmental Improvement Project for China is to improve transport mobility and accessibility to selected areas of Yining municipality in a safe, sustainable, and inclusive manner. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan SFG3355 MAY 01, 2017

Yuan,Ruifeng Chinese Disclosed

China - Xinjiang Yining Urban Transport and Environment Project : indigenous peoples plan : 少数民族发展行动计划 (Chinese)

The development objective of the Xinjiang Yining Urban Traffic and Environmental Improvement Project for China is to improve transport mobility and accessibility to selected areas of Yining municipality in a safe, sustainable, and inclusive manner. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan SFG3355 MAY 01, 2017

Yuan,Ruifeng English Disclosed

Assessing the permanence of land use change induced by payments for environmental services : evidence from Nicaragua (English)

There have been few efforts to evaluate whether the positive land use changes induced by conservation interventions such as Payments for Environmental Services (PES) persist once the interventions end. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 115197 MAY 01, 2017

Pagiola,Stefano P.; Honey-Rosés, Jordi; Freire-González, Jaume Disclosed

India - Tamil Nadu Rural Transformation Project : indigenous peoples plan : Tribal development plan (English)

The development objective of the Tamil Nadu Rural Transformation Project for India is to promote rural enterprises, access to finance and employment opportunities in selected blocks of Tamil Nadu would support the mobilization and strengthening of producer organization and finance their business plans by providing start-up capital that will go towards productive investment, technical assistance and business development. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan SFG3366 APR 28, 2017

Alex,Geeta Disclosed

On the frontlines of scaling-up : a qualitative analysis of implementation challenges in a CDD project in rural India (English)

This paper analyzes four years of qualitative data observing a large participatory anti-poverty project in India as it scales up from its first phase (covering 400,000 households) to its second (covering 800,000 households). ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8039 APR 25, 2017

Majumdar,Shruti; Rao,Vijayendra; Sanyal,Paromita Disclosed

Kyrgyz Republic - Urban Development Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 5) : Environmental and social management plan : improving the energy efficiency of street lighting in Balykchi and Toktogul (Russian)

The development objective of the Urban Development Project for Kyrgyz Republic is to improve the quality of municipal services and pilot energy efficiency and seismic resilience retrofits of urban infrastructure in participating towns. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG1790 APR 24, 2017

Hamilton,Delphine Alberta English Disclosed

Statement by H. E. Henrique Meirelles at the 95th meeting of the Development Committee held on April 22, 2017 (English)

This is a statement by Mr. H. E. Henrique Meirelles, Minister of Finance, at the ninety-fifth meeting of the Development Committee held on April 22, 2017. ... See More +

Board Report 114560 APR 22, 2017

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Kyrgyz Republic - Urban Development Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 3) : Environmental and social management plan for Sulukta (Russian)

The development objective of the Urban Development Project for Kyrgyz Republic is to improve the quality of municipal services and pilot energy efficiency and seismic resilience retrofits of urban infrastructure in participating towns. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG1790 APR 20, 2017

Hamilton,Delphine Alberta English Disclosed

Kyrgyz Republic - Urban Development Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 3) : Environmental and social management plan for Sulukta (English)

The development objective of the Urban Development Project for Kyrgyz Republic is to improve the quality of municipal services and pilot energy efficiency and seismic resilience retrofits of urban infrastructure in participating towns. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG1790 APR 20, 2017

Hamilton,Delphine Alberta Russian Disclosed

Djibouti - Household Survey 2017 Project (Arabic)

The development objective of Household Survey 2017 Project for Djibouti is to support the Department of Statistics and Demographic Studies (DISED) to collect, analyze and disseminate data emanating from the Household Survey for Social Indicators (Enquete Djiboutienne Aupres de Menages, EDAM) 2017. ... See More +

Project Paper PP2288 APR 13, 2017

English Disclosed

Congo, Democratic Republic of - Urban Development Project : additional financing (English)

The objective of the Additional Financing for the Urban Development Project for Congo, Democratic Republic of is to improve access to basic services and strengthen urban and municipal management of the targeted cities. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD1995 APR 13, 2017

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Where to create jobs to reduce poverty : cities or towns ? (English)
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MAY 22, 2017 WPS8069 Policy Research Working Paper
Why do some oil-rich countries perform better than others ? (English)
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MAY 17, 2017 WPS8066 Policy Research Working Paper
China - Xinjiang Yining Urban Transport and Environment Project : resettlement plan : Resettlement plan : Xinjiang Yining II (Chinese)
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MAY 15, 2017 SFG3354 Resettlement Plan English
Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (Appraisal Stage) - China: Guangdong Compulsory Education Project - P154621 (English)
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MAY 09, 2017 ISDSA22109 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Cameroon - Inclusive Cities Development Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Annexes (French)
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MAY 09, 2017 SFG3344 Environmental Assessment
Cameroon - Inclusive Cities Development Project : environmental assessment : Etude d'impact environnemental et social detaillee pour la construction de la station de traitement des boues de vidange de Ngombe, Douala (French)
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MAY 09, 2017 SFG3344 Environmental Assessment
Vietnam - Medium Cities Development Project : additional financing : resettlement plan : Kế hoạch tái định cư (Vietnamese)
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MAY 04, 2017 SFG2691 Resettlement Plan English
China - Xinjiang Yining Urban Transport and Environment Project : resettlement plan : Resettlement action plan (English)
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MAY 01, 2017 SFG3354 Resettlement Plan Chinese
China - Xinjiang Yining Urban Transport and Environment Project : indigenous peoples plan : Ethnic minority development plan (English)
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MAY 01, 2017 SFG3355 Indigenous Peoples Plan Chinese
China - Xinjiang Yining Urban Transport and Environment Project : indigenous peoples plan : 少数民族发展行动计划 (Chinese)
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MAY 01, 2017 SFG3355 Indigenous Peoples Plan English
Assessing the permanence of land use change induced by payments for environmental services : evidence from Nicaragua (English)
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MAY 01, 2017 115197 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Mozambique - Cities and Climate Changes Project : environmental assessment : Quadro de políticas de gestão ambiental e social - Projectos de infraestruturas verdes do Chiveve, (cidade de Beira), e para a reabilitação de infraestruturas de drenagem de águas pluviais de Maputo (Portuguese)
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MAY 01, 2017 SFG3381 Environmental Assessment
India - Tamil Nadu Rural Transformation Project : indigenous peoples plan : Tribal development plan (English)
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APR 28, 2017 SFG3366 Indigenous Peoples Plan
On the frontlines of scaling-up : a qualitative analysis of implementation challenges in a CDD project in rural India (English)
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APR 25, 2017 WPS8039 Policy Research Working Paper
Kyrgyz Republic - Urban Development Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 5) : Environmental and social management plan : improving the energy efficiency of street lighting in Balykchi and Toktogul (Russian)
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APR 24, 2017 SFG1790 Environmental Assessment English
Statement by H. E. Henrique Meirelles at the 95th meeting of the Development Committee held on April 22, 2017 (English)
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APR 22, 2017 114560 Board Report
Kyrgyz Republic - Urban Development Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 3) : Environmental and social management plan for Sulukta (Russian)
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APR 20, 2017 SFG1790 Environmental Assessment English
Kyrgyz Republic - Urban Development Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 3) : Environmental and social management plan for Sulukta (English)
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APR 20, 2017 SFG1790 Environmental Assessment Russian
Djibouti - Household Survey 2017 Project (Arabic)
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APR 13, 2017 PP2288 Project Paper English
Congo, Democratic Republic of - Urban Development Project : additional financing (English)
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APR 13, 2017 PAD1995 Project Appraisal Document