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Mongolia - Employment Support Project : environmental assessment : Орчны болон нийгмийн удирдлагын хүрээ (Mongolian)

The Mongolia Employment Support Project (MESP) will be implemented by the Ministry of Laborand Social Protection (MLSP) with support from the World Bank. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG2708 DEC 01, 2016

Razat,Maya English Disclosed

Enforcement capacity and the impact of labor regulation : evidence from the Russian Federation (English)

The impact of business regulations on firms could depend on how the regulations are enforced in practice. Exploiting variation in enforcement capacity across the Russian Federation's administrative regions, this paper examines whether the enforcement of restrictive regulations on hiring and firing workers affects how firms adjust employment during industry upswings and downswings. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7888 NOV 14, 2016

Gonzalez,Alvaro S.; Sharma,Siddharth; Subhash,Hari Disclosed

Socioeconomic resilience : multi-hazard estimates in 117 countries (English)

This paper presents a model to assess the socioeconomic resilience to natural disasters of an economy, defined as its capacity to mitigate the impact of disaster-related asset losses on welfare. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7886 NOV 14, 2016

Hallegatte,Stephane; Bangalore,Mook; Vogt-Schilb,Adrien Camille Disclosed

Cash transfers and health : evidence from Tanzania (English)

How do conditional cash transfers impact health-related outcomes? This paper examines the 2010 randomized introduction of a program in Tanzania and finds nuanced impacts. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7882 NOV 07, 2016

Evans,David; Holtemeyer,Brian; Kosec,Katrina L. Disclosed

Georgia - Irrigation And Land Market Development Project : resettlement plan : Abbreviated resettlement action plan (English)

The objective of the Irrigation and Land Market Development Project for Georgia is to improve delivery of irrigation and drainage services in selected areas and to develop improved policies and procedures as a basis for national program of land registration. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan SFG2565 OCT 24, 2016

Kapanadze,Darejan Disclosed

Dominican Republic - Social Protection Investment Project (English)

Ratings for the Social Protection Investment Project for Dominican Republic was as follows: outcomes were satisfactory, risk to global environment outcome was moderate, Bank performance was moderately satisfactory, and Borrower performance was moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3930 OCT 20, 2016

Disclosed

India - Skill Mission Operation Project : indigenous people plan : Tribal people planning framework (English)

The development objective of the Skill Mission Operation Project for India is to enhance institutional mechanisms for skill development and increase access to quality and market relevant training for the work force. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan 108897 OCT 07, 2016

Disclosed

Global talent flows (English)

The global distribution of talent is highly skewed and the resources available to countries to develop and utilize their best and brightest vary substantially. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7852 OCT 05, 2016

Kerr,Sari Pekkala; Kerr,William Robert; Ozden,Caglar; Parsons,Christopher Robert Disclosed

Rwanda - Third Social Protection System Support Project (English)

The development objective of the Third Social Protection System Support Project for Rwanda is to support the Government of Rwanda to improve the efficiency, accountability and coverage of its social protection system. ... See More +

Program Document 108935 OCT 03, 2016

Disclosed

Economic integration across Latin America : evidence from labor markets, 1990-2013 (English)

Combining macroeconomic and microeconomic data and three indicators of international market integration, this paper assesses the degree to which Latin American labor markets are integrated. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7847 OCT 03, 2016

Lederman,Daniel; Robertson,Raymond Disclosed

China - Gansu Technical and Vocational Education and Training Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management plan (English)

The development objective of the Gansu Technical and Vocational Education and Training Project for China is to improve the quality of technical and vocational education and training (TVET) in selected project schools of Gansu and improve school-industry linkages. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG2610 OCT 01, 2016

Kang,Tianxiu Disclosed

Burundi - Social safety Nets Project : indigenous people plan : Cadre de planification en faveur de la population Batwa réalisé (French)

Indigenous Peoples Plan SFG2630 OCT 01, 2016

Leroy De La Briere,Benedicte Disclosed

Vietnam - Fostering Innovation through Research, Science and Technology Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 109519 OCT 01, 2016

Disclosed

Perú - El baño en el hogar - el ultimo tramo hacia el progreso de las familias (Spanish)

Un baño al interior del hogar, centro de salud o escuela, constituye el último eslabón para cerrar las brechas de desigualdad, especialmente para los más pobres de zonas periurbanas de alto crecimiento y comunidades rurales dispersas. ... See More +

Brief 109080 OCT 01, 2016

Disclosed

Perú - El reto de la legitimidad social para la minería moderna : los riesgos socio-ambientales (Spanish)

Para convertir la minería en un factor positivo para el desarrollo sostenible, es necesario incidir positivamente en las expectativas y percepciones de transformación de la población local en las áreas de influencia minera. ... See More +

Brief 109082 OCT 01, 2016

Disclosed

The World Bank Group in Afghanistan : country update (English)

The contents of this newsletter focus on World Bank Group support, status of ongoing operations, and Afghanistan Reconstruction Trust Fund. It has the following headings: news; World Bank group support; ongoing operations; raising livestock gives rural poor a chance at brighter future;canal reconstruction improves rural living in Bamyan province; capacity building pays off with first kidney transplant in Afghanistan; International Finance Corporation; Afghanistan Reconstruction Trust Fund; and horticulture provides alternative livelihood to farmers ... See More +

Newsletter 108759 OCT 01, 2016

Pashto, Dari Disclosed

Vietnam - Systematic Country Diagnostic : Tiếp bước thành công : Nhóm ưu tiên tăng trưởng toàn diện và bền vữn g (Vietnamese)

Vietnam is a leading case of a country that has achieved rapid growth, poverty reduction, and shared prosperity. Vietnam’s past achievements came through a combination of different developments. ... See More +

Systematic Country Diagnostic 108348 OCT 01, 2016

Eckardt,Sebastian; Demombynes,Gabriel; Chandrasekharan Behr,Diji English Disclosed

Dynamic relationship between corruption and youth unemployment : empirical evidences from a system GMM approach (English)

This paper addresses the causal relationship between corruption and youth unemployment from two different perspectives. The discussion starts by asking how the corruption practices within government institutions that encourage the payment of bribes to access the job opportunities contribute to reducing the efficiency of the resources (labor force) allocations. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7842 SEP 29, 2016

Bouzid,Bechir Naier Disclosed

Serbia - Second Programmatic State Owned Enterprises Reform Operation Project (English)

The development objectives of the Second Programmatic State Owned Enterprises Reform Operation Project for Serbia are to reduce state participation and level of direct and indirect support to the real sector, enhance state owned enterprises (SOEs) performance, governance and accountability, and mitigate the short term social and labor impacts of the SOEs restructuring and disposition plans. ... See More +

Program Document 108294 SEP 27, 2016

Disclosed

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Mongolia - Employment Support Project : environmental assessment : Орчны болон нийгмийн удирдлагын хүрээ (Mongolian)
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DEC 01, 2016 SFG2708 Environmental Assessment English
Enforcement capacity and the impact of labor regulation : evidence from the Russian Federation (English)
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NOV 14, 2016 WPS7888 Policy Research Working Paper
Socioeconomic resilience : multi-hazard estimates in 117 countries (English)
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NOV 14, 2016 WPS7886 Policy Research Working Paper
Cash transfers and health : evidence from Tanzania (English)
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NOV 07, 2016 WPS7882 Policy Research Working Paper
Mali - Skills Development and Youth Employment Project : implementation support mission - October 24 to November 5, 2016 : Mali - Projet de Développement des Compétences et Emploi des Jeunes (PROCEJ) : mission d’appui à la mise en oeuvre - 24 Octobre au 5 Novembre 2016 (French)
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NOV 05, 2016 110663 Aide Memoire
Georgia - Irrigation And Land Market Development Project : resettlement plan : Abbreviated resettlement action plan (English)
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OCT 24, 2016 SFG2565 Resettlement Plan
Dominican Republic - Social Protection Investment Project (English)
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OCT 20, 2016 ICR3930 Implementation Completion and Results Report
India - Skill Mission Operation Project : indigenous people plan : Tribal people planning framework (English)
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OCT 07, 2016 108897 Indigenous Peoples Plan
Global talent flows (English)
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OCT 05, 2016 WPS7852 Policy Research Working Paper
Rwanda - Third Social Protection System Support Project (English)
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OCT 03, 2016 108935 Program Document
Economic integration across Latin America : evidence from labor markets, 1990-2013 (English)
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OCT 03, 2016 WPS7847 Policy Research Working Paper
China - Gansu Technical and Vocational Education and Training Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management plan (English)
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OCT 01, 2016 SFG2610 Environmental Assessment
Burundi - Social safety Nets Project : indigenous people plan : Cadre de planification en faveur de la population Batwa réalisé (French)
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OCT 01, 2016 SFG2630 Indigenous Peoples Plan
Vietnam - Fostering Innovation through Research, Science and Technology Project : procurement plan (English)
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OCT 01, 2016 109519 Procurement Plan
Perú - El baño en el hogar - el ultimo tramo hacia el progreso de las familias (Spanish)
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OCT 01, 2016 109080 Brief
Perú - El reto de la legitimidad social para la minería moderna : los riesgos socio-ambientales (Spanish)
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OCT 01, 2016 109082 Brief
The World Bank Group in Afghanistan : country update (English)
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OCT 01, 2016 108759 Newsletter Pashto, Dari
Vietnam - Systematic Country Diagnostic : Tiếp bước thành công : Nhóm ưu tiên tăng trưởng toàn diện và bền vữn g (Vietnamese)
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OCT 01, 2016 108348 Systematic Country Diagnostic English
Dynamic relationship between corruption and youth unemployment : empirical evidences from a system GMM approach (English)
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SEP 29, 2016 WPS7842 Policy Research Working Paper
Serbia - Second Programmatic State Owned Enterprises Reform Operation Project (English)
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SEP 27, 2016 108294 Program Document