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Using national statistics to increase transparency of large land acquisition : evidence from Ethiopia (English)

The 2007/08 commodity price boom triggered a ‘rush’ for land in developing countries. Yet, many affected countries lacked the regulatory infrastructure to cope with such demand and reliable data on investors’ performance. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7342 JUN 26, 2015

Ali,Daniel Ayalew; Deininger,Klaus W.; Harris,Charles Anthony Philip

Paraguay agricultural sector risk assessment : identification, prioritization, strategy, and action plan (English)

This report is the result of a World Bank mission that visited Paraguay in June 2013 at the request of the Government of Paraguay. The mission’s objective was to identify, quantify, and prioritize agriculture risks that determine the volatility of agriculture gross domestic product (GDP), based on a methodology to assess sector risks developed by the World Bank. ... See More +

Working Paper 93943 JUN 26, 2015

Atoche Arce,Juan Carlos; Arias Carballo,Diego

Vietnam - Dam Rehabilitation and Safety Improvement Project : indigenous peoples plan (Vol. 6) : Ethnic minority development plan for Da Teh reservoir, My Duc Commune, Da Teh district, Lam Dong province (English)

The development objective of the Dam Rehabilitation and Safety Improvement Project for Vietnam is to improve the safety of prioritized dams under the Governments Dam Safety Program to protect downstream communities and assets. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan SFG1146 JUN 25, 2015

Does collective action sequester carbon ? the case of the Nepal community forestry program (English)

This paper estimate the effects of collective action in Nepal’s community forests on four ecological measures of forest quality. Forest user group collective action is identified through membership in the Nepal Community Forestry Programme, pending membership in the program, and existence of a forest user group whose leaders can identify the year the group was formed. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7327 JUN 22, 2015

Bluffstone,Randy; Somanathan,Eswaran; Jha,Prakash; Luintel,Harisharan; Bista,Rajesh; Paudel,Naya; Adhikari,Bhim

Cooperative behavior and common pool resources : experimental evidence from community forest user groups in Nepal (English)

This paper examines whether cooperative behavior by respondents measured as contributions in a one-shot public goods game correlates with reported pro-forest collective action behaviors. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7323 JUN 22, 2015

Bluffstone,Randy; Dannenberg,Astrid; Martinsson,Peter; Jha,Prakash; Bista,Rjesh

IDA participations pilot program : chair summary (English)

Board Summary 97667 JUN 22, 2015

Vietnam - Dam Rehabilitation and Safety Improvement Project : indigenous peoples plan (Vol. 4) : Social impact assessment for repair and upgrading for the safety of Khe Che reservoir - Quang Ninh province (English)

The development objective of the Dam Rehabilitation and Safety Improvement Project for Vietnam is to improve the safety of prioritized dams under the Governments Dam Safety Program to protect downstream communities and assets. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan SFG1146 JUN 19, 2015

Morocco - MA-Rural Roads II : P094007 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 18 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR19111 JUN 18, 2015

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Vietnam - Dam Rehabilitation and Safety Improvement Project : indigenous peoples plan (Vol. 3) : Social assessment for Dong Be dam rehabilitation and safety improvement, Xuan Du commune, Nhu Thanh district, Thanh Hoa province (English)

The development objective of the Dam Rehabilitation and Safety Improvement Project for Vietnam is to improve the safety of prioritized dams under the Governments Dam Safety Program to protect downstream communities and assets. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan SFG1146 JUN 17, 2015

India - Health, nutrition, and population technical assistance to North East states (English)

The eight states in India’s North-East region are connected to the rest of the country by a narrow corridor and (until recently) were classified by the Indian government as special category states. ... See More +

Working Paper ACS14107 JUN 16, 2015

Mullen,Patrick M.

Agriculture public expenditure review at the federal and subnational levels in Nigeria (2008-12) (English)

Agricultural expenditure is critical to the transformation of the agricultural sector in Nigeria. Yet spending on agriculture remains at low levels in spite of the sector’s huge potential for wealth creation, employment generation, and poverty reduction. ... See More +

Working Paper 97888 JUN 16, 2015

Olomola,Aderibigbe S.; Mogues,Tewodaj; Olofinbiyi, Tolulope; Nwoko,Chinedum; Udoh Edet,Joshua; Alabi,Reuben Adeolu; Onu,Justice Inyanda; Woldeyohannes, Sileshi French

Kazakhstan - South West Road Project : Western Europe - Western China international transit corridor (CAREC-1b 6b) : restructuring (English)

The South West Roads Project aims to increase transport efficiency along the road sections between Aktobe/Kyzylorda Oblast border and Shymkent and to improve road management and traffic safety in Kazakhstan. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan RES18224 JUN 13, 2015

Report to the Board from the Committee on Development Effectiveness : sub-committee report - World Bank support to early childhood development and draft management response (English)

The sub-committee (SC) of the Committee on Development Effectiveness (CODE) considered independent evaluation group’s (IEG’s) evaluation entitled, World Bank (WB) support to early childhood development (ECD) and draft management response. ... See More +

Board Report 97218 JUN 09, 2015

Tajikistan - Environmental Land Management and Rural Livelihoods Project : additional financing (English)

The objective of the Additional Financing for the Environmental Land Management and Rural Livelihoods Project for Tajikistan is to enable rural people to increase their productive assets in ways that improve natural resource management and resilience to climate change in selected climate vulnerable sites. ... See More +

Project Paper PAD1428 JUN 09, 2015

Vietnam - Livestock Competitiveness and Food Safety Project : additional financing (English)

The development objectives of the Livestock Competitiveness and Food Safety Project (LIFSAP) for Vietnam are to increase the production efficiency of household-based livestock producers, to reduce the environmental impact of livestock production, processing and marketing, and to improve food safety in livestock product supply chains (mainly meat) in project provinces. ... See More +

Project Paper 91212 JUN 09, 2015

Budget committee : minutes of meeting held on Monday, June 8, 2015 (English)

Minutes 97622 JUN 08, 2015

Transcript of oral history interview with Russell Cheetham held on June 4 and 6, 2012 (English)

On June 4 and 6, 2012, Russell Cheetham was interviewed on behalf of the World Bank Group Archives oral history program by Charles Ziegler. During his tenure at the Bank from 1969 to 1996, Mr. ... See More +

Transcript 97682 JUN 04, 2015

Costs and benefits of land fragmentation : evidence from Rwanda (English)

This paper disentangles different aspects of land fragmentation and its impact on the efficiency of resource use. The paper uses information on the incidence of crop shocks to assess whether fragmentation provides benefits in reducing risk and parcel coordinates and terrain-adjusted travel times between parcels to more precisely account for the associated costs in 2010/11 data from Rwanda. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7290 JUN 03, 2015

Ali,Daniel Ayalew; Deininger,Klaus W.; Ronchi,Loraine

How much of the labor in African agriculture is provided by women ? (English)

The contribution of women to labor in African agriculture is regularly quoted in the range of 60 to 80 percent. Using individual-disaggregated, plot-level labor input data from nationally representative household surveys across six Sub-Saharan African countries, this study estimates the average female labor share in crop production at 40 percent. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7282 JUN 02, 2015

Palacios-Lopez,Amparo; Christiaensen,Luc; Kilic,Talip

Smallholders’ land ownership and access in Sub-Saharan Africa: a new landscape ? (English)

While scholars agree on the importance of land rental markets for structural transformation in rural areas, evidence on the extent and nature of their operation, including potential obstacles to their improved functioning, remains limited. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7285 JUN 02, 2015

Deininger,Klaus W.; Xia,Fang; Savastano,Sara

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Using national statistics to increase transparency of large land acquisition : evidence from Ethiopia (English)
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JUN 26, 2015 WPS7342 Policy Research Working Paper
Paraguay agricultural sector risk assessment : identification, prioritization, strategy, and action plan (English)
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JUN 26, 2015 93943 Working Paper
Vietnam - Dam Rehabilitation and Safety Improvement Project : indigenous peoples plan (Vol. 6) : Ethnic minority development plan for Da Teh reservoir, My Duc Commune, Da Teh district, Lam Dong province (English)
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JUN 25, 2015 SFG1146 Indigenous Peoples Plan
Does collective action sequester carbon ? the case of the Nepal community forestry program (English)
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JUN 22, 2015 WPS7327 Policy Research Working Paper
Cooperative behavior and common pool resources : experimental evidence from community forest user groups in Nepal (English)
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JUN 22, 2015 WPS7323 Policy Research Working Paper
IDA participations pilot program : chair summary (English)
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JUN 22, 2015 97667 Board Summary
Vietnam - Dam Rehabilitation and Safety Improvement Project : indigenous peoples plan (Vol. 4) : Social impact assessment for repair and upgrading for the safety of Khe Che reservoir - Quang Ninh province (English)
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JUN 19, 2015 SFG1146 Indigenous Peoples Plan
Morocco - MA-Rural Roads II : P094007 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 18 (English)
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JUN 18, 2015 ISR19111 Implementation Status and Results Report
Vietnam - Dam Rehabilitation and Safety Improvement Project : indigenous peoples plan (Vol. 3) : Social assessment for Dong Be dam rehabilitation and safety improvement, Xuan Du commune, Nhu Thanh district, Thanh Hoa province (English)
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JUN 17, 2015 SFG1146 Indigenous Peoples Plan
India - Health, nutrition, and population technical assistance to North East states (English)
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JUN 16, 2015 ACS14107 Working Paper
Agriculture public expenditure review at the federal and subnational levels in Nigeria (2008-12) (English)
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JUN 16, 2015 97888 Working Paper French
Kazakhstan - South West Road Project : Western Europe - Western China international transit corridor (CAREC-1b 6b) : restructuring (English)
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JUN 13, 2015 RES18224 Resettlement Plan
Report to the Board from the Committee on Development Effectiveness : sub-committee report - World Bank support to early childhood development and draft management response (English)
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JUN 09, 2015 97218 Board Report
Tajikistan - Environmental Land Management and Rural Livelihoods Project : additional financing (English)
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JUN 09, 2015 PAD1428 Project Paper
Vietnam - Livestock Competitiveness and Food Safety Project : additional financing (English)
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JUN 09, 2015 91212 Project Paper
Budget committee : minutes of meeting held on Monday, June 8, 2015 (English)
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JUN 08, 2015 97622 Minutes
Transcript of oral history interview with Russell Cheetham held on June 4 and 6, 2012 (English)
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JUN 04, 2015 97682 Transcript
Costs and benefits of land fragmentation : evidence from Rwanda (English)
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JUN 03, 2015 WPS7290 Policy Research Working Paper
How much of the labor in African agriculture is provided by women ? (English)
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JUN 02, 2015 WPS7282 Policy Research Working Paper
Smallholders’ land ownership and access in Sub-Saharan Africa: a new landscape ? (English)
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JUN 02, 2015 WPS7285 Policy Research Working Paper