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Poverty and Social Impact Assessment (PSIA) of systematic registration on Rural Romania (English)

The objective of this Poverty and Social Impact Analysis (PSIA) is to assess the impact of systematic registration on vulnerable individuals, in general, and Roma, in particular. ... See More +

Working Paper 106585 JUN 23, 2016

Torhonen,Mika-Petteri Disclosed

Evaluating sovereign disaster risk finance strategies : a framework (English)

This paper proposes a framework for ex ante evaluation of sovereign disaster risk finance instruments available to governments for funding disaster losses. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7721 JUN 21, 2016

Clarke,Daniel Jonathan; Mahul,Olivier; Poulter,Richard Andrew; Teh,Tse-Ling Disclosed

Solving commitment problems in disaster risk finance (English)

Those at risk from natural disasters are typically under-protected, possibly because they expect benefactors such as governments and donors to come to their aid. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7720 JUN 21, 2016

Clarke,Daniel Jonathan; Wren-Lewis,Liam Disclosed

Potential for application of a probabilistic catastrophe risk modelling framework to poverty outcomes : general form vulnerability functions relating household poverty outcomes to hazard intensity in Ethiopia (English)

This paper analyzes the potential to combine catastrophe risk modelling (CAT risk modeling) with economic analysis of vulnerability to poverty using the example of drought hazard impacts on the welfare of rural households in Ethiopia. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7717 JUN 21, 2016

Porter,Catherine; White,Emily Jennifer Disclosed

Early warning, early action : the use of predictive tools in drought response through Ethiopia's productive safety net programme (English)

This paper investigates the use of early warning tools as part of Ethiopia's Disaster Risk Management framework. Analyzing, in particular, the Livelihoods, Early Assessment and Protection tool, Livelihood Integrated Assessment and Hotspots Assessments, the paper delineates the scope and objectives of existing early warning tools, their commonalities and limitations. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7716 JUN 21, 2016

Drechsler,Mareile Beate Stephanie; Soer,Wolter Disclosed

Insuring growth : the impact of disaster funds on economic reconstruction in Mexico (English)

Climate change has considerably increased the likelihood of experiencing extreme weather events. Governments in developing countries have a limited capacity to smooth the losses created by extreme weather, and could potentially benefit from the introduction of disaster funds, that is, ex-ante budgeting allocations for post-disaster reconstruction. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7714 JUN 21, 2016

De Janvry,Alain F.; del Valle,Alejandro; Sadoulet,Elisabeth Marie L. Disclosed

Using administrative data to assess the impact and sustainability of Rwanda's land tenure regularization (English)

Rwanda's completion, in 2012/13, of a land tenure regularization program covering the entire country allows the use of administrative data to describe initial performance and combine the data with household surveys to quantify to what extent and why subsequent transfers remain informal, and how to address this. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7705 JUN 16, 2016

Ali,Daniel Ayalew; Deininger,Klaus W.; Duponchel,Marguerite Felicienne Disclosed

China - Huai River Basin Flood Management and Drainage Improvement Project : restructuring paper (English)

The development objective of the Huai River Basin Flood Management and Drainage Improvement Project for China is to provide better and more secure protection against floods and water logging, increase farmland productivity, and reduce property losses in predominantly poor rural areas in the Huai river basin in the provinces of Jiangsu, Shandong, Anhui, and Henan. ... See More +

Project Paper RES24226 JUN 15, 2016

Zhang,Ximing Disclosed

P106038 - Implementation Completion Report Review (English)

Implementation Completion Report Review ICRR0020075 JUN 10, 2016

IEG Review Team

China - Changzhi Sustainable Urban Transport Project : restructuring (English)

The development objective of Changzhi Sustainable Urban Transport Project for China is to improve transport mobility in the central city of Changzhi in a safe, energy-saving, and efficient manner for all users. ... See More +

Project Paper RES20699 JUN 10, 2016

Disclosed

China - Xining Flood and Watershed Management Project (English)

Ratings for the Xining Flood and Watershed Management Project for China were as follows: outcomes were satisfactory, the risk to development outcome was moderate, the Bank performance was satisfactory, and the Borrower performance was also satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3778 JUN 09, 2016

Disclosed

From oil to cities : Nigeria’s next transformation (English)

The Nigeria Urbanization Review serves the critical and timely purpose of understanding the challenges and opportunities of urbanization in Nigeria. ... See More +

Publication 106150 JUN 03, 2016

Disclosed

Project Information Document (Appraisal Stage) - Indonesia National Slum Upgrading Project - P154782 (English)

Project Information Document PIDA71540 JUN 03, 2016

GeorgeSoraya

Appraisal Project Information Document-Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet - Vanuatu Infrastructure Reconstruction and Improvement Project - P156505 (English)

Project Information and Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet PIDISDSA15121 JUN 02, 2016

MichaelBonte-Grapentin

Solomon Islands - Global Partnership on Electricity Access Expansion Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework (English)

The development objective of the Electricity Access Expansion Project for Solomon Islands is to increase access of low-income households to electricity in peri-urban and rural areas of Solomon Islands. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG2039 JUN 01, 2016

Walmsley,Renee Disclosed

6C Central America urbanization review : making cities work for Central America (Vol. 2) : 6C : Central America urbanization review – making cities work for Central America (English)

Central America is undergoing an important transition, with urban populations increasingat accelerated speeds, bringing pressing challenges as well as opportunities to boost sustained,inclusive and resilient growth. ... See More +

Working Paper 106268 JUN 01, 2016

Maria,Augustin; Acero Vergel,Jose Luis; Garcia Lozano,Marisa; Aguilera De Llano,Ana Isabel Disclosed

6C Central America urbanization review : making cities work for Central America : 6C Estudio de la urbanizacion en Centroamerica : oportunidades de una Centroamerica urbana (Spanish)

Central America is undergoing an important transition, with urban populations increasingat accelerated speeds, bringing pressing challenges as well as opportunities to boost sustained,inclusive and resilient growth. ... See More +

Working Paper 106268 JUN 01, 2016

Maria,Augustin; Acero Vergel,Jose Luis; Garcia Lozano,Marisa; Aguilera De Llano,Ana Isabel Disclosed

Weathering storms : understanding the impact of natural disasters on the poor in Central America (English)

In the past decades, natural disasters have caused substantial human and economic losses in Central America, with strong adverse impacts on gross domestic product per capita, income, and poverty reduction. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7692 JUN 01, 2016

Ishizawa Escudero,Oscar Anil; Miranda Montero,Juan Jose Disclosed

Making cities work for Central America : urbanization review (English)

Central America is undergoing an important transition, with urban populations increasing at accelerated speeds, bringing pressing challenges as well as opportunities to boost sustained, inclusive and resilient growth. current rates of urbanization, the region’s urban population will double in size by 2050, welcoming over 25 million new urban dwellers, calling for better infrastructure, higher coverage and quality of urban services and greater employment opportunities. ... See More +

Working Paper ACS18375 JUN 01, 2016

Maria,Augustin Disclosed

China - Shaanxi Poor Rural Areas Community Development Project : environmental assessment : Environmental management plan (English)

The development objective of the Shaanxi Poor Rural Areas Community Development Project for China is to increase the per capita income and improve the living standard of farmers, especially the poor rural population, by supporting the development of project rural community industry ; to improve the basic public service of rural community and make mass farmers widely enjoy necessary basic public services by supporting the construction and development of public infrastructure of project community; to explore the new methods and new ways of constructing new rural communities in poor areas by supporting the development of agricultural economical cooperative organization of project community of poor counties; to realize the sustainable development of project community construction by strengthening the capacity building of poor areas and poor population. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG2236 JUN 01, 2016

Tian,Yunqing Disclosed

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Poverty and Social Impact Assessment (PSIA) of systematic registration on Rural Romania (English)
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JUN 23, 2016 106585 Working Paper
Evaluating sovereign disaster risk finance strategies : a framework (English)
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JUN 21, 2016 WPS7721 Policy Research Working Paper
Solving commitment problems in disaster risk finance (English)
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JUN 21, 2016 WPS7720 Policy Research Working Paper
Potential for application of a probabilistic catastrophe risk modelling framework to poverty outcomes : general form vulnerability functions relating household poverty outcomes to hazard intensity in Ethiopia (English)
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JUN 21, 2016 WPS7717 Policy Research Working Paper
Early warning, early action : the use of predictive tools in drought response through Ethiopia's productive safety net programme (English)
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JUN 21, 2016 WPS7716 Policy Research Working Paper
Insuring growth : the impact of disaster funds on economic reconstruction in Mexico (English)
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JUN 21, 2016 WPS7714 Policy Research Working Paper
Using administrative data to assess the impact and sustainability of Rwanda's land tenure regularization (English)
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JUN 16, 2016 WPS7705 Policy Research Working Paper
China - Huai River Basin Flood Management and Drainage Improvement Project : restructuring paper (English)
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JUN 15, 2016 RES24226 Project Paper
P106038 - Implementation Completion Report Review (English)
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JUN 10, 2016 ICRR0020075 Implementation Completion Report Review
China - Changzhi Sustainable Urban Transport Project : restructuring (English)
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JUN 10, 2016 RES20699 Project Paper
China - Xining Flood and Watershed Management Project (English)
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JUN 09, 2016 ICR3778 Implementation Completion and Results Report
From oil to cities : Nigeria’s next transformation (English)
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JUN 03, 2016 106150 Publication
Project Information Document (Appraisal Stage) - Indonesia National Slum Upgrading Project - P154782 (English)
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JUN 03, 2016 PIDA71540 Project Information Document
Appraisal Project Information Document-Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet - Vanuatu Infrastructure Reconstruction and Improvement Project - P156505 (English)
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JUN 02, 2016 PIDISDSA15121 Project Information and Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Solomon Islands - Global Partnership on Electricity Access Expansion Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework (English)
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JUN 01, 2016 SFG2039 Environmental Assessment
6C Central America urbanization review : making cities work for Central America (Vol. 2) : 6C : Central America urbanization review – making cities work for Central America (English)
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JUN 01, 2016 106268 Working Paper
6C Central America urbanization review : making cities work for Central America : 6C Estudio de la urbanizacion en Centroamerica : oportunidades de una Centroamerica urbana (Spanish)
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JUN 01, 2016 106268 Working Paper
Weathering storms : understanding the impact of natural disasters on the poor in Central America (English)
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JUN 01, 2016 WPS7692 Policy Research Working Paper
Making cities work for Central America : urbanization review (English)
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JUN 01, 2016 ACS18375 Working Paper
China - Shaanxi Poor Rural Areas Community Development Project : environmental assessment : Environmental management plan (English)
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JUN 01, 2016 SFG2236 Environmental Assessment