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Kenya - Secondary Education Quality Improvement Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Environmental and social management framework (English)

The development objective of the Secondary Education Quality Improvement Project for Kenya is to improve quality in basic education and transition from primary to secondary levels, all in targeted areas. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG3491 JUL 27, 2017

Nanshemeza,Hope Disclosed

Predicting school dropout with administrative data: new evidence from Guatemala and Honduras (English)

Across Latin America, school dropout is a growing concern, because of its negative social and economic consequences. Although a wide range of interventions hold potential to reduce dropout rates, policy makers in many countries must first address the basic question of how to target limited resources effectively for such interventions. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8142 JUL 10, 2017

Adelman,Melissa Ann; Haimovich,Francisco; Ham,Andres; Vazquez,Emmanuel Jose Disclosed

Can job training decrease women’s self-defeating biases ? experimental evidence from Nigeria (English)

Occupational segregation is a central contributor to the gap between male and female earnings worldwide. As new sectors of employment emerge, a key question is whether this pattern is replicated. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8141 JUL 10, 2017

Croke,Kevin; Goldstein,Markus P.; Holla,Alaka Disclosed

India - Enhancing Teacher Effectiveness in Bihar Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 117305 JUL 09, 2017

Disclosed

Kenya - Secondary Education Quality Improvement Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework - Annexes A-F (English)

The development objective of the Secondary Education Quality Improvement Project for Kenya is to improve quality in basic education and transition from primary to secondary levels, all in targeted areas. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG3482 JUL 01, 2017

Nanshemeza,Hope Disclosed

Kenya - Secondary Education Quality Improvement Project : indigenous peoples plan : Vulnerable and marginalized groups framework (English)

The development objective of the Secondary Education Quality Improvement Project for Kenya is to improve student learning in secondary education and transition from primary to secondary education, in all targeted areas. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan SFG3503 JUL 01, 2017

Nanshemeza,Hope Disclosed

Assessing Africa's policies and institutions : 2016 CPIA results for Africa (English)

Sub-Saharan Africa faced another challenging year in 2016. Economic activity continued to weaken, amid less favorable terms of trade, slowdown in global growth, and difficult domestic conditions. ... See More +

Working Paper 117514 JUL 01, 2017

Disclosed

Assessing Africa's policies and institutions : 2016 CPIA results for Africa : Évaluation des politiques et des institutions en Afrique : Résultats de la CPIA 2016 pour l'Afrique (French)

Sub-Saharan Africa faced another challenging year in 2016. Economic activity continued to weaken, amid less favorable terms of trade, slowdown in global growth, and difficult domestic conditions. ... See More +

Working Paper 117514 JUL 01, 2017

Disclosed

Kenya - Secondary Education Quality Improvement Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework - Annexes A-F (English)

The development objective of the Secondary Education Quality Improvement Project for Kenya is to improve quality in basic education and transition from primary to secondary levels, all in targeted areas. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG3491 JUL 01, 2017

Nanshemeza,Hope Disclosed

Global inequality in a more educated world (English)

In developing countries, younger and better-educated cohorts are entering the workforce. This developing world-led education wave is altering the skill composition of the global labor supply, and impacting income distribution, at the national and global levels. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8135 JUN 30, 2017

Ahmed, S. Amer; Bussolo,Maurizio; Vargas Da Cruz,Marcio Jose; Go,Delfin Sia; Osorio-Rodarte,Israel Disclosed

Burundi ASA : summary of the findings of the four analytical studies (English)

The World Bank is re-engaging in the education sector in Burundi at a time when the country has launched a major reform of its school education system, including the lengthening of the compulsory basic education cycle to 9 years in line with the Sustainable Development Goals. ... See More +

Working Paper 117128 JUN 29, 2017

000368252:Celia A Dos Santos Faias:cdossantosfai; as@worldbank.org; Disclosed

Burundi ASA : study two report on the quality of education (English)

The objective of this report is to explain the relatively good performance of Burundi in the PASEC and EGRA tests. Burundi had the highest scores of all participating countries in the PASEC evaluation, well above other countries (one standard deviation, 100 points on a scale of 500). ... See More +

Working Paper 117127 JUN 29, 2017

000258281:Simon Thacker:sthacker@worldbank.org; Disclosed

Ghana - Ghana Skills and Technology Development Project (English)

Ratings for the Skills and Technology Development Project for Ghana were as follows: outcomes were moderately satisfactory, the risk to development outcome was moderate, the Bank performance was moderately satisfactory, and the Borrower performance was also moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR4241 JUN 29, 2017

Disclosed

Jordan - Second Education Reform for the Knowledge Economy Project (English)

Ratings of Second Education Reform for the Knowledge Economy Project for Jordan were as follows: outcomes were moderately satisfactory, risk to development outcome was moderate, Bank performance was satisfactory, and Borrower performance was moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR4001 JUN 29, 2017

Disclosed

Nigeria - Lkd. NG-Lagos Eko Secondary Education (English)

Implementation Completion Report Review ICRR0020676 JUN 29, 2017

IEG Review Team Disclosed

Capturing solutions for learning and scaling up : documenting operational experiences for organizational learning and knowledge sharing (English)

Is your organization missing important lessons from its operational experiences? This step-by-step guide shows you how to systematically capture such knowledge and use it to inform decision making, support professional learning, and scale up successes. ... See More +

Publication 117648 JUN 28, 2017

Janus,Steffen Soulejman Disclosed

Willing but unable ? short-term experimental evidence on parent empowerment and school quality (English)

Giving power over school management and spending decisions to communities has been a favored strategy to increase school quality, but its effectiveness may depend on local capacity. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8125 JUN 27, 2017

Beasley,Elizabeth Ruth; Huillery,Elise Disclosed

Economic impacts of child marriage : global synthesis report (English)

The international community is increasingly aware of the negative impacts of child marriage on a wide range of development outcomes. Ending child marriage is now part of the Sustainable Development Goals. ... See More +

Working Paper 116829 JUN 27, 2017

Wodon,Quentin T.; Male,Chata; Nayihouba,Kolobadia Ada; Onagoruwa,Adenike Opeoluwa; Savadogo,Aboudrahyme; Yedan,Ali; Edmeades, Jeff; Kes, Aslihan; John, Neetu; Murithi, Lydia; Steinhaus, Mara; Petroni, Suzanne Disclosed

Economic impacts of child marriage : educational attainment brief (English)

The evidence base has long demonstrated that girls' education is among the most significant factors associated with age at marriage, with an extensive body of literature documenting lower levels of schooling as being strongly linked with a lower age at marriage. ... See More +

Brief 116831 JUN 27, 2017

Wodon,Quentin T.; Nguyen,Minh Cong; Yedan,Ali; Edmeades, J. Disclosed

Economic impacts of child marriage : global synthesis brief (English)

While the proportion of girls marrying as children is declining globally, this decline is not occurring in all countries or taking place equitably within countries, nor is it happening at a sufficiently fast pace to see an end to the practice in the coming decades. ... See More +

Brief 116832 JUN 27, 2017

Wodon,Quentin T.; Male,Chata; Nayihouba,Kolobadia Ada; Savadogo,Aboudrahyme; Yedan,Ali; Edmeades,Svetlana; Kes,A.; Murithi, L.; Steinhaus, M.; Petroni,S. Disclosed

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Kenya - Secondary Education Quality Improvement Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Environmental and social management framework (English)
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JUL 27, 2017 SFG3491 Environmental Assessment
Predicting school dropout with administrative data: new evidence from Guatemala and Honduras (English)
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JUL 10, 2017 WPS8142 Policy Research Working Paper
Can job training decrease women’s self-defeating biases ? experimental evidence from Nigeria (English)
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JUL 10, 2017 WPS8141 Policy Research Working Paper
India - Enhancing Teacher Effectiveness in Bihar Project : procurement plan (English)
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JUL 09, 2017 117305 Procurement Plan
Kenya - Secondary Education Quality Improvement Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework - Annexes A-F (English)
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JUL 01, 2017 SFG3482 Environmental Assessment
Kenya - Secondary Education Quality Improvement Project : indigenous peoples plan : Vulnerable and marginalized groups framework (English)
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JUL 01, 2017 SFG3503 Indigenous Peoples Plan
Assessing Africa's policies and institutions : 2016 CPIA results for Africa (English)
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JUL 01, 2017 117514 Working Paper
Assessing Africa's policies and institutions : 2016 CPIA results for Africa : Évaluation des politiques et des institutions en Afrique : Résultats de la CPIA 2016 pour l'Afrique (French)
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JUL 01, 2017 117514 Working Paper
Kenya - Secondary Education Quality Improvement Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework - Annexes A-F (English)
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JUL 01, 2017 SFG3491 Environmental Assessment
Global inequality in a more educated world (English)
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JUN 30, 2017 WPS8135 Policy Research Working Paper
Burundi ASA : summary of the findings of the four analytical studies (English)
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JUN 29, 2017 117128 Working Paper
Burundi ASA : study two report on the quality of education (English)
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JUN 29, 2017 117127 Working Paper
Ghana - Ghana Skills and Technology Development Project (English)
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JUN 29, 2017 ICR4241 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Jordan - Second Education Reform for the Knowledge Economy Project (English)
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JUN 29, 2017 ICR4001 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Nigeria - Lkd. NG-Lagos Eko Secondary Education (English)
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JUN 29, 2017 ICRR0020676 Implementation Completion Report Review
Capturing solutions for learning and scaling up : documenting operational experiences for organizational learning and knowledge sharing (English)
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JUN 28, 2017 117648 Publication
Willing but unable ? short-term experimental evidence on parent empowerment and school quality (English)
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JUN 27, 2017 WPS8125 Policy Research Working Paper
Economic impacts of child marriage : global synthesis report (English)
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JUN 27, 2017 116829 Working Paper
Economic impacts of child marriage : educational attainment brief (English)
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JUN 27, 2017 116831 Brief
Economic impacts of child marriage : global synthesis brief (English)
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JUN 27, 2017 116832 Brief