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Does child sponsorship pay off in adulthood ? an international study of impacts on income and wealth (English)

This research estimates the impact of international child sponsorship on adult income and wealth of formerly sponsored children using data on 10,144 individuals in six countries. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7563 FEB 10, 2016

Wydick,Bruce W.; Glewwe,Paul W.; Rutledge,Laine

Sifting through the Data : labor markets in Haiti through a turbulent decade (2001-2012) (English)

In Latin America, labor markets have been the main channel through which growth has reduced poverty, with higher labor income accounting for 49 percent of the reduction in poverty in 2008–13. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7562 FEB 09, 2016

Scot,Thiago; Rodella,Aude-Sophie

Financial channels, property rights, and poverty : a Sub-Saharan African perspective (English)

Studies on the link between financial development and poverty have been inconclusive. Some claim that deeper financial sectors should improve the allocation of capital by allowing entrepreneurs greater access to finance, which should particularly favor the poor. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7559 FEB 08, 2016

Singh,Raju; Huang,Yifei

Project Information Document (Appraisal Stage) - Smallholder Agriculture Development and Commercialization Project - P154447 (English)

Project Information Document PIDA34772 FEB 05, 2016

Aniceto TimoteoBila

China - Performance and learning review of the country partnership strategy : chair summary (English)

Board Summary 103174 FEB 04, 2016

The distribution of consumption expenditure in Sub-Saharan Africa : the inequality among all Africans (English)

This paper uses a set of national household surveys to study the regional Sub-Saharan Africa distribution of consumption expenditure among individuals during 1993 to 2008. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7557 FEB 03, 2016

Jirasavetakul,La-Bhus Fah; Lakner,Christoph

India - National Ganga River Basin Project : resettlement plan (Vol. 2) : Abbreviated resettlement action plan for STP site at Munger, Bihar (English)

The development objectives of the National Ganga River Basin Project for India are to support the national Ganga river basin authority (NGRBA) in: (a) building capacity of its nascent operational-level institutions, so that they can manage the long-term Ganga clean-up and conservation program; and (b) implementing a diverse set of demonstrative investments for reducing point-source pollution loads in a sustainable manner, at priority locations on the Ganga. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan SFG1746 FEB 01, 2016

Singh,Sunita

India - National Ganga River Basin Project : resettlement plan : Preparation of abbreviated RAP for land affected persons of STP site at Raja Dumri and NTH at IPS-2 site Inbegusarai town, Bihar (English)

The development objectives of the National Ganga River Basin Project for India are to support the national Ganga river basin authority (NGRBA) in: (a) building capacity of its nascent operational-level institutions, so that they can manage the long-term Ganga clean-up and conservation program; and (b) implementing a diverse set of demonstrative investments for reducing point-source pollution loads in a sustainable manner, at priority locations on the Ganga. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan SFG1746 FEB 01, 2016

Singh,Sunita

What are the impacts of Syrian refugees on host community welfare in Turkey ? a subnational poverty analysis (English)

In recent years, Turkey has been host to more than two million Syrians seeking refuge. Initially concentrated in the southeastern regions, these refugees now reside throughout the country. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7542 JAN 28, 2016

Azevedo,Joao Pedro Wagner De; Yang,Judy; Inan,Osman Kaan

When and where do we see regional poverty reduction and convergence ? lessons from the roof of Turkey (English)

In the past decade, Turkey has experienced a notable level of poverty reduction at all levels (extreme poor, poor, and vulnerable). The steady decline in poverty was also resilient to the decline in gross domestic product per capita growth during the crisis. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7540 JAN 28, 2016

Azevedo,Joao Pedro Wagner De; Yang,Judy; Inan,Osman Kaan; Nguyen,Minh Cong; Montes,Jose

Before and after the global financial crisis : evaluating the Caribbean's synchronization with global engines of growth (English)

In spite of the United States' recovery, most Caribbean nations are still struggling in the aftermath of the 2007–08 global financial crisis. This paper examines this slow growth recovery through the analysis of how the Caribbean's growth relates to that of key drivers of the global economy. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7544 JAN 27, 2016

Kouame,Auguste Tano; Reyes,M. Ivanova

Vietnam - Mekong Delta Integrated Climate Resilience and Sustainable Livelihoods Project : indigenous peoples plan : Ethnic minority policy framework (English)

The objective of the Mekong Delta Integrated Climate Resilience and Sustainable Livelihoods Project for Vietnam is to strengthen institutional coordination and planning across the Mekong Delta, and improve resilience of people livelihoods and assets to climate change in selected vulnerable sub-regions. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan SFG1742 JAN 27, 2016

Dinh,Quyen Thuy

Mali - Fostering Agricultural Productivity Project : restructuring (English)

The development objective of the Fostering Agricultural Productivity Project for Mali is to increase the productivity of smallholder agricultural and agribusiness producers in the targeted production systems and project areas. ... See More +

Project Paper RES22057 JAN 27, 2016

Nzambimana,Juvenal

Turkey regular economic note (January 2016) (English)

Although Turkey’s economy continues to face headwinds which warrant a cautious medium-term outlook, the new government is well positioned to implement its structural reform program. ... See More +

Newsletter 102800 JAN 19, 2016

Bartsch,Ulrich; Yilmaz,Ayberk Turkish

Financial access and household welfare : evidence from Mauritania (English)

This paper evaluates the impact of access to credit from banks and other financial institutions on household welfare in Mauritania. Micro-level data from a 2014 household survey are used to evaluate the relationship between credit access, a range of household characteristics, and welfare indicators. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7533 JAN 11, 2016

Amendola,Alessandra; Boccia,Marinella; Mele,Gianluca; Sensini,Luca

Multisectoral approaches to improving nutrition : water, sanitation, and hygiene (English)

Water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) was recognized in the report as a key sector for maximizing nutritional impact, but was not covered in depth as part of the self-contained guidance notes originally produced. ... See More +

UNDP-Water & Sanitation Program 102935 JAN 01, 2016

Chase,Claire; Ngure,Francis Muigai

Honduras - Unlocking economic potential for greater opportunities : systematic country diagnostic (Vol. 2) (English)

Honduras is Central America’s second-largest country with a population of more than 8 million and a land area of about 112,000 square kilometers. ... See More +

Publication 103239 JAN 01, 2016

Antonio, Marco; Hernandez Ore,Marco Antonio; Sousa,Liliana Do Couto; Lopez,J. Humberto

World development report 2016 : digital dividends - exploring the relationship between broadband and economic growth (English)

Broadband can be characterized as high-speed, always-on Internet connectivity. Broadband has driven widespread changes in the information technology (IT) sector enabling services such as cloud computing and mobile apps. ... See More +

World Development Report 102955 JAN 01, 2016

Minges,Michael

International Financial Corporation (IFC) : opportunity, capital, growth, impact (Russian)

Annual Report 103210 DEC 31, 2015

English, Japanese, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Chinese

International Financial Corporation (IFC) : opportunity, capital, growth, impact (Japanese)

Annual Report 103210 DEC 31, 2015

English, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Chinese

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Does child sponsorship pay off in adulthood ? an international study of impacts on income and wealth (English)
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FEB 10, 2016 WPS7563 Policy Research Working Paper
Sifting through the Data : labor markets in Haiti through a turbulent decade (2001-2012) (English)
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FEB 09, 2016 WPS7562 Policy Research Working Paper
Financial channels, property rights, and poverty : a Sub-Saharan African perspective (English)
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FEB 08, 2016 WPS7559 Policy Research Working Paper
Project Information Document (Appraisal Stage) - Smallholder Agriculture Development and Commercialization Project - P154447 (English)
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FEB 05, 2016 PIDA34772 Project Information Document
China - Performance and learning review of the country partnership strategy : chair summary (English)
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FEB 04, 2016 103174 Board Summary
The distribution of consumption expenditure in Sub-Saharan Africa : the inequality among all Africans (English)
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FEB 03, 2016 WPS7557 Policy Research Working Paper
India - National Ganga River Basin Project : resettlement plan (Vol. 2) : Abbreviated resettlement action plan for STP site at Munger, Bihar (English)
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FEB 01, 2016 SFG1746 Resettlement Plan
India - National Ganga River Basin Project : resettlement plan : Preparation of abbreviated RAP for land affected persons of STP site at Raja Dumri and NTH at IPS-2 site Inbegusarai town, Bihar (English)
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FEB 01, 2016 SFG1746 Resettlement Plan
What are the impacts of Syrian refugees on host community welfare in Turkey ? a subnational poverty analysis (English)
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JAN 28, 2016 WPS7542 Policy Research Working Paper
When and where do we see regional poverty reduction and convergence ? lessons from the roof of Turkey (English)
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JAN 28, 2016 WPS7540 Policy Research Working Paper
Before and after the global financial crisis : evaluating the Caribbean's synchronization with global engines of growth (English)
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JAN 27, 2016 WPS7544 Policy Research Working Paper
Vietnam - Mekong Delta Integrated Climate Resilience and Sustainable Livelihoods Project : indigenous peoples plan : Ethnic minority policy framework (English)
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JAN 27, 2016 SFG1742 Indigenous Peoples Plan
Mali - Fostering Agricultural Productivity Project : restructuring (English)
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JAN 27, 2016 RES22057 Project Paper
Turkey regular economic note (January 2016) (English)
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JAN 19, 2016 102800 Newsletter Turkish
Financial access and household welfare : evidence from Mauritania (English)
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JAN 11, 2016 WPS7533 Policy Research Working Paper
Multisectoral approaches to improving nutrition : water, sanitation, and hygiene (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 102935 UNDP-Water & Sanitation Program
Honduras - Unlocking economic potential for greater opportunities : systematic country diagnostic (Vol. 2) (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 103239 Publication
World development report 2016 : digital dividends - exploring the relationship between broadband and economic growth (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 102955 World Development Report
International Financial Corporation (IFC) : opportunity, capital, growth, impact (Russian)
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DEC 31, 2015 103210 Annual Report English, Japanese, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Chinese
International Financial Corporation (IFC) : opportunity, capital, growth, impact (Japanese)
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DEC 31, 2015 103210 Annual Report English, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Chinese