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Analysis of options for improving service delivery of the support staff under non-core functions in courts and public prosecutor offices (English)

The Analysis of Options for Improving Service Delivery of the Support Staff under Non-Core Functions in Courts and Public Prosecutor Offices analyzes the allocation and functioning of the judicial staff employed for support functions in Serbian judiciary. ... See More +

Working Paper 120524 OCT 17, 2017

Harisson, Kate; Djukovic,Svetlana Disclosed

Brazil - Salvador Social Multi-Sector Service Delivery Project : environmental assessment : Marco de gestão socioambiental (Portuguese)

Environmental Assessment SFG3656 SEP 22, 2017

Orna,Patricia O. Disclosed

Unequal laws and the disempowerment of women in the labor market : evidence from firm-level data (English)

Institutions are defined as the set of rules that govern human interactions. When these rules are discriminatory, they may disempower segments of a population in the economic spheres of activity. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8202 SEP 21, 2017

Islam,Asif Mohammed; Muzi,Silvia; Amin,Mohammad Disclosed

Assessing effects of large-scale land transfers: challenges and opportunities in Malawi's estate sector (English)

This study uses data from the complete computerization of agricultural leases in Malawi, a georeferenced farm survey, and satellite imagery to document the opportunities and challenges of land-based investment in novel ways. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8200 SEP 20, 2017

Deininger,Klaus W.; Xia,Fang Disclosed

Disaster Risk Financing & Insurance Program – Uganda (English)

A growing number of developing countries are investing in social safety nets to improve the lives and livelihoods of billions of poor and vulnerable people, yet around 55 percent of the world's poor or 773 million people with acute needs still lack safety net coverage. ... See More +

Brief 119708 SEP 13, 2017

Disclosed

Case study : Raja Constanta, Romania (English)

The Water Global Practice, under the WSS GSG Utility Turnaround thematic area, has implemented the Global Study on WSS Utility Aggregation to provide evidence-based guidance to policy makers and practitioners regarding when, why, and how water and sanitation utilities can work together ("aggregate") to successfully deliver specific policy outcomes, such as better services or lower costs. ... See More +

Working Paper 119818 SEP 01, 2017

Disclosed

Contemporaneous and post-program impacts of a public works program : evidence from Côte d'Ivoire (English)

Public works are one of the most popular safety net and employment policy instruments in thedeveloping world, despite limited evidence on their effectiveness and optimal design features.This paper presents results on contemporaneous and post-program impacts from a public worksintervention in Côte d'Ivoire. ... See More +

Working Paper 120065 SEP 01, 2017

Bertrand,Marianne; Marguerie,Alicia Charlene; Premand,Patrick Disclosed

Ethiopia - Rural Productive Safety Net Project (English)

The development objective of the Rural Productive Safety Net Project for Ethiopia is to support the Government of Ethiopia in improving the effectiveness and scalability of its rural safety net system. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD2449 AUG 23, 2017

Disclosed

Ethiopia - Enhancing Shared Prosperity Through Equitable Services Project (English)

The development objective of the Enhancing Shared Prosperity Through Equitable Services (ESPES) Project for Ethiopia is to improve equitable access to basic services and strengthen accountability systems at the decentralized level. ... See More +

Program Document 115228 AUG 22, 2017

Disclosed

Tunisia - Youth Economic Inclusion Project (English)

The objective of the Youth Economic Inclusion Project for Tunisia is to improve economic opportunities for targeted disadvantaged youth in the selected Governorates of the Borrower. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD2221 AUG 21, 2017

Disclosed

Kenya - Program to Strengthen Governance for Enabling Service Delivery and Public Investment Project (English)

The development objective of the Program to Strengthen Governance for Enabling Service Delivery and Public Investment Project for Kenya is to improve utilization and transparency of resource management in selected service delivery Ministries, Departments, and Agencies (MDAs). ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document 114269 AUG 16, 2017

Disclosed

Internal Audit Vice Presidency (IADVP) : FY17 fourth quarter activity report (English)

The Internal Audit Vice Presidency (IADVP) is an independent and objective assurance and advisory function designed to add value to the World Bank Group (WBG) by improving the operations of the WBG organizations. ... See More +

Board Report 119988 AUG 15, 2017

Disclosed

Solutions for youth employment : strategic plan June 2017 (English)

The S4YE mission is to develop innovative solutions to youth employment, through practical research and active engagement with public and private stakeholders to enable solutions at scale. ... See More +

Brief 118274 AUG 10, 2017

Disclosed

SABER school autonomy and accountability country report : Yemen, Republic of 2015 (English)

In 2011, the World Bank Group commenced a multiyear program designed to support countries in systematically examining and strengthening the performance of their education systems. ... See More +

Brief 119783 AUG 01, 2017

Al-Seyani,Hamoud M. Ghaleb Disclosed

Measuring ownership, control, and use of assets (English)

Assets generate and help diversify income, provide collateral to access credit, alleviate liquidity constraints in the face of shocks, and are key inputs into empowerment. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8146 JUL 18, 2017

Doss,Cheryl; Kieran,Caitlin; Kilic,Talip 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

Soft skills for hard constraints : evidence from high-achieving female farmers (English)

Most women farmers in developing countries engage in subsistence agriculture. Previous research highlights a variety of barriers hindering women’s ability to participate in the production and marketing of cash crops, which though riskier can be much more profitable. ... See More +

Brief 117351 JUL 01, 2017

Montalvao,Joao; Frese,Michael Dr.; Goldstein,Markus P.; Kilic,Talip Disclosed

Women’s empowerment in action : evidence from a randomized control trial in Africa (English)

Women in developing countries are disempowered: high youth unemployment, early marriage and childbearing interact to limit their investments into human capital and enforce dependence on men. ... See More +

Working Paper 118203 JUL 01, 2017

Bandiera,Oriana; Buehren,Niklas; Burgess,Robin Stuart L.; Goldstein,Markus P.; Gulesci,Selim; Rasul,Imran; Sulaimany,Munshi Disclosed

Ethiopia - Rural Safety Net Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework (English)

The development objective of the Rural Safety Net Project for Ethiopia is to support the Government of Ethiopia in improving the effectiveness and scalability of its rural safety net system. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG3475 JUN 30, 2017

Beyene,Samrawit Girma Disclosed

Economic impacts of child marriage : women's decision making and selected other impacts brief (English)

The brief summarizes results from an analysis on the impacts of child marriage on women's decision-making ability within the household, land ownership, knowledge of HIV/AIDS, and birth registrations. ... See More +

Brief 116833 JUN 27, 2017

Wodon,Quentin T.; Onagoruwa,Adenike Opeoluwa; Savadogo,Aboudrahyme Disclosed

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Analysis of options for improving service delivery of the support staff under non-core functions in courts and public prosecutor offices (English)
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OCT 17, 2017 120524 Working Paper
Brazil - Salvador Social Multi-Sector Service Delivery Project : environmental assessment : Marco de gestão socioambiental (Portuguese)
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SEP 22, 2017 SFG3656 Environmental Assessment
Unequal laws and the disempowerment of women in the labor market : evidence from firm-level data (English)
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SEP 21, 2017 WPS8202 Policy Research Working Paper
Assessing effects of large-scale land transfers: challenges and opportunities in Malawi's estate sector (English)
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SEP 20, 2017 WPS8200 Policy Research Working Paper
Disaster Risk Financing & Insurance Program – Uganda (English)
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SEP 13, 2017 119708 Brief
Case study : Raja Constanta, Romania (English)
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SEP 01, 2017 119818 Working Paper
Contemporaneous and post-program impacts of a public works program : evidence from Côte d'Ivoire (English)
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SEP 01, 2017 120065 Working Paper
Ethiopia - Rural Productive Safety Net Project (English)
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AUG 23, 2017 PAD2449 Project Appraisal Document
Ethiopia - Enhancing Shared Prosperity Through Equitable Services Project (English)
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AUG 22, 2017 115228 Program Document
Tunisia - Youth Economic Inclusion Project (English)
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AUG 21, 2017 PAD2221 Project Appraisal Document
Kenya - Program to Strengthen Governance for Enabling Service Delivery and Public Investment Project (English)
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AUG 16, 2017 114269 Project Appraisal Document
Internal Audit Vice Presidency (IADVP) : FY17 fourth quarter activity report (English)
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AUG 15, 2017 119988 Board Report
Solutions for youth employment : strategic plan June 2017 (English)
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AUG 10, 2017 118274 Brief
SABER school autonomy and accountability country report : Yemen, Republic of 2015 (English)
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AUG 01, 2017 119783 Brief
Measuring ownership, control, and use of assets (English)
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JUL 18, 2017 WPS8146 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
Soft skills for hard constraints : evidence from high-achieving female farmers (English)
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JUL 01, 2017 117351 Brief
Women’s empowerment in action : evidence from a randomized control trial in Africa (English)
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JUL 01, 2017 118203 Working Paper
Ethiopia - Rural Safety Net Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework (English)
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JUN 30, 2017 SFG3475 Environmental Assessment
Economic impacts of child marriage : women's decision making and selected other impacts brief (English)
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JUN 27, 2017 116833 Brief