Documents & Reports

Search / Browse Documents


  

REFINE BY:

Specific Document Date Range

See More +
See More +
See More +
See More +
  • Showing 1 - 20 of 188 results
  • Display results in sets of
  • 10
  • 20
  • 50
Download To Excel [x]
Bolivia - Disaster Risk Management Development Policy Credit (DPC) Project (English)

Project Information Document 88696 MAY 06, 2014

Ghana - Disaster Risk Management Country Plan Project (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet 87075 APR 15, 2014

Addressing climate risk : the Sri Lanka Climate Resilience Program (English)

Sri Lanka is highly vulnerable to natural hazards and has embarked on a comprehensive disaster risk management program to reduce the adverse impacts of climate change and to adapt the stock of infrastructure to extreme climate shocks. ... See More +

Brief 87531 APR 01, 2014

India - Sustainable Livelihoods and Adaptation to Climate Change (SLACC) Project : indigenious peoples plan : Social management framework (English)

The development objective of the Sustainable Livelihoods and Adaptation to Climate Change (SLACC) Project for India is to improve adaptive capacity of the rural poor, to climate variability and change affecting farm based livelihoods, through community-based interventions. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan IPP702 FEB 24, 2014

Solomon Islands - Community Resilience to Climate and Disaster Risk Project (English)

The development objective of the Community Resilience to Climate and Disaster Risk Project for Solomon Islands (CRISP) is to increase the capacity of selected rural communities to manage natural hazards and climate change risks. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document 83733 FEB 03, 2014

Sri Lanka - Improving Climate Resilience Project (English)

Project Information Document 84218 JAN 21, 2014

Climate change adaptation planning in small and medium-sized cities in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) (English)

This issue focuses on a regional study and technical assistance initiative to strengthen climate adaptation planning for small and medium-sized cities in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). ... See More +

Brief 84441 JAN 01, 2014

Spanish

Natural disasters in the Middle East and North Africa : a regional overview (English)

Disasters are increasing worldwide, with more devastating effects than ever before. While the absolute number of disasters around the world has almost doubled since the 1980s, the average number of natural disasters in Middle East and North Africa (MNA) has almost tripled over the same period of time. ... See More +

Working Paper 81658 JAN 01, 2014

Tewari, Deepali; Zanon, Andrea; Burtonboy, Catherine; Hamad, Osama; Linares-Rivas, Alejandra; Safaie, Sahar; Banerjee, Aditi; Bhavnani, Rakhi

Climate change adaptation planning in small and medium-sized cities in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) : Planificacion para la adaptacion al cambio climatico (CC) en ciudades pequenas y medianas (Spanish)

This issue focuses on a regional study and technical assistance initiative to strengthen climate adaptation planning for small and medium-sized cities in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). ... See More +

Brief 84441 JAN 01, 2014

English

ICTs for climate change adaptation in Africa (English)

Like other regions of the world, Africa is beginning to experience the impacts of human-induced climate change. These observed changes in climate parameters have not occurred uniformly across Africa. ... See More +

Working Paper 88225 JAN 01, 2014

Creech, Heather; Akoh, Ben; Parry, Jo-Ellen; Bizikova, Livia; Echeverria, Daniella; Gass, Philip; Hammille, Ann; Karami, Julie

Insurance against climate change : financial disaster risk management and insurance options for climate change adaptation in Bulgaria (Bulgarian)

Bulgaria is exposed to nearly all types of climate extremes, including floods, droughts, and others, as well as earthquakes. The combination of insurance products, early warning systems, information campaigns, infrastructure adaptation measures, and strict regulations can be very useful in tackling the negative climate change impacts. ... See More +

Working Paper 89101 JAN 01, 2014

Shah, Jitendra; Milova, Eolina; Murisic, Maja; Kpundeh, Sydnella; Murthi, Mamta; Repnik, Markus; Ahmed, Kulsum

India - Additional Financing for the Cyclone Risk Mitigation Project (English)

Project Information Document 85588 DEC 18, 2013

Building resilience : integrating climate and disaster risk into development - the World Bank Group experience (Vol. 2 of 2) : Executive summary (Arabic)

This report presents the World Bank Group's experience in climate and disaster resilient development and contends that it is essential to eliminate extreme poverty and achieve shared prosperity by 2030. ... See More +

Accounting and Auditing Assessment (ROSC) 82648 NOV 18, 2013

Gitay, Habiba; Bettencourt, Sofia; Kull, Daniel; Reid, Robert; McCall, Kevin; Simpson, Alanna; Krausing, Jarl; Ebinger, Jane; Ghesquiere, Francis; Fay, Marianne English, Russian, Spanish, French, Chinese

Building resilience : integrating climate and disaster risk into development - the World Bank Group experience (Vol. 2 of 2) : Executive summary (Chinese)

This report presents the World Bank Group's experience in climate and disaster resilient development and contends that it is essential to eliminate extreme poverty and achieve shared prosperity by 2030. ... See More +

Accounting and Auditing Assessment (ROSC) 82648 NOV 18, 2013

Gitay, Habiba; Bettencourt, Sofia; Kull, Daniel; Reid, Robert; McCall, Kevin; Simpson, Alanna; Krausing, Jarl; Ebinger, Jane; Ghesquiere, Francis; Fay, Marianne English, Russian, Spanish, French, Arabic

Building resilience : integrating climate and disaster risk into development - the World Bank Group experience (Vol. 2 of 2) : Executive summary (Russian)

This report presents the World Bank Group's experience in climate and disaster resilient development and contends that it is essential to eliminate extreme poverty and achieve shared prosperity by 2030. ... See More +

Accounting and Auditing Assessment (ROSC) 82648 NOV 18, 2013

Gitay, Habiba; Bettencourt, Sofia; Kull, Daniel; Reid, Robert; McCall, Kevin; Simpson, Alanna; Krausing, Jarl; Ebinger, Jane; Ghesquiere, Francis; Fay, Marianne English, Spanish, French, Arabic, Chinese

Addressing climate change in fragile states : an example from Yemen (English)

It is predicted that the effects of climate change, especially extreme floods and droughts, will significantly affect the world's fragile and least developed countries. ... See More +

Brief 83718 NOV 01, 2013

Sieghart, Lia Carol; Rogers, David

Mexico - Strengthening Social Resilience to Climate Change Project (English)

Ratings for the Strengthening Social Resilience to Climate Change Project for Mexico were as follows: outcomes were satisfactory, risk to development outcome was low or negligible, Bank performance was satisfactory, and Borrower performance was satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR2939 SEP 30, 2013

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Bolivia - Disaster Risk Management Development Policy Credit (DPC) Project (English)
See More +
MAY 06, 2014 88696 Project Information Document
Ghana - Disaster Risk Management Country Plan Project (English)
See More +
APR 15, 2014 87075 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Addressing climate risk : the Sri Lanka Climate Resilience Program (English)
See More +
APR 01, 2014 87531 Brief
Progress report on mainstreaming disaster risk management in World Bank Group operations : meeting of the committee of the whole - chair summary (English)
See More +
MAR 11, 2014 86481 Board Summary
India - Sustainable Livelihoods and Adaptation to Climate Change (SLACC) Project : indigenious peoples plan : Social management framework (English)
See More +
FEB 24, 2014 IPP702 Indigenous Peoples Plan
Solomon Islands - Community Resilience to Climate and Disaster Risk Project (English)
See More +
FEB 03, 2014 83733 Project Appraisal Document
Sri Lanka - Improving Climate Resilience Project (English)
See More +
JAN 21, 2014 84218 Project Information Document
Climate change adaptation planning in small and medium-sized cities in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2014 84441 Brief Spanish
Natural disasters in the Middle East and North Africa : a regional overview (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2014 81658 Working Paper
Climate change adaptation planning in small and medium-sized cities in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) : Planificacion para la adaptacion al cambio climatico (CC) en ciudades pequenas y medianas (Spanish)
See More +
JAN 01, 2014 84441 Brief English
ICTs for climate change adaptation in Africa (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2014 88225 Working Paper
Insurance against climate change : financial disaster risk management and insurance options for climate change adaptation in Bulgaria (Bulgarian)
See More +
JAN 01, 2014 89101 Working Paper
India - Additional Financing for the Cyclone Risk Mitigation Project (English)
See More +
DEC 18, 2013 85588 Project Information Document
Morocco - Climate change and fisheries : impacts and recommendations : Royaume du Maroc - Changement climatique et secteur halieutique : impacts et recommandations (French)
See More +
DEC 01, 2013 87561 Working Paper
Building resilience : integrating climate and disaster risk into development - the World Bank Group experience (Vol. 2 of 2) : Executive summary (Arabic)
See More +
NOV 18, 2013 82648 Accounting and Auditing Assessment (ROSC) English, Russian, Spanish, French, Chinese
Building resilience : integrating climate and disaster risk into development - the World Bank Group experience (Vol. 2 of 2) : Executive summary (Chinese)
See More +
NOV 18, 2013 82648 Accounting and Auditing Assessment (ROSC) English, Russian, Spanish, French, Arabic
Building resilience : integrating climate and disaster risk into development - the World Bank Group experience (Vol. 2 of 2) : Executive summary (Russian)
See More +
NOV 18, 2013 82648 Accounting and Auditing Assessment (ROSC) English, Spanish, French, Arabic, Chinese
Vietnam - Managing Natural Hazards Project : procurement plan : Viet Nam - Quan ly Du An va Thien Tai (English,Vietnamese)
See More +
NOV 11, 2013 83295 Procurement Plan
Addressing climate change in fragile states : an example from Yemen (English)
See More +
NOV 01, 2013 83718 Brief
Mexico - Strengthening Social Resilience to Climate Change Project (English)
See More +
SEP 30, 2013 ICR2939 Implementation Completion and Results Report