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World Bank Group global crisis response platform (English)

The world faces major threats that undermine developing and developed countries alike – three of the most pressing ones are: (1) climate change and related natural disasters; (2) fragility and conflict which, along with climate change, have resulted in the massive displacement of people; and (3) the threat of a future pandemic. ... See More +

Board Report 108146 AUG 24, 2016

Disclosed

India - Uttarakhand Disaster Recovery Project : P146653 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 06 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR24670 AUG 22, 2016

Urrutia Duarte,Ignacio M. Disclosed

Vulnerability to Poverty in rural Malawi (English)

Considerations of risk and vulnerability are key to understanding the dynamics of poverty in rural Malawi. This study measures vulnerability to consumption shortfalls and analyzes its sources using a two-period panel of 2,789 households, drawn from the 2010 Third Integrated Household Survey and the 2013 Integrated Household Panel Survey. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7769 JUL 26, 2016

Mccarthy,Nancy; Brubaker,Josh; De La Fuente,Alejandro Disclosed

A greener path to competitiveness : policies for climate action in industries and products (English)

The ninth Sustainable Development Goal advises countries to build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation. ... See More +

Working Paper 107967 JUL 01, 2016

Kechichian,Etienne Raffi; Pantelias,Alexios; Reeves,Ari; Henley,Guy; Liu,Jiemei Disclosed

Facility for investment climate advisory services (FIAS) strategy for FY17-21 : highlights (English)

This report discusses on FIAS FY17-21 strategy designed to help the private sector realize its growth and development potential within client countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 106786 JUN 01, 2016

Disclosed

Vietnam - Climate Change and Green Growth Project (English)

Program Information Document 107674 MAY 13, 2016

Disclosed

Transport policies for climate change : the transformative role transport can play in mitigation and adaptation (English)

The choices developing countries make today in building and expanding transport networks will irreversibly shape development for the next century. ... See More +

Brief 107704 MAY 01, 2016

Hallegatte,Stephane; Mook Bangalore Disclosed

Investing in disaster risk management in an uncertain climate (English)

Climate change will exacerbate the challenges associated with environmental conditions, especially weather variability and extremes, in developing countries. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7631 APR 12, 2016

McDermott,Thomas K.J. Disclosed

Options for results monitoring and evaluation for resilience building operations (English)

Across the world, donors and a broad array of stakeholders are seeking to understand whether climate change adaptation, disaster risk management, and other resilience interventions are working, and what lessons from early implementation of investments can be shared to inform the field and improve results over time. ... See More +

Working Paper 105159 APR 01, 2016

Williams,Anna Louise Disclosed

Sri Lanka - Climate Resilience Improvement Project : restructuring and additional financing (English)

The objective of the Climate Resilience Improvement Project for Sri Lanka is to reduce the vulnerability of exposed people and assets to climate risk and to improve Government’s capacity to respond effectively to disasters. ... See More +

Project Paper PAD1698 FEB 26, 2016

Disclosed

World Bank's India disaster risk management program (English)

The World Bank’s India Disaster Risk Management Program is supporting three coastal resilience projects. These projects are the National Cyclone Risk Mitigation Project (NCRMP), Phase I and II; and the Coastal Disaster Risk Reduction Project (CDRRP). ... See More +

Working Paper 102550 JAN 01, 2016

Disclosed

Time to adapt : insights from the global environment facility’s experience in adaptation to climate change (English)

Adaptation is an issue of global concern and of equity. Climate change affects allcountries, but many developing countries are particularly vulnerable due to theirlow adaptive capacities and lack of resources. ... See More +

Working Paper 107515 JAN 01, 2016

Ishii,Naoko Disclosed

Supporting resilient recovery in Vanuatu after Cyclone Pam (English)

Located in the Pacific Ring of Fire and at the center of the Pacific cyclone belt, Vanuatu is exposed to one of the world’s highest levels of natural disaster risk. ... See More +

Brief 103269 JAN 01, 2016

Rahman,Shaela Disclosed

Learning from IDA experience : lessons from IEG evaluations (English)

At the United Nations General Assembly in September 2015, world leaders endorsed 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a successor framework to the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). ... See More +

Working Paper 107279 JAN 01, 2016

Sun,Xiaolun; Dani,Anis A.; Guerrero Ortiz,Ramon Pablo; Li,Xue; Tyrrell,Anthony Martin; Batra,Geeta; Huppi,Monika; Gaarder,Marie; York, Nick; Heider,Caroline Disclosed

Transport at COP21 : part of the climate change solution - joining forces to ramp up mitigation and adaptation (English)

The case for climate action has never been stronger. Around the world, climate change is putting at risk the lives of millions of people as well as threatening many coastal cities and endangering trillion of dollars of investments in transport infrastructure and services. ... See More +

Brief 102765 DEC 01, 2015

Ebinger,Jane Olga; Peltier-Thiberge,Nicolas; Gitay,Habiba; Monsalve,Maria Carolina; Losos,Andrew Michael; Rogers,John Allen; Vandycke,Nancy L. Disclosed

Search a new paradigm for drought management in Northeast: drought monitor : Monitor de Secas do Nordeste, em busca de um novo paradigma para a gestão de secas (Portuguese,English)

Publication 106302 DEC 01, 2015

Martins,Eduardo Sávio P.R.; De Nys,Erwin; Molejón,Carmen; Biazeto,Bruno; Silva,Robson Franklin Vieira; Engle,Nathan Lee Disclosed

Philippines - Climate Change Adaptation Project : restructuring (English)

The development objective of the Climate Change Adaptation Project for Philippines is to develop and demonstrate approaches that will enable targeted communities to adapt to the potential impacts of climate variability and change. ... See More +

Project Paper RES21192 NOV 26, 2015

Ona,Reinaluz Disclosed

Central Asia - Climate adaptation and mitigation program for Aral sea basin : chair summary (English)

Board Summary 100697 NOV 03, 2015

Disclosed

Mozambique - Third Climate Change Development Policy Operation Project (English)

Project Information Document 101385 OCT 10, 2015

Disclosed

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World Bank Group global crisis response platform (English)
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AUG 24, 2016 108146 Board Report
India - Uttarakhand Disaster Recovery Project : P146653 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 06 (English)
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AUG 22, 2016 ISR24670 Implementation Status and Results Report
Vulnerability to Poverty in rural Malawi (English)
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JUL 26, 2016 WPS7769 Policy Research Working Paper
A greener path to competitiveness : policies for climate action in industries and products (English)
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JUL 01, 2016 107967 Working Paper
Facility for investment climate advisory services (FIAS) strategy for FY17-21 : highlights (English)
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JUN 01, 2016 106786 Working Paper
Vietnam - Climate Change and Green Growth Project (English)
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MAY 13, 2016 107674 Program Information Document
Transport policies for climate change : the transformative role transport can play in mitigation and adaptation (English)
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MAY 01, 2016 107704 Brief
Investing in disaster risk management in an uncertain climate (English)
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APR 12, 2016 WPS7631 Policy Research Working Paper
Options for results monitoring and evaluation for resilience building operations (English)
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APR 01, 2016 105159 Working Paper
Sri Lanka - Climate Resilience Improvement Project : restructuring and additional financing (English)
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FEB 26, 2016 PAD1698 Project Paper
World Bank's India disaster risk management program (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 102550 Working Paper
Time to adapt : insights from the global environment facility’s experience in adaptation to climate change (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 107515 Working Paper
Supporting resilient recovery in Vanuatu after Cyclone Pam (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 103269 Brief
Learning from IDA experience : lessons from IEG evaluations (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 107279 Working Paper
Mexico - Modernizing the National Meteorological Service to Address Variability and Climate Change in the Water Sector : financial statement for the period of January 01 to December 31, 2015 : México - Proyecto de Modernización del Servicio Meteorológico Nacional para Mejorar la Adaptación al Cambio Climático : auditoría financiera para por período del 01 de Enero al 31 de Diciembre del 2015 (Spanish)
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DEC 31, 2015 108261 Auditing Document
Transport at COP21 : part of the climate change solution - joining forces to ramp up mitigation and adaptation (English)
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DEC 01, 2015 102765 Brief
Search a new paradigm for drought management in Northeast: drought monitor : Monitor de Secas do Nordeste, em busca de um novo paradigma para a gestão de secas (Portuguese,English)
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DEC 01, 2015 106302 Publication
Philippines - Climate Change Adaptation Project : restructuring (English)
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NOV 26, 2015 RES21192 Project Paper
Central Asia - Climate adaptation and mitigation program for Aral sea basin : chair summary (English)
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NOV 03, 2015 100697 Board Summary
Mozambique - Third Climate Change Development Policy Operation Project (English)
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OCT 10, 2015 101385 Project Information Document