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The sendai report : managing disaster risk for a resilient future : O relatorio Sendai : gerenciando riscos de desastres para um futuro resiliente (Portuguese)

Este relatório aponta que as práticas da gestão de riscos de desastres (GRD) é uma característica que define as sociedades resilientes e, portanto, deve ser ‘integrada’ em todos os aspectos do desenvolvimento. ... See More +

Working Paper 111946 JAN 11, 2017

Ghesquiere,Francis; Prashant,Pratyush Prem; Reid,Robert Curle Jesse; Kellett,Jan; Kc,Shyam; Campbell,Jack Disclosed

Adaptation to climate change in coastal areas of the ECA Region : a contribution to the umbrella report on adaptation to climate change in ECA (English)

Coastal areas have been centers of human activity throughout history and current trends indicate that migration toward these zones is continuing. ... See More +

Working Paper 111558 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Mozambique - Emergency Resilient Recovery Project : additional financing (English)

The development objective of the Emergency Resilient Recovery Project for Mozambique is to restore the functionality of critical infrastructure in a resilient manner in the disaster-affected provinces; and to improve the Government of Mozambique's capacity to respond promptly and effectively to an eligible crisis or emergency. ... See More +

Project Paper PAD2115 DEC 30, 2016

Disclosed

China - Technology Needs Assessment Project (English)

Ratings for the Technology Needs Assessment (TNA) Project for China were as follows: outcomes were satisfactory, risk to global environment outcome was moderate, Bank performance was moderately satisfactory, and Borrower performance was satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3966 DEC 20, 2016

Disclosed

Vietnam - Second Stage of the HCFC Phase-out Project : environmental assessment : Generic environmental management plan for air condition manufacturing sector (English)

The development objective of the Second Stage of the Hydro Chlorofluorocarbons (HCFC) Phase-out Project for Vietnam is to reduce HCFC consumption in order to assist Vietnam meet its HCFC phase-out obligations under the Montreal protocol, and to reduce greenhouse gas emissions arising from the replacement of these HCFCs while promoting energy savings from the newer refrigeration and air-conditioning equipment. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG2842 NOV 01, 2016

Dinh,Quyen Thuy Disclosed

Vietnam - Second Stage of the HCFC Phase-out Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 3) : Generic environmental management plan for foam production sector (English)

The development objective of the Second Stage of the Hydro Chlorofluorocarbons (HCFC) Phase-out Project for Vietnam is to reduce HCFC consumption in order to assist Vietnam meet its HCFC phase-out obligations under the Montreal protocol, and to reduce greenhouse gas emissions arising from the replacement of these HCFCs while promoting energy savings from the newer refrigeration and air-conditioning equipment. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG2842 NOV 01, 2016

Dinh,Quyen Thuy Disclosed

Vietnam - Second Stage of the HCFC Phase-out Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Generic environmental management plan for refrigeration manufacturing sector (English)

The development objective of the Second Stage of the Hydro Chlorofluorocarbons (HCFC) Phase-out Project for Vietnam is to reduce HCFC consumption in order to assist Vietnam meet its HCFC phase-out obligations under the Montreal protocol, and to reduce greenhouse gas emissions arising from the replacement of these HCFCs while promoting energy savings from the newer refrigeration and air-conditioning equipment. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG2842 NOV 01, 2016

Dinh,Quyen Thuy Disclosed

India - Financing Energy Efficiency at MSMEs Project : additional financing (English)

The Development Objective of the Additional Financing for Financing Energy Efficiency at MSMEs Project is to increase demand for energy efficiency investments in target micro, small and medium enterprise clusters and to build their capacity to access commercial finance. ... See More +

Project Paper PAD1754 OCT 12, 2016

Disclosed

Capital adjustment and the optimal fuel choice (English)

This paper analyzes the important, yet often ignored, link between capital adjustment and the choice of fuels used by manufacturing firms. A novel econometric framework, which explicitly incorporates heterogeneous fuel-using capital stocks in the estimation of optimal fuel choice, is applied to a large panel of Irish manufacturing firms. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7857 OCT 11, 2016

Hyland,Marie Caitriona; Steinbuks,Jevgenijs 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

Greenhouse gas mitigation opportunities in agricultural landscapes : a practitioner’s guide to agricultural and land resources management (English)

Agriculture, and the patterns of land-use change that are associated with it, have a significant ecological footprint, including the effects it has on climate change, accounting for about one-quarter of anthropogenic greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions globally. ... See More +

Working Paper 106605 JUL 01, 2016

Braimoh,Ademola; Hou,Xiaoyue; Heumesser,Christine; Zhao,Yuxuan Disclosed

Impacts of carbon pricing in reducing the carbon intensity of China's GDP (English)

In contributing to global climate change mitigation efforts as agreed in Paris in 2015, China has set a target of reducing the carbon dioxide intensity of gross domestic product by 60-65 percent in 2030 compared with 2005 levels. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7735 JUN 29, 2016

Cao,Jing; Ho,Mun-Sing; Timilsina,Govinda R. Disclosed

Forest action plan FY16-20 (English)

The World Bank Group (WBG) Forest Action Plan FY16-20 aims to integrate the sustainable management of forests more fully into development decisions and define priorities for WBG interventions in the next five years. ... See More +

Working Paper 106467 JUN 25, 2016

Disclosed

From commitment to delivery : 2030 development agenda - presentation (English)

This PowerPoint presentation provides background information for the informal meeting of the Executive Directors scheduled to be held on Tuesday, July 5, 2016. ... See More +

Board Report 106604 JUN 23, 2016

Disclosed

Estimation of climate change damage functions for 140 regions in the GTAP9 database (English)

Climate change damage (or, more correctly, impact) functions relate variations in temperature (or other climate variables) to economic impacts in various dimensions, and are at the basis of quantitative modeling exercises for the assessment of climate change policies. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7728 JUN 23, 2016

Roson,Roberto; Sartori,Martina Disclosed

Development of a regulatory framework for carbon capture, utilization and storage in Mexico (English)

Working Paper AUS8579 JUN 21, 2016

Hernandez Gonzalez,Guillermo Disclosed

Costa Rica - REDD+ Readiness Preparation Support Project : additional financing (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet ISDSC6044 JUN 17, 2016

Disclosed

How do we prioritize the GHG mitigation options ? development of a marginal abatement cost curve for the building sector in Armenia and Georgia (English)

Armenia and Georgia are taking the climate change agenda seriously and contributing to efforts for mitigating global climate change through various ways, including preparation of low-carbon development strategies for their future economic growth. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7703 JUN 16, 2016

Timilsina,Govinda R.; Sikharulidze,Anna; Karapoghosyan,Eduard; Shatvoryan,Suren Disclosed

Burundi – Energy efficiency project (English)

Ratings of Energy efficiency project for Burundi were as follows: outcomes were moderately satisfactory, risk to development outcome was substantial, Bank performance was moderately unsatisfactory, and Borrower performance was moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report 106476 JUN 08, 2016

Disclosed

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The sendai report : managing disaster risk for a resilient future : O relatorio Sendai : gerenciando riscos de desastres para um futuro resiliente (Portuguese)
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JAN 11, 2017 111946 Working Paper
Adaptation to climate change in coastal areas of the ECA Region : a contribution to the umbrella report on adaptation to climate change in ECA (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 111558 Working Paper
Mozambique - Emergency Resilient Recovery Project : additional financing (English)
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DEC 30, 2016 PAD2115 Project Paper
China - Technology Needs Assessment Project (English)
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DEC 20, 2016 ICR3966 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Vietnam - Second Stage of the HCFC Phase-out Project : environmental assessment : Generic environmental management plan for air condition manufacturing sector (English)
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NOV 01, 2016 SFG2842 Environmental Assessment
Vietnam - Second Stage of the HCFC Phase-out Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 3) : Generic environmental management plan for foam production sector (English)
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NOV 01, 2016 SFG2842 Environmental Assessment
Vietnam - Second Stage of the HCFC Phase-out Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Generic environmental management plan for refrigeration manufacturing sector (English)
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NOV 01, 2016 SFG2842 Environmental Assessment
India - Financing Energy Efficiency at MSMEs Project : additional financing (English)
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OCT 12, 2016 PAD1754 Project Paper
Capital adjustment and the optimal fuel choice (English)
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OCT 11, 2016 WPS7857 Policy Research Working Paper
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
Greenhouse gas mitigation opportunities in agricultural landscapes : a practitioner’s guide to agricultural and land resources management (English)
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JUL 01, 2016 106605 Working Paper
Impacts of carbon pricing in reducing the carbon intensity of China's GDP (English)
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JUN 29, 2016 WPS7735 Policy Research Working Paper
Forest action plan FY16-20 (English)
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JUN 25, 2016 106467 Working Paper
Mexico - Coastal Watersheds Conservation in the Context Of Climate Change Project : audited financial statement for the period 31 December, 2015 - 24 June, 2016 : México - Conservación cuencas hidrográficas en el contexto del proyecto de cambio climático : Estados financieros auditados para el periodo 31 de diciembre de 2015 - 24 de junio de 2016 (Spanish)
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JUN 24, 2016 108194 Auditing Document
From commitment to delivery : 2030 development agenda - presentation (English)
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JUN 23, 2016 106604 Board Report
Estimation of climate change damage functions for 140 regions in the GTAP9 database (English)
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JUN 23, 2016 WPS7728 Policy Research Working Paper
Development of a regulatory framework for carbon capture, utilization and storage in Mexico (English)
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JUN 21, 2016 AUS8579 Working Paper
Costa Rica - REDD+ Readiness Preparation Support Project : additional financing (English)
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JUN 17, 2016 ISDSC6044 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
How do we prioritize the GHG mitigation options ? development of a marginal abatement cost curve for the building sector in Armenia and Georgia (English)
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JUN 16, 2016 WPS7703 Policy Research Working Paper
Burundi – Energy efficiency project (English)
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JUN 08, 2016 106476 Implementation Completion and Results Report