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Financing Vietnams response to climate change : building a sustainable future - key findings and recommendations of the climate public expenditures and investment review (English)

The Government of Vietnam (GoV) has conducted a Climate Public Expenditure and Investment Review (CPEIR) with the support of the World Bank and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). ... See More +

Working Paper 96565 MAY 04, 2015

Vietnamese

Enhancing the climate resilience of Africas infrastructure : the power and water sectors (English)

Africa has experienced economic growth of more than 5 percent per annum during the past decade, but to sustain this growth, investment in infrastructure is fundamental. ... See More +

Working Paper 96040 APR 23, 2015

Bloom,Evan Jonah; Boehlert, Brent; Broad, Oliver; Brown,Casey; Galaitsi, Stephanie; Gebretsadik, Yohannes; Groves,David K.; Hewitson,Bruce; Howells,Mark Idwal; Huber Lee,Annette Teresa; Hughes, Denis; Jack, Chris; Joyce, Brian; Lempert,Robert J.; Mao, Zhimin; Purkey, David; Seid, Abdulkarim; Sridharan,Vignesh; Taner,Mehmet Umit

Financing Vietnam’s response to climate change : smart investment for a sustainable future : laying the foundation for resilient low-carbon development through climate public expenditure and investment review (English)

Climate-related hazards have adverse effects on national growth and poverty reduction, affecting the poor and several sectors of the economy simultaneously. ... See More +

Working Paper 96580 APR 01, 2015

Increasing Agricultural Production and Resilience Through improved Agrometeorological Services (English)

Working Paper 94486 MAR 01, 2015

Wind resource mapping in Vietnam : mesoscale modelling report (English)

This document reports on the methods used in phase one of the energy sector management assistance program (ESMAP) wind mapping project for Vietnam. ... See More +

ESMAP Paper 95802 FEB 13, 2015

Badger, Jake; Volker, Patrick J. H.; Hahmann, Andrea N.; Hansen, Jens Carsten; Hansen, Brian O.

Managing vulnerability and boosting productivity in agriculture through weather risk mapping : a guide for development practitioners (English)

Productivity in the agricultural sector is inherently dependent on weather, such as variations in rainfall and temperature. As a result, weather risk events can cause losses in yield and production that translate into economic losses for producers, as well as other sector stakeholders that depend on income from agricultural trade, transport, processing, or export. ... See More +

Working Paper 92400 FEB 01, 2015

Arce, Carlos; Uribe, Edgar

Preparing for carbon pricing : case studies from company experience - Royal Dutch Shell, Rio Tinto, and Pacific Gas and Electric Company (Russian)

This report comprises case studies with three companies: Royal Dutch Shell, Rio Tinto, and Pacific Gas and Electric (PGE), capturing their experiences and lessons learned preparing for and operating under policies that price carbon emissions. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 93944 JAN 28, 2015

English

Vulnerability to malnutrition in the West African Sahel (English)

This study estimates marginal increase in malnutrition for children ages 1-3 years from exposure to an extreme shock in the West African Sahel. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7171 JAN 01, 2015

Alfani, Federica; Dabalen, Andrew; Fisker, Peter; Molini, Vasco

Wind resource mapping in Pakistan : mesoscale modeling report (English)

This document reports on the methods used in phase 1 of the ESMAP wind mapping project for Pakistan. The interim mesoscale modelling results were calculated by output from simulations of the Weather, Research and Forecasting (WRF) model. ... See More +

ESMAP Paper 95770 JAN 01, 2015

Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal (Vol. 3) : Latin America and the Carribean (English)

This third report in the Turn Down the Heat series covers three World Bank regions: Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC); the Middle East and North Africa (MENA); and parts of Europe and Central Asia (ECA). ... See More +

Publication 92704 JAN 01, 2015

Adams, Sophie; Aich, Valentin; Albrecht, Torsten; Baarsch, Florent; Boit, Alice; Canales Trujillo, Nella; Cartsburg, Matti; Coumou, Dim; Eden, Alexander; Fader, Marianela; Hare, Bill; Hoff, Holger; Jobbins, Guy; Jones,Lindsey; Kit, Oleksandr; Krummenauer, Linda; Langerwisch, Fanny; Le Masson, Virginie; Ludi, Eva; Marcus,Rachel; Mengel, Matthias; Mosello, Beatrice; Möhring, Jacob; Norton,Andrew P.; Otto, Ilona M.; Perette, Mahé; Pereznieto, Paola; Rammig, Anja; Reckien, Diana; Reinhardt, Julia; Reyer, Christopher; Robinson, Alex; Rocha, Marcia; Sakschewski, Boris; Schaeffer, Michiel; Schaphoff, Sibyll; Schewe, Jacob; Schleussner, Carl-Friedrich; Serdeczny, Olivia; Stagl, Judith; Thonicke, Kirsten; Waha, Katharina; World Bank Spanish

Argentina - Third National Communication to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Project : restructuring (English)

The objective of the Third National Communication (TNC) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Project is to strengthen the information base and institutional capacity of the key members of the Steering Committee, in order to integrate climate change priorities into the recipients development strategies and relevant sector program by providing financial and technical support to prepare the TNC. ... See More +

Project Paper RES11868 DEC 19, 2014

Spanish

Climate change, soil salinity, and the economics of high-yield rice production in coastal Bangladesh (English)

It is a virtual certainty that sea-level rise will continue throughout the century and beyond 2100 even if greenhouse gas emissions are stabilized in the near future. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7140 DEC 01, 2014

Dasgupta, Susmita; Hossain, Md. Moqbul; Huq, Mainul; Wheeler, David

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

The development objective of the Second Climate Change Development Policy Operation Project for Mozambique is to build effective institutional and policy frameworks for climate resilient development. ... See More +

Program Document 91867 NOV 25, 2014

Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal : Diminuir o calor: Confrontando o novo padrão climático (Portuguese)

This third report in the Turn Down the Heat series covers three World Bank regions: Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC); the Middle East and North Africa (MENA); and parts of Europe and Central Asia (ECA). ... See More +

Publication 92704 NOV 23, 2014

Adams, Sophie; Aich, Valentin; Albrecht, Torsten; Baarsch, Florent; Boit, Alice; Canales Trujillo, Nella; Cartsburg, Matti; Coumou, Dim; Eden, Alexander; Fader, Marianela; Hare, Bill; Hoff, Holger; Jobbins, Guy; Jones,Lindsey; Kit, Oleksandr; Krummenauer, Linda; Langerwisch, Fanny; Le Masson, Virginie; Ludi, Eva; Marcus,Rachel; Mengel, Matthias; Mosello, Beatrice; Möhring, Jacob; Norton,Andrew P.; Otto, Ilona M.; Perette, Mahé; Pereznieto, Paola; Rammig, Anja; Reckien, Diana; Reinhardt, Julia; Reyer, Christopher; Robinson, Alex; Rocha, Marcia; Sakschewski, Boris; Schaeffer, Michiel; Schaphoff, Sibyll; Schewe, Jacob; Schleussner, Carl-Friedrich; Serdeczny, Olivia; Stagl, Judith; Thonicke, Kirsten; Waha, Katharina; World Bank English, Russian, Spanish, French, Arabic, Chinese

Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal : Executive summary (English)

This third report in the Turn Down the Heat series covers three World Bank regions: Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC); the Middle East and North Africa (MENA); and parts of Europe and Central Asia (ECA). ... See More +

Publication 92704 NOV 23, 2014

Adams, Sophie; Aich, Valentin; Albrecht, Torsten; Baarsch, Florent; Boit, Alice; Canales Trujillo, Nella; Cartsburg, Matti; Coumou, Dim; Eden, Alexander; Fader, Marianela; Hare, Bill; Hoff, Holger; Jobbins, Guy; Jones,Lindsey; Kit, Oleksandr; Krummenauer, Linda; Langerwisch, Fanny; Le Masson, Virginie; Ludi, Eva; Marcus,Rachel; Mengel, Matthias; Mosello, Beatrice; Möhring, Jacob; Norton,Andrew P.; Otto, Ilona M.; Perette, Mahé; Pereznieto, Paola; Rammig, Anja; Reckien, Diana; Reinhardt, Julia; Reyer, Christopher; Robinson, Alex; Rocha, Marcia; Sakschewski, Boris; Schaeffer, Michiel; Schaphoff, Sibyll; Schewe, Jacob; Schleussner, Carl-Friedrich; Serdeczny, Olivia; Stagl, Judith; Thonicke, Kirsten; Waha, Katharina; World Bank Russian, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Arabic, Chinese

Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal : Executive summary (Arabic)

This third report in the Turn Down the Heat series covers three World Bank regions: Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC); the Middle East and North Africa (MENA); and parts of Europe and Central Asia (ECA). ... See More +

Publication 92704 NOV 23, 2014

Adams, Sophie; Aich, Valentin; Albrecht, Torsten; Baarsch, Florent; Boit, Alice; Canales Trujillo, Nella; Cartsburg, Matti; Coumou, Dim; Eden, Alexander; Fader, Marianela; Hare, Bill; Hoff, Holger; Jobbins, Guy; Jones,Lindsey; Kit, Oleksandr; Krummenauer, Linda; Langerwisch, Fanny; Le Masson, Virginie; Ludi, Eva; Marcus,Rachel; Mengel, Matthias; Mosello, Beatrice; Möhring, Jacob; Norton,Andrew P.; Otto, Ilona M.; Perette, Mahé; Pereznieto, Paola; Rammig, Anja; Reckien, Diana; Reinhardt, Julia; Reyer, Christopher; Robinson, Alex; Rocha, Marcia; Sakschewski, Boris; Schaeffer, Michiel; Schaphoff, Sibyll; Schewe, Jacob; Schleussner, Carl-Friedrich; Serdeczny, Olivia; Stagl, Judith; Thonicke, Kirsten; Waha, Katharina; World Bank English, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Chinese

Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal : Executive summary (Chinese)

This third report in the Turn Down the Heat series covers three World Bank regions: Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC); the Middle East and North Africa (MENA); and parts of Europe and Central Asia (ECA). ... See More +

Publication 92704 NOV 23, 2014

Adams, Sophie; Aich, Valentin; Albrecht, Torsten; Baarsch, Florent; Boit, Alice; Canales Trujillo, Nella; Cartsburg, Matti; Coumou, Dim; Eden, Alexander; Fader, Marianela; Hare, Bill; Hoff, Holger; Jobbins, Guy; Jones,Lindsey; Kit, Oleksandr; Krummenauer, Linda; Langerwisch, Fanny; Le Masson, Virginie; Ludi, Eva; Marcus,Rachel; Mengel, Matthias; Mosello, Beatrice; Möhring, Jacob; Norton,Andrew P.; Otto, Ilona M.; Perette, Mahé; Pereznieto, Paola; Rammig, Anja; Reckien, Diana; Reinhardt, Julia; Reyer, Christopher; Robinson, Alex; Rocha, Marcia; Sakschewski, Boris; Schaeffer, Michiel; Schaphoff, Sibyll; Schewe, Jacob; Schleussner, Carl-Friedrich; Serdeczny, Olivia; Stagl, Judith; Thonicke, Kirsten; Waha, Katharina; World Bank English, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Arabic

Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal : Bajemos la temperatura : como hacer frente a la nueva realidad climatica - resumen ejecutivo (Spanish)

This third report in the Turn Down the Heat series covers three World Bank regions: Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC); the Middle East and North Africa (MENA); and parts of Europe and Central Asia (ECA). ... See More +

Publication 92704 NOV 23, 2014

Adams, Sophie; Aich, Valentin; Albrecht, Torsten; Baarsch, Florent; Boit, Alice; Canales Trujillo, Nella; Cartsburg, Matti; Coumou, Dim; Eden, Alexander; Fader, Marianela; Hare, Bill; Hoff, Holger; Jobbins, Guy; Jones,Lindsey; Kit, Oleksandr; Krummenauer, Linda; Langerwisch, Fanny; Le Masson, Virginie; Ludi, Eva; Marcus,Rachel; Mengel, Matthias; Mosello, Beatrice; Möhring, Jacob; Norton,Andrew P.; Otto, Ilona M.; Perette, Mahé; Pereznieto, Paola; Rammig, Anja; Reckien, Diana; Reinhardt, Julia; Reyer, Christopher; Robinson, Alex; Rocha, Marcia; Sakschewski, Boris; Schaeffer, Michiel; Schaphoff, Sibyll; Schewe, Jacob; Schleussner, Carl-Friedrich; Serdeczny, Olivia; Stagl, Judith; Thonicke, Kirsten; Waha, Katharina; World Bank English, Russian, Portuguese, French, Arabic, Chinese

India - Sustainable Livelihoods and Adaptation to Climate Change Project (English)

The objective of the Sustainable Livelihoods and Adaptation to Climate Change Project for India is to improve adaptive capacity of the rural poor engaged in farm based livelihoods to cope with climate variability and change. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD598 NOV 19, 2014

The need for multiple types of information to inform climate change assessment (English)

Information on ecosystem characteristics as well as economic statistics is needed to more fully inform decision makers on the impacts of climate change on human well-being. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7094 NOV 01, 2014

Toman, Michael

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Financing Vietnams response to climate change : building a sustainable future - key findings and recommendations of the climate public expenditures and investment review (English)
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MAY 04, 2015 96565 Working Paper Vietnamese
Enhancing the climate resilience of Africas infrastructure : the power and water sectors (English)
See More +
APR 23, 2015 96040 Working Paper
Financing Vietnam’s response to climate change : smart investment for a sustainable future : laying the foundation for resilient low-carbon development through climate public expenditure and investment review (English)
See More +
APR 01, 2015 96580 Working Paper
Increasing Agricultural Production and Resilience Through improved Agrometeorological Services (English)
See More +
MAR 01, 2015 94486 Working Paper
Wind resource mapping in Vietnam : mesoscale modelling report (English)
See More +
FEB 13, 2015 95802 ESMAP Paper
Managing vulnerability and boosting productivity in agriculture through weather risk mapping : a guide for development practitioners (English)
See More +
FEB 01, 2015 92400 Working Paper
Preparing for carbon pricing : case studies from company experience - Royal Dutch Shell, Rio Tinto, and Pacific Gas and Electric Company (Russian)
See More +
JAN 28, 2015 93944 Working Paper (Numbered Series) English
Vulnerability to malnutrition in the West African Sahel (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2015 WPS7171 Policy Research Working Paper
Wind resource mapping in Pakistan : mesoscale modeling report (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2015 95770 ESMAP Paper
Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal (Vol. 3) : Latin America and the Carribean (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2015 92704 Publication Spanish
Argentina - Third National Communication to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Project : restructuring (English)
See More +
DEC 19, 2014 RES11868 Project Paper Spanish
Climate change, soil salinity, and the economics of high-yield rice production in coastal Bangladesh (English)
See More +
DEC 01, 2014 WPS7140 Policy Research Working Paper
Mozambique - Second Climate Change Development Policy Operation Project (English)
See More +
NOV 25, 2014 91867 Program Document
Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal : Diminuir o calor: Confrontando o novo padrão climático (Portuguese)
See More +
NOV 23, 2014 92704 Publication English, Russian, Spanish, French, Arabic, Chinese
Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal : Executive summary (English)
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NOV 23, 2014 92704 Publication Russian, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Arabic, Chinese
Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal : Executive summary (Arabic)
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NOV 23, 2014 92704 Publication English, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Chinese
Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal : Executive summary (Chinese)
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NOV 23, 2014 92704 Publication English, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Arabic
Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal : Bajemos la temperatura : como hacer frente a la nueva realidad climatica - resumen ejecutivo (Spanish)
See More +
NOV 23, 2014 92704 Publication English, Russian, Portuguese, French, Arabic, Chinese
India - Sustainable Livelihoods and Adaptation to Climate Change Project (English)
See More +
NOV 19, 2014 PAD598 Project Appraisal Document
The need for multiple types of information to inform climate change assessment (English)
See More +
NOV 01, 2014 WPS7094 Policy Research Working Paper