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Tanzania - Additional Financing for Third Social Action Fund Project : environmental assessment (English)

The development objective of the Additional Financing for Third Social Action Fund Project for Tanzania has been the most vulnerable groups through a series of interventions aimed at (i) protecting households supporting the poorest and from seasonal and unexpected shocks affecting their income and assets, (ii) providing them with tools to mitigate current poverty and vulnerability, and (iii) promoting them to improve their living standards and get out of food poverty. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG2121 APR 22, 2016

Noorwalla,Khurshid Banu Disclosed

Vietnam - Improved Land Governance and Database (VILG) Project : indigenous peoples plan (Vol. 5) : Ethnic minorities development plan of Quang Binh province (English)

The Improved Land Governance and Database (VILG) Project provides a better access to land services for all people regardless of their living place and their ethnic group. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan SFG1731 JAN 01, 2016

Nguyen,Phuong Thu Disclosed

Vietnam - Improved Land Governance and Database (VILG) Project : indigenous peoples plan (Vol. 4) : Ethnic minorities development plan of Khanh Hoa province (English)

The Improved Land Governance and Database (VILG) Project provides a better access to land services for all people regardless of their living place and their ethnic group. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan SFG1731 JAN 01, 2016

Nguyen,Phuong Thu Disclosed

Are the children of uneducated farmers doubly disadvantaged ? farm, nonfarm and intergenerational educational mobility in rural China (English)

This paper relaxes the single-factor model of intergenerational educational mobility and analyzes heterogeneous effects of family background on children’s education in villages, with a focus on the role of nonfarm occupations. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7459 OCT 26, 2015

Emran,M. Shahe; Sun,Yan Disclosed

The impact of ethnic diversity in bureaucracies : evidence from the Nigerian civil service (English)

The authors document the correlation between the workplace diversity of bureaucracies and public services delivered. The authors do so in the context of the federal civil service in Nigeria, the most important government bureaucracy operating in a highly ethnically fractionalized society in which ethnicity is a salient form of identity. ... See More +

Journal Article 100271 MAY 01, 2015

Rasul,Imran; Rogger,Daniel Oliver Disclosed

No condition is permanent : middle class in Nigeria in the last decade (English)

The economic debate on existence and definition of the middle class has become particularly lively in many developing countries. Despite this growing interest, the identification of the middle class group in these countries remains quite challenging. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7214 MAR 16, 2015

Corral Rodas,Paul Andres; Molini,Vasco; Oseni,Gbemisola O. Disclosed

India - Telangana Rural Inclusive Growth Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 94150 FEB 03, 2015

Disclosed

Missing Women in the South Caucasus : local perceptions and proposed solutions (Armenian)

This report, Europe and Central Asia - Missing Women in the South Caucasus : Local perceptions and proposed solutions, discusses research conducted on skewed sex ratios in the South Caucasus. ... See More +

Working Paper 94705 FEB 01, 2015

Dudwick,Nora English Disclosed

Croatia - Innovation Entrepreneurship Venture Capital Project : environmental assessment : Okvir za upravljanje okolisem (Croatian,English)

The development objective of the Innovation Entrepreneurship Venture Capital Project for Croatia is to strengthen risk capital financing for innovative small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and startups. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG1017 FEB 01, 2015

0000A8056 Disclosed

Inclusion matters : the foundation for shared prosperity (English)

The report argues that social inclusion takes poverty analysis beyond identifying correlates to uncovering its underlying causes. While it is possible to measure social inclusion, it is important to emphasize that measures are merely symptoms or flags. ... See More +

Brief 99894 JAN 01, 2015

Spanish Disclosed

Review of CAPRA vulnerability module (Hurricane Suite) (English)

This technical note provides an overview for decision makers in the emergency management community who wish to build vulnerability assessments and must develop mitigations strategies and loss projections. ... See More +

Working Paper 100087 JAN 01, 2015

Pita,Gonzalo Luis Disclosed

Tackling social exclusion : evidence from Chile (English)

This paper studies an innovative welfare program in Chile that combines a period of frequent home visits to households in extreme poverty, with guaranteed access to social services. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7180 JAN 01, 2015

Carneiro, Pedro; Galasso, Emanuela; Ginja, Rita Disclosed

Addressing access and behavioral constraints through social intermediation services : a review of Chile Solidario and Red Unidos (Vol. 1of1) (English)

Social programs are often designed under the assumption that individuals make rational decisions that improve their welfare. Yet, informational and behavioral constraints limit the extreme and chronic poor's access and participation in social programs. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7136 DEC 01, 2014

Camacho, Adriana; Cunningham, Wendy; Rigolini, Jamele; Silva, Veronica Disclosed

India - Nagaland Health Project : social assessment and social safeguards management framework (English)

The development objective of the Nagaland Health Project for India is to improve health services and increase their utilization by communities in targeted locations in Nagaland. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan IPP758 NOV 22, 2014

Disclosed

India - Sustainable Livelihoods and Adaptation to Climate Change (SLACC) Project : indigenious peoples plan (Vol. 2) : social assessment and 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 MAY 30, 2014

Disclosed

Ten years after Morocco's family code reforms : are gender gaps closing? (English)

In 2004, the Government of Morocco (GoM) made major amendments to its family code, known as the Moudawana, which covers personal status issues such as marriage, divorce, alimony, child support, child custody, and inheritance. ... See More +

Brief 90148 APR 01, 2014

Prettitore, Paul Disclosed

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

Disclosed

"They Are Not Like Us" : Understanding Social Exclusion (English)

Negative attitudes toward groups in society are widespread and underpin systematic processes of social exclusion that marginalize people and deny them opportunities and dignity. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6784 FEB 01, 2014

Heltberg,Rasmus; Lakhani,Sadaf Sayyeda; Sacks,Audrey Disclosed

Outside funding and the dynamics of participation in community associations (English)

This brief summarizes the results of a gender impact evaluation study, entitled Outside funding and the dynamics of participation in community associations in Kenya. ... See More +

Brief 81398 AUG 14, 2013

Gugerty, Mary Kay; Kremer, Michael Disclosed

The impact of cash transfers on school enrollment : evidence from Ecuador (English)

This brief summarizes the impact of cash transfers on school enrollment: evidence from Ecuador for the year 2003. This paper presents evidence about the impact on school enrollment of a program in Ecuador that gives cash transfers to the 40 percent poorest families. ... See More +

Brief 81500 AUG 14, 2013

Oosterbeek, Hessel; Ponce, Juan; Schady, Norbert Disclosed

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Tanzania - Additional Financing for Third Social Action Fund Project : environmental assessment (English)
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APR 22, 2016 SFG2121 Environmental Assessment
Vietnam - Improved Land Governance and Database (VILG) Project : indigenous peoples plan (Vol. 5) : Ethnic minorities development plan of Quang Binh province (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 SFG1731 Indigenous Peoples Plan
Vietnam - Improved Land Governance and Database (VILG) Project : indigenous peoples plan (Vol. 4) : Ethnic minorities development plan of Khanh Hoa province (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 SFG1731 Indigenous Peoples Plan
Are the children of uneducated farmers doubly disadvantaged ? farm, nonfarm and intergenerational educational mobility in rural China (English)
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OCT 26, 2015 WPS7459 Policy Research Working Paper
The impact of ethnic diversity in bureaucracies : evidence from the Nigerian civil service (English)
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MAY 01, 2015 100271 Journal Article
No condition is permanent : middle class in Nigeria in the last decade (English)
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MAR 16, 2015 WPS7214 Policy Research Working Paper
India - Telangana Rural Inclusive Growth Project : procurement plan (English)
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FEB 03, 2015 94150 Procurement Plan
Missing Women in the South Caucasus : local perceptions and proposed solutions (Armenian)
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FEB 01, 2015 94705 Working Paper English
Croatia - Innovation Entrepreneurship Venture Capital Project : environmental assessment : Okvir za upravljanje okolisem (Croatian,English)
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FEB 01, 2015 SFG1017 Environmental Assessment
Inclusion matters : the foundation for shared prosperity (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 99894 Brief Spanish
Review of CAPRA vulnerability module (Hurricane Suite) (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 100087 Working Paper
Tackling social exclusion : evidence from Chile (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 WPS7180 Policy Research Working Paper
Addressing access and behavioral constraints through social intermediation services : a review of Chile Solidario and Red Unidos (Vol. 1of1) (English)
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DEC 01, 2014 WPS7136 Policy Research Working Paper
India - Nagaland Health Project : social assessment and social safeguards management framework (English)
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NOV 22, 2014 IPP758 Indigenous Peoples Plan
India - Sustainable Livelihoods and Adaptation to Climate Change (SLACC) Project : indigenious peoples plan (Vol. 2) : social assessment and social management framework (English)
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MAY 30, 2014 IPP702 Indigenous Peoples Plan
Ten years after Morocco's family code reforms : are gender gaps closing? (English)
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APR 01, 2014 90148 Brief
India - Sustainable Livelihoods and Adaptation to Climate Change (SLACC) Project : indigenious peoples plan : Social management framework (English)
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FEB 24, 2014 IPP702 Indigenous Peoples Plan
"They Are Not Like Us" : Understanding Social Exclusion (English)
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FEB 01, 2014 WPS6784 Policy Research Working Paper
Outside funding and the dynamics of participation in community associations (English)
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AUG 14, 2013 81398 Brief
The impact of cash transfers on school enrollment : evidence from Ecuador (English)
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AUG 14, 2013 81500 Brief