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Burundi - Social safety Nets Project : indigenous people plan : Cadre de planification en faveur de la population Batwa réalisé (French)

Indigenous Peoples Plan SFG2630 OCT 01, 2016

Leroy De La Briere,Benedicte Disclosed

Taking stock of programs to develop socioemotional skills : a systematic review of program evidence (English)

Possessing a range of cognitive, socioemotional, and technical skills is important for individuals to maximize their chances of success in many aspects of life. ... See More +

Publication 107460 AUG 01, 2016

Sánchez Puerta, Maria Laura; Valerio,Alexandria; Bernal, Marcela Gutiérrez Disclosed

Performance and learning review of the country partnership strategy for Papua New Guinea for the period FY2013-FY2016 (English)

This Performance and Learning Review (PLR) updates and assesses progress in implementing the World Bank Group (WBG) Country Partnership Strategy (CPS) for the Independent State of Papua New Guinea (PNG) for the period FY2013–2016, discussed by the Board of Executive Directors in November 2012. ... See More +

Country Assistance Strategy Document 105698 JUL 01, 2016

Disclosed

Social capital, trust, and well-being in the evaluation of wealth (English)

This paper combines theory with data from different domains to provide an empirical analysis of the scale and variability of social capital as wealth. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7707 JUN 20, 2016

Hamilton,Kirk E.; Helliwell,John F.; Woolcock,Michael Disclosed

Djibouti - Performance and learning review of the country partnership strategy for the period FY2014-FY2017 (English)

The first joint International Development Association (IDA), International Finance Corporation (IFC), Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) Country Partnership Strategy (CPS) for FY14-17 for Djibouti was discussed by the Board of Directors in March 2014. ... See More +

Country Assistance Strategy Document 104985 MAY 03, 2016

Arabic, French Disclosed

Republic of Poland - Social inclusion in Poland : key challenges and opportunities for support : Integracja społeczna w Polsce - Najważniejsze wyzwania i możliwości wsparcia (Polish)

The objective of this policy note is to develop a set of actionable recommendations for tackling poverty and social exclusion in Poland based on evidence. ... See More +

Working Paper ACS16592 MAY 01, 2016

Owen,Daniel P.; Morgandi,Matteo; Malarski,Ryszard; Swinkels,Robertus A; Morrica,Valerie English Disclosed

World development report 2017 : Accounting for cross-country income differences : ten years later (English)

The study focused on a cross-section of countries observed in the mid-1990s, so the conclusions from that effort are beginning to be a bit dated. ... See More +

World Development Report 112882 MAY 01, 2016

Caselli,Francesco Disclosed

Papua New Guinea - Rural Service Delivery and Local Governance Preparation and Pilot Project : restructuring (English)

The development objective of the Rural Service Delivery and Local Governance Preparation and Pilot Project for Papua New Guinea is to develop a community-driven development model to improve access to, and the quality of, basic services in rural communities, which is scaled-up by government. ... See More +

Project Paper RES22380 FEB 26, 2016

Anan,Kosuke Disclosed

Bangladesh - College Education Development Project : framework and guidelines for small ethnic communities plan (English)

The development objectives of the College Education Development Project (CEDP) for Bangladesh are to strengthen the strategic planning and management capacity of the college education subsector and to improve the teaching and learning environment of participating colleges. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan SFG1749 NOV 01, 2015

Alborta,Sandra X. Disclosed

Self-help groups, savings and social capital : evidence from a field experiment in Cambodia (English)

This paper studies how self-help groups—village-based organizations designed to encourage savings, household production and social cohesion among the poor—can promote economic and social capital. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7382 JUL 29, 2015

Ban,Radu; Gilligan,Michael J.; Rieger,Matthias Disclosed

Preparing the next generation in Tanzania : challenges and opportunities in education (English)

Human capital refers to a broad range of knowledge, skills, and capabilities that are needed for life and work and that are typically build through quality education. ... See More +

Publication 97256 JUN 02, 2015

Joshi; Arun R. [editor]; Gaddis,Isis [editor] Disclosed

Myanmar : empowering people for inclusive growth : Myanmar country partnership framework for the period 2015-2017 (English)

This Country Partnership Framework (CPF) will succeed the Myanmar Interim Strategy Note (FY13-14) and will be the first full country partnership framework for Myanmar since 19842. ... See More +

Working Paper 112661 APR 23, 2015

Myint,Nikolas; Martin,Catherine; Kumar,Vikram; Barbour,Paul Antony Disclosed

Trust and identity in a small, post-socialist, post-crisis society (English)

The principal focus in the substantial literature on impediments to economic development has been on the inadequacies of policies and governance. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6828 APR 01, 2014

Bjornskov, Christian; Bogetic, Zeljko; Hillman, Arye L.; Popovic, Milenko Disclosed

Adaptive social protection program : addressing the challenges of climate change and disaster risk for the poor and vulnerable : Relever les défis posés aux pauvres et vulnérables par le changement climatique et les risques de catastrophe (French)

This approach is adaptive social protection and it draws on and integrates the tools and techniques of social protection, climate change adaptation, and disaster risk reduction. ... See More +

Brief 104018 MAR 01, 2014

English Disclosed

International interventions to build social capital : evidence from a field experiment in Sudan (English)

Over the past decade the international community, especially the World Bank, has conducted programs to increase local public service delivery in developing countries by improving local governing institutions and creating social capital. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6772 FEB 01, 2014

Avdeenko, Alexandra; Gilligan, Michael J. Disclosed

Social capital, product imitation and growth with learning externalities (English)

Links between social capital, human capital, and product imitation are studied in an overlapping generations model of endogenous growth where the key benefit of social capital is to promote imitation. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6607 SEP 01, 2013

Agenor, Pierre-Richard; Dinh, Hinh T. Disclosed

How to promote order and property rights under weak rule of law? : an experiment in changing dispute resolution behavior through community education (English)

This brief summarizes the results of a gender impact evaluation study, entitled How to promote order and property rights under weak rule of law? ... See More +

Brief 81365 AUG 14, 2013

Blattman, Christopher; Hartman, Alexandra; Blair, Robert Disclosed

Community benefits sharing : executive summary (Dari)

Although natural resources are often regarded as belonging to all citizens, overlooking the needs of local communities is counterproductive. The development of a mine results in substantial economic, social, and environmental changes that need to be carefully managed in partnership with the local communities affected. ... See More +

Other Financial Sector Study 79736 APR 01, 2013

Pashto, English Disclosed

Community benefits sharing : executive summary (English)

Although natural resources are often regarded as belonging to all citizens, overlooking the needs of local communities is counterproductive. The development of a mine results in substantial economic, social, and environmental changes that need to be carefully managed in partnership with the local communities affected. ... See More +

Other Financial Sector Study 79736 APR 01, 2013

Pashto, Dari Disclosed

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Burundi - Social safety Nets Project : indigenous people plan : Cadre de planification en faveur de la population Batwa réalisé (French)
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OCT 01, 2016 SFG2630 Indigenous Peoples Plan
Taking stock of programs to develop socioemotional skills : a systematic review of program evidence (English)
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AUG 01, 2016 107460 Publication
Performance and learning review of the country partnership strategy for Papua New Guinea for the period FY2013-FY2016 (English)
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JUL 01, 2016 105698 Country Assistance Strategy Document
Social capital, trust, and well-being in the evaluation of wealth (English)
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JUN 20, 2016 WPS7707 Policy Research Working Paper
Morocco - Promoting Accessibility of Persons with Limited Mobility (PLM) Project : procurement plan : Maroc - Projet Relatif à l'Maélioration de l'Accessibilité Physique pour Personnes à Mobilité Réduite : plan de passation (French)
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JUN 01, 2016 106166 Procurement Plan
Djibouti - Performance and learning review of the country partnership strategy for the period FY2014-FY2017 (English)
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MAY 03, 2016 104985 Country Assistance Strategy Document Arabic, French
Republic of Poland - Social inclusion in Poland : key challenges and opportunities for support : Integracja społeczna w Polsce - Najważniejsze wyzwania i możliwości wsparcia (Polish)
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MAY 01, 2016 ACS16592 Working Paper English
World development report 2017 : Accounting for cross-country income differences : ten years later (English)
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MAY 01, 2016 112882 World Development Report
Papua New Guinea - Rural Service Delivery and Local Governance Preparation and Pilot Project : restructuring (English)
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FEB 26, 2016 RES22380 Project Paper
Bangladesh - College Education Development Project : framework and guidelines for small ethnic communities plan (English)
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NOV 01, 2015 SFG1749 Indigenous Peoples Plan
Self-help groups, savings and social capital : evidence from a field experiment in Cambodia (English)
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JUL 29, 2015 WPS7382 Policy Research Working Paper
Preparing the next generation in Tanzania : challenges and opportunities in education (English)
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JUN 02, 2015 97256 Publication
Myanmar : empowering people for inclusive growth : Myanmar country partnership framework for the period 2015-2017 (English)
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APR 23, 2015 112661 Working Paper
Trust and identity in a small, post-socialist, post-crisis society (English)
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APR 01, 2014 WPS6828 Policy Research Working Paper
Adaptive social protection program : addressing the challenges of climate change and disaster risk for the poor and vulnerable : Relever les défis posés aux pauvres et vulnérables par le changement climatique et les risques de catastrophe (French)
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MAR 01, 2014 104018 Brief English
International interventions to build social capital : evidence from a field experiment in Sudan (English)
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FEB 01, 2014 WPS6772 Policy Research Working Paper
Social capital, product imitation and growth with learning externalities (English)
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SEP 01, 2013 WPS6607 Policy Research Working Paper
How to promote order and property rights under weak rule of law? : an experiment in changing dispute resolution behavior through community education (English)
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AUG 14, 2013 81365 Brief
Community benefits sharing : executive summary (Dari)
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APR 01, 2013 79736 Other Financial Sector Study Pashto, English
Community benefits sharing : executive summary (English)
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APR 01, 2013 79736 Other Financial Sector Study Pashto, Dari