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Identification systems don’t always serve the bottom 40 percent (English)

Over 150 countries maintain mandatory civil registration systems. The number and variety of registration and identification systems has increased with the rise of the Internet (World Bank 2015). ... See More +

Brief 94704 MAR 01, 2015

Brewer, Megan; Menzies, Nicholas; Schott, Jared

Effects of the internet on participation : study of a public policy referendum in Brazil (English)

Does online voting mobilize citizens who otherwise would not participate? During the annual participatory budgeting vote in the southern state of Rio Grande do Sul in Brazil -- the world's largest -- Internet voters were asked whether they would have participated had there not been an online voting option (i-voting). ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7204 FEB 26, 2015

Spada,Paolo; Mellon,Jonathan; Peixoto,Tiago Carneiro; Sjoberg,Fredrik Matias

The internet as a general-purpose technology : firm-level evidence from around the world (English)

This paper uses firm-level data to assess whether telecommunication services are general-purpose technologies (technologies that benefit a large segment of the economy and have long-lasting effect). ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7192 FEB 01, 2015

Clarke, George R.G.; Qiang, Christine Zhenwei; Xu, Lixin Colin

Nigeria - Statistical Development Project (English)

The Statistical Development Project for Nigeria received a satisfactory outcome with moderate risk to development outcome. The Bank received a satisfactory rating while the Borrower was rated moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3203 JAN 30, 2015

Papua New Guinea Rural Communications Project (English)

More than 80 percent of Papua New Guinea's population lives in rural areas. Most of these people depend on subsistence activities such as smallholder farming and fishing as well as alluvial mining and betel nut sales for their livelihoods. ... See More +

Brief 93495 JAN 01, 2015

Beschorner, Natasha

The impact of information technology on the education sector in Afghanistan (English)

The education system was one of the biggest casualties of the three decade old war in Afghanistan. In 2000, when the American led International Security Forces reached Afghanistan, there were less than one million children enrolled in school and virtually no girls in the system. ... See More +

Working Paper 94086 JAN 01, 2015

Silva, Samantha de

Ukraine - Social Security Nets Modernization Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 94362 JAN 01, 2015

International Comparison Program (ICP) : quarterly update for December 2014 (English)

This newsletter includes the following headings: international comparison program (ICP) in the media; ICP workshops; publications; 46th United Nations Statistical Commission (UNSC) session; and ICP video tutorials. ... See More +

Newsletter 94375 DEC 31, 2014

Grendada - E-government for Regional Integration Project (English)

The E-government for Regional Integration Project for Grenada received a moderately satisfactory outcome rating with a moderate risk to development. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR2833 DEC 29, 2014

Accelerating growth of high-speed internet services in Azerbaijan : a sector assessment (English)

Azerbaijan’s development at the beginning of the XXI century is characterized by the great success story of its petroleum industry, which has propelled Azerbaijan to the level of the most rapidly growing economies in Europe and Central Asia. ... See More +

Working Paper AUS9195 DEC 18, 2014

Azerbaijani

Bulgaria - Second Trade and Transport Facilitation Project (English)

Ratings for the Second Trade and Transport Facilitation Project for Bulgaria were as follows: outcomes were satisfactory, risk to development outcome was moderate, Bank performance was moderately satisfactory, and Borrower performance was moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3128 DEC 18, 2014

Armenia - E-Society and Innovation for Competitiveness Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 93301 DEC 17, 2014

Chile - Second Public Expenditure Management Project (English)

Ratings for the Second Public Expenditure Management Project for Chile were as follows: outcomes were moderately satisfactory, the risk to development outcome was moderate, the Bank performance was moderately satisfactory, and the Borrower performance was also moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR2270 DEC 12, 2014

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (Appraisal Stage) - Argentina Renewable Energy Project for Rural Areas - P133288 (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet ISDSA6483 DEC 11, 2014

Spinelli,Lucia

Practical guidance for defining a smart grid modernization strategy : the case of distribution (English)

This report provides some practical guidance on how utilities can define their own smart grid vision, identify priorities, and structure investment plans. ... See More +

Publication 93438 DEC 01, 2014

Madrigal, Marcelino; Uluski, Robert

Motivations, monitoring technologies, and pay for performance (English)

Monitoring technologies and pay for performance contracts are becoming popular solutions to improve public services delivery. Their track record is however mixed. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7128 DEC 01, 2014

Cordella, Antonio; Cordella, Tito

Indonesia - Connectivity Development Policy Loans (English)

The Connectivity Development Policy Loans for Indonesia were moderately satisfactory with substantial risk to the development outcome. The performances by both the Bank and the Borrower were moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3270 NOV 26, 2014

Improving connectivity information and communication technology sector development in Guinea Bissau : Developpement du secteur des Technologies de l'Information et de la Communication (TIC) en Guinee Bissau (French)

This paper on Development Technology sector of Information and Communication (ICT) in Guinea Bissau reminds us that after more than a decade of political instability that has resulted in a deterioration of the entire infrastructure, Guinea Bissau has held successful presidential elections in May 2014 and the formation of a new government in June 2014. ... See More +

Working Paper ACS10757 NOV 11, 2014

Lebanon - PCB Management in the Power Sector Project (English)

The PCB Management in the Power Sector Project in Lebanese has an objective is to dispose of high risk PCBs and improve the inventory management of transformers in the power sector in an environmentally sound manner. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD149 OCT 29, 2014

Arabic

Lebanon - PCB Management in the Power Sector Project (Arabic)

The PCB Management in the Power Sector Project in Lebanese has an objective is to dispose of high risk PCBs and improve the inventory management of transformers in the power sector in an environmentally sound manner. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD149 OCT 29, 2014

English

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Identification systems don’t always serve the bottom 40 percent (English)
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MAR 01, 2015 94704 Brief
Effects of the internet on participation : study of a public policy referendum in Brazil (English)
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FEB 26, 2015 WPS7204 Policy Research Working Paper
The internet as a general-purpose technology : firm-level evidence from around the world (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 WPS7192 Policy Research Working Paper
Nigeria - Statistical Development Project (English)
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JAN 30, 2015 ICR3203 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Papua New Guinea Rural Communications Project (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 93495 Brief
The impact of information technology on the education sector in Afghanistan (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 94086 Working Paper
Ukraine - Social Security Nets Modernization Project : procurement plan (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 94362 Procurement Plan
International Comparison Program (ICP) : quarterly update for December 2014 (English)
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DEC 31, 2014 94375 Newsletter
Grendada - E-government for Regional Integration Project (English)
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DEC 29, 2014 ICR2833 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Accelerating growth of high-speed internet services in Azerbaijan : a sector assessment (English)
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DEC 18, 2014 AUS9195 Working Paper Azerbaijani
Bulgaria - Second Trade and Transport Facilitation Project (English)
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DEC 18, 2014 ICR3128 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Armenia - E-Society and Innovation for Competitiveness Project : procurement plan (English)
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DEC 17, 2014 93301 Procurement Plan
Chile - Second Public Expenditure Management Project (English)
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DEC 12, 2014 ICR2270 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (Appraisal Stage) - Argentina Renewable Energy Project for Rural Areas - P133288 (English)
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DEC 11, 2014 ISDSA6483 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Practical guidance for defining a smart grid modernization strategy : the case of distribution (English)
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DEC 01, 2014 93438 Publication
Motivations, monitoring technologies, and pay for performance (English)
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DEC 01, 2014 WPS7128 Policy Research Working Paper
Indonesia - Connectivity Development Policy Loans (English)
See More +
NOV 26, 2014 ICR3270 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Improving connectivity information and communication technology sector development in Guinea Bissau : Developpement du secteur des Technologies de l'Information et de la Communication (TIC) en Guinee Bissau (French)
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NOV 11, 2014 ACS10757 Working Paper
Lebanon - PCB Management in the Power Sector Project (English)
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OCT 29, 2014 PAD149 Project Appraisal Document Arabic
Lebanon - PCB Management in the Power Sector Project (Arabic)
See More +
OCT 29, 2014 PAD149 Project Appraisal Document English