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Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal : Baissons la chaleur : face a la nouvelle norme climatique - resumé analytique (French)

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 +

Working Paper 92704 NOV 23, 2014

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

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 +

Working Paper 92704 NOV 23, 2014

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

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

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 +

Working Paper 92704 NOV 23, 2014

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

Colombia - Forest Conservation and Sustainability in the Heart of the Colombian Amazon Project (English)

The objective of the Forest Conservation and Sustainability in the Heart of the Colombian Amazon Project for Colombia is to improve governance and promote sustainable land use activities in order to reduce deforestation and conserve biodiversity in the project area. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document 88067 NOV 17, 2014

Ghana - Forest Carbon Partnership Facility (FCPF) Readiness Grant Project : additional financing (English)

Project Information Document 92740 NOV 06, 2014

Protected areas and deforestation : new results from high resolution panel data (English)

This paper investigates the effectiveness of protected areas in slowing tropical forest clearing in 64 countries in Asia/Pacific, Africa, and Latin America for the period 2001-2012. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7091 NOV 01, 2014

Blankespoor, Brian; Dasgupta, Susmita; Wheeler, David

Global - Forest Investment Program (FIP) Dedicated Grant Mechanism for Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities Project (English)

Project Information Document 92798 SEP 15, 2014

Belize - Management and Protection of Key Biodiversity Areas Project (English)

The development objective of the Management and Protection of Key Biodiversity Areas (KBAs) Project for Belize is to strengthen natural resource management and biodiversity conservation in KBAs of Belize. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document 90164 SEP 09, 2014

Yemen, Republic of - Emergency Support to Social Protection Project (Arabic)

Project Information Document PIDA12042 SEP 08, 2014

Brazil - Rural Environmental Cadastre and Fire Prevention in Bahia State Project (English)

The development objective of the Rural Environmental Cadastre and Fire Prevention in Bahia State Project for Brazil is to promote the reduction of climate change impacts in the Cerrado of the west of the Bahia state by: (i) promoting the environmental regularization of landholdings in the targeted municipalities and support actions to promote recovery of environmental liabilities; and (ii) strengthening the stateapos;s capacity to prevent and combat forest fires through the integration of local actors and promoting the adoption of sustainable production practices in the targeted municipalities. ... See More +

Project Paper 90808 SEP 03, 2014

Evaluation of the permanence of land use change induced by payments for environmental services in Quindío, Colombia (English)

The effectiveness of conservation interventions such as Payments for Environmental Services (PES) is often evaluated, if it is evaluated at all, only at the completion of the intervention. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 92769 SEP 01, 2014

Pagiola, Stefano; Honey-Rosés, Jordi; Freire-González, Jaume

The effect of climate and technological uncertainty in crop yields on the optimal path of global land use (English)

The pattern of global land use has important implications for the worldapos;s food and timber supplies, bioenergy, biodiversity and other eco-system services. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7009 AUG 01, 2014

Cai, Yongyang; Steinbuks, Jevgenijs; Elliott, Joshua; Hertel, Thomas W.

Belize - Management and Protection of Key Biodiversity Areas in Belize Project : resettlement plan (Vol. 2) : Involuntary resettlement policy framework (English)

The development objective of the Management and Protection of Key Biodiversity Areas (KBAs) in Belize Project for Belize is to strengthen natural resource management and biodiversity conservation through the mitigation of threats to KBAs in Belize. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan RP1498 JUL 31, 2014

Belize - Management and Protection of Key Biodiversity Areas Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Environmental management framework (English)

The development objective of the Management and Protection of Key Biodiversity Areas Project is to strengthen natural resource management and biodiversity conservation through the mitigation of threats to Key Biodiversity Areas (KBAs) in Belize. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4319 JUL 31, 2014

Rwanda - Landscape Approach to Forest Restoration and Conservation (English)

The Landscape Approach to Forest Restoration and Conservation project of Rwanda has a development and global environmental objective to demonstrate landscape management for enhanced environmental services and climate resilience in one priority landscape. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD1041 JUL 30, 2014

Impact of weather shocks on MENA Households (English)

Do households living in climate affected areas in the MENA region believe that changes in climate patterns and their environment are taking place? ... See More +

Brief 90155 JUL 01, 2014

Brazil - Rio de Janeiro Sustainable Integrated Ecosystem Management in Production Landscapes of North-Northwestern Fluminese Project (English)

Ratings for the Rio de Janeiro Sustainable Integrated Ecosystem Management in Production Landscapes of North-Northwestern Fluminese Project for Brazil were as follows: outcomes were moderately satisfactory, the risk to development outcome was moderate, the Bank performance was moderately unsatisfactory, and the Borrower performance was moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Project Performance Assessment Report 88960 JUN 30, 2014

Brazil - Caatinga Conservation and Management - Mata Branca (GEF) Project (English)

Ratings for the Caatinga Conservation and Management - Mata Branca (GEF) Project for Brazil were as follows: outcomes were moderately satisfactory, risk to global environment outcome was substantial, Bank performance was moderately unsatisfactory, and Borrower performance was moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3138 JUN 20, 2014

Caucasus - Second European Neighborhood and Partnership Instrument (ENPI) Forest Law Enforcement and Governance Project (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet 89100 JUN 12, 2014

Moving toward a sustainable landscape approach to development (English)

Increasing food and nutrition insecurity and increasing poverty in the face of a rapidly changing climate and a degrading natural capital base are daunting challenges for agriculture, livestock, forests, and fisheries. ... See More +

Brief 88433 JUN 01, 2014

Treguer, David; Pehu, Eija

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal : Baissons la chaleur : face a la nouvelle norme climatique - resumé analytique (French)
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NOV 23, 2014 92704 Working Paper
Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal : Bajemos la temperatura : como hacer frente a la nueva realidad climatica - resumen ejecutivo (Spanish)
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NOV 23, 2014 92704 Working Paper
Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal : Executive summary (Russian)
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NOV 23, 2014 92704 Working Paper
Colombia - Forest Conservation and Sustainability in the Heart of the Colombian Amazon Project (English)
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NOV 17, 2014 88067 Project Appraisal Document
Ghana - Forest Carbon Partnership Facility (FCPF) Readiness Grant Project : additional financing (English)
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NOV 06, 2014 92740 Project Information Document
Protected areas and deforestation : new results from high resolution panel data (English)
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NOV 01, 2014 WPS7091 Policy Research Working Paper
Global - Forest Investment Program (FIP) Dedicated Grant Mechanism for Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities Project (English)
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SEP 15, 2014 92798 Project Information Document
Belize - Management and Protection of Key Biodiversity Areas Project (English)
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SEP 09, 2014 90164 Project Appraisal Document
Yemen, Republic of - Emergency Support to Social Protection Project (Arabic)
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SEP 08, 2014 PIDA12042 Project Information Document
Brazil - Rural Environmental Cadastre and Fire Prevention in Bahia State Project (English)
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SEP 03, 2014 90808 Project Paper
Evaluation of the permanence of land use change induced by payments for environmental services in Quindío, Colombia (English)
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SEP 01, 2014 92769 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
The effect of climate and technological uncertainty in crop yields on the optimal path of global land use (English)
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AUG 01, 2014 WPS7009 Policy Research Working Paper
Belize - Management and Protection of Key Biodiversity Areas in Belize Project : resettlement plan (Vol. 2) : Involuntary resettlement policy framework (English)
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JUL 31, 2014 RP1498 Resettlement Plan
Belize - Management and Protection of Key Biodiversity Areas Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Environmental management framework (English)
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JUL 31, 2014 E4319 Environmental Assessment
Rwanda - Landscape Approach to Forest Restoration and Conservation (English)
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JUL 30, 2014 PAD1041 Project Appraisal Document
Impact of weather shocks on MENA Households (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 90155 Brief
Brazil - Rio de Janeiro Sustainable Integrated Ecosystem Management in Production Landscapes of North-Northwestern Fluminese Project (English)
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JUN 30, 2014 88960 Project Performance Assessment Report
Brazil - Caatinga Conservation and Management - Mata Branca (GEF) Project (English)
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JUN 20, 2014 ICR3138 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Caucasus - Second European Neighborhood and Partnership Instrument (ENPI) Forest Law Enforcement and Governance Project (English)
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JUN 12, 2014 89100 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Moving toward a sustainable landscape approach to development (English)
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JUN 01, 2014 88433 Brief