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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

Rwanda - Landscape Approach to Forest Restoration and Conservation Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2 of 3) : Environmental and social management framework and social assessment (English)

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

Environmental Assessment E4579 JUN 01, 2014

Climate-smart development : adding up the benefits of actions that help build prosperity, end poverty and combat climate change (Vol. 2 of 2) : Résumé analytique (French)

This report describes efforts by the ClimateWorks Foundation and the World Bank to quantify the multiple economic, social, and environmental benefits associated with policies and projects to reduce emissions in select sectors and regions. ... See More +

Working Paper 88908 JUN 01, 2014

Akbar, Sameer; Kleiman, Gary; Menon, Surabi; Segafredo, Laura English, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese, Arabic, Chinese

Investing in natural capital for eradicating extreme poverty and boosting shared prosperity : a biodiversity roadmap for the WBG (English)

The World Bank Group (WBG) has a long experience in engaging in biodiversity with world-class expertise in the field. It has been the single largest funder of biodiversity investments since the late 1980s. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 88753 JUN 01, 2014

Congo - Improved Forested Landscape Management Project (English)

The Improved Forested Landscape Management Project for Congo has an objective to test new approaches to improve community livelihoods and forested landscape management, and to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from deforestation and forest degradation in selected areas in the Recipient’s territory. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD594 MAY 30, 2014

Ghana - Sustainable Land and Water Management Project : additional financing (English)

The objective of the Sustainable Land and Water Management (SLWM) Additional Financing Project for Ghana is to expand the area under sustainable land and water management practices in selected watersheds. ... See More +

Project Paper PAD978 MAY 28, 2014

Albania - Environmental Services Project (English)

The development objective of the Environmental Services Project (ESP) for Albania is to support sustainable land management practices and increase communities' monetary and non-monetary benefits in targeted project areas which are mainly in erosion prone rural upland areas. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document 86548 MAY 23, 2014

Senegal - Dakar Diamniadio Toll Project : resettlement action plan (Vol. 15 of 15) : Plan d’actions de reinstallation du projet de restructuration de Pikine Irregulier Sud (tranche prioritaire) (French)

This resettlement plan / plan d'action de reinstallation for the Dakar Diamniadio Road Project for Senegal, which constructs a main communication axle between Dakar and Diamniadio, describes expected social and resettlement impacts associated with the implementation of the project. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan RP382 MAY 01, 2014

Brazil - Rural Environmental Cadastre and Fire Prevention in Piaui State Project : additional financing (English)

The development objective of the Rural Environmental Cadastre and Fire Prevention in Piaui State Project for Brazil is to promote the reduction of climate change impacts in the Cerrado of Southern Piaui state by: (i) promoting the environmental regularization of landholdings in the targeted municipalities; and (ii) preventing and combating forest fires through the integration of local actors and promoting the adoption of sustainable production practices in the targeted municipalities. ... See More +

Project Paper 86405 APR 21, 2014

Portuguese

Brazil - Ecosystem Restoration of Riparian Forests in Sao Paulo Project (English)

Ratings for the Ecosystem Restoration of Riparian Forests in Sao Paulo Project for Brazil were as follows: outcome was moderately unsatisfactory, risk to development outcome was moderate, Bank performance was moderately unsatisfactory, and Borrower performance was moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Project Performance Assessment Report 87105 APR 16, 2014

Brazil - Rural Environmental Cadastre and Fire Prevention in Piaui State Project : additional financing : Brasil - Projeto de Cadastro Ambiental Rural e Prevencao a Incencios Florestais no Estado do Piaui : financiamentos adicionais (Portuguese)

The development objective of the Rural Environmental Cadastre and Fire Prevention in Piaui State Project for Brazil is to promote the reduction of climate change impacts in the Cerrado of Southern Piaui state by: (i) promoting the environmental regularization of landholdings in the targeted municipalities; and (ii) preventing and combating forest fires through the integration of local actors and promoting the adoption of sustainable production practices in the targeted municipalities. ... See More +

Project Paper 86405 APR 08, 2014

English

Gabon - Sustainable Management of Critical Wetlands Project (English)

The objective of the Sustainable Management of Critical Wetlands Project for Gabon is to enhance protection of biodiversity in selected forested wetlands on the Ramsar list through knowledge creation and development of conservation measures for sustainable wetlands management. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD607 MAR 03, 2014

Implementation of REDD+ mechanisms in Tanzania (English)

This paper explains the major issues and lessons derived from the national forest management program and REDD+ initiatives in Tanzania. It finds that addressing the most important drivers of forest degradation and deforestation, in particular the country energy needs and landownership, is essential for success in reducing emissions regardless of the type of program implemented. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6815 MAR 01, 2014

Salas, Paula Cordero

Rwanda - Landscape Approach to Forest Restoration and Conservation Project : resettlement plan (Vol. 1 of 2) : Resettlement policy framework (English)

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

Resettlement Plan RP1663 MAR 01, 2014

Community forest management and REDD+ (English)

The urgent need to limit anthropogenic carbon emissions has led to a global initiative to Reduce Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation (REDD+). ... See More +

Working Paper 88859 MAR 01, 2014

Zimbabwe - Hwange-Sanyati Biological Corridor Project : environment and social management framework (Vol. 1 of 2) : Environment and social management framework (English)

The development objective of the Hwange-Sanyati Biological Corridor (HSBC) Project for Zimbabwe is to develop land use and resource management capacity of managers and communities in the HSBC. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4474 FEB 01, 2014

Global Environment Facility (GEF) Vanuatu and Secretariat for the Pacific Islands Regional Environment Program (SPREP) portfolio evaluation (1991-2012) (Vol. 1 of 2) : Evaluation report (English)

At the request of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) Council, the Evaluation Office conducts country portfolio evaluations (CPEs) every year. ... See More +

Working Paper 88376 FEB 01, 2014

Romania - Climate change and low carbon green growth program : component B sector report - forest sector rapid assessment (English)

Romania relies on the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) to achieve its commitments to the European Union (EU) 2020 targets. The use of the European Agriculture and Rural Development Fund (EARDF) requires that at least 30 percent of the budget allocated for rural development as part of the National Rural Development Plan (NRDP) be spent on the environment and addressing climate change. ... See More +

Working Paper 84262 JAN 19, 2014

Behr, Diji Chandrasekharan; Popa, Bogdan; Mitchell, Andrew; Stewart, John Fraser; Johansson, Stig Romanian

Romania - Climate change and low carbon green growth program : component B sector report - forest sector rapid assessment : Romania - Programul privind schimbarile climatice si cresterea masei verzi pentru reducerea continutului de carbon : raportul sectorial al componentei B - raport de evaluare rapida a sectorului forestier (Romanian)

Romania relies on the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) to achieve its commitments to the European Union (EU) 2020 targets. The use of the European Agriculture and Rural Development Fund (EARDF) requires that at least 30 percent of the budget allocated for rural development as part of the National Rural Development Plan (NRDP) be spent on the environment and addressing climate change. ... See More +

Working Paper 84262 JAN 19, 2014

Behr, Diji Chandrasekharan; Popa, Bogdan; Mitchell, Andrew; Stewart, John Fraser; Johansson, Stig English

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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
Rwanda - Landscape Approach to Forest Restoration and Conservation Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2 of 3) : Environmental and social management framework and social assessment (English)
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JUN 01, 2014 E4579 Environmental Assessment
Climate-smart development : adding up the benefits of actions that help build prosperity, end poverty and combat climate change (Vol. 2 of 2) : Résumé analytique (French)
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JUN 01, 2014 88908 Working Paper English, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese, Arabic, Chinese
Investing in natural capital for eradicating extreme poverty and boosting shared prosperity : a biodiversity roadmap for the WBG (English)
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JUN 01, 2014 88753 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Congo - Improved Forested Landscape Management Project (English)
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MAY 30, 2014 PAD594 Project Appraisal Document
Ghana - Sustainable Land and Water Management Project : additional financing (English)
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MAY 28, 2014 PAD978 Project Paper
Albania - Environmental Services Project (English)
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MAY 23, 2014 86548 Project Appraisal Document
Senegal - Dakar Diamniadio Toll Project : resettlement action plan (Vol. 15 of 15) : Plan d’actions de reinstallation du projet de restructuration de Pikine Irregulier Sud (tranche prioritaire) (French)
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MAY 01, 2014 RP382 Resettlement Plan
Brazil - Rural Environmental Cadastre and Fire Prevention in Piaui State Project : additional financing (English)
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APR 21, 2014 86405 Project Paper Portuguese
Brazil - Ecosystem Restoration of Riparian Forests in Sao Paulo Project (English)
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APR 16, 2014 87105 Project Performance Assessment Report
Brazil - Rural Environmental Cadastre and Fire Prevention in Piaui State Project : additional financing : Brasil - Projeto de Cadastro Ambiental Rural e Prevencao a Incencios Florestais no Estado do Piaui : financiamentos adicionais (Portuguese)
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APR 08, 2014 86405 Project Paper English
Gabon - Sustainable Management of Critical Wetlands Project (English)
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MAR 03, 2014 PAD607 Project Appraisal Document
Implementation of REDD+ mechanisms in Tanzania (English)
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MAR 01, 2014 WPS6815 Policy Research Working Paper
Rwanda - Landscape Approach to Forest Restoration and Conservation Project : resettlement plan (Vol. 1 of 2) : Resettlement policy framework (English)
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MAR 01, 2014 RP1663 Resettlement Plan
Community forest management and REDD+ (English)
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MAR 01, 2014 88859 Working Paper
Zimbabwe - Hwange-Sanyati Biological Corridor Project : environment and social management framework (Vol. 1 of 2) : Environment and social management framework (English)
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FEB 01, 2014 E4474 Environmental Assessment
Global Environment Facility (GEF) Vanuatu and Secretariat for the Pacific Islands Regional Environment Program (SPREP) portfolio evaluation (1991-2012) (Vol. 1 of 2) : Evaluation report (English)
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FEB 01, 2014 88376 Working Paper
Romania - Climate change and low carbon green growth program : component B sector report - forest sector rapid assessment (English)
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JAN 19, 2014 84262 Working Paper Romanian
Romania - Climate change and low carbon green growth program : component B sector report - forest sector rapid assessment : Romania - Programul privind schimbarile climatice si cresterea masei verzi pentru reducerea continutului de carbon : raportul sectorial al componentei B - raport de evaluare rapida a sectorului forestier (Romanian)
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JAN 19, 2014 84262 Working Paper English