Documents & Reports

Search / Browse Documents


  

REFINE BY:

Specific Document Date Range

See More +
See More +
See More +
  • Showing 1 - 20 of 5737 results
  • Display results in sets of
  • 10
  • 20
  • 50
Download To Excel [x]
Investigating the gender gap in agricultural productivity : evidence from Uganda (English)

Women comprise 50 percent of the agricultural labor force in Sub-Saharan Africa, but manage plots that are reportedly on average 20 to 30 percent less productive. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7262 MAY 11, 2015

Ali,Daniel Ayalew; Bowen,Frederick H.; Deininger,Klaus W.; Duponchel,Marguerite Felicienne

Nigeria - Staple Crop Processing Zones Support Project : indigenous peoples plan : Integrated pest management plan (English)

The development objective of the Staple Crop Processing Zones (SCPZ) Support Project for Nigeria is to support agricultural productivity growth and value-addition of targeted small and medium scale farmers by facilitating inclusive public and private investment in selected agribusiness clusters. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan IPP789 APR 29, 2015

Yoruba

Nigeria - Staple Crop Processing Zones Support Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Executive summary (Yoruba)

The objective of the Staple Crop Processing Zones Support Project for Nigeria is to increase market linkages for farmers and strengthen the institutional framework for inclusive public and private investment in selected agribusiness clusters. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4830 APR 29, 2015

Nigeria - Staple Crop Processing Zones Support Project : restructuring (Vol. 2) : Executive summary (Yoruba)

The objective of the Staple Crop Processing Zones Support Project for Nigeria is to increase market linkages for farmers and strengthen the institutional framework for inclusive public and private investment in selected agribusiness clusters. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan RP1795 APR 29, 2015

Nigeria - Staple Crop Processing Zones Support Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 3) : Integrated pest management plan for Kogi State Alape-Agbadu Staple crop processing zone (English)

The objective of the Staple Crop Processing Zones Support Project for Nigeria is to increase market linkages for farmers and strengthen the institutional framework for inclusive public and private investment in selected agribusiness clusters. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4830 APR 29, 2015

Moldova - Agriculture Competitiveness Project : additional financing and restructuring (English)

The objective of the Additional Financing (AF) for the Agriculture Competitiveness Project for Moldova is to enhance the competitiveness of the country’s agro-food sector by supporting the modernization of the food safety management system, facilitating market access for farmers, and mainstreaming agro-environmental and sustainable land management practices. ... See More +

Project Paper PAD1335 APR 27, 2015

Are women less productive farmers ? how markets and risk affect fertilizer use, productivity, and measured gender effects in Uganda (English)

African governments and international development groups see boosting productivity on smallholder farms as key to reducing rural poverty and safeguarding the food security of farming and non-farming households. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7241 APR 20, 2015

Larson,Donald F.; Savastano,Sara; Murray,Siobhan; Palacios-Lopez,Amparo

Uzbekistan - South Karakalpakstan Water Resources Management Improvement Project : restructuring (English)

The development objective of the South Karakalpakstan Water Resources Management Improvement Project for Uzbekistan is to restore irrigation and improve water management in the project area in a sustainable and financially efficient manner. ... See More +

Project Paper RES18786 APR 07, 2015

Yemen - Rainfed Agriculture and Livestock Project (English)

The Rain-fed Agriculture and Livestock Project for Yemen received a moderately satisfactory outcome with substantial risk to development outcome. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3172 MAR 30, 2015

Uganda - Agriculture Cluster Development Project (English)

The project development objective for the Agriculture Cluster Development Project for Uganda is to raise on-farm productivity, production, and marketable volumes of selected agricultural commodities in specified geographic clusters. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD986 MAR 16, 2015

The fruit of her labor : promoting gender-equitable agribusiness in Papua New Guinea (English)

The overall goal of this report is to assist the World Bank Group (WBG) to achieve greater impact for women from its current activities in agribusiness in Papua New Guinea (PNG), and to provide clear recommendations on additional interventions aimed at improving outcomes for women. ... See More +

Working Paper ACS10004 MAR 02, 2015

Burkina Faso - West Africa Regional Biosafety Project (English)

The West Africa Regional Biosafety Project for Burkina Faso received a moderately unsatisfactory development outcome with significant risk to global environment outcome. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3120 FEB 26, 2015

Is increasing inorganic fertilizer use in Sub-Saharan Africa a profitable proposition ? evidence from Nigeria (English)

Inorganic fertilizer use across Sub-Saharan Africa is generally considered to be low. Yet, this belief is predicated on the assumption that it is profitable to use rates higher than currently observed. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7201 FEB 01, 2015

Liverpool-Tasie, Lenis Saweda O.; Omonona, Bolarin T.; Sanou, Awa; Ogunleye, Wale

Rwanda - Land Husbandry, Water Harvesting and Hillside Irrigation : P114931 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 09 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR18020 JAN 30, 2015

0000A8056

Myanmar - Agricultural Development Support Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Social assessment (English)

The objective of the Agricultural Development Support Project for Myanmar is to increase crop yields and cropping intensity in the target irrigated areas. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4726 JAN 21, 2015

One dish meals of South Asia (English)

Brief 93609 JAN 01, 2015

Aquaculture, employment, poverty, food security, and well-being in Bangladesh : a comparative study (English)

Aquaculture is widely considered to have the potential to reduce poverty and enhance food security. Historically, aquaculture in Bangladesh was a low-intensity, semi-subsistence activity, and most development interventions promoted small-scale forms of aquaculture in the expectation that adoption of improved management practices by low-income households will increase production of fish for sale and home consumption, thereby reducing poverty and food insecurity. ... See More +

Working Paper 93655 JAN 01, 2015

Belton, Ben; Ahmed, Nasib; Murshed-e-Jahan, Khondker

Papua New Guinea Additional Financing for the Productive Partnerships in Agriculture Project (English)

The majority of Papua New Guineas population lives in rural areas, largely dependent on agriculture for their livelihoods. Coffee and cocoa are the main cash crops, with half of the countrys total workforce involved in their production, processing, and sale. ... See More +

Brief 93513 JAN 01, 2015

Nouve, Kofi

Towards an integrated market for seeds and fertilizers in West Africa (English)

To improve farmer access to quality seeds and fertilizers, West African governments have been working through economic community of West African states (ECOWAS) and other regional organizations to develop harmonized rules for input trade for many years. ... See More +

Working Paper 93630 JAN 01, 2015

Keyser, John C.; Eilitta, Marjatta; Dimithe, Georges; Ayoola, Gbolagade; Sene, Louis

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
China - Climate Smart Staple Crop Production Project : procurement plan : China - Climate Smart Staple Crop Production Project (English,Chinese)
See More +
MAY 19, 2015 96541 Procurement Plan
Investigating the gender gap in agricultural productivity : evidence from Uganda (English)
See More +
MAY 11, 2015 WPS7262 Policy Research Working Paper
Nigeria - Staple Crop Processing Zones Support Project : indigenous peoples plan : Integrated pest management plan (English)
See More +
APR 29, 2015 IPP789 Indigenous Peoples Plan Yoruba
Nigeria - Staple Crop Processing Zones Support Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Executive summary (Yoruba)
See More +
APR 29, 2015 E4830 Environmental Assessment
Nigeria - Staple Crop Processing Zones Support Project : restructuring (Vol. 2) : Executive summary (Yoruba)
See More +
APR 29, 2015 RP1795 Resettlement Plan
Nigeria - Staple Crop Processing Zones Support Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 3) : Integrated pest management plan for Kogi State Alape-Agbadu Staple crop processing zone (English)
See More +
APR 29, 2015 E4830 Environmental Assessment
Moldova - Agriculture Competitiveness Project : additional financing and restructuring (English)
See More +
APR 27, 2015 PAD1335 Project Paper
Are women less productive farmers ? how markets and risk affect fertilizer use, productivity, and measured gender effects in Uganda (English)
See More +
APR 20, 2015 WPS7241 Policy Research Working Paper
Uzbekistan - South Karakalpakstan Water Resources Management Improvement Project : restructuring (English)
See More +
APR 07, 2015 RES18786 Project Paper
Yemen - Rainfed Agriculture and Livestock Project (English)
See More +
MAR 30, 2015 ICR3172 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Uganda - Agriculture Cluster Development Project (English)
See More +
MAR 16, 2015 PAD986 Project Appraisal Document
The fruit of her labor : promoting gender-equitable agribusiness in Papua New Guinea (English)
See More +
MAR 02, 2015 ACS10004 Working Paper
Burkina Faso - West Africa Regional Biosafety Project (English)
See More +
FEB 26, 2015 ICR3120 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Is increasing inorganic fertilizer use in Sub-Saharan Africa a profitable proposition ? evidence from Nigeria (English)
See More +
FEB 01, 2015 WPS7201 Policy Research Working Paper
Rwanda - Land Husbandry, Water Harvesting and Hillside Irrigation : P114931 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 09 (English)
See More +
JAN 30, 2015 ISR18020 Implementation Status and Results Report
Myanmar - Agricultural Development Support Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Social assessment (English)
See More +
JAN 21, 2015 E4726 Environmental Assessment
One dish meals of South Asia (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2015 93609 Brief
Aquaculture, employment, poverty, food security, and well-being in Bangladesh : a comparative study (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2015 93655 Working Paper
Papua New Guinea Additional Financing for the Productive Partnerships in Agriculture Project (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2015 93513 Brief
Towards an integrated market for seeds and fertilizers in West Africa (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2015 93630 Working Paper