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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

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

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

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

Brief 93513 JAN 01, 2015

Nouve, Kofi

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

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

Uzbekistan - Strengthening the horticulture value chain (English)

Why produce a policy note on horticulture in Uzbekistan? There are several answers to this existential question, although they are not necessarily obvious ones. ... See More +

Working Paper 94281 JAN 01, 2015

Larson, Donald F.; Khidirov, Dilshod; Ramniceanu, Irina

Nicaragua - Second Agricultural Technology Project (English)

The Second Agricultural Technology Project for Nicaragua received a satisfactory outcome with a moderate risk to development outcome. Both the Banks’ and the Borrowers’ performances were satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3261 DEC 30, 2014

Tanzania - Accelerated Food Security Project (English)

The Accelerated Food Security Project for Tanzania contributed to higher food production and productivity in targeted areas by improving farmers' access to critical agricultural inputs. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3242 DEC 23, 2014

Morocco - Rural Water Supply Project : resettlement plan (Vol. 5) : Plan d'acquisition des terrains : AEP des douars du nord de safi - systeme beddouza (French)

The Rural Water Supply Project of Morocco aims to strengthen rural systems and the extension of the service in drinking water, improving the quality of life for underserved rural populations, and prevention waterborne diseases through proper mechanisms of gray water management and promotion of good hygiene practices. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan RP1563 DEC 18, 2014

Agribusiness indicators : synthesis report (English)

The need for countries in Sub-Saharan Africa to build more productive, modern, and market-oriented farming sectors is one of our most pressing development challenges. ... See More +

Other Agricultural Study 91133 DEC 01, 2014

Dixie, Grahame; Holtzman, John; M'Bata, James; Thapa, Samjhana

Improving animal welfare in livestock operations : good practice note (English)

In the past decade, animal welfare has been increasingly recognized in importance in commercial livestock operations. Governments, academic institutions, and animal welfare professionals are addressing animal welfare at different points in the agricultural supply chain, while consumers are demanding higher standards for food safety and animal welfare. ... See More +

Working Paper 93842 DEC 01, 2014

Mousseau, Louis-Philippe; Hatton, Robert John; Constantine, Mark; Botha, Susan; Hui Xin Goh, Amelia; Plante, Caroline

Ghana - Forest Investment Program : Enhancing Natural Forest and Agro-forest Landscapes Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Pest management plan (English)

The development objective of the Forest Investment Program : Enhancing Natural Forest and Agro-forest Landscapes Project for Ghana is to improve forest and tree management practices by cocoa farmers, community resource management area (CREMA) communities, and forest reserve managers to reduce forest loss and degradation in selected landscape corridors in Ghana's high forest zone. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4689 NOV 27, 2014

China - Poverty Alleviation and Agriculture Development Demonstration in Poor Areas Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 3) : Pest management plan for Gansu Province (English)

The purpose of drafting this plan is to, through implementing the policy of prioritizing prevention and comprehensive control, to set up ten to twenty exemplary demonstration bases, introduce the conception of integrated pest management (IPM), offer IPM technique technologies trainings for farmers, grass-roots agricultural technique technologies cohorts and staff from the project office, and widely exercise large scale prevention and control against plants pests plant pests and animals diseases animal diseases. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4617 NOV 19, 2014

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Vietnam - Agriculture Competitiveness Project (English)

Ratings for the Agriculture Competitiveness Project for Vietnam were as follows: outcomes were moderately 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 ICR3159 NOV 13, 2014

Does land fragmentation increase the cost of cultivation ? evidence from India (English)

Although a large literature discusses the productivity effects of land fragmentation, measurement and potential endogeneity issues are often overlooked. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7085 NOV 01, 2014

Deininger, Klaus; Monchuk, Daniel; Nagarajan, Hari K; Singh, Sudhir K

Vietnam - Sustainable Agriculture Transformation Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework (English)

The development objective of the Sustainable Agriculture Transformation Project for Vietnam is to contribute to the deployment and implementation of the agricultural restructuring plan (ARP) by providing capacity building and organizational development to the sector and re-organizing production to increase value addition and sustainability of rice and coffee sub-sectors in two key commodity production zones of Vietnam such as Mekong delta and Central Highlands regions. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4669 NOV 01, 2014

Malawi - Irrigation, Rural Livelihoods and Agricultural Development Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 92691 NOV 01, 2014

Vietnam - Sustainable Agriculture Transformation Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Environmental and social management framework : financing through commercial banks and PFI (English)

The development objective of the Sustainable Agriculture Transformation Project for Vietnam is to contribute to the deployment and implementation of the agricultural restructuring plan (ARP) by providing capacity building and organizational development to the sector and re-organizing production to increase value addition and sustainability of rice and coffee sub-sectors in two key commodity production zones of Vietnam such as Mekong delta and Central Highlands regions. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4669 NOV 01, 2014

Bangladesh - National Agricultural Technology Program - Phase 2 : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Pest management plan (English)

The second phase of the National Agricultural Technology Program (NATP-2) for Bangladesh will increase the agricultural productivity of smallholder farms and improve smallholders' access to markets in selected districts. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4706 NOV 01, 2014

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Is increasing inorganic fertilizer use in Sub-Saharan Africa a profitable proposition ? evidence from Nigeria (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 WPS7201 Policy Research Working Paper
Myanmar - Agricultural Development Support Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Social assessment (English)
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JAN 21, 2015 E4726 Environmental Assessment
Papua New Guinea Additional Financing for the Productive Partnerships in Agriculture Project (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 93513 Brief
Aquaculture, employment, poverty, food security, and well-being in Bangladesh : a comparative study (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 93655 Working Paper
Towards an integrated market for seeds and fertilizers in West Africa (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 93630 Working Paper
Uzbekistan - Strengthening the horticulture value chain (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 94281 Working Paper
Nicaragua - Second Agricultural Technology Project (English)
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DEC 30, 2014 ICR3261 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Tanzania - Accelerated Food Security Project (English)
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DEC 23, 2014 ICR3242 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Morocco - Rural Water Supply Project : resettlement plan (Vol. 5) : Plan d'acquisition des terrains : AEP des douars du nord de safi - systeme beddouza (French)
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DEC 18, 2014 RP1563 Resettlement Plan
Togo - Agricultural Sector Support Project : supervision mission - November 24 to December 3, 2014 : Togolaise - Projet d'Appui au Secteur Agricole : mission de supervision - 24 Novembre au 3 Decembre 2014 (French)
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DEC 03, 2014 94517 Aide Memoire
Agribusiness indicators : synthesis report (English)
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DEC 01, 2014 91133 Other Agricultural Study
Improving animal welfare in livestock operations : good practice note (English)
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DEC 01, 2014 93842 Working Paper
Ghana - Forest Investment Program : Enhancing Natural Forest and Agro-forest Landscapes Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Pest management plan (English)
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NOV 27, 2014 E4689 Environmental Assessment
China - Poverty Alleviation and Agriculture Development Demonstration in Poor Areas Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 3) : Pest management plan for Gansu Province (English)
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NOV 19, 2014 E4617 Environmental Assessment Chinese
Vietnam - Agriculture Competitiveness Project (English)
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NOV 13, 2014 ICR3159 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Does land fragmentation increase the cost of cultivation ? evidence from India (English)
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NOV 01, 2014 WPS7085 Policy Research Working Paper
Vietnam - Sustainable Agriculture Transformation Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework (English)
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NOV 01, 2014 E4669 Environmental Assessment
Malawi - Irrigation, Rural Livelihoods and Agricultural Development Project : procurement plan (English)
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NOV 01, 2014 92691 Procurement Plan
Vietnam - Sustainable Agriculture Transformation Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Environmental and social management framework : financing through commercial banks and PFI (English)
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NOV 01, 2014 E4669 Environmental Assessment
Bangladesh - National Agricultural Technology Program - Phase 2 : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Pest management plan (English)
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NOV 01, 2014 E4706 Environmental Assessment