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Ghana - West Africa Agricultural Productivity Program Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 95082 MAR 18, 2015

Catching up to the technological frontier? : understanding firm-level innovation and productivity in Kenya (English)

Kenya’s economy has undergone a significant process of structural transformation over the last decade. Since 2002, the economy has shown an accelerating trend with GDP growth increasing steadily from below 1 percent in 2002 to 7 percent in 2007. ... See More +

Working Paper 94671 MAR 06, 2015

Cirera, Xavier

Russia - Second State Statistical System Development Project (STASYS-2) : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 94690 MAR 01, 2015

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

A practical guide to increasing mining local procurement in West Africa (English)

This document provides information, guidance and tools to support decision-making, planning and implementation of mining local procurement in West Africa, in particular at a country level. ... See More +

Working Paper AUS6324 FEB 01, 2015

A practical guide to increasing mining local procurement in West Africa : Guide pratique pour accroître l'approvisionnement local dans le secteur minier en Afrique de l'Ouest (French)

This document provides information, guidance and tools to support decision-making, planning and implementation of mining local procurement in West Africa, in particular at a country level. ... See More +

Working Paper AUS6324 FEB 01, 2015

Supporting women's agro-enterprises in Africa with ICT : a feasibility study in Zambia and Kenya (English)

A new generation of information and communication technologies (ICTs) is finding a small foothold among poor, small-scale farmers in developing countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 93077 FEB 01, 2015

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

Expanding access to early childhood development : using interactive audio instruction (English)

The returns to investments in early childhood development (ECD) are manifold and can include improved school readiness, reduced drop-out rates, higher labor force productivity and greater social cohesion. ... See More +

Working Paper 94010 FEB 01, 2015

Christina, Rachel; Louge, Nathalie

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

Mexico - Sustainable Energy Technologies Development Project (English)

The objective of the Sustainable Energy Technologies Development Project of Mexico is to improve the institutional capacity of ACE technology institutions (both public and private) in the territory of the recipient and to foster the commercialization of ACE technologies by providing financial incentives to the private sector, which together are expected to lead to GHG emissions reduction in the future. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD803 JAN 28, 2015

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (Concept Stage) - Burkina Faso Sahel Growth Pole - P146571 (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet ISDSC11757 JAN 16, 2015

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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 Facility for Investment Climate Advisory Services (FIAS) : 2014 annual review (English)

At a time of significant change in the global economy, FIAS-funded work in FY14 maintained strong momentum across a broad range of activities, from promoting trade and competitive markets to streamlining business regulation to encouraging major new investment in specific industries. ... See More +

Annual Report 94993 JAN 01, 2015

Information and communication technologies for health systems strengthening : opportunities, criteria for success, and innovation for Africa and beyond (English)

Information and communication technologies (ICT) for health or eHealth solutions hold great potential for generating systemic efficiencies by strengthening five critical pillars of a health system: human resources for health, supply chain management, health care financing, governance and service delivery, and infrastructure. ... See More +

Working Paper 94943 JAN 01, 2015

Otto, Kate; Shekar, Meera; Herbst, Christopher H.; Mohammed, Rianna

The potential of digital data : far can it advance financial inclusion? (English)

This focus note highlights where and how potential benefits can be realized, recognizing there are challenges and risks. Some hold that digital data are not a full substitute for the richness of an in-person interaction to gather data on clients. ... See More +

Brief 95202 JAN 01, 2015

Chen, Gregory; Faz, Xavier Spanish, French

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

Procurement Plan 93301 DEC 17, 2014

Kazakhstan - Fostering Productive Innovation Project (English)

The objective of the Fostering Productive Innovation Project for Kazakhstan is to promote high-quality, nationally relevant research and commercialization of technologies. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD1047 DEC 01, 2014

Opportunities and strategies for mainstreaming open data in transport projects in St. Petersburg : transport and ICT global practice (Russian)

The World Bank conducted this study of the potential for Open Transport Data in St. Petersburg as part of the preparations for the Improvement of Urban Transport Systems Project in Russia. ... See More +

Working Paper 93681 DEC 01, 2014

Wong, James; Stott, Andrew; Morrison, Alla; Vlasov, Vitaly; Ivanova, Anna; Petrov, Oleg; Eun Oh, Jung English

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Ghana - West Africa Agricultural Productivity Program Project : procurement plan (English)
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MAR 18, 2015 95082 Procurement Plan
Catching up to the technological frontier? : understanding firm-level innovation and productivity in Kenya (English)
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MAR 06, 2015 94671 Working Paper
Russia - Second State Statistical System Development Project (STASYS-2) : procurement plan (English)
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MAR 01, 2015 94690 Procurement Plan
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
A practical guide to increasing mining local procurement in West Africa (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 AUS6324 Working Paper
A practical guide to increasing mining local procurement in West Africa : Guide pratique pour accroître l'approvisionnement local dans le secteur minier en Afrique de l'Ouest (French)
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FEB 01, 2015 AUS6324 Working Paper
Supporting women's agro-enterprises in Africa with ICT : a feasibility study in Zambia and Kenya (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 93077 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
Expanding access to early childhood development : using interactive audio instruction (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 94010 Working Paper
Nigeria - Statistical Development Project (English)
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JAN 30, 2015 ICR3203 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Mexico - Sustainable Energy Technologies Development Project (English)
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JAN 28, 2015 PAD803 Project Appraisal Document
Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (Concept Stage) - Burkina Faso Sahel Growth Pole - P146571 (English)
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JAN 16, 2015 ISDSC11757 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Papua New Guinea Rural Communications Project (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 93495 Brief
Kenya - Electricity Modernization Project : resettlement plan (Vol. 2) : Vulnerable and marginalized groups framework (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 RP1741 Resettlement Plan
The Facility for Investment Climate Advisory Services (FIAS) : 2014 annual review (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 94993 Annual Report
Information and communication technologies for health systems strengthening : opportunities, criteria for success, and innovation for Africa and beyond (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 94943 Working Paper
The potential of digital data : far can it advance financial inclusion? (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 95202 Brief Spanish, French
Armenia - E-Society and Innovation for Competitiveness Project : procurement plan (English)
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DEC 17, 2014 93301 Procurement Plan
Kazakhstan - Fostering Productive Innovation Project (English)
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DEC 01, 2014 PAD1047 Project Appraisal Document
Opportunities and strategies for mainstreaming open data in transport projects in St. Petersburg : transport and ICT global practice (Russian)
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DEC 01, 2014 93681 Working Paper English