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Particulate matter and labor supply : the role of caregiving and non-linearities (English)

This paper examines the effect of air pollution on labor supply in Lima, Peru. It focuses on fine particulate matter (PM2.5), an important pollutant for health according to the medical literature, and shows that moderate levels of pollution reduce hours worked for working adults. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7658 APR 28, 2016

Aragon,Fernando M.; Miranda Montero,Juan Jose; Oliva,Paulina Disclosed

World development indicators 2016 (English)

World Development Indicators (WDI) is the World Bank’s premier compilation of cross-country comparable data on development. The database contains more than 1,300 time series indicators for 214 economies and more than 30 country groups, with data for many indicators going back morethan 50 years. ... See More +

Working Paper 105051 APR 27, 2016

Disclosed

The role of training programs for youth employment in Nepal : impact evaluation report on the employment fund (English)

The youth unemployment rate is exceptionally high in developing countries. Because the quality of education is arguably one of the most important determinants of youth's labor force participation, governments worldwide have responded by creating job training and placement services programs. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7656 APR 27, 2016

Chakravarty,Shubha; Lundberg,Mattias K. A.; Danchev,Plamen Nikolov; Zenker,Juliane Disclosed

Vietnam - Scaling up rural sanitation : strengthening demand creation and supply chain - synthesis report (English)

This report concerns two streams of Technical Assistance provided by the World Bank Water and Sanitation Program (WSP) to the Government of Vietnam. ... See More +

Working Paper ACS17727 APR 26, 2016

Nguyen,Hang Diem Disclosed

Vietnam - Scaling up rural sanitation : enabling environment, capacity building system, evidence based learning and lesson sharing - synthesis report (English)

This report concerns two streams of Technical Assistance provided by the World Bank Water and Sanitation Program (WSP) to the Government of Vietnam. ... See More +

Working Paper ACS17722 APR 26, 2016

Nguyen,Hang Diem Disclosed

Tanzania - Additional Financing for Third Social Action Fund Project : environmental assessment (English)

The development objective of the Additional Financing for Third Social Action Fund Project for Tanzania has been the most vulnerable groups through a series of interventions aimed at (i) protecting households supporting the poorest and from seasonal and unexpected shocks affecting their income and assets, (ii) providing them with tools to mitigate current poverty and vulnerability, and (iii) promoting them to improve their living standards and get out of food poverty. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG2121 APR 22, 2016

Noorwalla,Khurshid Banu Disclosed

Uganda - Country partnership framework for FY16-21 : chair summary (English)

Board Summary 105024 APR 21, 2016

Disclosed

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (Appraisal Stage) - TZ-PSSN Additional Financing - P151838 (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet ISDSA18000 APR 20, 2016

ManuelSalazar

Brazil - Integrated Health and Water Management Project : restructuring (English)

The objective of the Integrated Health and Water Management Project for Brazil is to: (i) increase access to clean water, sanitation and basic health care in at least 10 selected municipalities most affected by infectious intestinal diseases (IID); and (ii) improve neonatal health in 25 selected hospitals using a Barema indicator of quality and efficiency. ... See More +

Project Paper RES22987 APR 20, 2016

Santos,Marize De Fatima Disclosed

Investing in nutrition : the foundation for development – an investment framework to reach the global nutrition targets (English)

Every year, malnutrition claims the lives of 3 million children under age five and costs the global economy billions of dollars in lost productivity and health care costs. ... See More +

Working Paper 104865 APR 18, 2016

Disclosed

Going beyond the first child : analysis of Russian mothers' desired and actual fertility Patterns (English)

The Russian Federation's population has been declining since 1992, but recently the decline appears to be over. Although fertility has risen since the 2007 introduction of the family policy package, which focused on stimulating second and higher-order births, total fertility rates still remain significantly below replacement rate. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7643 APR 18, 2016

Levin,Victoria; Besedina,Elena; Aritomi,Tami Disclosed

Statement by Mr. Jacob J. Lew at the 93rd meeting of the Development Committee held on April 16, 2016 (English)

This is a statement by Mr. Jacob J. Lew, Secretary of the Treasury at the ninety-third meeting of the Development Committee held on April 16, 2016. ... See More +

Board Report 104908 APR 16, 2016

Disclosed

Statement by Mr. Johan Van Overtveldt at the 93rd meeting of the Development Committee held on April 16, 2016 (English)

This is a statement by Mr. Johan Van Overtveldt, Minister of Finance at the ninety-third meeting of the Development Committee held on April 16, 2016. ... See More +

Board Report 104905 APR 16, 2016

Disclosed

Statement by Mr. Angel Gurria at the 93rd meeting of the Development Committee held on April 16, 2016 (English)

This is a statement by Mr. Angel Gurria, Secretary-General, Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) at the ninety-third meeting of the Development Committee held on April 16, 2016. ... See More +

Board Report 104899 APR 16, 2016

Disclosed

Statement by Mr. Luis de Guindos at the 93rd meeting of the Development Committee held on April 16, 2016 (English)

This is a statement by Mr. Luis de Guindos, Minister of Economic Affairs and Competitiveness at the ninety-third meeting of the Development Committee held on April 16, 2016. ... See More +

Board Report 104892 APR 16, 2016

Disclosed

Statement by Kanayo F. Nwanze, President at the 93rd meeting of the Development Committee held on April 16, 2016 (English)

This is a statement by Kanayo F. Nwanze, President at the 93rd meeting of the Development Committee held on April 16, 2016. It seems that barely a day goes by without the desperate plight of migrants making international headlines. ... See More +

Board Report 104880 APR 16, 2016

Disclosed

Statement by Takehiko Nakao at the 93rd meeting of the Development Committee held on April 16, 2016 (English)

This is a statement by Takehiko Nakao, President at the ninety-third meeting of the Development Committee held on April 16, 2016. On behalf of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), he would like to thank the Development Committee for the invitation to attend its 93rd meeting as an observer. ... See More +

Board Report 104875 APR 16, 2016

Disclosed

India - Bihar Transformative Development Project : indigenous peoples plan : Social management framework (English)

The objective of the Bihar Transformative Development Project for India is to ‘diversify and enhance incomes and increase practice of nutrition and sanitation behaviors for targeted households’. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan SFG2044 APR 14, 2016

Julian,Jacqueline Disclosed

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (Appraisal Stage) - Transforming Health Systems for Universal Care - P152394 (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet ISDSA17885 APR 13, 2016

Yi-KyoungLee

Nepal - Integrated Platform for Gender Based Violence Prevention and Response Project : indigenous peoples plan : Vulnerable community development plan (English)

The objective of this Integrated Platform for Gender Based Violence Prevention and Response Project is to raise awareness about, and improve response to, Gender Based Violence in Nepal. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan SFG2057 APR 12, 2016

Islam,Nadia Disclosed

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Particulate matter and labor supply : the role of caregiving and non-linearities (English)
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APR 28, 2016 WPS7658 Policy Research Working Paper
World development indicators 2016 (English)
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APR 27, 2016 105051 Working Paper
The role of training programs for youth employment in Nepal : impact evaluation report on the employment fund (English)
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APR 27, 2016 WPS7656 Policy Research Working Paper
Vietnam - Scaling up rural sanitation : strengthening demand creation and supply chain - synthesis report (English)
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APR 26, 2016 ACS17727 Working Paper
Vietnam - Scaling up rural sanitation : enabling environment, capacity building system, evidence based learning and lesson sharing - synthesis report (English)
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APR 26, 2016 ACS17722 Working Paper
Tanzania - Additional Financing for Third Social Action Fund Project : environmental assessment (English)
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APR 22, 2016 SFG2121 Environmental Assessment
Uganda - Country partnership framework for FY16-21 : chair summary (English)
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APR 21, 2016 105024 Board Summary
Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (Appraisal Stage) - TZ-PSSN Additional Financing - P151838 (English)
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APR 20, 2016 ISDSA18000 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Brazil - Integrated Health and Water Management Project : restructuring (English)
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APR 20, 2016 RES22987 Project Paper
Investing in nutrition : the foundation for development – an investment framework to reach the global nutrition targets (English)
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APR 18, 2016 104865 Working Paper
Going beyond the first child : analysis of Russian mothers' desired and actual fertility Patterns (English)
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APR 18, 2016 WPS7643 Policy Research Working Paper
Statement by Mr. Jacob J. Lew at the 93rd meeting of the Development Committee held on April 16, 2016 (English)
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APR 16, 2016 104908 Board Report
Statement by Mr. Johan Van Overtveldt at the 93rd meeting of the Development Committee held on April 16, 2016 (English)
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APR 16, 2016 104905 Board Report
Statement by Mr. Angel Gurria at the 93rd meeting of the Development Committee held on April 16, 2016 (English)
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APR 16, 2016 104899 Board Report
Statement by Mr. Luis de Guindos at the 93rd meeting of the Development Committee held on April 16, 2016 (English)
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APR 16, 2016 104892 Board Report
Statement by Kanayo F. Nwanze, President at the 93rd meeting of the Development Committee held on April 16, 2016 (English)
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APR 16, 2016 104880 Board Report
Statement by Takehiko Nakao at the 93rd meeting of the Development Committee held on April 16, 2016 (English)
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APR 16, 2016 104875 Board Report
India - Bihar Transformative Development Project : indigenous peoples plan : Social management framework (English)
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APR 14, 2016 SFG2044 Indigenous Peoples Plan
Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (Appraisal Stage) - Transforming Health Systems for Universal Care - P152394 (English)
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APR 13, 2016 ISDSA17885 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Nepal - Integrated Platform for Gender Based Violence Prevention and Response Project : indigenous peoples plan : Vulnerable community development plan (English)
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APR 12, 2016 SFG2057 Indigenous Peoples Plan