Documents & Reports

Search / Browse Documents


  

REFINE BY:

Specific Document Date Range

See More +
See More +
See More +
  • Showing 1 - 20 of 172 results
  • Display results in sets of
  • 10
  • 20
  • 50
Download To Excel [x]
Family planning and health (English)

The World Banks World Development Report 1993: Investing in Health, the sixteenth in the World Development Report series, examined the interplay between human health, health policy, and economic development. ... See More +

Working Paper 95458 APR 09, 2015

Cochrane, Susan H.; Merrick, Thomas W.

Sex-selective abortions, fertility, and birth spacing (English)

Previous research on sex-selective abortions has ignored the interactions between fertility, birth spacing, and sex selection, despite both fertility and birth spacing being important considerations for parents when deciding on the use of sex selection. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7189 FEB 01, 2015

Portner, Claus C

Socioeconomic differences in adolescent sexual and reproductive health : family planning (English)

Adolescent sexual and reproductive health (ASRH) is one of five areas of focus of the World Banks reproductive health action plan (RHAP) 2010-2015, which recognizes the importance of addressing ASRH as a development issue with important implications for poverty reduction. ... See More +

Brief 93933 JAN 01, 2015

Yarger, Jennifer; Decker, Mara; Brindis, Claire; Cortez, Rafael; Quinlan-Davidson, Meaghen

Africa - Sahel Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases : environmental assessment : Plan de gestion des dechets issus des soins de sante du Niger (French)

The project development objective of the Sahel Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases Project of Burkina Faso, Mali and Niger is to increase delivery and use of harmonized community-level services for the prevention and treatment of malaria and selected neglected tropical diseases in targeted cross-borders districts in the Sahel region. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4791 JAN 01, 2015

Population, family planning and reproductive health policy harmonization in Bangladesh (English)

Over the past 30 years, Bangladesh has achieved significant economic and human development progress, and demonstrated impressive policy as well as programmatic commitment to lowering the fertility level. ... See More +

Working Paper 92650 NOV 01, 2014

El-Saharty, Sameh; Zunaid-Ahsan, Karar; May, John F.

Global civil registration and vital statistics : scaling up investment plan 2015-2024 (English)

The UN Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), WHO, and the World Bank co-hosted a global consultative meeting on Civil Registration And Vital Statistics (CRVS) in Addis Ababa on April 28-29, 2014 to discuss and obtain input on a draft investment plan. ... See More +

Working Paper 88351 MAY 28, 2014

World Bank; World Health Organization

Womens role in Afghanistans future - taking stock of achievements and continued challenges (Dari)

This report assesses the overall situation of women in Afghanistan across key sectors, acting as a follow-up to the report published by the World Bank in 2005 entitled, Afghanistan: National Reconstruction and Poverty Reduction-Role of Women in Afghanistans Future. ... See More +

Working Paper ACS4474 APR 29, 2014

English

Guinea Bissau - Second Emergency Food Security Support Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Plan de gestion des pestes et des pesticides (French)

The Second Emergency Support Project Food Security (PEASA- 2) is a project that is similar to the initial project. It aims to assist the Government of Guinea-Bissau to improve food safety in the country by providing food to the most vulnerable populations and provide support for small farmers to increase agricultural production (mainly rice). ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4603 APR 01, 2014

Womens role in Afghanistans future - taking stock of achievements and continued challenges (English)

This report assesses the overall situation of women in Afghanistan across key sectors, acting as a follow-up to the report published by the World Bank in 2005 entitled, Afghanistan: National Reconstruction and Poverty Reduction-Role of Women in Afghanistans Future. ... See More +

Working Paper ACS4474 MAR 27, 2014

Dari

Kazakhstan - Health Sector Technology Transfer and Institutional Reform Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 84817 FEB 14, 2014

What explains Rwandas drop in fertility between 2005 and 2010 ? (English)

Following a decade-and-a-half stall, fertility in Rwanda dropped sharply between 2005 and 2010. Using a hierarchical age-period-cohort model, this paper finds that the drop in fertility is largely driven by cohort effects, with younger cohorts having substantially fewer children than older cohorts observed at the same age. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6741 JAN 01, 2014

Bundervoet, Tom

Cameroon - Multimodal Transport Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 3) : Rapport EIE Maroua Mora (French)

The objective of the Multimodal Transport Project of Cameroon is to ensure a permanent and safe road link, between Cameroon and Chad and thereby to strengthen regional integration in the area. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4471 JAN 01, 2014

Haiti - Cultural Heritage Preservation and Tourism Sector Development Support Project : resettlement plan : Haiti - Preservation du Patrimoine Culturel et Developpement du Secteur du Tourisme Projet dAppui : plan de reinstallation (French)

The Cultural Heritage Preservation and Tourism Sector Support Project of Haiti has two main objectives: 1) restore, protect and manage heritage buildings and local infrastructure; 2) support local initiatives for the development of the tourism offer and 3) support the establishment of the management structure of the National Park History and Organization Management Location. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan RP1546 DEC 01, 2013

Risking your health : causes, consequences, and interventions to prevent risky behaviors (English)

A growing share of the burden of disease across the world is associated with risky behaviors by individuals. Drug use, smoking, alcohol, unhealthy eating causing obesity, and unsafe sex are highly prevalent in low-income countries, even though they are traditionally associated with richer countries. ... See More +

Publication 82470 NOV 18, 2013

de Walque, Damien [editor]

Mozambique - Additional Financing for the Coastal Cities and Climate Change PPCR Project : resettlement plan : Manual de implementação (Portuguese)

The Project Development Objective of the Additional Financing for the Coastal Cities and Climate Change PPCR Project of Mozambique is to strengthen municipal capacity to sustainably provide urban infrastructure that reduces the risks of climate related impacts. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan RP1572 OCT 01, 2013

Mozambique - Additional Financing for the Coastal Cities and Climate Change PPCR Project : environmental assessment : Manual de implementação (Portuguese)

The Project Development Objective (PDO) of the Additional Financing for the Coastal Cities and Climate Change PPCR of Mozambique is to strengthen municipal capacity for sustainable urban infrastructure provision and environmental management to enhance resilience to climate related risks. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4411 OCT 01, 2013

Jordan - Cultural Heritage Tourism and Urban Development Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 81356 SEP 23, 2013

Brazil - Espirito Santo Integrated Sustainable Water Management Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 4) : Versão Preliminar (Portuguese)

The Water and Landscape Integrated Management Program has the objective of applying the resources of the municipalities that integrate the micro regions of the Caparaó, and the hydrographic basins of the Jucu and Santa Maria rivers, which contemplate the main cities of the metropolitan region of Grande Vitória. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4270 AUG 21, 2013

Morocco - Integrated Risk Management Project : Maroc - Projet de Gestion Integree des Risques (French)

Program Information Document 84646 JUL 16, 2013

English

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Family planning and health (English)
See More +
APR 09, 2015 95458 Working Paper
Sex-selective abortions, fertility, and birth spacing (English)
See More +
FEB 01, 2015 WPS7189 Policy Research Working Paper
Socioeconomic differences in adolescent sexual and reproductive health : family planning (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2015 93933 Brief
Africa - Sahel Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases : environmental assessment : Plan de gestion des dechets issus des soins de sante du Niger (French)
See More +
JAN 01, 2015 E4791 Environmental Assessment
Population, family planning and reproductive health policy harmonization in Bangladesh (English)
See More +
NOV 01, 2014 92650 Working Paper
Global civil registration and vital statistics : scaling up investment plan 2015-2024 (English)
See More +
MAY 28, 2014 88351 Working Paper
Womens role in Afghanistans future - taking stock of achievements and continued challenges (Dari)
See More +
APR 29, 2014 ACS4474 Working Paper English
Guinea Bissau - Second Emergency Food Security Support Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Plan de gestion des pestes et des pesticides (French)
See More +
APR 01, 2014 E4603 Environmental Assessment
Womens role in Afghanistans future - taking stock of achievements and continued challenges (English)
See More +
MAR 27, 2014 ACS4474 Working Paper Dari
Kazakhstan - Health Sector Technology Transfer and Institutional Reform Project : procurement plan (English)
See More +
FEB 14, 2014 84817 Procurement Plan
What explains Rwandas drop in fertility between 2005 and 2010 ? (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2014 WPS6741 Policy Research Working Paper
Cameroon - Multimodal Transport Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 3) : Rapport EIE Maroua Mora (French)
See More +
JAN 01, 2014 E4471 Environmental Assessment
Haiti - Cultural Heritage Preservation and Tourism Sector Development Support Project : resettlement plan : Haiti - Preservation du Patrimoine Culturel et Developpement du Secteur du Tourisme Projet dAppui : plan de reinstallation (French)
See More +
DEC 01, 2013 RP1546 Resettlement Plan
Risking your health : causes, consequences, and interventions to prevent risky behaviors (English)
See More +
NOV 18, 2013 82470 Publication
Mozambique - Additional Financing for the Coastal Cities and Climate Change PPCR Project : resettlement plan : Manual de implementação (Portuguese)
See More +
OCT 01, 2013 RP1572 Resettlement Plan
Mozambique - Additional Financing for the Coastal Cities and Climate Change PPCR Project : environmental assessment : Manual de implementação (Portuguese)
See More +
OCT 01, 2013 E4411 Environmental Assessment
Jordan - Cultural Heritage Tourism and Urban Development Project : procurement plan (English)
See More +
SEP 23, 2013 81356 Procurement Plan
Brazil - Espirito Santo Integrated Sustainable Water Management Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 4) : Versão Preliminar (Portuguese)
See More +
AUG 21, 2013 E4270 Environmental Assessment
Colombia - Third Project of Support to Student Loans in the Framework of the Second Phase of a Series of Projects : Colombia - Tercer Proyecto de Respaldo a los Prestamos Estudiantiles en el Marco de la Segunda Etapa de una Serie de Proyectos (Spanish)
See More +
AUG 01, 2013 ISDSC4458 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet English
Morocco - Integrated Risk Management Project : Maroc - Projet de Gestion Integree des Risques (French)
See More +
JUL 16, 2013 84646 Program Information Document English