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Impacts of interventions during early childhood on later outcomes : a systematic review (English)

In an effort to bridge the evidence gap, the Independent Evaluation Group (IEG) prepared a systematic review that gathers and analyzes the available impact evaluation evidence in developing countries from 1990 to 2013 on whether early childhood interventions shape future outcomes. ... See More +

Working Paper 95984 MAR 31, 2015

Tanner,Jeffery; Candland,Tara Lynn; Odden,Whitney Swan

Nurturing healthy children to reach their full potential (English)

A country’s long-term development potential depends on how well it nurtures the healthy growth and development of its youngest children. The crosscutting issue affects sectors such as education, health, nutrition, and child and social protection. ... See More +

Brief 95544 MAR 01, 2015

Mongolia - Early Childhood Education Project (English)

The Early Childhood Education Project for Mongolia seeks to restructure the project by (i) reallocating the Grant Proceeds; (ii) amending the project description in the Financing Agreement; and (iii) adjusting the results framework indicators and targets to facilitate measuring progress towards achieving the Project Development Objective (PDO). ... See More +

Project Paper RES17972 FEB 27, 2015

Protecting children from cybercrime : legislative responses in Asia to fight child pornography, online grooming, and cyberbullying (English)

Information and communication technologies (ICTs) have developed rapidly over the last two decades. The development of ICTs have allowed adults, as well as children, to enjoy unprecedented opportunities and benefits in terms of socialization, education, and entertainment. ... See More +

Working Paper 94492 JAN 01, 2015

Song, Janice Kim

Investing in early childhood development : review of the World Banks recent experience (English)

The World Bank is actively supporting early childhood development based on demand from governments and convincing evidence on the benefits of investing early for children, families, and society. ... See More +

Working Paper 93210 DEC 17, 2014

Sayre, Rebecca K.; Devercelli, Amanda E.; Neuman, Michelle J.; Wodon, Quentin

SABER early childhood development country report : Tuvalu 2013 (English)

This report presents an analysis of the early childhood development (ECD) programs and policies which affect young children in Tuvalu and recommendations to move forward. ... See More +

Working Paper 94323 NOV 10, 2014

Investing in young children : a review of the World Banks recent experience (English)

Increasing recognition that investments in early childhood development (ECD) are essential for children to reach their full potential has led development agencies, including the World Bank, to place a higher priority on young children in their partnership with countries. ... See More +

Brief 93206 NOV 01, 2014

Sayre, Rebecca Kraft; Wodon, Quentin T.

Investing in young children : key interventions and principles to ensure all young children reach their full potential (English)

Investing in young children is one of the best investments that countries can make. A child’s earliest years present a unique window of opportunity to address inequality, break the cycle of poverty, and improve a wide range of outcomes later in life. ... See More +

Brief 93207 NOV 01, 2014

Denboba, A.; Sayre, R.; L, Wodon,; Rawlings, Elder, L; Lombardi, J.

Investing in young children : the SABER system approach (English)

Among the various investments in human capital that countries can make, those related to early childhood development (ECD) may have the largest returns later in life. ... See More +

Brief 93205 NOV 01, 2014

Denboba, A.; Devercelli, A.; Neuman, M.; Sayre, R.; Wodon, Q.

Investing in young children : an elearning course (English)

A childs earliest years present a window of opportunity to improve outcomes later in life. A growing body of literature demonstrates that lack of investments in children in early years can have dramatic negative consequences for their future ability to learn and lead healthy and productive lives. ... See More +

Brief 93787 NOV 01, 2014

Denboba, A.; McLin, M.; Neuman, M.; Sayre, R.; Wang, Y.; Wodon, Q.

SABER early childhood development country report : Belize 2013 (English)

SABER, ECD collects, analyzes and disseminates comprehensive information on ECD policies around the world. In each participating country, extensive multisectoral information is collected on ECD policies and programs through a desk review of available government documents, data and literature, and interviews with a range of ECD stakeholders, including government officials, service providers, civil society, development partners and scholars. ... See More +

Working Paper 94321 OCT 15, 2014

Stepping up early childhood development : investing in young children for high returns (English)

Investing in young children is one of the best investments that countries can make. A child’s earliest years present a unique window of opportunity to address inequality, break the cycle of poverty, and improve a wide range of outcomes later in life. ... See More +

Working Paper 92988 OCT 01, 2014

Denboba, Amina D.; Sayre, Rebecca K.; Wodon, Quentin T.; Elder, Leslie K.; Rawlings, Laura B.; Lombardi, Joan Spanish, Portuguese

Stepping up early childhood development : investing in young children for high returns : Intensificando o desenvolvimento da primeira infancia : investindo na primeira infancia com grandes retornos (Portuguese)

Investing in young children is one of the best investments that countries can make. A child’s earliest years present a unique window of opportunity to address inequality, break the cycle of poverty, and improve a wide range of outcomes later in life. ... See More +

Working Paper 92988 OCT 01, 2014

Denboba, Amina D.; Sayre, Rebecca K.; Wodon, Quentin T.; Elder, Leslie K.; Rawlings, Laura B.; Lombardi, Joan English, Spanish

Stepping up early childhood development : investing in young children for high returns : Intensificar el desarrollo en la primera infancia : invertir en los ninos de corta edad reporta grandes beneficios (Spanish)

Investing in young children is one of the best investments that countries can make. A child’s earliest years present a unique window of opportunity to address inequality, break the cycle of poverty, and improve a wide range of outcomes later in life. ... See More +

Working Paper 92988 OCT 01, 2014

Denboba, Amina D.; Sayre, Rebecca K.; Wodon, Quentin T.; Elder, Leslie K.; Rawlings, Laura B.; Lombardi, Joan English, Portuguese

Including childcare in youth employment projects (English)

This policy note shows how accessible childcare services can increase young womens participation rates in training, their productivity (in terms of decreased absenteeism and retention), and there may also be benefits for childrens development outcomes. ... See More +

Brief 91082 SEP 01, 2014

Cambodia - Early Childhood Care and Development for Floating Villages Project (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet 89172 JUN 27, 2014

Cambodia - Early Childhood Care and Development for Floating Villages Project (English)

Project Information Document 88947 JUN 27, 2014

SABER early childhood development country report : Guinea 2013 (English)

This report presents an analysis of the Early Childhood Development (ECD) programs and policies that affect young children in Guinea and recommendations to move forward. ... See More +

Working Paper 94322 JUN 16, 2014

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

SABER workforce development country report : Bulgaria 2014 (Bulgarian)

This report presents a comprehensive diagnostic assessment of Bulgarias workforce development (WfD) policies and institutions. The results are based on a new World Bank tool designed for this purpose, SABER-WfD. ... See More +

Working Paper 85987 MAY 27, 2014

English

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Impacts of interventions during early childhood on later outcomes : a systematic review (English)
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MAR 31, 2015 95984 Working Paper
Nurturing healthy children to reach their full potential (English)
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MAR 01, 2015 95544 Brief
Mongolia - Early Childhood Education Project (English)
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FEB 27, 2015 RES17972 Project Paper
Protecting children from cybercrime : legislative responses in Asia to fight child pornography, online grooming, and cyberbullying (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 94492 Working Paper
Investing in early childhood development : review of the World Banks recent experience (English)
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DEC 17, 2014 93210 Working Paper
SABER early childhood development country report : Tuvalu 2013 (English)
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NOV 10, 2014 94323 Working Paper
Investing in young children : a review of the World Banks recent experience (English)
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NOV 01, 2014 93206 Brief
Investing in young children : key interventions and principles to ensure all young children reach their full potential (English)
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NOV 01, 2014 93207 Brief
Investing in young children : the SABER system approach (English)
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NOV 01, 2014 93205 Brief
Investing in young children : an elearning course (English)
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NOV 01, 2014 93787 Brief
SABER early childhood development country report : Belize 2013 (English)
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OCT 15, 2014 94321 Working Paper
Stepping up early childhood development : investing in young children for high returns (English)
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OCT 01, 2014 92988 Working Paper Spanish, Portuguese
Stepping up early childhood development : investing in young children for high returns : Intensificando o desenvolvimento da primeira infancia : investindo na primeira infancia com grandes retornos (Portuguese)
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OCT 01, 2014 92988 Working Paper English, Spanish
Stepping up early childhood development : investing in young children for high returns : Intensificar el desarrollo en la primera infancia : invertir en los ninos de corta edad reporta grandes beneficios (Spanish)
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OCT 01, 2014 92988 Working Paper English, Portuguese
Including childcare in youth employment projects (English)
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SEP 01, 2014 91082 Brief
Cambodia - Early Childhood Care and Development for Floating Villages Project (English)
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JUN 27, 2014 89172 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Cambodia - Early Childhood Care and Development for Floating Villages Project (English)
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JUN 27, 2014 88947 Project Information Document
SABER early childhood development country report : Guinea 2013 (English)
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JUN 16, 2014 94322 Working Paper
Global civil registration and vital statistics : scaling up investment plan 2015-2024 (English)
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MAY 28, 2014 88351 Working Paper
SABER workforce development country report : Bulgaria 2014 (Bulgarian)
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MAY 27, 2014 85987 Working Paper English