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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

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 Bulgaria's 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

China - Early child development project : Early childhood education in Yunnan : challenges and opportunities (Chinese,English)

Yunnan is a medium-sized and relatively poor Chinese province on the southwestern border of China. In 2012, the Yunnan department of education formally requested Bank support in conducting a review of early childhood education policies and programs in order to gain an in-depth and evidence-based understanding of the challenges the province faces in expanding early childhood education-in particular to rural and mountainous regions. ... See More +

Working Paper ACS6915 NOV 18, 2013

Liang, Xiaoyan; Zhang, Yinan; Fu, Yu

Cambodia : challenges in scaling up preschools (English)

This bulletin showcases a World Bank supported study in Cambodia, where researchers set out to study the effects of scholarships on encouraging primary school students to continue their studies in lower secondary school, and whether bigger grants worked better than smaller ones. ... See More +

Brief 83178 NOV 01, 2013

Marcus, Aliza [editor]; Berman, Daphna

Giving children a better start : preschool attendance and school-age profiles (English)

This brief summarizes the giving children a better start: preschool attendance and school-age profiles in Uruguay for the period 1995. The author study the effect of pre-primary education on children's subsequent school outcomes by exploiting a unique feature of the Uruguayan household survey (ECH) that collects retrospective information on preschool attendance in the context of a rapid expansion in the supply of pre-primary places. ... See More +

Brief 81335 AUG 14, 2013

Berlinski, Samuel; Galiani, Sebastian; Manacorda, Marco

Early childhood development through an integrated program : evidence from the Philippines (English)

This brief summarizes the results of a gender impact evaluation study, entitled Early childhood development through an integrated program : evidence from the Philippines, conducted in 1999 in Philippines. ... See More +

Brief 81304 AUG 14, 2013

Armecin, Graeme; Behrman, Jere; Duazo, Paulita; Ghuman, Sharon; Gultiano, Socorro; King, Elizabeth; Lee, Nanette

Labor market returns to early childhood stimulation : a 20-year follow-up to the Jamaica study (English)

This brief summarizes the results of a gender impact evaluation study, entitled Labor market returns to early childhood stimulation : a 20-year follow-up to the Jamaica study, conducted during the time period between 1986-1987 in Jamaica. ... See More +

Brief 81389 AUG 14, 2013

Gertler, Paul; Zanolini, Arianna; Pinto, Rodrigo; Heckman, James; Walker, Susan; Vermeersch, Christel; Chang, Susan; Grantham-McGregor, Sally

The promise of preschool in Africa : a randomized impact evaluation of early childhood development in rural Mozambique (English)

This brief summarizes the results of a gender impact evaluation study, entitled The promise of preschool in Africa : a randomized impact evaluation of early childhood development in rural Mozambique, conducted during the time period early 2008 to 2010 in Mozambique. ... See More +

Brief 81508 AUG 14, 2013

Martinez, Sebastian; Naudeu, Sophie; Pereira, Vitor

Dominican Republic - Early Childhood Education Project (English)

Ratings for the Early Childhood Education Project for Dominican Republic 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 +

Project Performance Assessment Report 78275 JUN 27, 2013

Early childhood education and development in poor villages of Indonesia : strong foundations, later success (English)

Influenced by the condition of young children within its own country and by the pattern of international evidence about the value of Early Childhood Education and Development (ECED), the government of Indonesia has implemented policies and programs that prioritize the early years of children's lives. ... See More +

Publication 78484 JUN 11, 2013

Hasan, Amer; Hyson, Marilou; Chang, Mae Chu Bahasa (Indonesian)

Early childhood education and development in poor villages of Indonesia : strong foundations, later success : Pendidikan dan Pengembangan Anak Usia Dini (PPAUD) di desa-desa miskin di Indonesia : landasan kokoh, hari esok cerah (Bahasa (Indonesian))

Influenced by the condition of young children within its own country and by the pattern of international evidence about the value of Early Childhood Education and Development (ECED), the government of Indonesia has implemented policies and programs that prioritize the early years of children's lives. ... See More +

Publication 78484 JUN 11, 2013

Hasan, Amer; Hyson, Marilou; Chang, Mae Chu English

Can disadvantaged kids ever catch up with better-off peers? (English)

The World Bank is focused on developing and supporting programs that help children reach their potential and live lives free of poverty. To help build a body of evidence of what works, the World Bank financed an evaluation of a program in Jamaica that targeted mothers of babies stunted due to malnutrition. ... See More +

Brief 77086 MAY 01, 2013

Marcus, Aliza [editor]

Is preschool good for kids? (English)

How can we help kids reach their full potential? Experts know that the first years of life are crucial to healthy development. And that's just the start. ... See More +

Brief 67807 APR 01, 2013

Marcus, Aliza [editor] Spanish

Uzbekistan - Improving early childhood care and education (English)

Uzbekistan is a lower middle-income country of 29.5 million people, located in Central Asia, with an economy that has been growing by over 8 percent per annum since the mid-2000s. ... See More +

Other Education Study 71930 MAR 15, 2013

Expanding and improving early childhood education in Turkey (English)

Over the past decade, Turkey has experienced significant socioeconomic progress and demographic changes. The benefit of Early Childhood Education (ECE) programs is maximized when the interventions are targeted to children from disadvantaged families. ... See More +

Other Education Study 77723 MAR 01, 2013

Turkish

Expanding and improving early childhood education in Turkey : Turkiyede erken cocukluk egitiminin yayginlastirilmasi ve gelistirilmesi (Turkish)

Over the past decade, Turkey has experienced significant socioeconomic progress and demographic changes. The benefit of Early Childhood Education (ECE) programs is maximized when the interventions are targeted to children from disadvantaged families. ... See More +

Other Education Study 77723 MAR 01, 2013

English

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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
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
Vietnam - Coastal Resources for Sustainable Development Project : procurement plan (Vol. 2 of 2) : Procurement plan for Thanh Hoa (English)
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APR 01, 2014 87919 Procurement Plan
China - Early child development project : Early childhood education in Yunnan : challenges and opportunities (Chinese,English)
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NOV 18, 2013 ACS6915 Working Paper
Cambodia : challenges in scaling up preschools (English)
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NOV 01, 2013 83178 Brief
Giving children a better start : preschool attendance and school-age profiles (English)
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AUG 14, 2013 81335 Brief
Early childhood development through an integrated program : evidence from the Philippines (English)
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AUG 14, 2013 81304 Brief
Labor market returns to early childhood stimulation : a 20-year follow-up to the Jamaica study (English)
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AUG 14, 2013 81389 Brief
The promise of preschool in Africa : a randomized impact evaluation of early childhood development in rural Mozambique (English)
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AUG 14, 2013 81508 Brief
Tajikistan - Additional financing for the Land Registration and Cadastre System for Sustainable Agriculture Project : special purpose financial statements and independent auditor's report for the year ended 31 December, 2012 (English)
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JUL 17, 2013 79663 Auditing Document
Dominican Republic - Early Childhood Education Project (English)
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JUN 27, 2013 78275 Project Performance Assessment Report
Early childhood education and development in poor villages of Indonesia : strong foundations, later success (English)
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JUN 11, 2013 78484 Publication Bahasa (Indonesian)
Early childhood education and development in poor villages of Indonesia : strong foundations, later success : Pendidikan dan Pengembangan Anak Usia Dini (PPAUD) di desa-desa miskin di Indonesia : landasan kokoh, hari esok cerah (Bahasa (Indonesian))
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JUN 11, 2013 78484 Publication English
Can disadvantaged kids ever catch up with better-off peers? (English)
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MAY 01, 2013 77086 Brief
Is preschool good for kids? (English)
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APR 01, 2013 67807 Brief Spanish
Uzbekistan - Improving early childhood care and education (English)
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MAR 15, 2013 71930 Other Education Study
Expanding and improving early childhood education in Turkey (English)
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MAR 01, 2013 77723 Other Education Study Turkish
Expanding and improving early childhood education in Turkey : Turkiyede erken cocukluk egitiminin yayginlastirilmasi ve gelistirilmesi (Turkish)
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MAR 01, 2013 77723 Other Education Study English