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Moldova - Education Reform Project : environmental assessment : Cadrul managementului de mediu (Romanian)

The development objective of the Education Reform Project for Moldova is to strengthen the quality of education while supporting the efficiency reforms being implemented in the education sector. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG1023 APR 01, 2015

English

Moldova - Education Reform Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 95491 MAR 09, 2015

Comparable estimates of returns to schooling around the world (English)

Rates of return to investments in schooling have been estimated since the late 1950s. In the 60-plus year history of such estimates, there have been several attempts to synthesize the empirical results to ascertain patterns. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7020 SEP 01, 2014

Montenegro, Claudio E.; Patrinos, Harry Anthony

Moldova - GPE Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 89816 JUN 30, 2014

Meeting Africas demand for skills : the role of regional centers of excellence : Répondre à la demande en compétences de lAfrique : le rôle des centres dexcellence régionaux (French)

The key messages in this brief are as follows: 1) Africa has experienced strong economic growth despite recent global downturns. There has been a resurgence of traditional sectors such as agriculture and the extractive industries, and promising new sectors have emerged such as Information and Communications Technology (ICT); 2) African economies urgently need highly skilled technicians, engineers, medical workers, agricultural scientists and researchers to fuel these booming sectors. ... See More +

Brief 85806 APR 01, 2014

English

Education and health services in Uganda : data for results and accountability (English)

The Service Delivery Indicators (SDI) initiative provides a set of metrics for benchmarking service delivery performance in education and health in Africa. ... See More +

Other Education Study 82666 NOV 18, 2013

Wane, Waly; Martin, Gayle

Transforming Arab economies : traveling knowledge and innovation road : Full report (English)

Over the past decade, some countries of the Middle East and North Africa region have spurred economic growth and improved their global competitiveness by taking the first steps in the direction of the knowledge economy. ... See More +

General Economy, Macroeconomics and Growth Study 82736 SEP 17, 2013

Expanding educational opportunities in remote parts of the world : evidence from a RCT of a public-private partnership in Pakistan (English)

This brief summarizes the expanding educational opportunities in remote parts of the world: evidence from a Randomized Control Trial, or RCT of a public-private partnership for the Summer 2009 in Pakistan. ... See More +

Brief 81322 AUG 14, 2013

Barrera-Osorio, Felipe; Blakeslee, David; Hoover, Matthew; Linden, Leigh; Raju, Dhushyanth

Addressing governance at the center of higher education reforms in Armenia (Armenian)

Since joining the Bologna process in 2005, the Armenian government and higher education institutions have made significant progress in reforming the higher education system. ... See More +

Education Sector Review 77669 JAN 01, 2013

Kataoka, Sachiko; Shahverdyan, Anush; Harutyunyan, Hovhannes English

Lespoir Newsletter (French)

This issue of Lespoir contains the following headlines: Democratie, lexception beninoise a lepreuve ; Doing Business 2011 : regard retrospectif sur quatre pays de la Region Afrique ; Production agricole en Afrique de lOuest: les defis de la productivite et de la competitivite ; Togo : les premiers resultats du Projet de Developpement Communautaire ; 2iE ou lAfrique Competitive ; Evacuation du staff du bureau de la Banque mondiale dAbidjan : quatre mois deja a Dakar ... See More +

Newsletter 74449 APR 01, 2011

La agenda de la descentralización en Chile : propuestas de corto y mediano plazo para mejorar la gestión, fortalecer la rendición de cuentas y asegurar el control de resultados en el nivel municipal (Spanish)

This study responds to a request from the Government of Chile and a concern for municipalities and large sections of the public on the agenda of decentralization in Chile. ... See More +

Other Public Sector Study 62446 FEB 01, 2011

Gender-targeted conditional cash transfers : enrollment, spillover effects and instructional quality (English)

This paper considers the effects of a gender-targeted conditional cash transfer program for girls in classes 6 to 8. It finds that the program is successful in increasing the enrollment of girls in classes 6 to 8 as intended. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5257 MAR 01, 2010

Hasan, Amer

Bulgaria : the impact of school closures on dropout rates (English)

This note sums up results and lessons learned from an impact assessment of school closures on dropout rates in Bulgaria. The assessment was undertaken jointly by the Government of Bulgarias Impact Evaluation Task Force and the World Bank. ... See More +

Other Education Study 70575 JAN 01, 2010

Mexico - School-Based Management Project : procurement plan (Spanish)

Procurement Plan 42812 MAR 05, 2008

Returns to education in the economic transition : a systematic assessment using comparable data (English)

This paper examines the assertion that returns to schooling increase as an economy transitions to a market environment. This claim has been difficult to assess as existing empirical evidence covers only a few countries over short time periods. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS4225 MAY 01, 2007

Flabbi, Luca; Paternostro, Stefano; Tiongson, Erwin R.

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Moldova - Education Reform Project : environmental assessment : Cadrul managementului de mediu (Romanian)
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APR 01, 2015 SFG1023 Environmental Assessment English
Moldova - Education Reform Project : procurement plan (English)
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MAR 09, 2015 95491 Procurement Plan
Comparable estimates of returns to schooling around the world (English)
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SEP 01, 2014 WPS7020 Policy Research Working Paper
Moldova - GPE Project : procurement plan (English)
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JUN 30, 2014 89816 Procurement Plan
Meeting Africas demand for skills : the role of regional centers of excellence : Répondre à la demande en compétences de lAfrique : le rôle des centres dexcellence régionaux (French)
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APR 01, 2014 85806 Brief English
Education and health services in Uganda : data for results and accountability (English)
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NOV 18, 2013 82666 Other Education Study
Transforming Arab economies : traveling knowledge and innovation road : Full report (English)
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SEP 17, 2013 82736 General Economy, Macroeconomics and Growth Study
Expanding educational opportunities in remote parts of the world : evidence from a RCT of a public-private partnership in Pakistan (English)
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AUG 14, 2013 81322 Brief
Addressing governance at the center of higher education reforms in Armenia (Armenian)
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JAN 01, 2013 77669 Education Sector Review English
Haiti - Education for All Fast-Track Initiative Catalytic Fund : World Bank mission - 19 March to 2 April, 2012 : Haïti - Education pour tous les Fonds catalytique de Fast-Track Initiative : mission de la Banque mondiale - 19 mars au 2 avril 2012 (French)
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APR 02, 2012 94338 Aide Memoire
Tunisia - Second Higher Education Reform Support Project : procurement plan : Plan de passation des marches travaux des differents etablissements finanaces par la BM (French)
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AUG 07, 2011 66255 Procurement Plan
Lespoir Newsletter (French)
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APR 01, 2011 74449 Newsletter
La agenda de la descentralización en Chile : propuestas de corto y mediano plazo para mejorar la gestión, fortalecer la rendición de cuentas y asegurar el control de resultados en el nivel municipal (Spanish)
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FEB 01, 2011 62446 Other Public Sector Study
Tunisia - Second Higher Education Reform Support Project : mission from 5 to 12 July 2010 : Tunisienn - Projet dAppui a la Reforme de lEnseignement Superieur II (PARES) : mission du 5 au 12 juillet 2010 (French)
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JUL 12, 2010 94523 Aide Memoire
Gender-targeted conditional cash transfers : enrollment, spillover effects and instructional quality (English)
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MAR 01, 2010 WPS5257 Policy Research Working Paper
Bulgaria : the impact of school closures on dropout rates (English)
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JAN 01, 2010 70575 Other Education Study
Tunisia - Second Higher Education Reform Support Project : procurement plan : Tunisie - Plan de passation des marches service des consultants : procurement plan (French)
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MAY 25, 2009 49277 Procurement Plan
Tunisia - Second Higher Education Reform Support Project : procurement plan : Tunisie - Plan de passation des marches fournitures : procurement plan (French)
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DEC 01, 2008 47421 Procurement Plan
Mexico - School-Based Management Project : procurement plan (Spanish)
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MAR 05, 2008 42812 Procurement Plan
Returns to education in the economic transition : a systematic assessment using comparable data (English)
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MAY 01, 2007 WPS4225 Policy Research Working Paper