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Economic impacts of child marriage : global synthesis report (English)

Working Paper 116829 JUN 27, 2017

Disclosed

Well begun, but aiming higher: a review of Vietnam's education trends in the past 20 years and emerging challenges (English)

Given its modest position as a lower-middle-income country, Vietnam stands out from the rest of the world with its remarkable performance on standardized test scores, school enrollment, and completed years of schooling. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8112 JUN 26, 2017

Dang,Hai-Anh H.; Glewwe,Paul W. Disclosed

Education and health services in Uganda : quality of inputs, user satisfaction, and community welfare levels (English)

Good health and quality education are essential for economic growth and poverty reduction. Unfortunately, the quality of the education and health services provided in low-income countries is often low. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8116 JUN 26, 2017

Tsimpo Nkengne,Clarence; Etang Ndip,Alvin; Wodon,Quentin T. Disclosed

Beyond income poverty : nonmonetary dimensions of poverty in Uganda (English)

The proportion of Ugandan households living in poverty reduced by more than half between 1993 and 2013. Using household survey data, this paper analyzes nonmonetary dimensions of poverty in Uganda for levels and trends, to explore whether the observed reduction in monetary-based poverty are reflected in the nonmonetary indicators of poverty. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8111 JUN 23, 2017

Etang Ndip,Alvin; Tsimpo,Clarence Disclosed

Does the adoption of complex software impact employment composition and the skill content of occupations ? evidence from Chilean firms (English)

A major concern with the rapid spread of technology is that it replaces some jobs, displacing workers. However, technology may raise firm productivity, generating more jobs. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8110 JUN 23, 2017

Almeida,Rita Kullberg; Fernandes,Ana Margarida; Viollaz,Mariana Disclosed

Does the adoption of complex software impact employment composition and the skill content of occupations ? evidence from Chilean firms (English)

A major concern with the rapid spread of technology is that it replaces some jobs, displacing workers. However, technology may raise firm productivity, generating more jobs. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8110 JUN 23, 2017

Almeida,Rita Kullberg; Fernandes,Ana Margarida; Viollaz,Mariana Disclosed

Beyond income poverty : nonmonetary dimensions of poverty in Uganda (English)

The proportion of Ugandan households living in poverty reduced by more than half between 1993 and 2013. Using household survey data, this paper analyzes nonmonetary dimensions of poverty in Uganda for levels and trends, to explore whether the observed reduction in monetary-based poverty are reflected in the nonmonetary indicators of poverty. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8111 JUN 23, 2017

Etang Ndip,Alvin; Tsimpo,Clarence Disclosed

India - Odisha Higher Education Program for Excellence and Equity Project : environmental assessment : Environment and social systems assessment (English)

The development objective of Odisha Higher Education Program for Excellence and Equity Project for India is to improve the quality of and students’ equitable access to selected institutions and enhance governance of the higher education system in Odisha. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment 116524 JUN 16, 2017

Nagashima,Yoko Disclosed

The last mile to quality service (English)

In many developing countries, governments have invested substantial resources in the provision of basic services such as healthcare and education. ... See More +

Working Paper 116246 JUN 12, 2017

rg;; 000316232:Claire Louise Greer:cgreer@worldbank.o Disclosed

Afghanistan - Second Skills Development Project : restructuring (English)

The objective of the Second Skills Development Project for Afghanistan is to increase the potential for employment and higher earnings of graduates from vocational education and training institutions through improvements in the skills delivery system. ... See More +

Project Paper RES26913 JUN 12, 2017

Disclosed

Afghanistan - Second Skills Development Project : restructuring (English)

The objective of the Second Skills Development Project for Afghanistan is to increase the potential for employment and higher earnings of graduates from vocational education and training institutions through improvements in the skills delivery system. ... See More +

Project Paper RES26913 JUN 12, 2017

Disclosed

Sri Lanka education sector assessment : achievements, challenges, and policy options (English)

A country’s education system plays a pivotal role in promoting economic growth and shared prosperity.Sri Lanka has enjoyed high school-attainment and enrollment rates for several decades. ... See More +

Publication 116438 JUN 08, 2017

Dundar,Halil; Millot,Benoît; Riboud,Michelle; Shojo,Mari; Aturupane,Harsha; Goyal,Sangeeta; Raju,Dhushyanth Disclosed

Lao People's Democratic Republic - Second Global Partnership for Education Project : implementation support mission - April 18 – 26, 2017 (English)

Aide Memoire 115804 JUN 06, 2017

Danchev,Plamen Nikolov Disclosed

Full-time teachers, students, and curriculum : the single-shift model in Rio de Janeiro (English)

This paper examines the full-time school program in Rio de Janeiro's municipal schools. The program, called as the "Single-Shift" schools (Turno Unico), extends the time students spend in municipal schools and seeks to improve the quality of education provision by creating a diverse curriculum for the use of the extra time in school. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8086 JUN 05, 2017

Cruz,Tassia De Souza; Loureiro,Andre; Sa,Eduardo Disclosed

Turkey - Education Infrastructure for Resilience Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework (English)

The development objective of the Education Infrastructure for Resilience Project for Turkey is to support Turkey in improving access to education by Syrians under temporary protection (SuTP) and host communities through the expansion of disaster resilient education infrastructure in priority provinces. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG3428 JUN 01, 2017

Yukseker,Elif Yonca Disclosed

Turkey - Education Infrastructure for Resilience Project : environmental assessment : Çevre ve sosyal yönetim çerçevesi (Turkish)

The development objective of the Education Infrastructure for Resilience Project for Turkey is to support Turkey in improving access to education by Syrians under temporary protection (SuTP) and host communities through the expansion of disaster resilient education infrastructure in priority provinces. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG3428 JUN 01, 2017

Yukseker,Elif Yonca Disclosed

Nigeria - Better Education Service Delivery for All Operation Project (English)

The development objective of the Better Education Service Delivery for All (BESDA) Operation Project for Nigeria is to increase equitable access for out-of-school children and improve literacy in focus states, and strengthen accountability for results, in basic education in Nigeria. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document 115391 MAY 30, 2017

Disclosed

Sierra Leone - Revitalizing Education Development in Sierra Leone Project : additional financing (English)

The development objective of the Revitalizing Education Development ins Sierra Leone (REDiSL) Project for Sierra Leone is to improve the learning environment in targeted schools and establish systems for monitoring of education interventions and outcomes—is achieved more fully. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD2341 MAY 30, 2017

Disclosed

Sierra Leone - Revitalizing Education Development in Sierra Leone Project : additional financing (English)

The development objective of the Revitalizing Education Development ins Sierra Leone (REDiSL) Project for Sierra Leone is to improve the learning environment in targeted schools and establish systems for monitoring of education interventions and outcomes—is achieved more fully. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD2341 MAY 30, 2017

Disclosed

Report to the Board from Committee on Development Effectiveness sub-committee : higher education for development - an evaluation of the World Bank Group’s support (English)

The Subcommittee of the Committee on Development Effectiveness met to consider the IEG report entitled with Higher Education for Development: An Evaluation of the World Bank Group’s Support (CODE2017-0002), together with Draft World Bank Group Management Response (CODE2017-0014). ... See More +

Board Report 115356 MAY 27, 2017

Disclosed

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Economic impacts of child marriage : global synthesis report (English)
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JUN 27, 2017 116829 Working Paper
Well begun, but aiming higher: a review of Vietnam's education trends in the past 20 years and emerging challenges (English)
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JUN 26, 2017 WPS8112 Policy Research Working Paper
Education and health services in Uganda : quality of inputs, user satisfaction, and community welfare levels (English)
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JUN 26, 2017 WPS8116 Policy Research Working Paper
Beyond income poverty : nonmonetary dimensions of poverty in Uganda (English)
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JUN 23, 2017 WPS8111 Policy Research Working Paper
Does the adoption of complex software impact employment composition and the skill content of occupations ? evidence from Chilean firms (English)
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JUN 23, 2017 WPS8110 Policy Research Working Paper
Does the adoption of complex software impact employment composition and the skill content of occupations ? evidence from Chilean firms (English)
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JUN 23, 2017 WPS8110 Policy Research Working Paper
Beyond income poverty : nonmonetary dimensions of poverty in Uganda (English)
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JUN 23, 2017 WPS8111 Policy Research Working Paper
India - Odisha Higher Education Program for Excellence and Equity Project : environmental assessment : Environment and social systems assessment (English)
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JUN 16, 2017 116524 Environmental Assessment
The last mile to quality service (English)
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JUN 12, 2017 116246 Working Paper
Afghanistan - Second Skills Development Project : restructuring (English)
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JUN 12, 2017 RES26913 Project Paper
Afghanistan - Second Skills Development Project : restructuring (English)
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JUN 12, 2017 RES26913 Project Paper
Sri Lanka education sector assessment : achievements, challenges, and policy options (English)
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JUN 08, 2017 116438 Publication
Lao People's Democratic Republic - Second Global Partnership for Education Project : implementation support mission - April 18 – 26, 2017 (English)
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JUN 06, 2017 115804 Aide Memoire
Full-time teachers, students, and curriculum : the single-shift model in Rio de Janeiro (English)
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JUN 05, 2017 WPS8086 Policy Research Working Paper
Turkey - Education Infrastructure for Resilience Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework (English)
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JUN 01, 2017 SFG3428 Environmental Assessment
Turkey - Education Infrastructure for Resilience Project : environmental assessment : Çevre ve sosyal yönetim çerçevesi (Turkish)
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JUN 01, 2017 SFG3428 Environmental Assessment
Nigeria - Better Education Service Delivery for All Operation Project (English)
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MAY 30, 2017 115391 Project Appraisal Document
Sierra Leone - Revitalizing Education Development in Sierra Leone Project : additional financing (English)
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MAY 30, 2017 PAD2341 Project Appraisal Document
Sierra Leone - Revitalizing Education Development in Sierra Leone Project : additional financing (English)
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MAY 30, 2017 PAD2341 Project Appraisal Document
Report to the Board from Committee on Development Effectiveness sub-committee : higher education for development - an evaluation of the World Bank Group’s support (English)
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MAY 27, 2017 115356 Board Report