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A research paper on the impact of gender diversity on the economic performance of companies in Jordan (English)

Increasing women’s participation on corporate boards and in senior management is among the crucial requirements of companies all around the world. ... See More +

Working Paper 112003 SEP 01, 2015

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Safer and more efficient transportation in Kathmandu : gender and public transport study in Nepal (English)

Navigating the winding, bustling, and crowded streets of Kathmandu is becoming more and more challenging over time. Considering that 83 percent of Nepalese women are in the work force and account for at least one third of the travelling public, it is especially important to consider how they are affected by these difficult conditions. ... See More +

Brief 119301 JUN 01, 2015

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Azerbaijan - Regional Roads Development Project : resettlement plan : Resettlement policy framework (English)

The objectives of the Regional Roads Development Project for Azerbaijan are ‘to reduce road transport costs and to improve access to markets and services for the communities in the project region’ and ‘to increase sustainability of the main road network by supporting reform of the existing maintenance system’. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan RP1681 JUN 01, 2014

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Gender and public transport, Kathmandu, Nepal (English)

This study was commissioned by The World Bank as part of the research to feed into the development of the Government of Nepal's national transport management strategy. ... See More +

Working Paper 86085 JAN 01, 2013

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Building capacity to make transport work for women and men in Vietnam : gender and transport challenges (English)

Women and men use rural and urban transport for different purposes based on their socially determined roles and responsibilities. Poor rural transport systems limit access to markets, education, and health services for all, but even more so for women and girls. ... See More +

Brief 67980 JAN 01, 2012

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Gender and transport in the Middle East and North Africa region : case studies from the West Bank and Yemen (English)

Mobility is a major factor of access to economic resources, education, health, and other key elements influencing women's empowerment. In the Middle East and North Africa's countries, like in many other developing economies, women's mobility is constrained not only by the limited, sometimes unaffordable transport supply but also by social and cultural factors that frame women's access to the outside world and exacerbate the supply problem. ... See More +

Country Gender Assessment (CGA) 54788 DEC 01, 2011

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A methodology for rapid assessment of rural transport services (English)

Rural transport services are often inadequate. Passenger and goods transport needs improving to stimulate rural economies and reduce poverty. Understanding existing rural transport systems and constraining factors is a precondition for appropriate policy action. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 43040 OCT 01, 2007

Starkey, Paul Disclosed

Including gender in the World Bank transport strategy (English)

This paper describes the need to update the World Bank's transport sector strategy to respond to important changes of approach in international Development. ... See More +

Working Paper 84180 AUG 01, 2006

Roberts, Peter; Kunieda, Mika Disclosed

Making rural roads work for both women and men : the example of Peru's Rural Roads Program (English)

Access to transport is often a critical precondition for rural development. This note describes a rural transport project that, by involving rural women in its design and implementation, was able to deepen and broaden the project's development impacts. ... See More +

Brief 34839 JUL 01, 2004

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Integrating gender into World Bank financed transport programs : component one - case study summary and final report (English)

The World Bank in November 2001 commissioned IC Net Limited of Japan to carry out a study titled 'Integrating Gender into World Bank Financed Transport Programs' in accord with the terms of reference (TOR) issued in June 2001. ... See More +

Working Paper 84179 JUN 01, 2004

Disclosed

Facilitation of transport and trade in Sub-Saharan Africa : a review of international legal instruments - Treaties, conventions, protocols, decisions, directives : Facilitation des transports et des echanges en Afrique subsaharienne : recueil des instruments juridiques internationaux - Traites, conventions, protocoles, decisions, directives (French)

Facilitating trade flows between countries belonging to the same sub-region does not only require adequate transport infrastructure, or the availability of competitive and reliable transport services. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 29732 JAN 01, 2003

Grosdidier De Matons,Jean Charles Disclosed

Gender and transport : a rationale for action (English)

Transport can make a big difference in increasing women's productivity and promoting social equity. Yet, little attention appears to have been paid to women's needs in transport projects. ... See More +

Brief 21246 JAN 31, 1999

Bamberger, Michael; Lebo, Jerry; Gwilliam, Kenneth Disclosed

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A research paper on the impact of gender diversity on the economic performance of companies in Jordan (English)
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SEP 01, 2015 112003 Working Paper
Safer and more efficient transportation in Kathmandu : gender and public transport study in Nepal (English)
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JUN 01, 2015 119301 Brief
Azerbaijan - Regional Roads Development Project : resettlement plan : Resettlement policy framework (English)
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JUN 01, 2014 RP1681 Resettlement Plan
Gender and public transport, Kathmandu, Nepal (English)
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JAN 01, 2013 86085 Working Paper
Building capacity to make transport work for women and men in Vietnam : gender and transport challenges (English)
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JAN 01, 2012 67980 Brief
Gender and transport in the Middle East and North Africa region : case studies from the West Bank and Yemen (English)
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DEC 01, 2011 54788 Country Gender Assessment (CGA)
A methodology for rapid assessment of rural transport services (English)
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OCT 01, 2007 43040 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Including gender in the World Bank transport strategy (English)
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AUG 01, 2006 84180 Working Paper
Making rural roads work for both women and men : the example of Peru's Rural Roads Program (English)
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JUL 01, 2004 34839 Brief
Integrating gender into World Bank financed transport programs : component one - case study summary and final report (English)
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JUN 01, 2004 84179 Working Paper
Facilitation of transport and trade in Sub-Saharan Africa : a review of international legal instruments - Treaties, conventions, protocols, decisions, directives : Facilitation des transports et des echanges en Afrique subsaharienne : recueil des instruments juridiques internationaux - Traites, conventions, protocoles, decisions, directives (French)
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JAN 01, 2003 29732 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Gender and transport : a rationale for action (English)
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JAN 31, 1999 21246 Brief