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International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) Board of Governors resolution ; no. 657 : child planning benefit for Executive Directors and their Alternates (English)

On September 13, 2017, the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) Board of Governors adopted resolution number six hundred and fifty seven. ... See More +

Board Report 119757 SEP 13, 2017

Disclosed

An examination of elderly co-residence in the developing world (English)

Co-residence is an important source of support for the elderly, especially in countries where pension systems do not cover most of the population. ... See More +

Brief 96557 MAY 01, 2015

Evans,Brooks Fox; Palacios,Robert J. Disclosed

Socioeconomic differences in adolescent sexual and reproductive health : family planning (English)

Adolescent sexual and reproductive health (ASRH) is one of five areas of focus of the World Bank's reproductive health action plan (RHAP) 2010-2015, which recognizes the importance of addressing ASRH as a development issue with important implications for poverty reduction. ... See More +

Brief 93933 JAN 01, 2015

Yarger, Jennifer; Decker, Mara; Brindis, Claire; Cortez, Rafael; Quinlan-Davidson, Meaghen Disclosed

Transforming family planning outlook and practice in Egypt : a rights-based approach (English)

Family planning (FP) program contributed to Egypt’s progress in reducing infant and maternal mortality and the total fertility and population growth rates. ... See More +

Working Paper 90596 JUL 16, 2013

Rabie, Tamer; Boehmova, Zuzana; Hawkins, Loraine; Tawab, Nahla Abdel; Saher, Sally; Shitany, Atef El Disclosed

Saving lives and supporting healthy development through results-based financing (Chinese)

This Results Profile talks about saving lives and supporting healthy development through results-based financing in developing countries. The Millennium Development Goals (MDG) for maternal and child health called on countries to reduce maternal mortality by three quarters and child under-five mortality by two thirds between 1990 and 2015. ... See More +

Brief 96402 APR 16, 2012

Disclosed

Teenage pregnancy and opportunities in Latin America and the Caribbean on early child bearing, poverty, and economic achievement (Vol. 2) : Teenage pregnancy book 2013 (English)

The pregnancy project sought to expose the existence, and challenge the validity, of stereotypes about Hispanic women. The charade explored the underlying motivations of the many who responded with a wide range of reactions. ... See More +

Working Paper 83167 JAN 01, 2012

Azevedo, Joao Pedro; Favara, Marta; Haddock, Sarah E.; Lopez-Calva, Luis F.; Muller, Miriam; Perova, Elizaveta Disclosed

India - Improving child and maternal health in Tamil Nadu : Inde - Améliorer la santé infantile et maternelle dans le Tamil Nadu (French)

This Results Profile talks about improving child and maternal health in Tamil Nadu, India. Tamil Nadu ranked among the best states in India in terms of human development, needed to reduce its infant and maternal mortality rates, especially among disadvantaged communities and in lagging regions. ... See More +

Brief 97759 APR 13, 2011

Disclosed

India - Improving child and maternal health in Tamil Nadu : India - Mejora de la salud materna e infantil en Tamil Nadu (Spanish)

This Results Profile talks about improving child and maternal health in Tamil Nadu, India. Tamil Nadu ranked among the best states in India in terms of human development, needed to reduce its infant and maternal mortality rates, especially among disadvantaged communities and in lagging regions. ... See More +

Brief 97759 APR 13, 2011

Disclosed

Unmet need for contraception (English)

The concept of 'unmet need for contraception', which refers to the proportion of women who do not want to become pregnant but are not using contraception, has been used in the international population field since the 1960s. ... See More +

Brief 57924 MAR 01, 2010

Mills, Samuel; Bos, Ed; Suzuki, Emi Disclosed

Corporate governance and family control (English)

Control of corporate assets by wealthy family in economies lacking institutional integrity is common. It has negative implications on corporate governance and adverse macroeconomic effects when they extend across a sufficiently large part of the country's corporate sector. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 35705 JAN 01, 2004

Morck,Randall K; Yeung, Bernard Disclosed

Los limites de la ley : la salud reproductiva en la Argentina (Spanish)

The objective of this study is to analyze existing regulations pertaining to reproductive health at the federal and provincial level. The analysis includes political, cultural, demographics, geopolitical and religious aspects of reproductive health in Argentina. ... See More +

Working Paper 36409 JAN 01, 2003

Cesilini, Sandra; Gherardi, Natalia; (Editors)

Indonesia - Early Childhood Education and Development Project (English)

Project Information Document 38480 NOV 01, 1997

Disclosed

How fast is fertility declining in Botswana and Zimbabwe? : Quel est le rythme de la baisse de la fécondité au Botswana et au Zimbabwe? (French)

Botswana and Zimbabwe have been acclaimed as being on the vanguard of the demographic transition in sub-Saharan Africa. Key data that are cited to support this claim are the Contraceptive Prevalence Surveys (CPS) and Demographic Health Surveys (DHS) which were conducted in both countries. ... See More +

Publication WDP258 APR 01, 1995

Thomas, Duncan; Muvandi, Ityai English Disclosed

Benefits of integrating family planning with health services : the Narangwal experiment (English)

The Narangwal research projects have explored the frontiers of what primary health care can do for poor and deprived people throughout the world. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) DPH8162 JAN 01, 1986

Taylor, C.; Sarma, R.; Parker, R.; Reinke, W.; Faruqee, R.; Johns Hopkins University Disclosed

Fertility correlates in China (English)

The paper's main objective is to analyze the relationship between fertility and economic well being in the People's Republic of China. We employ a rather unique data set consisting of three repeated cross-sections for the years 1975, 1980 and 1982 over 46 counties in 4 provinces. ... See More +

Departmental Working Paper DRD99 AUG 01, 1984

van der Gaag, J. Disclosed

The economics of fertility with examples from Asia (English)

Working Paper (Numbered Series) DPH8102 JAN 01, 1981

Eligible for Disclosure

Population and rural health in an African context (English)

The goals of the family planning program, which would be integrated with maternal and child health (MCH) care, were to reduce the population growth rate from 3.3 to 3.0 percent and improve the health of mothers and children. ... See More +

Working Paper UNN171 JAN 01, 1981

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International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) Board of Governors resolution ; no. 657 : child planning benefit for Executive Directors and their Alternates (English)
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SEP 13, 2017 119757 Board Report
An examination of elderly co-residence in the developing world (English)
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MAY 01, 2015 96557 Brief
Socioeconomic differences in adolescent sexual and reproductive health : family planning (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 93933 Brief
Transforming family planning outlook and practice in Egypt : a rights-based approach (English)
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JUL 16, 2013 90596 Working Paper
Saving lives and supporting healthy development through results-based financing (Chinese)
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APR 16, 2012 96402 Brief
Teenage pregnancy and opportunities in Latin America and the Caribbean on early child bearing, poverty, and economic achievement (Vol. 2) : Teenage pregnancy book 2013 (English)
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JAN 01, 2012 83167 Working Paper
India - Improving child and maternal health in Tamil Nadu : Inde - Améliorer la santé infantile et maternelle dans le Tamil Nadu (French)
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APR 13, 2011 97759 Brief
India - Improving child and maternal health in Tamil Nadu : India - Mejora de la salud materna e infantil en Tamil Nadu (Spanish)
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APR 13, 2011 97759 Brief
Unmet need for contraception (English)
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MAR 01, 2010 57924 Brief
Corporate governance and family control (English)
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JAN 01, 2004 35705 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Los limites de la ley : la salud reproductiva en la Argentina (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2003 36409 Working Paper
Indonesia - Early Childhood Education and Development Project (English)
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NOV 01, 1997 38480 Project Information Document
How fast is fertility declining in Botswana and Zimbabwe? : Quel est le rythme de la baisse de la fécondité au Botswana et au Zimbabwe? (French)
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APR 01, 1995 WDP258 Publication English
Benefits of integrating family planning with health services : the Narangwal experiment (English)
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JAN 01, 1986 DPH8162 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Fertility correlates in China (English)
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AUG 01, 1984 DRD99 Departmental Working Paper
The economics of fertility with examples from Asia (English)
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JAN 01, 1981 DPH8102 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Population and rural health in an African context (English)
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JAN 01, 1981 UNN171 Working Paper