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The impact of private sector internship and training on urban youth in Kenya (English)

This study uses a randomized experiment to evaluate the impacts of the training and internship program piloted in Nairobi, Mombasa and Kisumu counties by the Kenya Private Sector Alliance and the Government of Kenya with support from the World Bank’s Kenya Youth Empowerment Project. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7404 AUG 27, 2015

Honorati,Maddalena

The impact of Syrians refugees on the Turkish labor market (English)

Civil war in Syria has resulted in more than four million refugees fleeing the country, of which 1.8 million have found refuge in Turkey, making it the largest refugee-hosting country worldwide. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7402 AUG 24, 2015

Del Carpio,Ximena Vanessa; Wagner,Mathis Christoph

Kosovo - Education System Improvement Project (English)

The objective of the Education System Improvement Project for Kosovo is to strengthen selected systems that contribute to quality, accountability, and efficiency improvements in education in the Republic of Kosovo. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD1015 AUG 19, 2015

The impact of vocational schooling on human capital development in developing countries : evidence from China (English)

A number of developing countries are currently promoting vocational education and training (VET) as a way to build human capital and strengthen economic growth. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7396 AUG 18, 2015

Loyalka,Prashant Kumar; Huang,Xiaoting; Zhang,Linxiu; Wei,Jianguo; Yi,Hongmei; Song,Yingquan; Shi,Yaojiang; Chu,James

Ghana - Partnership for Education Grant Project : restructuring (English)

The development objective of the Partnership for Education Grant Project for Ghana is to improve the planning, monitoring, and delivery of basic education services in deprived districts of the recipients territory. ... See More +

Project Paper RES17147 AUG 17, 2015

Mikesell,Deborah Newitter

The impact of an accountability intervention with diagnostic feedback : evidence from Mexico (English)

In 2009, the Mexican state of Colima implemented a low-stakes accountability intervention with diagnostic feedback among 108 public primary schools with the lowest test scores in the national student assessment. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7393 AUG 13, 2015

De Hoyos Navarro,Rafael E.; Garcia Moreno,Vicente A.; Patrinos,Harry Anthony

Afghanistan - Second Education Quality Improvement Program Project : restructuring (English)

The objective of the Second Education Quality Improvement Program Project for Afghanistan is to increase equitable access to quality basic education especially for girls through school grants, teacher training and strengthened institutional capacity with support from communities and private providers. ... See More +

Project Paper RES20388 AUG 10, 2015

Lahire,Nathalie

Chile - Social Inclusion for Shared Prosperity Development Policy Loan Project (English)

Program Information Document 99164 AUG 10, 2015

Gender education gaps among indigenous and nonindigenous groups in Bolivia (English)

This paper studies gender education gaps among indigenous and nonindigenous groups in Bolivia. Using the National Census of Population and Housing 2012 and an estimation method analogous to difference-in-differences, the paper finds that the intersection of gender and indigenous identity confers cumulative disadvantage for indigenous women in literacy, years of schooling, and primary and secondary school completion. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7387 AUG 10, 2015

Reimao,Maira Emy Nakayama; Tas,Emcet Oktay

The impact of secondary schooling in Kenya : a regression discontinuity analysis (English)

This paper estimates the impacts of secondary school on human capital, occupational choice, and fertility for young adults in Kenya. The probability of admission to government secondary school rises sharply at a score close to the national mean on a standardized 8th grade examination, permitting the estimation of causal effects of schooling in a regression discontinuity framework. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7384 AUG 06, 2015

Ozier,Owen

Armenia - Education Improvement Project (Vol. 5) : procurement plan - training (English)

Procurement Plan 98759 AUG 05, 2015

Armenia - Education Improvement Project (Vol. 4) : procurement plan - works (English)

Procurement Plan 98759 AUG 05, 2015

Armenia - Education Improvement Project (Vol. 2) : procurement plan - goods (English)

Procurement Plan 98759 AUG 05, 2015

Armenia - Education Improvement Project : procurement plan - consultants (English)

Procurement Plan 98759 AUG 05, 2015

Bangladesh - Additional Financing of the Skills and Training Enhancement Project : indigenous peoples plan : Social management framework (English)

The objective of the Additional Financing of the Skills and Training Enhancement Project for Bangladesh is to strengthen selected public and private training institutions to improve training quality and employability of trainees, including those from disadvantaged socioeconomic backgrounds. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan SFG1313 AUG 01, 2015

Cambodia - Early Childhood Care and Development for Floating Villages Project (English)

Project Information Document 98753 JUL 30, 2015

Charter school entry and school choice: the case of Washington, D.C. (English)

This paper develops and estimates an equilibrium model of charter school entry and school choice. In the model, households choose among public, private, and charter schools, and a regulator authorizes charter entry and mandates charter exit. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7383 JUL 29, 2015

Ferreyra,Maria Marta; Kosenok,Grigory

Getting textbooks to every child in Sub-Saharan Africa (English)

Countries in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) have made commendable progress in expanding access to basic education, but continue to face challenges in improving the quality of education. ... See More +

Working Paper 98746 JUL 27, 2015

French

Does longer compulsory education equalize schooling by gender and rural/urban residence ? (English)

This study examines the effects of the extension of compulsory schooling from 5 to 8 years in Turkey in 1997—which involved substantial investment in school infrastructure—on schooling outcomes and, in particular, on the equality of these outcomes between men and women, and urban and rural residents using the Turkish Demographic and Health Surveys. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7377 JUL 24, 2015

Kırdar,Murat G.; Dayıoğlu,Meltem; Koç,İsmet

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The impact of private sector internship and training on urban youth in Kenya (English)
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AUG 27, 2015 WPS7404 Policy Research Working Paper
The impact of Syrians refugees on the Turkish labor market (English)
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AUG 24, 2015 WPS7402 Policy Research Working Paper
Kosovo - Education System Improvement Project (English)
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AUG 19, 2015 PAD1015 Project Appraisal Document
The impact of vocational schooling on human capital development in developing countries : evidence from China (English)
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AUG 18, 2015 WPS7396 Policy Research Working Paper
Ghana - Partnership for Education Grant Project : restructuring (English)
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AUG 17, 2015 RES17147 Project Paper
The impact of an accountability intervention with diagnostic feedback : evidence from Mexico (English)
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AUG 13, 2015 WPS7393 Policy Research Working Paper
Afghanistan - Second Education Quality Improvement Program Project : restructuring (English)
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AUG 10, 2015 RES20388 Project Paper
Chile - Social Inclusion for Shared Prosperity Development Policy Loan Project (English)
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AUG 10, 2015 99164 Program Information Document
Gender education gaps among indigenous and nonindigenous groups in Bolivia (English)
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AUG 10, 2015 WPS7387 Policy Research Working Paper
The impact of secondary schooling in Kenya : a regression discontinuity analysis (English)
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AUG 06, 2015 WPS7384 Policy Research Working Paper
Armenia - Education Improvement Project (Vol. 5) : procurement plan - training (English)
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AUG 05, 2015 98759 Procurement Plan
Armenia - Education Improvement Project (Vol. 4) : procurement plan - works (English)
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AUG 05, 2015 98759 Procurement Plan
Armenia - Education Improvement Project (Vol. 2) : procurement plan - goods (English)
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AUG 05, 2015 98759 Procurement Plan
Armenia - Education Improvement Project : procurement plan - consultants (English)
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AUG 05, 2015 98759 Procurement Plan
Bangladesh - Additional Financing of the Skills and Training Enhancement Project : indigenous peoples plan : Social management framework (English)
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AUG 01, 2015 SFG1313 Indigenous Peoples Plan
Cambodia - Early Childhood Care and Development for Floating Villages Project (English)
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JUL 30, 2015 98753 Project Information Document
Charter school entry and school choice: the case of Washington, D.C. (English)
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JUL 29, 2015 WPS7383 Policy Research Working Paper
Eastern Africa - Sustainable Management of the Nyika Transfrontier Conservation Area Project : procurement plan nuumber 7 - dated January 1, 2015 to June 30th, 2016 (English)
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JUL 29, 2015 98571 Procurement Plan
Getting textbooks to every child in Sub-Saharan Africa (English)
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JUL 27, 2015 98746 Working Paper French
Does longer compulsory education equalize schooling by gender and rural/urban residence ? (English)
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JUL 24, 2015 WPS7377 Policy Research Working Paper