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Prepared to learn : how school health and school feeding policies help student learn (English)

Healthy children are better able than sick or malnourished children to go to school and learn. Developed and developing countries are increasingly concerned about how children’s health impacts their school attendance, learning, and development. ... See More +

Brief 93788 SEP 01, 12014

Chiting Louie, Michelle

Azerbaijan - Second Education Sector Development Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 93514 JAN 06, 2015

Born with a silver spoon : inequality in educational achievement across the world (English)

This paper assesses inequality of opportunity in educational achievement using the Human Opportunity Index methodology on data from the Programme for International Student Assessment. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7152 JAN 01, 2015

Balcazar, Carlos Felipe; Narayan, Ambar; Tiwari, Sailesh

Papua New Guinea Reading Education Project (English)

Access to resources is low across the elementary and primary school systems in Papua New Guinea. The National Department of Education (NODE) is keenly aware that enrollment in primary and elementary school provide little value unless equal priority is given to improving teaching and learning. ... See More +

Brief 93494 JAN 01, 2015

Vu, Binh Thanh; Baine, Mordecai

The rise in education attainment in MENA in comparative perspective (English)

While education stocks (measured as the number of years of schooling attained per person over age 15) have risen significantly in all regions, they have risen the fastest in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. ... See More +

Brief 93706 JAN 01, 2015

Iqbal, Farrukh

Can skills training increase employment for young women? : the case of Liberia (English)

This paper summarizes rigorous impact evaluation results from the Economic Empowerment of Adolescent Girls Project (EPAG) in Liberia and presents long-term project results gathered in an end-line survey. ... See More +

Brief 90069 JAN 01, 2015

The skills road : skills for employability in Uzbekistan (Russian)

This report addresses a fundamental question facing policymakers in Uzbekistan: are worker skills hindering employment outcomes? The main finding of the report is that, indeed, worker skills gaps are hindering employment outcomes in Uzbekistan. ... See More +

Working Paper 91010 JAN 01, 2015

Ajwad, Mohamed Ihsan; Abdulloev, Ilhom; Audy, Robin; Hut, Stefan; Laat, Joost de; Kheyfets, Igor; Larrison, Jennica; Nikoloski, Zlatko; Torracchi, Federico English

Broken gears : the value added of higher education on teachers' academic achievement (English)

Good teachers are essential for high-quality educational systems. However, little is known about teachers' skills formation during college. By combining two standardized tests for Colombian students, one taken at the end of senior year in high school and the other when students are near graduation from college, this paper documents the extent to which education majors relatively improve or deteriorate their skills in quantitative reasoning, native language, and foreign language, in comparison to students in other programs. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7168 JAN 01, 2015

Balcazar, Carlos Felipe; Nopo, Hugo

Increasing access by waiving tuition : evidence from Haiti (English)

Despite impressive gains in increasing access to school over the past 20 years, an estimated 57 million children worldwide do not go to school. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7175 JAN 01, 2015

Adelman, Melissa A.; Holland, Peter A.

Cameroon - CAMEROON--Equity and Quality for Improved Learning Project : P133338 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 02 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR17313 DEC 31, 2014

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Nepal - Second Higher Education Project (English)

The Second Higher Education Project for Nepal has the following revised project development objectives: (a) enhanced quality, efficiency and relevance of higher education through a set of systemic reforms and incentives to selected institutions; and (b) improved access for academically qualified students from disadvantaged groups in (i) higher education and (ii) higher secondary education. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR2849 DEC 30, 2014

Afghanistan - Skills and Development Project (English)

The Afghanistan Skills and Development Project received a moderately satisfactory outcome rating with significant risk to development outcome. Both the Bank and the Borrower received moderately satisfactory performance ratings. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3252 DEC 30, 2014

Egypt - Early Childhood Education Enhancement Project (English)

The Early Childhood Education Enhancement Project for the Arab Republic of Egypt aimed to support an increase in the access to early childhood education of 4 and 5 year-old children, particularly the disadvantaged, and also to equip kindergarten classes with learning materials. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3220 DEC 29, 2014

West Bank and Gaza - Education to Work Transition Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 93432 DEC 24, 2014

Vietnam - Higher Education Development Policy Program (English)

The Vietnam Higher Education Development Policy Program received a moderately satisfactory outcome with negligible to low risk to development outcome. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3269 DEC 24, 2014

Iraq - Third Emergency Education Project (English)

The Third Emergency Education Project for Iraq received a moderately satisfactory outcome rating with a high risk to development outcome. Both the Bank and Borrower received moderately unsatisfactory performance ratings. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3168 DEC 16, 2014

Brazil - Service Delivery and Fiscal Management DPL Project (English)

Program Information Document 93412 DEC 04, 2014

Strengthening Kazakhstan's education systems : an analysis of PISA 2009 and 2012 (English)

Kazakhstan's Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) 2012 performance improved markedly compared to 2009, and indicated a narrowing achievement gap among students. ... See More +

Working Paper 92913 DEC 03, 2014

Inoue, Keiko; Gortazar, Lucas

Strengthening Kazakhstan's education systems : an analysis of PISA 2009 and 2012 (Russian)

Kazakhstan's Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) 2012 performance improved markedly compared to 2009, and indicated a narrowing achievement gap among students. ... See More +

Working Paper 92913 DEC 03, 2014

Inoue, Keiko; Gortazar, Lucas

Argentine - Second Rural Education Improvement Project : chair summary (English)

Board Summary 92947 DEC 02, 2014

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Prepared to learn : how school health and school feeding policies help student learn (English)
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SEP 01, 12014 93788 Brief
Azerbaijan - Second Education Sector Development Project : procurement plan (English)
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JAN 06, 2015 93514 Procurement Plan
Born with a silver spoon : inequality in educational achievement across the world (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 WPS7152 Policy Research Working Paper
Papua New Guinea Reading Education Project (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 93494 Brief
The rise in education attainment in MENA in comparative perspective (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 93706 Brief
Can skills training increase employment for young women? : the case of Liberia (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 90069 Brief
The skills road : skills for employability in Uzbekistan (Russian)
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JAN 01, 2015 91010 Working Paper English
Broken gears : the value added of higher education on teachers' academic achievement (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 WPS7168 Policy Research Working Paper
Increasing access by waiving tuition : evidence from Haiti (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 WPS7175 Policy Research Working Paper
Cameroon - CAMEROON--Equity and Quality for Improved Learning Project : P133338 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 02 (English)
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DEC 31, 2014 ISR17313 Implementation Status and Results Report
Nepal - Second Higher Education Project (English)
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DEC 30, 2014 ICR2849 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Afghanistan - Skills and Development Project (English)
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DEC 30, 2014 ICR3252 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Egypt - Early Childhood Education Enhancement Project (English)
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DEC 29, 2014 ICR3220 Implementation Completion and Results Report
West Bank and Gaza - Education to Work Transition Project : procurement plan (English)
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DEC 24, 2014 93432 Procurement Plan
Vietnam - Higher Education Development Policy Program (English)
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DEC 24, 2014 ICR3269 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Iraq - Third Emergency Education Project (English)
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DEC 16, 2014 ICR3168 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Brazil - Service Delivery and Fiscal Management DPL Project (English)
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DEC 04, 2014 93412 Program Information Document
Strengthening Kazakhstan's education systems : an analysis of PISA 2009 and 2012 (English)
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DEC 03, 2014 92913 Working Paper
Strengthening Kazakhstan's education systems : an analysis of PISA 2009 and 2012 (Russian)
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DEC 03, 2014 92913 Working Paper
Argentine - Second Rural Education Improvement Project : chair summary (English)
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DEC 02, 2014 92947 Board Summary