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Progress in the face of insecurity : improving health outcomes in Afghanistan : policy brief (English)

Afghanistan has made strong gains in health outcomes, health service coverage andhealth systems performance since 2003, with a particular impact on women andchildren's health. ... See More +

Working Paper 123809 MAR 01, 2018

Chopra,Mickey; Arur,Aneesa Disclosed

Burundi - Health Sector Development Support Project (English)

Ratings for the Health Sector Development Support Project for Burundi were as follows: outcome was satisfactory, Bank performance was satisfactory, and monitoring and evaluation quality was substantial. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR4308 FEB 21, 2018

Disclosed

Gabon - Fourth Adaptable Program Loan (APL4) for the Central African Backbone Project : indigenous peoples plan : Cadre de planification des peoples autochtones (French)

Indigenous Peoples Plan SFG3682 OCT 09, 2017

Feno,Paul-Jean Disclosed

The Geography of Welfare in Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, and Togo : Géographie du bien-être au Bénin, au Burkina Faso, en Côte d’Ivoire et au Togo (French)

This report aims to assess the spatial disparities in economic development along four important dimensions: (i) It provides stylized facts of the underlying forces behind within-country inequality, namely natural endowment, agglomeration economies, and market access. ... See More +

Other Poverty Study 118151 AUG 01, 2017

Dizon,Felipe Jr Fadullon; Nguyen,Nga Thi Viet English Disclosed

Assessing Africa's policies and institutions : 2016 CPIA results for Africa : Évaluation des politiques et des institutions en Afrique : Résultats de la CPIA 2016 pour l'Afrique (French)

Sub-Saharan Africa faced another challenging year in 2016. Economic activity continued to weaken, amid less favorable terms of trade, slowdown in global growth, and difficult domestic conditions. ... See More +

Working Paper 117514 JUL 01, 2017

English Disclosed

Haiti - Statistical Capacity Building Project (French)

The objective of the Statistical Capacity Building Project for Haiti is to (i) assist in the production, analyses and dissemination of the findings of the fifth population and housing census and (ii) strengthen the human and technological capacities of the IHSI. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD2231 MAR 01, 2017

English Disclosed

Burundi - Sustainable Coffee Landscape Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Cadre de politique de réinstallation involontaire des populations (French)

Environmental Assessment SFG2936 JAN 26, 2017

Simbananiye,Aurore Disclosed

Congo, Democratic Republic of - Human Development Systems Strengthening Project : procurement plan : Plan de passation des marches (French)

Procurement Plan 95718 DEC 12, 2014

Disclosed

Mongolia - Mining Infrastructure Investment Support Project : procurement plan (Mongolian,English)

Procurement Plan 91656 OCT 17, 2014

Disclosed

Demography, aging, and mobility in the ECA region : a critical overview of trends and future challenges (Russian)

The countries of the Europe and Central Asia (ECA) region are confronting a number of demographic challenges over the coming decades. These include shrinking populations and labor forces because of below replacement-level fertility and older age structures, high mortality in a large portion of the region, aging populations and high dependency ratios, shrinking youth populations and less new entrants to the labor force, and relatively immobile populations. ... See More +

Working Paper 103802 NOV 07, 2013

Heleniak,Timothy E.; Canagarajah,Sudharshan Disclosed

Global burden of disease: generating evidence, guiding policy main findings from the South Asia regional edition (English)

The main findings from the South Asia Regional Edition of the brief, Global Burden of Disease: Generating Evidence, Guiding Policy include: 1) Substantial progress has been made in postponing death between 1970 and 2010 ; 2) Declines in mortality rates largely varied by age, with greatest improvements for young children; 3) Premature death and disability caused by most communicable diseases and newborn conditions have greatly declined; 4) HIV/AIDS is rapidly rising in the region; 5) Road injuries have taken a growing toll on health in the region; 6) Non-communicable diseases are now the leading causes of premature death and disability in the Middle East and North Africa; 7) Potentially preventable behavioral risk factors are rapidly contributing to greater disease burden over time; 8) Disease burden driven by risk factors for communicable diseases has substantially declined; 9) Global Burden of Disease (GBD) results allow countries to explore areas of success and identify areas of improvement relative to other countries within the region. ... See More +

Brief 80845 AUG 27, 2013

Disclosed

The global burden of disease : generating evidence, guiding policy - South Asia regional edition (English)

This report is based on seven papers for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010 published in The Lancet (December 13, 2010; 380). This publication summarizes the global GBD 2010 findings as well as the regional findings for South Asia. ... See More +

Publication 80849 AUG 27, 2013

Institue for Health Metrics and Evaluation University of Washington; Human Development Network the world Bank Disclosed

Global burden of disease: generating evidence, guiding policy main findings from the Sub-Saharan Africa regional edition (English)

The main findings from the Sub-Saharan Africa Regional Edition of the brief, Global Burden of Disease: Generating Evidence, Guiding Policy include: 1) Overall progress has been made in postponing death between 1970 and 2010; 2) Declines in mortality rates largely varied by age, with greatest improvements for young children; 3) Premature death and disability caused by some communicable diseases and newborn conditions has decreased, but they remain leading causes of premature death and illness; 4) Malaria and HIV/AIDS are now the first- and second-greatest causes of premature death and disability; 5) Road injuries have taken a growing toll on health in the region; 6) Non-communicable diseases are rapidly rising, especially for wealthier countries in the region; 7) Potentially preventable behavioral risk factors are rapidly contributing to greater disease burden over time; 8) Disease burden driven by risk factors for communicable diseases has substantially declined; 9) Global Burden of Disease (GBD) results allow countries to explore areas of success and identify areas of improvement relative to other countries within the region. ... See More +

Brief 80775 AUG 27, 2013

Disclosed

The global burden of disease : generating evidence, guiding policy - sub-Saharan Africa regional edition (English)

This report is based on seven papers for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010 published in The Lancet (December 13, 2010; 380). This publication summarizes the global GBD 2010 findings and highlights the regional findings for sub-Saharan Africa. ... See More +

Publication 80852 AUG 27, 2013

Human Development Network the World Bank; Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation Univ French Disclosed

Global burden of disease: generating evidence, guiding policy main findings from the Europe and Central Asia regional edition (English)

The main findings from the Europe and Central Asia Regional Edition of the brief, Global Burden of Disease: Generating Evidence, Guiding Policy include: 1) Substantial progress has been made in postponing death between 1970 and 2010; 2) Declines in mortality rates largely varied by age, with greatest improvements for young children; 3) Premature death and disability caused by most communicable diseases and newborn conditions have greatly declined; 4) HIV/AIDS is rapidly rising in the region; 5) Road injuries result in fewer healthy years lost for most countries in the region; 6) Non-communicable diseases are now the leading causes of premature death and disability in Europe and Central Asia; 7) Potentially preventable behavioral risk factors are rapidly contributing to greater disease burden over time; 8) Disease burden driven by risk factors for communicable diseases has substantially declined; 9) Global Burden of Disease (GBD) results allow countries to explore areas of success and identify areas of improvement relative to other countries within the region. ... See More +

Brief 80771 AUG 27, 2013

Disclosed

Global burden of disease: generating evidence, guiding policy main findings from the Latin America and Caribbean regional edition (English)

The main findings from the Latin America and Caribbean Regional Edition of the brief, Global Burden of Disease: Generating Evidence, Guiding Policy include: 1) Substantial progress has been made in postponing death between 1970 and 2010; 2) Declines in mortality rates largely varied by age, with greatest improvements for young children; 3) Premature death and disability caused by most communicable diseases and newborn conditions have greatly declined; 4) HIV/AIDS is rapidly rising in the region; 5) Interpersonal violence has taken a growing toll on health in many countries; 6) Non-communicable diseases are now the leading causes of premature death and disability in Latin America and Caribbean; 7) Potentially preventable behavioral risk factors are rapidly contributing to greater disease burden over time; 8) Disease burden driven by risk factors for communicable diseases has substantially declined; 9) Global Burden of Disease (GBD) results allow countries to explore areas of success and identify areas of improvement relative to other countries within the region. ... See More +

Brief 80772 AUG 27, 2013

Disclosed

Global burden of disease: generating evidence, guiding policy main findings from East Asia and Pacific regional edition (English)

The main findings from the East Asia and Pacific Regional Edition of the paper, Global Burden of Disease: Generating Evidence, Guiding Policy include: 1) Substantial progress has been made in postponing death between 1970 and 2010; 2) Declines in mortality rates largely varied by age, with greatest improvements for young children; 3) Premature death and disability caused by most communicable diseases and newborn conditions have greatly declined; 4) HIV/AIDS is rapidly rising in the region; 5) Non-communicable diseases are now the leading causes of premature death and disability in East Asia and the Pacific; 6) Non-communicable diseases are now the leading causes of premature death and disability in East Asia and the Pacific; 7) Disease burden driven by risk factors for communicable diseases has substantially declined; 8) Disease burden driven by risk factors for communicable diseases has substantially declined; 9) Potentially preventable behavioral risk factors are rapidly contributing to greater disease burden over time; and 10) Global Burden of Disease (GBD) results allow countries to explore areas of success and identify areas of improvement relative to other countries within the region. ... See More +

Brief 80770 AUG 27, 2013

Disclosed

Global burden of disease: generating evidence, guiding policy main findings from the Middle East and North Africa regional edition (English)

The main findings from the Middle East and North Africa Regional Edition of the brief, Global Burden of Disease: Generating Evidence, Guiding Policy include: 1) Substantial progress has been made in postponing death between 1970 and 2010; 2) Declines in mortality rates largely varied by age, with greatest improvements for young children; 3) Premature death and disability caused by most communicable diseases and newborn conditions have greatly declined; 4) HIV/AIDS is rapidly rising in the region; 5) Road injuries have taken a growing toll on health in the region; 6) Non-communicable diseases are now the leading causes of premature death and disability in the Middle East and North Africa; 7) Potentially preventable behavioral risk factors are rapidly contributing to greater disease burden over time; 8) Disease burden driven by risk factors for communicable diseases has substantially declined; 9) Global Burden of Disease (GBD) results allow countries to explore areas of success and identify areas of improvement relative to other countries within the region. ... See More +

Brief 80773 AUG 27, 2013

Disclosed

Uganda - Country results profile : Uganda - Resultados del pais (Spanish)

Thanks to a sustained record of prudent economic management and reform, Uganda has maintained high economic growth and reduction in poverty for more than a decade. ... See More +

Brief 93585 MAY 11, 2012

French, English Disclosed

Brazil - Second Phase of the Amazon Region Protected Areas Program Project (GEF) : Brasil - Segunda Fase da Programa Áreas Protegidas da Amazônia (Portuguese)

The objective of the Second Phase of the Amazon Region Protected Areas (ARPA) Program Project (GEF) for Brazil is to expand and consolidate the system of protected areas in the Amazon region, and to strengthen the mechanisms for its financial sustainability. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document 66846 JAN 27, 2012

English Disclosed

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Progress in the face of insecurity : improving health outcomes in Afghanistan : policy brief (English)
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MAR 01, 2018 123809 Working Paper
Burundi - Health Sector Development Support Project (English)
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FEB 21, 2018 ICR4308 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Gabon - Fourth Adaptable Program Loan (APL4) for the Central African Backbone Project : indigenous peoples plan : Cadre de planification des peoples autochtones (French)
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OCT 09, 2017 SFG3682 Indigenous Peoples Plan
The Geography of Welfare in Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, and Togo : Géographie du bien-être au Bénin, au Burkina Faso, en Côte d’Ivoire et au Togo (French)
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AUG 01, 2017 118151 Other Poverty Study English
Assessing Africa's policies and institutions : 2016 CPIA results for Africa : Évaluation des politiques et des institutions en Afrique : Résultats de la CPIA 2016 pour l'Afrique (French)
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JUL 01, 2017 117514 Working Paper English
Haiti - Statistical Capacity Building Project (French)
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MAR 01, 2017 PAD2231 Project Appraisal Document English
Burundi - Sustainable Coffee Landscape Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Cadre de politique de réinstallation involontaire des populations (French)
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JAN 26, 2017 SFG2936 Environmental Assessment
Congo, Democratic Republic of - Human Development Systems Strengthening Project : procurement plan : Plan de passation des marches (French)
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DEC 12, 2014 95718 Procurement Plan
Mongolia - Mining Infrastructure Investment Support Project : procurement plan (Mongolian,English)
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OCT 17, 2014 91656 Procurement Plan
Demography, aging, and mobility in the ECA region : a critical overview of trends and future challenges (Russian)
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NOV 07, 2013 103802 Working Paper
Global burden of disease: generating evidence, guiding policy main findings from the South Asia regional edition (English)
See More +
AUG 27, 2013 80845 Brief
The global burden of disease : generating evidence, guiding policy - South Asia regional edition (English)
See More +
AUG 27, 2013 80849 Publication
Global burden of disease: generating evidence, guiding policy main findings from the Sub-Saharan Africa regional edition (English)
See More +
AUG 27, 2013 80775 Brief
The global burden of disease : generating evidence, guiding policy - sub-Saharan Africa regional edition (English)
See More +
AUG 27, 2013 80852 Publication French
Global burden of disease: generating evidence, guiding policy main findings from the Europe and Central Asia regional edition (English)
See More +
AUG 27, 2013 80771 Brief
Global burden of disease: generating evidence, guiding policy main findings from the Latin America and Caribbean regional edition (English)
See More +
AUG 27, 2013 80772 Brief
Global burden of disease: generating evidence, guiding policy main findings from East Asia and Pacific regional edition (English)
See More +
AUG 27, 2013 80770 Brief
Global burden of disease: generating evidence, guiding policy main findings from the Middle East and North Africa regional edition (English)
See More +
AUG 27, 2013 80773 Brief
Uganda - Country results profile : Uganda - Resultados del pais (Spanish)
See More +
MAY 11, 2012 93585 Brief French, English
Brazil - Second Phase of the Amazon Region Protected Areas Program Project (GEF) : Brasil - Segunda Fase da Programa Áreas Protegidas da Amazônia (Portuguese)
See More +
JAN 27, 2012 66846 Project Appraisal Document English