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Innovative procurement practices in Iraq's social safety net program (Inglés)

Well-functioning institutions are critical to reducing poverty and boosting growth. However, fragile and conflict-affected states generally lack the political and institutional structures needed to address pockets of poverty and promote development. ... Vea más +

Resumen 80252 AUG 01, 2013

Ali, Nazaneen Ismail; Jacobs, Andrew; Lipson, Rachel; Isoldi, Fabio

Cost benefit studies on disaster risk reduction in developing countries (Inglés)

The focus of development actors working in the area of disaster management has shifted substantially from disaster recovery to disaster risk reduction over the past decade, coinciding with the decade of the Hyogo Framework for Action (HFA) 2005-2015. ... Vea más +

Resumen 80584 AUG 01, 2013

KC, Shyam

Improving the reliability of weather and climate services in Yemen (Inglés)

The Republic of Yemen, situated on the southern end of the Arabian Peninsula, is one of the poorest countries in the world. In addition to significant development challenges, Yemen is particularly vulnerable to climate change. ... Vea más +

Resumen 80251 JUL 01, 2013

Sieghart, Lia Carol; Rogers, David

Land value capture in urban DRM programs (Inglés)

Risk-sensitive land use planning is vital for sustainable economic development and effective Disaster Risk Management (DRM). Urban development programs should adopt risk-sensitive land use planning to encourage resilient development guiding the growth of people, assets and services within and away from hazardous zones. ... Vea más +

Resumen 80583 JUL 01, 2013

Dharmavaram, Soumya

Iraq - A multi-country south-south knowledge exchange on social safety nets (Inglés)

South-South knowledge exchanges are increasingly recognized as one of the most effective learning and development tools. While it is important to facilitate such exchange of first-hand experiences and lessons across developing countries, what is even more important is what is actually done with the outcomes of the learning and knowledge sharing that take place across boundaries. ... Vea más +

Resumen 80249 JUN 01, 2013

Alkhoja, Ghassan; Dawani, Zaina

MENA and public consultations (Inglés)

The integration of consultation mechanisms throughout the policymaking process has proved to be a valuable instrument to help strengthen government-citizen interaction and improve the quality of government policies on key development areas by leading to better designed development projects, more effective service delivery, and improvements in the targeting of benefits. ... Vea más +

Resumen 80250 JUN 01, 2013

Bteddini, Lida

Can disadvantaged kids ever catch up with better-off peers? (Inglés)

The World Bank is focused on developing and supporting programs that help children reach their potential and live lives free of poverty. To help build a body of evidence of what works, the World Bank financed an evaluation of a program in Jamaica that targeted mothers of babies stunted due to malnutrition. ... Vea más +

Resumen 77086 MAY 01, 2013

Marcus, Aliza

Justice sector services and the poor in Jordan : determining needs and priorities (Inglés)

Understanding the demands and priorities of poor persons is important to effectively target services in the justice sector. To help enhance data, in 2012 the Department of Statistics implemented a survey of 10,000 households focusing on the justice sector the first of its kind in Jordan. ... Vea más +

Resumen 77426 MAY 01, 2013

Prettitore, Paul

Asset prices, macro prudential regulation, and monetary policy (Inglés)

Confidence in combining inflation-targeting-cum-flexible-exchange-rate regimes with isolated micro prudential regulation as a means to guarantee both macroeconomic and financial stability has been shattered by the scale and synchronization of the asset price booms and busts that preceded the global financial crisis. ... Vea más +

Resumen 77453 MAY 01, 2013

Canuto, Otaviano; Cavallari, Matheus

From noise to signal : the successful turnaround of poverty measurement in Colombia (Inglés)

In the mid-2000s, poverty measurement in Colombia was at a standstill. A dated poverty measurement methodology was clashing with improvements in the national household survey system. ... Vea más +

Resumen 77730 MAY 01, 2013

Azevedo, Joao Pedro

A changing China : implications for developing countries (Inglés)

Three decades of rapid growth and structural change have transformed China into an upper-middle-income country and global economic powerhouse. ... Vea más +

Resumen 77910 MAY 01, 2013

Schellekens, Philip

Implementing an advanced cash transfer program in the Palestinian territories (Inglés)

The Palestinian Authority (PA)- administered Cash Transfer Program (CTP) is considered one of the most advanced cash assistance programs in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. ... Vea más +

Resumen 80247 MAY 01, 2013

Hillis, Samira; Leite, Phillippe; McDonald, Laura; Frost, Lillian

MENA regional brief (Inglés)

The process of political change and transition across much of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) continued into 2013, with a great degree of heterogeneity across countries. ... Vea más +

Resumen 80248 MAY 01, 2013

Yemen - Stimulating business and employment (Inglés)

Yemen is at a crossroads. Two years after popular unrest led to the ousting of the former president, there is now a coalition government, and the beginnings of a national political transition. ... Vea más +

Resumen 76812 APR 01, 2013

Kuwait - Fostering sustainable investment through modern commercial law systems (Inglés)

The Government of Kuwait (GOK) is now moving decisively to reform its insolvency and creditor/debtor regime (ICR). Stakeholders recognize that Kuwait's ICR system had fallen behind that required for a modern economy. ... Vea más +

Resumen 76883 APR 01, 2013

Cojocaru, Iulia; Johnson, Gordon W.; Mako, William; Mokal, Riz

Can trade reduce poverty in Africa? (Inglés)

While most economists accept that, in the long run, open economies fare better in aggregate than closed ones, many fears that trade could harm the poor. ... Vea más +

Resumen 76975 APR 01, 2013

Goff, Maelan Le; Singh, Rajun Jan

Another piece of the job creation puzzle : developing the MSME sector in Egypt (Inglés)

The Egyptian revolution resulted in key challenges but also opportunities. It has highlighted the need for more jobs, a level playing field, good governance (transparency and accountability), as well as a fair and competitive environment to accelerate inclusive growth. ... Vea más +

Resumen 80244 APR 01, 2013

Nasr, Sahar; Abd, Yara El

Supporting access to finance for micro, small and medium enterprises with partial credit guarantees : the Moroccan experience (Inglés)

Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) represent an important pillar of the Moroccan economy. Estimates indicate they account for more than 90 percent of all enterprises and contribute to 21.6 percent of total employment. ... Vea más +

Resumen 80245 APR 01, 2013

Aziz, Teymour Abdel

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) : community of practice on employment and social safety nets (Inglés)

The World Bank is now supporting and facilitating the establishment of the first community of practice in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region in the area of employment and social safety nets. ... Vea más +

Resumen 75759 MAR 01, 2013

Angel-Urdinalo, Diego F.; Caillava, Ines Rodriguez; Semlali, Amina

Supporting job creation and innovation through MSME development in MENA (Inglés)

Employment generation is a critical challenge facing policymakers in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, particularly since the Arab uprisings as citizens challenge governments to provide greater economic and social opportunities. ... Vea más +

Resumen 77924 MAR 01, 2013

McConaghy, Peter

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Innovative procurement practices in Iraq's social safety net program (Inglés)
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AUG 01, 2013 80252 Resumen
Cost benefit studies on disaster risk reduction in developing countries (Inglés)
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Improving the reliability of weather and climate services in Yemen (Inglés)
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JUL 01, 2013 80251 Resumen
Land value capture in urban DRM programs (Inglés)
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JUL 01, 2013 80583 Resumen
Iraq - A multi-country south-south knowledge exchange on social safety nets (Inglés)
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JUN 01, 2013 80249 Resumen
MENA and public consultations (Inglés)
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Can disadvantaged kids ever catch up with better-off peers? (Inglés)
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MAY 01, 2013 77086 Resumen
Justice sector services and the poor in Jordan : determining needs and priorities (Inglés)
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MAY 01, 2013 77426 Resumen
Asset prices, macro prudential regulation, and monetary policy (Inglés)
Vea más +
MAY 01, 2013 77453 Resumen
From noise to signal : the successful turnaround of poverty measurement in Colombia (Inglés)
Vea más +
MAY 01, 2013 77730 Resumen
A changing China : implications for developing countries (Inglés)
Vea más +
MAY 01, 2013 77910 Resumen
Implementing an advanced cash transfer program in the Palestinian territories (Inglés)
Vea más +
MAY 01, 2013 80247 Resumen
MENA regional brief (Inglés)
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MAY 01, 2013 80248 Resumen
Yemen - Stimulating business and employment (Inglés)
Vea más +
APR 01, 2013 76812 Resumen
Kuwait - Fostering sustainable investment through modern commercial law systems (Inglés)
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APR 01, 2013 76883 Resumen
Can trade reduce poverty in Africa? (Inglés)
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APR 01, 2013 76975 Resumen
Another piece of the job creation puzzle : developing the MSME sector in Egypt (Inglés)
Vea más +
APR 01, 2013 80244 Resumen
Supporting access to finance for micro, small and medium enterprises with partial credit guarantees : the Moroccan experience (Inglés)
Vea más +
APR 01, 2013 80245 Resumen
The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) : community of practice on employment and social safety nets (Inglés)
Vea más +
MAR 01, 2013 75759 Resumen
Supporting job creation and innovation through MSME development in MENA (Inglés)
Vea más +
MAR 01, 2013 77924 Resumen