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  • Out of school youth in sub-Saharan Africa

    Out of school youth in sub-Saharan Africa
    av World Bank

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464805059

    This report examines the state of out-of-school youth in Sub-Saharan Africa. It analyzes factors that lead youth to drop out of school and reviews policies and programs designed to keep youth in school, bring youth back to school, or to transition o…

  • The last mile on the route to quality service delivery

    The last mile on the route to quality service delivery
    av World Bank

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464810695

    This report begins to fill this gap by investigating the role of within-facility accountability mechanisms in the education and health sectors of Jordan. To do this, an analysis of existing and original data from these sectors was conducted in which…

  • Reduire la Pauvrete et Investir dans le Capital Humain

    Reduire la Pauvrete et Investir dans le Capital Humain
    av Victoria Monchuk, Victoria Monchuk

    Häftad - 2015 - Franska - ISBN: 9781464805707

    Cet ouvrage examine la situation, les caracteristiques, la performance et le financement des filets sociaux en Afrique. Il identifie comment les gouvernements peuvent renforcer les filets sociaux afin que mieux proteger les pauvres et amelioration l…

  • How shanghai does it

    How shanghai does it
    av Xiaoyan Liang

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464807909

    The Shanghai basic education system has garnered significant attention since its extraordinary performance in the 2009 and 2012 Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA), a global assessment of 15-year-olds educational abilities. Among t…

  • The Health Workforce in Latin America and the Caribbean

    The Health Workforce in Latin America and the Caribbean
    av Carmen Carpio

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464805943

    This report provides a status update on the human resources for health (HRH) sub-system in six Latin American and Caribbean countries: Colombia, Costa Rica, Jamaica, Panama, Peru, and Uruguay. The report structures its discussion around how the heal…

  • Faire de l'Enseignement superieur le moteur du developpement en Afrique Sub-saharienne

    Faire de l'Enseignement superieur le moteur du developpement en Afrique Sub-saharienne

    Häftad - 2009 - Franska - ISBN: 9780821379264

    The revival of economic growth across Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) since the beginning of the millennium is a heartening development. Sustaining it over the indefinite future is not only a necessity, but also a challenge of the first order. The key to e…

  • Faire de l'Enseignement superieur le moteur du developpement en Afrique Sub-saharienne

    Faire de l'Enseignement superieur le moteur du developpement en Afrique Sub-saharienne

    Häftad - 2009 - Franska - ISBN: 9780821379264

    The revival of economic growth across Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) since the beginning of the millennium is a heartening development. Sustaining it over the indefinite future is not only a necessity, but also a challenge of the first order. The key to e…

  • As time goes by in Argentina

    As time goes by in Argentina
    av World Bank

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464805301

    Argentina is passing through a demographic transition that constitutes a window of economic and social opportunities and challenges. Argentina s working-age population represents the largest proportion of its total population. The country just began…

  • Efficient Learning for the Poor

    Efficient Learning for the Poor
    av Helen Abadzi

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780821366882

    Large-scale efforts have been made since the 1990s to ensure that all children of the world go to school. But mere enrollment is not sufficient, students must become fluent in reading and calculation by the end of grade 2. Fluency is needed to proce…

  • The Challenge of Establishing World Class Universities

    The Challenge of Establishing World Class Universities
    av Jamil Salmi, Jamil Salmi

    Häftad - 2009 - Franska - ISBN: 9780821379721

    Explores the challenges that are involved in setting up globally competitive universities, also called 'world-class', 'elite', or 'flagship' universities, that are expected to compete effectively with the best of the best.

  • Skills, Not Just Diplomas

    Skills, Not Just Diplomas
    av Lars Sondergaard

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780821380963

    Future growth in the countries in Eastern Europe and Central Asia (ECA) will increasingly depend on innovation. And innovation requires skills. This makes it important, as countries plan for recovery, to undertake reforms to reduce the skills shorta…

  • Le financement de l'enseignement superieur en Afrique

    Le financement de l'enseignement superieur en Afrique

    Häftad - 2010 - Franska - ISBN: 9780821383896

    La relance de la croissance economique de l'Afrique subsaharienne depuis le debut du millenaire est une evolution encourageante. Maintenir cette croissance de facon durable est a la fois une necessite et un defi de premier ordre. La cle de la reussi…

  • Le financement de l'enseignement superieur en Afrique

    Le financement de l'enseignement superieur en Afrique

    Häftad - 2010 - Franska - ISBN: 9780821383896

    La relance de la croissance economique de l'Afrique subsaharienne depuis le debut du millenaire est une evolution encourageante. Maintenir cette croissance de facon durable est a la fois une necessite et un defi de premier ordre. La cle de la reussi…

  • Tackling Noncommunicable Diseases in Bangladesh

    Tackling Noncommunicable Diseases in Bangladesh
    av Sameh El-Saharty

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780821399200

    Bangladesh is undergoing a double transition-demographic and epidemiological. Increasing life expectancy and declining fertility entail a demographic transition fuelling a shift in the disease burden toward noncommunicable diseases (NCDs). Yet due t…

  • Developing socioemotional skills for the Philippines' labor market

    Developing socioemotional skills for the Philippines' labor market
    av Pablo Acosta

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464811913

    This study presents evidence on the role of socioemotional skills in the Philippine labor market. The analysis reveals that two-thirds of employers report difficult finding workers with adequate work ethics, interpersonal and communications skills;…

  • Health and Nutrition Outcomes and Determinants in Urban Bangladesh

    Health and Nutrition Outcomes and Determinants in Urban Bangladesh
    av Ramesh Govindaraj

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464811999

    Urbanization is occurring at a rapid pace in Bangladesh, accompanied by the proliferation of slum settlements, whose residents have special health needs given the adverse social, economic, and public environmental conditions they face. Over the past…

  • At a crossroads

    At a crossroads
    av World Bank

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464810145

    Higher education (HE) has expanded dramatically in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) since 2000. While access became more equitable, quality concerns remain. This volume studies the expansion, as well as HE quality, variety and equity in LAC. It…

  • Options for aged care in China

    Options for aged care in China
    av World Bank

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464810756

    This volume aims to provide an understanding of the evolving aged care landscape in China; review international experiences in long-term care provision, financing, and quality assurance and assess their relevance to China; discuss implications of cu…

  • Student learning in South Asia

    Student learning in South Asia
    av Halil Dundar

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464801600

    For the past decade, most South Asian countries have directed their efforts towards achieving universal access to elementary education. While these investments have led to more children being retained in school, they have not translated into better…

  • Sri Lanka education sector assessment

    Sri Lanka education sector assessment
    av World Bank

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464810527

    Sri Lanka has enjoyed high school enrollment rates for several decades. Nevertheless, it still faces major challenges in the education sector. This report comprehensively reviews the performance of Sri Lanka?s education sector, analyzes the most cri…

  • Toward more efficient and effective public social spending in Central America

    Toward more efficient and effective public social spending in Central America
    av World Bank

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464810602

    This report looks at the trends in public social spending in Central America from 2007 to 2014, conducts international benchmarking, examines measures of the effectiveness and efficiency of social spending, and assesses the quality of selected insti…

  • Stepping up Skills in urban Ghana

    Stepping up Skills in urban Ghana
    av Peter Darvas

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464810121

    The Skills Toward Employment and Productivity (STEP) Survey is an initiative carried out in over 14 countries globally. Ghana has made progress in expanding access to basic education, having achieved near universal access to primary education, howev…

  • Sustaining employment and wage gains in Brazil

    Sustaining employment and wage gains in Brazil
    av Joana Silva

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464806445

    Continued social and economic progress in Brazil will depend on high employment, sustained labor productivity and income growth, and opportunities for the poor and disadvantaged to upgrade their own productivity and convert it into sustainable incom…

  • Building Effective Employment Programs for Unemployed Youth in the Middle East and North Africa

    Building Effective Employment Programs for Unemployed Youth in the Middle East and North Africa

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780821399040

    Given the labour market challenges that countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region are facing (notably high unemployment, prevalence of skills mismatches, low labour market mobility, and lack of formal employment networks), employme…

  • Entrepreneurship education and training programs around the world

    Entrepreneurship education and training programs around the world
    av Alexandria Valerio

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464802027

    Entrepreneurship has attracted global interest for its potential to catalyze economic and social development. Research suggesting that certain entrepreneurial mindsets and skills can be learned has given rise to the field of entrepreneurship educati…

  • Une Couverture Sanitaire Universelle pour un Developpement Durable Inclusif

    Une Couverture Sanitaire Universelle pour un Developpement Durable Inclusif
    av Akiko Maeda, Akiko Maeda

    Häftad - 2015 - Franska - ISBN: 9781464805929

    La couverture sanitaire universelle pour un developpement durable inclusif synthetise les experiences de 11 pays ? Bangladesh, Bresil, Ethiopie, France, Ghana, Indonesie, Japon, Perou, Thailande, Turquie et Vietnam - dans la mise en ?uvre de politiq…

  • Sharing higher education's promise beyond the few in Sub-saharan Africa

    Sharing higher education's promise beyond the few in Sub-saharan Africa
    av World Bank

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464810503

    This report aims to improve understanding of equity in tertiary enrollment in Sub-Saharan African countries, to examine the extent to which inequity inhibits the ability of African universities to effectively drive improvements in overall quality of…

  • Thirty Years of the HIV/AIDS Epidemic in Argentina

    Thirty Years of the HIV/AIDS Epidemic in Argentina
    av Fernando Lavadenz

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464805967

    Argentina is a success story in combating HIV/AIDS and this study analyzes the burden of disease, the demand and supply-sides of service delivery, the financial dimension and provides best practices about key programmatic innovations that have had a…

  • Portraits of Labor Market Exclusion

    Portraits of Labor Market Exclusion
    av Ramya Sundaram

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464805394

    Portraits of Labor Market Exclusion presents "profiles" or "portraits" of individuals who have limited labor-market attachment. The report looks at such individuals through the lenses of both poverty/welfare status and labor market indicators provid…

  • Toward Universal Health Coverage and Equity in Latin America and the Caribbean

    Toward Universal Health Coverage and Equity in Latin America and the Caribbean

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464804540

    After nearly a quarter century of implementing universal coverage reforms, it is apt to take stock of how well the region has fared. This volume reviews progress in reducing inequalities in health outcomes, service utilization, and financial protect…

  • La voie de l'excellence academique

    La voie de l'excellence academique

    Häftad - 2012 - Franska - ISBN: 9780821389522

    The positive contribution of tertiary education is increasingly recognized as not limited to middle-income and advanced countries, since it applies equally to low-income economies. Tertiary education can help countries become more globally competiti…

  • La voie de l'excellence academique

    La voie de l'excellence academique

    Häftad - 2012 - Franska - ISBN: 9780821389522

    The positive contribution of tertiary education is increasingly recognized as not limited to middle-income and advanced countries, since it applies equally to low-income economies. Tertiary education can help countries become more globally competiti…

  • Where Have All the Textbooks Gone?

    Where Have All the Textbooks Gone?
    av Tony Read

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464805721

    Textbooks need to be readily available in low-income countries, to help trump the adverse effects of large class-sizes, poorly motivated and inadequately trained teachers, and short effective school years. Sub Saharan African governments and publish…

  • Rumo a uma cobertura universal de saude e equidade na America Latina e no Caribe

    Rumo a uma cobertura universal de saude e equidade na America Latina e no Caribe

    Häftad - 2016 - Portugisiska - ISBN: 9781464809200

    Depois de quase um quarto de seculo de implementacao de reformas para a cobertura universal de saude, e chegada a hora de avaliar como a regiao se saiu neste sentido.

  • Accounting for education mismatch in developing countries

    Accounting for education mismatch in developing countries
    av Michael J. Handel

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781464809088

    To stimulate economic advancement, low- and middle-income countries need well-educated and trained workforces to fill the types of skilled jobs that drive economic growth. Improving educational quality and attainment and providing better training ar…