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Nepal - Household Risk and Vulnerability Survey, Full Panel 2016-2018

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The objective of the three-year Nepal Household Risk and Vulnerability panel survey is to provide the Government of Nepal with empirical evidence on the patterns of exposure to shocks at the household level and on the vulnerability of households' welfare to these shocks. It covers 6,000 households and 400 communities in non-metropolitan areas of Nepal. The survey helps address the following research questions: - What significant adverse events (both anticipated and unanticipated) are faced by households during a given year? - What strategies do households employ, and what systems of...

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Bangladesh - Chattogram Low Income Area Gender, Inclusion, and Poverty Survey 2019

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The main objective of the 2019 Chattogram for Low Income Area Gender, Inclusion, and Poverty (CITY) study is to collect primary data from male and female residents in slum and non-slum poor neighborhoods in Chattogram, the second largest city of Bangladesh, and build the evidence base about their constraints to access more and better jobs. The CITY survey was designed to shed light on poverty, economic empowerment, and livelihood in urban areas of Bangladesh as well as to identify key constraints and solutions for low-income women trying to obtain better jobs. A broad array of information...

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- Multi-Tier Energy Access Tracking Framework Global Survey 2016-2018

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This Energy Access Diagnostic Report details the results of the MTF survey in Kenya and provides the status of access to electricity and to modern energy cooking solutions in that country. The report also exclusively focuses on 14 underserved counties prioritized by the Government of Kenya for improving access to electricity and clean cooking.

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- Hunger Safety Net Programme Survey 2016

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The Hunger Safety Net Programme (HSNP) is a social protection project being conducted in the Arid and Semi-Arid Lands (ASALs) of northern Kenya. The ASALs are extremely food-insecure areas highly prone to drought, which have experienced recurrent food crises and food aid responses for decades. The HSNP is intended to reduce dependency on emergency food aid by sustainably strengthening livelihoods through cash transfers. The pilot phase ran from 2009 to 2013. The second phase has been launched in July 2013 and contracted to run until March 2018. Oxford Policy Management (OPM) was...

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Bangladesh - Early Years Preschool Program Impact Evaluation 2019

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This study aimed to (a) investigate the impacts of offering an additional year of pre-primary education in Bangladesh on child development outcomes (cognitive and social-emotional) and (b) examine the benefits relative to the costs of the program. The study also examined the mechanisms through which the Early Year Pre-School Program affected the outcomes of interest (e.g., children's school readiness) and the operational and community conditions for program implementation. This study provides evidence for the government of Bangladesh on how and how much the additional year of...

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South Sudan - High Frequency Survey: Wave 4 and Crisis Recovery Survey 2017

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Between May and August 2017 The World Bank in collaboration with South Sudan’s National Bureau of Statistics, funded by DfID, conducted the fourth wave of the High Frequency Survey and the Crisis Recovery Survey to monitor welfare and perceptions of citizens in accessible urban areas and IDP camps across South Sudan. The HFS and CRS data contains information on security, economic conditions, education, employment, access to services, and perceptions. The data combines detailed household questionnaire information with displacement-specific information including drivers of displacement,...

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Bangladesh - Dhaka Low Income Area Gender, Inclusion, and Poverty Survey 2018

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The 2018 Dhaka Low Income Area Gender, Inclusion, and Poverty (DIGNITY) survey attempts to fill in the data and knowledge gaps on women's economic empowerment in urban areas, specifically the factors that constrain women in slums and low-income neighborhoods from engaging in the labor market and supplying their labor to wage earning or self-employment. While an array of national-level datasets has collected a wide spectrum of information, they rarely comprise all of the information needed to study the drivers of Female Labor Force Participation (FLFP). This data gap is being filled by...

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Sri Lanka - World Bank Group Country Survey 2019

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The Country Opinion Survey in Sri Lanka assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Sri Lanka perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Sri Lanka on 1) their views regarding the general environment in Sri Lanka; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Sri Lanka; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information...

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Rwanda - World Bank Group Country Survey 2019

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The Country Opinion Survey in Rwanda assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Rwanda perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Rwanda on 1) their views regarding the general environment in Rwanda; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Rwanda; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing in Rwanda...

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Peru - World Bank Group Country Survey 2019

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The Country Opinion Survey in Peru assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Peru perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Peru on 1) their views regarding the general environment in Peru; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Peru; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing in Peru; and 4)...

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Paraguay - World Bank Group Country Survey 2019

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The Country Opinion Survey in Paraguay assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Paraguay perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Paraguay on 1) their views regarding the general environment in Paraguay; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Paraguay; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing...

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Costa Rica - World Bank Group Country Survey 2019

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The Country Opinion Survey in Costa Rica assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Costa Rica perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Costa Rica on 1) their views regarding the general environment in Costa Rica; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Costa Rica; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and...

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Congo, Dem. Rep. - World Bank Group Country Survey 2019

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The Country Opinion Survey in DRC assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in DRC perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in DRC on 1) their views regarding the general environment in DRC; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in DRC; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing in DRC; and 4) their...

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Colombia - Shortening Supply Chains: Experimental Evidence from Fruit and Vegetable Vendors in Bogota 2016-2018

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Fruit and vegetable vendors in Bogota travel most days to a central market to purchase produce, incurring substantial costs. A social enterprise attempted to shorten the supply chain between farmers and vendors by aggregating orders from many small stores and delivering orders directly. We randomized the introduction of this service at the market-block level. Initial interest was high, and the service reduced travel time and costs, and increased work-life balance. Purchase costs fell 6 to 8 percent, there was incomplete pass-through into lower prices for consumers, and markups rose....

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Cameroon - World Bank Group Country Survey 2019

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The Country Opinion Survey in Cameroon assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Cameroon perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Cameroon on 1) their views regarding the general environment in Cameroon; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Cameroon; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing...

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Armenia - Integrated Living Conditions Survey 2018

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The Integrated Living Conditions Survey (ILCS) was first conducted in Armenia in 1996 followed by another round in 1998/99. Thereafter, it has been conducted every year since 2001. The survey is carried out during the year with monthly shift (rotation) of households and communities. Findings of the survey are primarily used to estimate consumption-based poverty rates in the country, as well as to provide valuable information on households' living conditions by means of other indicators.

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Argentina - World Bank Group Country Survey 2019

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The Country Opinion Survey in Argentina assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Argentina perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Argentina on 1) their views regarding the general environment in Argentina; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Argentina; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information...

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Honduras - World Bank Group Country Survey 2019

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The Country Opinion Survey in Honduras assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Honduras perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Honduras on 1) their views regarding the general environment in Honduras; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Honduras; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing...

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Morocco - World Bank Group Country Survey 2019

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The Country Opinion Survey in Morocco assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Morocco perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Morocco on 1) their views regarding the general environment in Morocco; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Morocco; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing in...

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Mongolia - World Bank Group Country Survey 2020

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The Country Opinion Survey in Mongolia assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Mongolia perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Mongolia on 1) their views regarding the general environment in Mongolia; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Mongolia; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing...

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Mauritius - World Bank Group Country Survey 2019

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The Country Opinion Survey in Mauritius assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Mauritius perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Mauritius on 1) their views regarding the general environment in Mauritius; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Mauritius; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information...

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Liberia - Health Systems Strengthening Project Impact Evaluation 2015

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The Liberia Health Systems Strengthening Project Impact Evaluation aims to assess the impact of Performance Based Financing (PBF) activities at target hospitals. This second (post-Ebola) baseline data collection exercise was preceded by a pre-Ebola data collection exercise in 2013. The data collection comprised 33 separate instruments, which were designed to measure the presence of health workers, their skills, capacity to perform, performance, and motivation. In addition, the infrastructure and supplies of each facility were also assessed. All baseline survey instruments were used in an...

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Jamaica - World Bank Group Country Survey 2019

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The Country Opinion Survey in Jamaica assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Jamaica perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Jamaica on 1) their views regarding the general environment in Jamaica; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Jamaica; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing in...

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Colombia - The Medium-term Effects of Home-based Early Childhood Development Intervention Impact Evaluation 2011

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The Medium-Term Effects of Home-based Early Childhood Development Intervention Impact Evaluation (ECDIIE) covered 96 small towns in central Colombia, representing a large number of small communities across a relatively big geographical area. It exploited structures in place from the government's Conditional Cash Transfer Programme, Familias en Accion (FeA), which targets the poorest 20% of households in the country. There are currently three waves of data, a baseline, pre-intervention wave collected between February and June 2010, and a follow-up wave 18 months later between September...

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Burkina Faso - World Bank Group Country Survey 2019

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The Country Opinion Survey in Burkina Faso assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Burkina Faso perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Burkina Faso on 1) their views regarding the general environment in Burkina Faso; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Burkina Faso; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and...

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