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Congo, Rep. - World Bank Group Country Survey 2018

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The Country Opinion Survey in The Republic of Congo assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in The Republic of Congo 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 The Republic of Congo on: 1) Their views regarding the general environment in The Republic of Congo; 2) Their overall attitudes toward the WBG in The Republic of Congo; 3) Overall impressions of the WBG's effectiveness and results,...

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Microdata

China - World Bank Group Country Survey 2019

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The Country Opinion Survey in China assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in China 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 China on: 1) Their views regarding the general environment in China; 2) Their overall attitudes toward the WBG in China; 3) Overall impressions of the WBG's effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing in China...

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Microdata

Burkina Faso - Results-Based Financing Impact Evaluation Household Survey 2017

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The endline survey of the impact evaluation for Health Performance-Based Financing (PBF) in Burkina Faso was conducted in six regions of Burkina Faso from April to June 2017. The main objective of the impact evaluation is to assess the impact of the PBF intervention on quality of care and health care utilization for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health services, while the baseline survey provides the empirical foundation for the assessment of impacts on a large variety of indicators. The baseline data collection for the impact evaluation took place between October 2013 and March 2014. The...

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Microdata

Burkina Faso - Results-Based Financing Impact Evaluation Health Facility 2017

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The endline survey of the impact evaluation for Health Performance-Based Financing (PBF) in Burkina Faso was conducted in six regions of Burkina Faso from April to June 2017. The main objective of the impact evaluation is to assess the impact of the PBF intervention on quality of care and health care utilization for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health services, while the baseline survey provides the empirical foundation for the assessment of impacts on a large variety of indicators. The baseline data collection for the impact evaluation took place between October 2013 and March 2014. The...

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Microdata

Bangladesh - Early Years Preschool Program Impact Evaluation 2017

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This study aims to investigate the impacts of offering this additional year of pre-primary education in Bangladesh on child development outcomes (cognitive and social emotional), and will examine the benefits relative to the costs of the program. The study will also examine the mechanisms through which EYPP affects the outcomes of interest (e.g., children's school readiness), and the operational and community conditions for program implementation. This study will provide evidence for the Government of Bangladesh on how and how much the additional year of preschool benefits children,...

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Microdata

Bangladesh - Early Years Preschool Program Impact Evaluation 2018

Description: 

This study aims to investigate the impacts of offering this additional year of pre-primary education in Bangladesh on child development outcomes (cognitive and social emotional), and will examine the benefits relative to the costs of the program. The study will also examine the mechanisms through which EYPP affects the outcomes of interest (e.g., children's school readiness), and the operational and community conditions for program implementation. This study will provide evidence for the Government of Bangladesh on how and how much the additional year of preschool benefits children,...

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Microdata

Bangladesh - World Bank Group Country Survey 2019

Description: 

The Country Opinion Survey in Bangladesh assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Bangladesh 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 Bangladesh on: 1) their views regarding the general environment in Bangladesh; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Bangladesh; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and...

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Microdata

Armenia - Integrated Living Conditions Survey 2017

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The Integrated Living Conditions Survey (ILCS), conducted annually by the RA NSS (Republic of Armenia National Statistical Service), formed the basis for most of the empirical analyses in the report. The ILCS is a universally recognized best-practice statistical survey for collecting data to inform about the living standards of households. ILCS comprises comprehensive and valuable data on the welfare of households and separate individuals which affords the NSS an opportunity to provide the public with up to date information on the population’s income, expenditures, the level of poverty and...

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Microdata

Afghanistan - SABER Service Delivery 2017

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The SABER Service Delivery (SD) tool was developed in 2016 in the Global Engagement and Knowledge Unit of the Education Global Practice (GP) at the World Bank, as an initiative to uncover bottlenecks that inhibit student learning in low and middle-income countries and to better understand the quality of education service delivery in a country as well as gaps in policy implementation. This school survey is aligned to the latest education research on what matters for student learning and how best to measure it. Its main purpose is to provide a mechanism to assess these different determinants...

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Microdata

Maldives - World Bank Group Country Survey 2018

Description: 

The Country Opinion Survey in Maldives assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Maldives 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 Maldives on: 1) Their views regarding the general environment in Maldives; 2) Their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Maldives; 3) Overall impressions of the WBG's effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information...

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Microdata

Mozambique - World Bank Group Country Survey 2018

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The Country Opinion Survey in Mozambique assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Mozambique 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 Mozambique on: 1) Their views regarding the general environment in Mozambique; 2) Their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Mozambique; 3) Overall impressions of the WBG's effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and...

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Microdata

Lao PDR - World Bank Group Country Survey 2018

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The Country Opinion Survey in Lao PDR assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Lao PDR 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 Lao PDR on 1) their views regarding the general environment in Lao PDR; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Lao PDR; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing in...

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Microdata

Uganda - World Bank Group Country Survey 2018

Description: 

The Country Opinion Survey in Uganda assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Uganda 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 Uganda on 1) their views regarding the general environment in Uganda; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Uganda; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing in Uganda...

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Microdata

Ethiopia - Skills Profile Survey 2017

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The SPS 2017 was conducted in refugee camps and host communities in four regions in Ethiopia. The survey was used to draw a profile for skills and potential opportunities for refugees and host communities to design a better mix of approaches which could help the government in designing livelihood opportunities for these communities. The SPS 2017 contains information on employment, barriers to labor force participation, livelihood structures of refugees before displacement, education and economic conditions as well as access to services, and perceptions. The data combines detailed household...

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Microdata

Ecuador - World Bank Group Country Survey 2018

Description: 

The Country Opinion Survey in Ecuador assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Ecuador 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 Ecuador on: 1) their views regarding the general environment in Ecuador; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Ecuador; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing in...

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Microdata

Sudan - World Bank Group Country Survey 2018

Description: 

The Country Opinion Survey in Sudan assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Sudan 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 Sudan on: 1) their views regarding the general environment in Sudan; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Sudan; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing in Sudan; and...

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Microdata

Ghana - Quality for Preschool Impact Evaluation 2016

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The Quality Preschool for Ghana Impact Evaluation 2016, Midline survey (QP4G-ML 2016) was approved by the Strategic Impact Evaluation Fund (SIEF) of the World Bank on August 2015 in the Great Accra Region of Ghana. The official project name is called "Testing and scaling-up supply- and demand-side interventions to improve kindergarten educational quality in Ghana”, known as “Quality Preschool for Ghana (QP4G)”. The project seeks to increase the quality of preschool education during the two years of universal Kindergarten (KG) in Ghana through intervening in the supply-side (i.e.,...

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Microdata

Ghana - Quality for Preschool Impact Evaluation 2017

Description: 

The Quality Preschool for Ghana Impact Evaluation 2017, Endline survey (QP4G-EL 2017) was approved by the Strategic Impact Evaluation Fund (SIEF) of the World Bank on August 2015 in the Great Accra Region of Ghana. The official project name is called "Testing and scaling-up supply- and demand-side interventions to improve kindergarten educational quality in Ghana”, known as “Quality Preschool for Ghana (QP4G)”. The project seeks to increase the quality of preschool education during the two years of universal Kindergarten (KG) in Ghana through intervening in the supply-side (i.e.,...

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Microdata

Lao PDR - SABER Service Delivery 2018

Description: 

The SABER Service Delivery survey tool was developed in 2016 in the Global Engagement and Knowledge Unit of the Education Global Practice (GP) at the World Bank, as an initiative to uncover bottlenecks that inhibit student learning in low and middle income countries and to better understand the quality of education service delivery in a country as well as gaps in policy implementation. The SABER SD survey collects strategic information on school inputs and processes that influence learning outcomes. The data collected aims to uncover the extent to which policies translate into...

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Microdata

South Africa - SMS Nudges as a Tool to Reduce Tuberculosis Treatment Delay and Pretreatment Loss to Follow-up: A Randomized Controlled Trial 2017-2018

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This is the microdataset used in the paper "SMS nudges as a tool to reduce Tuberculosis treatment delay and pretreatment loss to follow-up. A randomized controlled trial". We fielded two SMS interventions in three Cape Town clinics to see their effects on whether people returned to clinic, and how quickly. One was a simple reminder; the other aimed to overcome “optimism bias” by reminding people TB is curable and many millions die unnecessarily from it. Recruits were randomly assigned at the clinic level to a control group or one of the two SMS groups (1:2:2). In addition to...

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Microdata

Malawi - Rural Livelihood Survey 2012-2013

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The Malawi Rural Livelihood Survey (MRLS) is a panel survey of households, interviewed 4 times from November 2012-2013. The survey was designed in order to conduct a randomized control study of Malawi Malawi's large-scale public works program (PWP) which operates under the Malawi Social Action Fund (MASAF).

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Microdata

Malawi - Rural Livelihood Survey 2012-2013

Description: 

The Malawi Rural Livelihood Survey (MRLS) is a panel survey of households, interviewed 4 times from November 2012-2013. The survey was designed in order to conduct a randomized control study of Malawi Malawi's large-scale public works program (PWP) which operates under the Malawi Social Action Fund (MASAF).

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Microdata

Malawi - Rural Livelihood Survey 2012-2013

Description: 

The Malawi Rural Livelihood Survey (MRLS) is a panel survey of households, interviewed 4 times from November 2012-2013. The survey was designed in order to conduct a randomized control study of Malawi Malawi's large-scale public works program (PWP) which operates under the Malawi Social Action Fund (MASAF).

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Microdata

Malawi - Rural Livelihood Survey 2012-2013

Description: 

The Malawi Rural Livelihood Survey (MRLS) is a panel survey of households, interviewed 4 times from November 2012-2013. The survey was designed in order to conduct a randomized control study of Malawi Malawi's large-scale public works program (PWP) which operates under the Malawi Social Action Fund (MASAF).

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Microdata

Nigeria - Teacher Development Programme In-Service Training Impact Evaluation 2017

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The Teacher Development Programme (TDP) is a six-year (2013-2019) programme funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID), with a total budget of £34 million. It seeks to improve the quality of teaching in primary schools, junior secondary schools, and colleges of education at the state level in northern Nigeria. It works through in-service training for primary teachers, reform of pre-service teacher education, and strengthening evidence-based research on teaching. This evaluation focuses on the first of these three outputs: in-service training and support for primary...

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Microdata