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    Bangladesh: towards accelerated, inclusive and sustainable growth: opportunities and challenges, Volume 1: Overview

    Description
    This report analyses the economy of Bangladesh and the effects of climate change on its economy. It discusses the potential for economic growth in the country and the impact that this can have on poverty, and describes the challenges the country faces in its attempt to create sustainable economic growth. This report was published by The World Bank in 2012.
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/12288
  2. Title

    Bangladesh: towards accelerated, inclusive and sustainable growth: opportunities and challenges, Volume 2: Main report

    Description
    This report analyses the economy of Bangladesh and the effects of climate change on its economy. It discusses the potential for economic growth in the country and the impact that this can have on poverty, and describes the challenges the country faces in its attempt to create sustainable economic growth. This report was published by The World Bank in 2012.
    Author
    The World Bank Group
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/12121
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    Bringing reliable electricity to rural areas of the Philippines

    Description
    Under-capitalisation of Electric Cooperatives (ECs) in the Philippines was identified as contributing to their poor performance and to unstable rural energy supplies. Action taken to improve capital expenditure planning and investment was tested in six pilot institutions. This document presents five lessons learnt from the project which may help to facilitate capacity-building projects in other areas. It is one of a series of IFC SmartLessons from the International Finance Corporation, World Bank Group, a programme to share lessons learned in development-oriented advisory services and investment operations. It was published in November 2009.
    Author
    Art Cariaga; Jed A Sevilla; Marianna Fernandopacua; William Trant Beloe
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/10518
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    Building capacity for mainstreaming fisheries co-management in Indonesia: course book: introduction

    Description
    This book contains modules on: the fundamentals of fisheries co-management in Indonesia; the theoretical structure of fisheries co-management in Indonesia; how to start fisheries co-management; and, planning and implementing fisheries co-management. It was prepared to accompany a training course and was published in 2009 by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). This introductory section, part 1 of 7, contains details of the preparation of the document, the abstract and the contents list. Other sections of this publication are also catalogued in the e-library.
    Author
    Dede Irving Hartoto (editor); Luky Adrianto (editor); Daniela Kalikoski (editor); Trian Yunanda (editor)
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/012/i0989e/i0989e00.pdf
  5. Title

    Building capacity for mainstreaming fisheries co-management in Indonesia: course book: module 1

    Description
    This book contains modules on: the fundamentals of fisheries co-management in Indonesia; the theoretical structure of fisheries co-management in Indonesia; how to start fisheries co-management; and, planning and implementing fisheries co-management. It was prepared to accompany a training course and was published in 2009 by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). This section, part 2 of 7, contains the first module on the fundamentals of fisheries of co-management. Other sections of this publication are also catalogued in the e-library.
    Author
    Dede Irving Hartoto (editor); Luky Adrianto (editor); Daniela Kalikoski (editor); Trian Yunanda (editor)
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/012/i0989e/i0989e01.pdf
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    Building capacity for mainstreaming fisheries co-management in Indonesia: course book: module 2: part 1

    Description
    This book contains modules on: the fundamentals of fisheries co-management in Indonesia; the theoretical structure of fisheries co-management in Indonesia; how to start fisheries co-management; and, planning and implementing fisheries co-management. It was prepared to accompany a training course and was published in 2009 by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). This section, part 3 of 7, contains the first part of the module on the theoretical structure of fisheries co-management. Other sections of this publication are also catalogued in the e-library.
    Author
    Dede Irving Hartoto (editor); Luky Adrianto (editor); Daniela Kalikoski (editor); Trian Yunanda (editor)
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/012/i0989e/i0989e02a.pdf
  7. Title

    Building capacity for mainstreaming fisheries co-management in Indonesia: course book: module 2: part 2

    Description
    This book contains modules on: the fundamentals of fisheries co-management in Indonesia; the theoretical structure of fisheries co-management in Indonesia; how to start fisheries co-management; and, planning and implementing fisheries co-management. It was prepared to accompany a training course and was published in 2009 by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). This introductory section, part 4 of 7, contains the second part of the module on the theoretical structure of fisheries co-management. Other sections of this publication are also catalogued in the e-library.
    Author
    Dede Irving Hartoto (editor); Luky Adrianto (editor); Daniela Kalikoski (editor); Trian Yunanda (editor)
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/012/i0989e/i0989e02b.pdf
  8. Title

    Building capacity for mainstreaming fisheries co-management in Indonesia: course book: module 3

    Description
    This book contains modules on: the fundamentals of fisheries co-management in Indonesia; the theoretical structure of fisheries co-management in Indonesia; how to start fisheries co-management; and, planning and implementing fisheries co-management. It was prepared to accompany a training course and was published in 2009 by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). This section, part 5 of 7, contains the module on starting fisheries co-management. Other sections of this publication are also catalogued in the e-library.
    Author
    Dede Irving Hartoto (editor); Luky Adrianto (editor); Daniela Kalikoski (editor); Trian Yunanda (editor)
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/012/i0989e/i0989e03.pdf
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    Building capacity for mainstreaming fisheries co-management in Indonesia: course book: module 4: part 1

    Description
    This book contains modules on: the fundamentals of fisheries co-management in Indonesia; the theoretical structure of fisheries co-management in Indonesia; how to start fisheries co-management; and, planning and implementing fisheries co-management. It was prepared to accompany a training course and was published in 2009 by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). This section, part 6 of 7, contains the first part of module 4 on planning and implementing fisheries co-management. Other sections of this publication are also catalogued in the e-library.
    Author
    Dede Irving Hartoto (editor); Luky Adrianto (editor); Daniela Kalikoski (editor); Trian Yunanda (editor)
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/012/i0989e/i0989e04a.pdf
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    Building capacity for mainstreaming fisheries co-management in Indonesia: course book: module 4: part 2

    Description
    This book contains modules on: the fundamentals of fisheries co-management in Indonesia; the theoretical structure of fisheries co-management in Indonesia; how to start fisheries co-management; and, planning and implementing fisheries co-management. It was prepared to accompany a training course and was published in 2009 by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). This section, part 7 of 7, contains the second part of module 4 on planning and implementing fisheries co-management. Other sections of this publication are also catalogued in the e-library.
    Author
    Dede Irving Hartoto (editor); Luky Adrianto (editor); Daniela Kalikoski (editor); Trian Yunanda (editor)
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/012/i0989e/i0989e04b.pdf
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    Building on tradition as the way to women's empowerment in Cambodia

    Description
    In this note, the unique role women play in rural Cambodian households is described together with a pilot initiative to produce ceramic cook stoves which aimed to empower women, reduce deforestation and pollution, and promote healthier more vibrant communities. This document, no. 67981, is one of a collection of East Asia and Pacific Region Social Development Notes, and was published by The World Bank in 2012.
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/10066
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    Business services in support of farm enterprise development: case studies

    Description
    Case studies of rural development programmes in a number of African and Asian countries were used to examine the effect of business development services (BDS) for farmers and rural entrepreneurs. The case studies included programmes from both India and Bangladesh. This document, Agricultural Management, Marketing and Finance Working Document 13, was published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 2007.
    Author
    David G Kahan
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/016/ap306e/ap306e.pdf
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    Cambodia and FAO: achievements and success stories

    Description
    This report summarises projects that the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has funded in Cambodia over the past 30 years. These include: food security; livestock; fisheries; forestry; climate change; strategy and policy development. The report was published by the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 2011.
    Publisher
    Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/fileadmin/templates/rap/files/epublications/CambodiaedocFINAL.pdf
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    Cambodia: sustaining rapid growth in a challenging environment: Country Economic Memorandum

    Description
    Economic growth over the last decade in Cambodia is examined, potential growth areas are identified and policy options to sustain this growth and overcome any barriers are presented. This document is Report No. 49158-KH, published by the World Bank in January 2009.
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/3142
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    Can Malaysia escape the middle-income trap? A strategy for Penang

    Description
    This report examines the future evolution of the industrial economy of the city of Penang in Malaysia, considering the contributions made by the Universiti Sains Malaysia through skills provision and the limitations of these contributions and recommending that the city strengthen its competitive advantage in its electronics industry, medical services and tourism activities through a strategy focused on localization economies. This report was published by The World Bank in 2009.
    Author
    Shahid Yusuf; Kaoru Nabeshima
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/4165
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    Canada-Vietnam remittance corridor: lessons on shifting from informal to formal transfer systems

    Description
    This study examines issues between the economies forming a remittance corridor where that corridor in its early stages of development. It analyses three stages of fund transfer for the Canada-Vietnam remittance corridor: origination with the remittance sender, intermediary systems for cross-border fund transfer, and distribution to the recipient. This document, World Bank Working Paper no.48, was published by The World Bank in 2005.
    Author
    Raul Hernandez-Coss
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/7312
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    Capacity development for improving the knowledge base for fisheries management in South East Asia: a regional initiative, implemented locally

    Description
    This project aimed to improve information gathering and hence improve the management of fisheries resources for commercial fishing, small-scale fishing and aquaculture in four Asian countries - Cambodia, Thailand, Timor-Leste and Vietnam. This report presents detailed analyses of the situation in the four countries and draws conclusions and lessons learned. It was published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 2009.
    Author
    Theo Ebbers; Rick Gregory
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/011/aj477e/aj477e00.pdf
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    Case study on the use of farm-made feeds and commercially formulated pellets for pangasiid catfish culture in the Mekong Delta, Viet Nam: Study and analysis of feeds and fertilizers for sustainable aquaculture development

    Description
    This is one of two case studies of aquaculture in Vietnam from a series of individual country case studies which, together with synthesis papers and the report of a workshop, provide a detailed overview of feed and fertiliser use in sustainable aquaculture development in developing countries. The full report, FAO Fisheries Technical Paper No.497, was published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 2007. Other sections of this publication are also catalogued in the e-library.
    Author
    Le Thanh Hung; Luu Thi Thanh Truc; Huynh Pham Viet Huy
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/010/a1444e/a1444e13.pdf
  19. Title

    Challenges and opportunities for China's small and medium forest enterprises (SMFEs)

    Description
    This study used a literature review and field survey to obtain information on the nature and activities of small and medium-sized forest enterprises (SMFEs) in China and their contribution to the Chinese economy. The report includes: definitions of SMFEs and their current status; governance and policies; finance and market issues; associations of relevance to SMFEs; labour issues; opportunities and threats; and potential future developments. This document, Forest Connect Diagnostic Studies on Small and Medium-Sized Forest Enterprises 4, was published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 2009.
    Author
    Xinjian Luo; Ran Li; Lanying Lin; Xuefeng Gao; Pan Guiying; Enlong Xia; Li Jie
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/012/i1265e/i1265e00.pdf
  20. Title

    Challenges and opportunities: knowledge for development under climate change

    Description
    This article discusses the importance of knowledge management in tackling the issues posed by climate change. It was published in Development Outreach, a journal managed by the World Bank Institute, in April 2008.
    Author
    Habiba Gitay; Michele de Nevers
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/4537
  21. Title

    China forest policy: deepening the transition, broadening the relationship

    Description
    This report presents data on the forest sector in China and discusses reforms to forest tenure in collective forest areas. The situation in state forests is also considered. The current and potential future World Bank role in China's forestry sector is examined. This document, report no.63131, was published by The World Bank in May 2010.
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/2993
  22. Title

    China urbanizes: consequences, strategies, and policies

    Description
    The chapters in this volume describe migration patterns and changes in China since the 1980s and examine key urbanisation issues including challenges and options for policy-makers. They were written by various authors, were initially prepared for the World Bank’s study, China’s Development Priorities, and were subsequently revised and updated in order to incorporate feedback and to reflect the latest research. This document, report no. 42485, was published by The World Bank in 2008.
    Author
    Shahid Yusuf; Tony Saich
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/6337
  23. Title

    China's development priorities

    Description
    This report examines the emerging challenges relating to inequality and sustainability that could jeopardize China's rapid economic growth, which has so far involved rising incomes, declining poverty but growing inequality. It seeks to identify the most relevant keys to rapid growth, the measures that could contain and eventually reverse inequality and the policies that could move China's economy towards achieving rapid, balanced, sustainable growth while managing external dependence. This report was published by The World Bank in 2006.
    Author
    Shahid Yusuf; Kaoru Nabeshima
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/7049
  24. Title

    China's integration with the world: development as a process of learning and industrial upgrading

    Description
    This paper examines the lessons learnt from China's reform and opening up process. It identifies several challenges to this economic growth and draws some valuable lessons for developing countries. It begins by briefly describing Chinese economic history, explaining the reasons for its previously closed nature. It then goes on to analyse the reasons for its success post-reform in detail. This report was published by the World Bank in 2008.
    Author
    Justin Yifu Lin; Yan Wang
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/6336
  25. Title

    China: an evaluation of World Bank assistance

    Description
    This book evaluates the relevance and effectiveness of World Bank assistance to China since the early 1990s. It covers: the evolution of The World Bank assistance strategy; progress on development objectives; programme administration and cross-cutting issues; evaluation of the Bank's assistance; and, lessons learned. Appendices provide background papers on analytical and advisory services, agriculture, decentralisation, energy, finance, poverty, water, transport and health. This report, no.32332, was published by The World Bank in 2005.
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/7327

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