Quick search
Advanced search in
Research outcomes
Field to searchTerm
Add rule
The following results are related to Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage. Are you interested to view more results? Visit OpenAIRE - Explore.
Download Results
158 research outcomes, page 5 of 16
  • other research product . 2012
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Menzies, Nicholas; Harley, Georgia;
    Persistent Identifiers
    Publisher: World Bank, Washington, DC

    Despite global gender equality gains in education, life expectancy, and labor force participation, two areas of persistent inequality remain: asset gaps and women's agency. In many developing countries, including Papua New Guinea (PNG), land and natural resources are ci...

    Add to ORCID
  • other research product . 2012
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Klytchnikova, Irina; Dorosh, Paul;
    Persistent Identifiers
    Publisher: World Bank, Washington, DC

    Tourism is one of Latin America's fastest growing industries but the impact of tourism on the poor and the effects on lagging regions are under debate. Many studies have evaluated the growth impacts of the tourism sector but few have analyzed the impact of tourism on th...

    Add to ORCID
  • other research product . 2012
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    World Bank;
    Persistent Identifiers
    Publisher: Washington, DC

    Like other regions, Eastern Europe and Central Asia is vulnerable to climate change and its potential socioeconomic impacts. While all countries are facing warmer temperatures, a changing hydrology, and more extreme events (for example, floods and droughts) and are conc...

    Add to ORCID
  • other research product . 2012
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    World Bank;
    Persistent Identifiers
    Publisher: Washington, DC

    This education status report (ESR), prepared at the request of the Government of South Sudan (GoSS), provides a comprehensive snapshot of an education sector that is emerging from a long period of civil strife. It confirms the strong appetite among the people for educat...

    Add to ORCID
  • other research product . 2012
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    World Bank;
    Persistent Identifiers
    Publisher: Washington, DC

    This study examines the demographic, socioeconomic, and cultural circumstances of young men and young women (aged 15-29) in Upper Egypt. Where appropriate, comparison is made with the rest of the country. It explores the perceptions of young men and women regarding the ...

    Add to ORCID
  • other research product . 2012
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Gibson, John; McKenzie, David; Zia, Bilal;
    Persistent Identifiers
    Publisher: World Bank, Washington, DC

    Lowering the cost of sending remittances has become a major goal of policy efforts in migration, and an area the World Bank has worked on across the globe. Two main channels for lowering these costs are regulatory reforms to promote competition and the introduction of n...

    Add to ORCID
  • other research product . 2012
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Barr, Abigail; Packard, Truman; Serra, Danila;
    Persistent Identifiers
    Publisher: World Bank, Washington, DC

    There is general agreement that the existence of participatory institutions is a necessary condition for accountability, especially where top-down institutions are malfunctioning or missing. In education, the evidence on the effectiveness of participatory accountability...

    Add to ORCID
  • other research product . 2012
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Iimi, Atsushi; Benamghar, Radia;
    Persistent Identifiers
    Publisher: World Bank, Washington, DC

    The world's climate is changing. It is well recognized that technical standards and project specifications of public infrastructure have to be adjusted, depending on the climate. However, it is less recognized that the public infrastructure procurement also needs to be ...

    Add to ORCID
  • other research product . 2012
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    World Bank;
    Persistent Identifiers
    Publisher: Washington, DC

    The Great East Japan Earthquake (GEJE) was the first disaster ever recorded that included an earthquake, a tsunami, a nuclear power plant accident, a power supply failure, and a large-scale disruption of supply chains. On March 11, 2011 earthquake of magnitude 9.0 occur...

    Add to ORCID
  • other research product . 2012
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Asian Development Bank; World Bank;
    Persistent Identifiers
    Publisher: Washington, DC

    Pakistan experienced severe flooding after torrential monsoon rains hit southern Sindh and the adjoining areas of Punjab and north-eastern Balochistan in August 2011. Flash floods triggered by the monsoon rain caused severe damage to infrastructure in the affected areas...

    Add to ORCID
158 research outcomes, page 5 of 16