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World Development Report 1992

World Bank

World Development Report 1992

Development and the Environment (World Development Report)

by World Bank

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Published by A World Bank Publication .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Development economics,
  • Development studies,
  • The Environment,
  • Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs,
  • c 1990 to c 2000,
  • Economics Of Developing Countries,
  • Poverty,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Developing countries,
  • Public Policy - Economic Policy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9875467M
    ISBN 100195208773
    ISBN 109780195208771

    For some indicators the data are disaggregated by gender, income level, employment status and rural residence. Overall, technology brings opportunity, paving the way to create new jobs, increase productivity, and deliver effective public services. The United Nations World Water Development Report focuses on the challenges, opportunities and potential responses to climate change, in terms of adaptation, mitigation and improved resilience that can be addressed through improving water management. These assessments can help in setting priorities for health spending. The scientific evidence is clear: the climate is changing and will continue to change, affecting societies mainly through water.

    Firms can grow rapidly thanks to digital transformation, expanding their boundaries and reshaping traditional production patterns. The report identifies the basic cause of poor past performance as inadequate institutional incentives for improving the provision of infrastructure. It was also tasked with finding ways in which the concern for the environment might be translated into greater cooperation between countries regarding issues of development and resource use and creating processes in which all countries could address their own environmental concerns and those of the world over the long term. More important, good health is a goal in itself.

    The report concludes that these spatial transformations are essential, and should be encouraged. Digital technology is also changing how people work and the terms on which they work. For some indicators the data are disaggregated by gender, income level, employment status and rural residence. It is accompanied by [interactive dashboards of SDG data][sdgs] and all the underlying data is available in the World Development Indicators database. Related About Why are carefully designed, sensible policies too often not adopted or implemented?


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Still, large problems remain: unacceptably high mortality, much of it preventable; a pace of progress that is uneven among and within countries and regions; and a growing burden of avoidable disability. In addition, governments need to enhance social protection and extend it to all people in society, irrespective of the terms on which they work.

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Exclusion, capture, and clientelism are manifestations of power asymmetries that lead to failures to achieve security, growth, and equity.

The conclusion is not without controversy. Thus, almost all countries confront some kind of health system reform. Download Report. Its findings are based in large part on innovative research, including estimation of the global burden of disease and the cost-effectiveness of interventions.

During the past forty years life expectancy in the developing world has risen and child mortality has decreased, sometimes dramatically. For each of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals, selected indicators have been identified and visualized to analyze trends and challenges, and to stimulate discussion on measurement issues.

This report examines the controversial questions surrounding health care and health policy. Climate change will affect the availability, quality and quantity of water for basic human needs, threatening the effective enjoyment of the human rights to water and sanitation for potentially billions of people.

And why do some bad policies endure? These assessments can help in setting priorities for health spending. All of these will make new demands on health care systems as mortality rates decrease and populations age. The report identifies the basic cause of poor past performance as inadequate institutional incentives for improving the provision of infrastructure.

Both quantity and quality improvements are essential to modernize and diversify production, help countries compete internationally, and accommodate rapid urbanization.

Because good health increases the economic productivity of individuals and the economic growth rate of countries, investing in health is one means of accelerating development.

The report concludes that these spatial transformations are essential, and should be encouraged. Third, increased concern about social and environmental sustainability has heightened public interest in infrastructure design and performance.

In recent decades, developing countries have made substantial investments in infrastructure, achieving dramatic gains for households and producers by expanding their access to services such as safe water, sanitation, electric power, telecommunications, and transport.

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Human resources development: report. [National Education Co-ordinating Committee. National Education Policy Investigation.;] -- In this book the National Education Policy Investigation (NEPI) presents the results of collective work which analyses policy options for an equitable education system in a democratic South Africa.

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Acknowledgments This Report benefited greatly from ideas, technical inputs, and critical review from a broad range of indi- December, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland.

The consultation was orga-nized by the World Health Organization. Financial the World Development Report. Ineffective policies can persist, while potentially effective policies are often not adopted. The World Development Report Governance and the Law explores why some policies fail to achieve desired outcomes and what makes other policies work.

The main messages of the WDR are. Create an account or log into Facebook. Connect with friends, family and other people you know. Share photos and videos, send messages and get updates. The Annual Report is prepared by the Executive Directors of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) and the International Development Association (IDA)--collectively known as the World Bank--in accordance with the by-laws of the two institutions.

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