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International Practices to Promote Budget Literacy: Key Findings and Lessons Learned (World Bank Studies)

International Practices to Promote Budget Literacy: Key Findings and Lessons Learned (World Bank Studies) by Harika Masud
English | Aug. 9, 2017 | ISBN: 1464810710 | 233 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Budget literacy is defined as 'the ability to read, decipher, and understand public budgets to enable and enhance meaningful citizen participation in the budget process'. It is comprised of two main parts - (i) a technical understanding of public budgets, including familiarity with government spending, tax rates and public debt and; (ii) the ability to engage in the budget process, comprising of practical knowledge on day-to-day issues, as well as an elementary understanding of the economic, social and political implications of budget policies, the stakeholders involved and when and how to provide inputs during the annual budget cycle.
From Compliance to Learning: A System for Harnessing the Power of Data in the State of Maryland (World Bank Studies)

From Compliance to Learning: A System for Harnessing the Power of Data in the State of Maryland (World Bank Studies) by The World Bank
English | Apr. 13, 2017 | ISBN: 1464810583 | 155 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

This study builds on a 2015 World Bank report that assessed education management information systems (EM IS) in the State of Maryland. That report uncovered a successful system and this one expands on lessons learned and ways to apply them in practice.
Getting the Right Teachers into the Right Schools: Managing India's Teacher Workforce (World Bank Studies)

Getting the Right Teachers into the Right Schools: Managing India's Teacher Workforce (World Bank Studies) by Vimala Ramachandran
English | Dec. 4, 2017 | ISBN: 1464809879 | 293 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

India's landmark Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act (2009) guarantees education to all children ages 6 14 years. The act mandates specific student-teacher ratios and emphasizes teacher quality. Writing this into legislation took seven years, but the years since have proven that ensuring effective teachers are recruited and placed in all schools in a time-bound manner is considerably more challenging.
Ethiopia Health Extension Program: An Institutionalized Community Approach for Universal Health Coverage (World Bank Studies)

Ethiopia Health Extension Program: An Institutionalized Community Approach for Universal Health Coverage (World Bank Studies) by Huihui Wang
English | Apr. 25, 2016 | ISBN: 1464808155 | 121 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

As a low-income country, Ethiopia has made impressive progress in improving health outcomes. Ethiopia Health Extension Program examines how the country s Health Extension Program (HEP) has contributed to the move toward Universal Health Coverage (UHC), and it sheds light on how other countries may learn from Ethiopia s experiences of HEP when designing their own path to UHC. One of the government s UHC strategies, HEP was introduced with limited resources and few essential health services.
Somaliland's Private Sector at a Crossroads: Political Economy and Policy Choices For Prosperity and Job Creation (World Bank S

Somaliland's Private Sector at a Crossroads: Political Economy and Policy Choices For Prosperity and Job Creation (World Bank Studies) by The World Bank
English | Sep. 15, 2015 | ISBN: 1464804915 | 121 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Somaliland's Private Sector at a Crossroads is the World Bank Group's first effort to undertake a consultative in-depth analysis of the private and financial sector in Somaliland in at least a generation. The objective of the report is to take stock of what has been achieved since the 1999 constitution was approved, provide an assessment of the current evolution of the private sector, and identify some priority policy options and related actions that would best enable the private sector to generate the growth and jobs sought under the Somaliland National Development Plan.

The World Bank Group A to Z 2016  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Feb. 21, 2018
The World Bank Group A to Z 2016

The World Bank Group A to Z 2016 by World Bank Group
English | Oct. 7, 2015 | ISBN: 1464804842 | 272 Pages | PDF | 16 MB

The World Bank Group A to Z provides the most concise and essential information about the mission, policies, procedures, products, and services of the new World Bank Group.
This second edition is a follow-up to the first volume released for the 2014 Annual Meetings. The World Bank Group A to Z series builds on previous editions of A Guide to the World Bank to include features not found in its predecessors including: a graphical introduction to the World Bank Group, highlighting the Bank Group's goals, financials, regions, and results; examples and photos of Bank Group projects and programs; and tools to guide you to the information you are looking for (even if you don't know exactly what that is).
How to Analyse Bank Financial Statements: A concise practical guide for analysts and investors

How to Analyse Bank Financial Statements by Thomas Padberg
English | 30 Jan. 2017 | ISBN: 0857195182 | 244 Pages | AZW3 | 246.36 KB

Headhunters on My Doorstep: A True Treasure Island Ghost Story [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Feb. 17, 2018
Headhunters on My Doorstep: A True Treasure Island Ghost Story [Audiobook]

Headhunters on My Doorstep: A True Treasure Island Ghost Story [Audiobook] by J. Maarten Troost
English | August 20th, 2013 | ASIN: B00E8HL8TS, ISBN: 1470377489 | MP3@64 kbps | 7 hrs 51 mins | 215.83 MB
Narrator: Simon Vance

Entertainment Weekly calls acclaimed author and essayist J. Maarten Troost a "funny, candid, and down-to-earth travel companion". Both witty and poignant, Headhunters on My Doorstep follows Troost as he retraces Robert Louis Stevenson’s path through the South Pacific. Somewhere between AA meetings in Tahiti and discovering how the Island of Merrymaking got its name, Troost reconnects with himself, his family, and the beauty of life.

Financial Crisis and Bank Management in Japan (1997 to 2016)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Feb. 14, 2018
Financial Crisis and Bank Management in Japan (1997 to 2016)

Financial Crisis and Bank Management in Japan (1997 to 2016): Building a Stable Banking System (Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Banking and Financial Institutions) by Mitsuhiko Nakano
English | 5 Dec. 2016 | ISBN: 1137541172 | 208 Pages | EPUB | 1015.02 KB

Treasure Adventure World (2018)  Games

Posted by Lebedev30 at Feb. 13, 2018
Treasure Adventure World (2018)

Treasure Adventure World (2018)
PC Game | Developer: Robit Studios / Chucklefish | 1 GB
Languages: Audio and text: English
Version GOG: 1.04 (18550)
Genre: Adventure - Puzzle - Open World