Bank Transformation

From Oil to Cities: Nigeria's Next Transformation (Directions in Development)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Feb. 21, 2018
From Oil to Cities: Nigeria's Next Transformation (Directions in Development)

From Oil to Cities: Nigeria's Next Transformation (Directions in Development) by The World Bank
English | July 15, 2016 | ISBN: 1464807922 | 229 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

Nigeria s cities already home to 85 million people are expected to double that number in 30 years. Even in the best of times, this rate of growth would challenge the provision of sufficient land, finance, infrastructure, and other services. Yet the country is also grappling with the dramatic plunge in world oil prices. Bustling urban centers, when well served, can boost economic growth and slash poverty. To seize that opportunity, Nigeria needs to implement significant and urgent reforms.

Normalizing Occupation : The Politics of Everyday Life in the West Bank Settlements  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Jan. 9, 2018
Normalizing Occupation : The Politics of Everyday Life in the West Bank Settlements

Normalizing Occupation :
The Politics of Everyday Life in the West Bank Settlements

by Ariel Handel and Marco Allegra
English | 2017 | ISBN: 0253024889 | 244 Pages | PDF | 4.84 MB

Digital Transformation: Build Your Organization's Future for the Innovation Age  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Grev27 at Oct. 26, 2017
Digital Transformation: Build Your Organization's Future for the Innovation Age

Lindsay Herbert, "Digital Transformation: Build Your Organization's Future for the Innovation Age"
English | ISBN: 1472940377 | 2017 | EPUB | 264 pages | 689 KB

The Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency, 1952-2016: Central Bank of Oil  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Feb. 23, 2018
The Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency, 1952-2016: Central Bank of Oil

The Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency, 1952-2016: Central Bank of Oil by Ahmed Banafe, Rory Macleod
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319552171 | 330 Pages | PDF | 21.1 MB

This book sheds new light on the critical importance of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA), a remarkably successful central bank that is a model for developing oil exporters worldwide.
The Digital Transformation of the Public Sphere: Conflict, Migration, Crisis and Culture in Digital Networks (Repost)

Athina Karatzogianni, Dennis Nguyen, Elisa Serafinelli, "The Digital Transformation of the Public Sphere: Conflict, Migration, Crisis and Culture in Digital Networks"
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137504552 | PDF | pages: 437 | 4.1 mb
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.
Smart Service Engineering: Konzepte und Anwendungsszenarien für die digitale Transformation

Smart Service Engineering: Konzepte und Anwendungsszenarien für die digitale Transformation by Oliver Thomas, Markus Nüttgens, Michael Fellmann
German | 2016 | ISBN: 3658162619 | 331 Pages | PDF | 13.1 MB

Dieser Sammelband stellt innovative Methoden, Konzepte und Werkzeuge zur Transformation klassischer Dienstleistungen zu sogenannten „Smart Services“ vor.
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.