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Working Paper
Yilmaz Serdar, Weedon EmilyApr 02, 2014

Following years of civil war that ended in 2002, Sierra Leone has pursued a policy of decentralization, devolving responsibility for many government functions to the Local Council level. The aims of this policy...

Policy Research Working Paper
Kaminski Jonathan, Christiaensen LucApr 01, 2014

The 2007-2008 global food crisis has renewed interest in post-harvest loss, but estimates remain scarce, especially in Sub-Saharan Africa. This paper uses self-reported measures from nationally representative ...

Policy Research Working Paper
Adoho Franck, Chakravarty Shubha, Korkoyah Jr Dala T., Lundberg Mattias, Tasneem AfiaApr 01, 2014

This paper presents findings from the impact evaluation of the Economic Empowerment of Adolescent Girls and Young Women (EPAG) project in Liberia. The EPAG project was launched by the Liberian Ministry of Gender...

Board Report
Apr 01, 2014

This board paper presents the creation of a programmatic multi-donor trust fund (MDTF), called the Sudan Multi-Partner Fund (SMPF), to support delivery on country development priorities set out in the ...

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