The Statistical Performance Indicators: A new tool to measure the ...
While the SPI offers a broad range of indicators, wide country coverage, and a strong conceptual framework, further efforts to improve the measurement of statistical performance are needed. For example, country-level statistics on data use and data infrastructure are patchy.
World Development Indicators 2011 database and publication available now
The World Development Indicators 2011 publication and database update are now available. The publication is the 15th edition of WDI and the database now contains updated data through 2009 or 2010 for many indicators. A number of additions and improvements have been made to the WDI database in this update.
The World Bank’s role in SDG monitoring
The agencies also work with countries to compile data for SDG indicators, which they submit to the UN Statistics Global SDG database. The World Bank participates in IAEG-SDGs as an observer and is a custodian or co-custodian (with other agencies) for 20 indicators, and is involved in the development and monitoring of an additional 22 indicators.
Measuring surgical systems worldwide: an update
To address this lack of knowledge, Dr. Jim Kim challenged the Lancet Commission on Global Surgery (LCoGS) in 2014 to develop consensus-based indicators and time bound targets to track progress. 8 In a global consultative process with partners in over 110 countries, the commissioners published “Global Surgery 2030: evidence and solutions for ...
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Appendix D: Rationales for Matrix 3 Indicators by Function 32 >>> Acknowledgements Graham Glenday is the Professor of the Practice Emeritus of Public Policy, Duke Center for International Development at Duke University. Tuan Minh Le, Shireen Mahdi, and Albert Pijuan are all World Bank economists.
The Worldwide Governance Indicators - World Bank
The Worldwide Governance Indicators (WGI) are a long‐standing research project to develop cross‐country indicators of governance. The WGI consist of six composite indicators of broad dimensions of governance covering over 200 countries since 1996: Voice and Accountability, Political