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Published:
2020
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38
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644
Disclosure Diagnostic Report: Islamic Republic of Afghanistan
The Diagnostic Report examines the political, legal, and institutional environment for the disclosure of information on PPPs in Afghanistan. Based on these findings, benchmarked against the World Bank’s disclosure framework, the Diagnostic Report provides a gap assessment of the environment for PPP disclosure in Afghanistan. It makes specific recommendations to improve disclosure, including recommended customized guidelines for PPP disclosure in Afghanistan.
Countries
Afghanistan
Contributor
World Bank Group (WBG)
Published:
2021
Downloads:
85
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1319
This study conducts an exploratory review of the literature on infrastructure and gender to discuss best practices and lessons learned for mainstreaming gender and identify gender gaps. The scope of this study is limited to gender mainstreaming in upstream infrastructure planning and implementation. The review goes beyond publications produced by MDBs and other multilateral institutions to include academic literature on gender & politics. This literature is particul...
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World Bank Group (WBG)
Published:
2021
Downloads:
1606
Views:
3900
This World Bank report was commissioned to inform this past weekend’s G20 conversations. It underlines that lack of maintenance of infrastructure assets has real costs and repercussions on people, firms, and economic systems. Moreover, regular maintenance is an essential contributor to infrastructure resilience as countries face the impacts of climate change. We emphasize that more spending alone is insufficient, unless accompanied by new approaches in planning, costing, and deliveri...
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World Bank Group (WBG)
Published:
2021
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1970
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4620
Assessing Operational PPP Portfolios
The COVID-19 pandemic will continue to impact infrastructure projects around the globe in all sectors as supply chains are disrupted, customer demand falls, and health regulations force a change in the way business is conducted. Infrastructure projects delivered through public-private partnerships (PPPs) make them more challenging to deal with because of long-term contractual commitments made between counterparties, including third-party lenders and investors. This note discusses k...
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PPIAF,World Bank Group (WBG)
Published:
2021
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3394
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5881
Assessing Operational PPP Portfolios
The COVID-19 pandemic will continue to impact infrastructure projects around the globe in all sectors as supply chains are disrupted, customer demand falls, and health regulations force a change in the way business is conducted. Infrastructure projects delivered through public-private partnerships (PPPs) make them more challenging to deal with because of long-term contractual commitments made between counterparties, including third-party lenders and investors. This note discusses k...
Contributor
PPIAF,World Bank Group (WBG)
Published:
2020
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1767
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5253
Public-Private Partnerships cover a wide range of contractual arrangements between public authorities and private entities contributing to the private financing of public infrastructure in the broad sense. PPPs are an important tool to meet national infrastructure needs and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. Such contractual arrangements, however, are complex and require strong and consistent national policies to attract investment and ensure the protection of the public interest. ...
Contributor
United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)
Topic
PPP Legal Framework
Published:
2020
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1671
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5913
Public-Private Partnerships cover a wide range of contractual arrangements between public authorities and private entities contributing to the private financing of public infrastructure in the broad sense. PPPs are an important tool to meet national infrastructure needs and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. Such contractual arrangements, however, are complex and require strong and consistent national policies to attract investment and ensure the protection of the public interest. ...
Contributor
United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)
Topic
PPP Legal Framework
Published:
2020
Downloads:
1429
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3632
Case studies, technical specifications, and business models
Countries
Peru
Contributor
PPIAF,World Bank Group (WBG)
Sector
Transport
Published:
2018
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349
Views:
2750
Countries
Panama
Contributor
PPIAF
Published:
2020
Downloads:
634
Views:
1032
There is a global need to better understand the inner workings of trucking markets and how these relate to performance. Despite the critical role that trucking plays as a dominant mode in most countries’ freight transport task, and as a key determinant of both private logistics costs and economic externalities, remain insufficiently understood and under-studied. This report starts from the basic definition of actors as comprising trucking service providers on the supply side, shipper...
Contributor
PPIAF
Sector
Transport
Topic
Governance
Published:
2020
Downloads:
971
Views:
1057
Countries
India
Sector
Transport
Contributor
India Smart Grid Forum
Published:
2020
Downloads:
2421
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8414
For over 20 years, PPIAF and its partners, particularly governments, donors, and international development institutions, have worked to build the capacity, regulatory, and institutional framework necessary to stimulate private sector participation (PSP) in infrastructure. PPIAF’s work helps its clients work with the private sector to continue providing financing and operating infrastructure services when systems and economies are under unprecedented strain. The pandemic is not the on...
Contributor
PPIAF
Published:
2020
Downloads:
1024
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1333
Reference Paper
This Reference Paper aims to help World Bank Group (WBG) teams assess the welfare and distributional impacts of private sector participation in interventions in infrastructure sectors. It serves as a background and detailed reference for the “Technical Guidance Note on Assessing the Welfare and Distributional Impacts of Private Sector Participation in Infrastructure Interventions.”
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World Bank Group (WBG)
Published:
2020
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686
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2236
This Note introduces key evaluation approaches and methods that can produce credible evidence about the welfare and distributional impacts of infrastructure interventions. Evaluating both types of impact is crucial because the ultimate objective of public policy is to improve the well-being of the population, and particularly that of the poorest and the most vulnerable in society. The Note focuses on infrastructure because across the developing world, inadequate infrastructure remains a ma...
Contributor
World Bank Group (WBG)
Published:
2019
Downloads:
359
Views:
2088
Principles and Implementation Manual
Countries exiting conflict and fragility face many urgent priorities and almost invariably suffer from substantial infrastructure deficits. There is typically very little infrastructure investment during periods of fragility and conflict, and existing installations are often damaged or destroyed. The purpose of this manual is to contribute to improvements in the quality of infrastructure regulation. It does so by identifying key principles for the governance of infrastructure regulators an...
Contributor
World Bank Group (WBG)
Topic
Governance
Published:
2020
Downloads:
3772
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3256
This Property Tax Diagnostic Manual provides guidance on how to analyze and assess immovable property tax systems, diagnose the strengths and weaknesses of such systems, and develop a property tax intervention strategy where needed. Its higher objective is to support increasingly fair and stable tax systems in low- and middle-income countries, with significant potential for sustainable improvements in achieving key revenue, equity, and efficiency objectives. This Manual focuses specificall...
Contributor
World Bank Group (WBG)
Sector
urban
Published:
2020
Downloads:
1791
Views:
2655
Benchmarking Infrastructure Development 2020 Benchmarking Infrastructure Development 2020 builds on the success of the Procuring Infrastructure PPPs 2018, which focused specifically on PPPs. It updates the assessment for PPPs in 140 economies and expands its thematic coverage to include the assessment of TPIs in 40 pilot economies.
Contributor
World Bank Group (WBG)
Topic
PPP Institutional Framework,Procurement,PPP Units,PPP Legal Framework
Published:
2020
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6528
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9233
This report Public-Private Partnerships in Land Administration: Analytical and Operational Frameworks was developed to address knowledge gaps, advance the thinking on how PPPs can be implemented in land administration with appropriate risk mitigation, and explore how the World Bank and other development partners may engage in financing and building capacity in land administration. With its analytical assessments and operational tools, the report intends to support governments (land agencie...
Contributor
PPIAF,World Bank Group (WBG),Global Partnership for Results-Based Approaches (GPRBA)
Topic
PPP Policy,Governance
Published:
2019
Downloads:
1426
Views:
696
Countries
Jordan
Contributor
World Bank Group (WBG)
Sector
Transport,roads and highways
Published:
2020
Downloads:
2704
Views:
1283
Countries
Burkina Faso
Sector
power
Contributor
ILF Consulting Engineers
Published:
2020
Downloads:
892
Views:
1505
Countries
Burkina Faso
Sector
power
Contributor
ILF Consulting Engineers
Published:
2020
Downloads:
1697
Views:
1409
Countries
Burkina Faso
Sector
power
Contributor
ILF Consulting Engineers
Published:
2020
Downloads:
3641
Views:
12093
CASE STUDIES
One of the most common, but least written about, public policy instruments implemented by governments to encourage private finance has been the establishment of Public Infrastructure Funds (PIFs). At this point, readers may ask "what are PIFs?" One of the benefits of PIFs is that they are unique, adapted to meet specific country contexts, but conversely this can make them hard to accurately define. Put simply, they are a specific type of infrastructure financing fund that uses pu...
Contributor
PPIAF,Inter-American Development Bank (IDB),World Bank Group (WBG)
Sector
Multi-sector (i.e. for infrastructure in general) 
Topic
Financing
Published:
2020
Downloads:
4513
Views:
37312
IDENTIFYING KEY DESIGN FEATURES AND SUCCESS FACTORS FOR PUBLIC INFRASTRUCTURE FUNDS
One of the most common, but least written about, public policy instruments implemented by governments to encourage private finance has been the establishment of Public Infrastructure Funds (PIFs). At this point, readers may ask "what are PIFs?" One of the benefits of PIFs is that they are unique, adapted to meet specific country contexts, but conversely this can make them hard to accurately define. Put simply, they are a specific type of infrastructure financing fund that uses pu...
Contributor
PPIAF,Inter-American Development Bank (IDB),World Bank Group (WBG)
Sector
Multi-sector (i.e. for infrastructure in general) 
Topic
Financing
Published:
2020
Downloads:
1759
Views:
1489
To close its infrastructure gap, Latin America and the Caribbean needs more than investment in new structures. It needs to become more efficient at investing in infrastructure and regulating a new range of services that have the potential to disrupt the energy, transport, and water sectors. The technological revolution makes a future with quality services possible, but not inevitable. This book offers policy options for countries to improve the access, quality, and affordability of service...
Contributor
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Sector
Multi-sector (i.e. for infrastructure in general)