Jan 2019
Author(s): Soriano, Alejandro; Michelitsch, Roland; Szwedzki, Roni; García, Juan Felipe; Oliveira, Patricia; Putic, Melanie
This evaluation focuses on problem projects, defined narrowly as those “financially impaired” because they hold the possibility of financial losses. Problems may be defined as any departure from…
Jan 2019
Author(s): Soriano, Alejandro; Michelitsch, Roland; Szwedzki, Roni; García, Juan Felipe; Oliveira, Patricia; Putic, Melanie
Esta evaluación se centra en los proyectos problemáticos, definidos como aquellos con una “minoración financiera” porque podrían dar lugar a pérdidas. Los problemas se pueden definir como cualquier…
May 2018
Author(s): Correal, Magda; Laguna, Andrea
Dadas las carencias de infraestructura para la recolección y el tratamiento de los residuos sólidos domiciliarios generados en América Latina, la recuperación de materiales reciclables tiene una gran…
Oct 2017
Author(s): Correal, Magda; Laguna, Andrea; Osorio, Angela
El modelo para la estimación de costos de la gestión de residuos reciclables con inclusión de recicladores es una herramienta para el análisis de costos asociados a diferentes niveles de inclusión de…
May 2017
Author(s): Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)
El estudio evalúa el contexto institucional y operativo del reciclaje inclusivo en 12 ciudades de América Latina y el Caribe por medio de un conjunto de indicadores cualitativos y cuantitativos, con…
Apr 2017
Author(s): Multilateral Investment Fund; Japan International Cooperation Agency
This report describes some innovative financing products for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) and entrepreneurs, with a special focus on “micro investment crowdfunding,” in Japan where a…
Apr 2017
Author(s): Multilateral Investment Fund; Japan International Cooperation Agency
This annex complements “Empathy Driven Funding: New frontier of financing small businesses,” providing detailed information on non-financial additionalities, fee structures, regulatory framework and…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Multilateral Investment Fund
The Development Effectiveness Report is an annual analysis of the performance, effectiveness, and impact of the projects and activities of the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF). This 2016 edition…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Lobo, Susy; Marin, Maritza; Rudin, Victoria; Salas, Fiorella
This analysis of the challenges for the development of recycling value chains in Central America is the product of discussions between IRR partners and private companies with operations in the…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Lobo, Susy; Marin, Maritza; Rudin, Victoria; Salas, Fiorella
Este estudio, que analiza los retos que enfrentan los actores para desarrollar la cadena de valor de reciclaje en Centroamérica, nace a partir de diálogos de los socios de la IRR con empresas que…
Sep 2016
Author(s): Brito, María Paula; Gutierrez, Claudia; Hofmann, Michael; Moscoso, Dora; Otsuka, Monica; Hutt Scott, Katherine
The Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF) was created in 1993 by 21 donor countries In 2007, 39 donor countries replenished the fund with a renewed mandate to support economic growth and reduce poverty…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Fundación Ecología y Desarrollo; Multilateral Investment Fund
This report sets out to present some of the highlights from a more in depth study carried out on social entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystems in Chile, presenting the case study of Upasol.
Jun 2016
Author(s): Lee, Sang Keon; Kwon, Heeseo Rain; Cho, HeeAh; Kim, Jongbok; Lee, Donju
This case study is one of ten international studies developed by the Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements (KRIHS), in association with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), for the…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Núñez, Anamaría; Rodríguez, Diana; Subiza, Dolores
INFOGRAFÍA. En el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo tenemos la visión de una región con ciudades limpias, capaces de proveer servicios integrales para el manejo de los residuos sólidos a la…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Núñez, Anamaría; Rodríguez, Diana; Subiza, Dolores
INFOGRÁFICO: No Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento, temos a visão de uma região com cidades limpas, capazes de proporcionar serviços integrais de manejo dos resíduos sólidos para a toda a…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
This publication tells the story of the collaboration between the Inter-American Development Bank, PepsiCo, and the PepsiCo Foundation. At a February 2011 ceremony in Mexico City, a five-year…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Riquelme, Rodrigo; Méndez, Paola; Smith, Ianthe
This publication looks into the Solid Waste Sector situation in nine Caribbean countries: The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Jamaica, Guyana, Haiti, Suriname, St Lucia and Trinidad and Tobago. Adequate…
Mar 2016
Author(s): Milano, Flavia; Sanhueza, Andrea
This publication is a strategic tool that aims at supporting both the Public and Private Sector in achieving a better engagement with the civil society in Latin American and the Caribbean as regards…
Mar 2016
Author(s): Milano, Flavia; Sanhueza, Andrea
Esta publicación es una herramienta que busca apoyar a las Agencias Ejecutoras públicas y privadas en la realización de consultas públicas eficientes con la Sociedad Civil en América Latina y el…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Ramos, María Clara; Paredes, Juan Roberto; Bolivar, Ángela; Wilches-Chaux, Gustavo
"We are mostly water." True or false? Strange as it may seem, it's true! Our bodies are 75 percent water. In fact, some animals such as jellyfish are up to 99 percent water - about the…