May 2019
Author(s): Zurita-Arthos, Leo; Cotacachi, David
El programa ecuatoriano Socio Bosque (PSB) creado en el 2008 intenta reducir la deforestación mediante la transferencia de incentivos económicos a propietarios individuales y colectivos que…
Mar 2018
Author(s): de Camino, Ronnie
Este trabajo procura contribuir a consolidar una economía forestal dinámica en Nicaragua, atrayendo inversiones nacionales e internacionales para su desarrollo, mediante la formulación de…
May 2017
Author(s): Rose, Jonathan; Linares, Ana María; Fryer, Michelle; Soldano, Miguel; Maciel, Odette; Oliveira, Patricia; Palomino, Alejandro; Sadeghi, Patricia
This document presents an evaluation by the Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) of the Country Program of the Inter-American Development Bank with Guyana over the period 2012-2016. This Country…
May 2017
Author(s): Rose, Jonathan; Linares, Ana María; Fryer, Michelle; Soldano, Miguel; Maciel, Odette; Oliveira, Patricia; Palomino, Alejandro; Sadeghi, Patricia
Este documento presenta una evaluación de la Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión (OVE) sobre el Programa de País del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo con Guyana durante el período 2012-2016. Esta…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Salo, James
Micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) are major sources of natural resource consumption and environmental impacts such as greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. At the same time, MSMEs make up a…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Salo, James
Managing value chain environmental impacts and natural resource use has become an important consideration in the purchasing decisions of large publicly traded companies. Suppliers, including micro,…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
The present study contributes through a group of examples, closing identified data and informational gaps on adaptation actions to preserving services provided by key coastal ecosystems such as coral…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Gallego, Juan Miguel; Jaramillo, Hernán; Patiño, Andrés
En la última década, la industria de hidrocarburos en Colombia experimentó una expansión de la producción de petróleo, con impactos significativos tanto en los indicadores macroeconómicos del país…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Marín, Anabel; Stubrin, Lilia; da Silva Jr., J. J.
Argentina and Brazil are world leaders in agriculture; they have expanded production massively recently and have pioneered the adoption of agricultural technology intensive inputs. An important…
May 2015
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
Diversos expertos señalan que, para alimentar a la cantidad creciente de personas que habitarán el planeta en 2050, la producción global de alimentos deberá aumentar drásticamente. Para satisfacer…
May 2015
Author(s): Robles, Marina; Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Ramos, María Clara; Paredes, Juan Roberto
Educational spaces, apart from their functionality and efficient use of natural resources, should be conducive to learning and offer comfort and security to the people entering them. This requires…
May 2015
Author(s): Robles, Marina; Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Ramos, María Clara; Paredes, Juan Roberto
Los espacios educativos, además de ser funcionales y de hacer un uso eficiente de los recursos naturales, deben ser propicios para el aprendizaje y ofrecerles seguridad y confort a todas las personas…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Robles, Marina; Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Ramos, María Clara; Paredes, Juan Roberto
Thousands of children and young people who attend schools every day (on schedules ranging from 4 to 10 hours) consume large amounts of natural resources (water, trees made into paper, fossil fuels…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Robles, Marina; Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Ramos, María Clara; Paredes, Juan Roberto
En las escuelas se utilizan grandes cantidades de recursos naturales (agua, árboles transformados en papel, petróleo convertido en electricidad, entre otros), no sólo por los millones de niños y…
Jan 2015
Author(s): Khan, Sarosh R.
After a long period of stagnating prices, the global bauxite market is experiencing changes which are expected to drive prices higher. To a large extent, these changes are driven by increasing demand…
Nov 2014
Author(s): Gischler, Christiaan; Rodriguez, Enrique; Rojas Sánchez, Laura; Gonzalez Torres, Camila; Servetti, Gianmarco; Olson, Lars
Belize faces declining petroleum production as well as electricity costs that are among the highest in Central America. Although it is dependent on Mexico for over 30 percent of electricity supply,…
May 2014
Author(s): Zambrano, Omar; Robles, Marcos; Laos, Denisse
The relationship between the abundance of natural resources and socio-economic performance has been a main object of study in the economic development field since Adam Smith. Dominated by the…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
This Sustainability Report details sustainability progress and performance of the IDB against our commitments throughout the 2013 fiscal year. The report details our progress on investing in and…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
El crecimiento económico a largo plazo y la reducción de la pobreza y la desigualdad en América Latina y el Caribe dependen de un desarrollo que incluya a toda la sociedad y que al mismo tiempo sea…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento (BID)
O crescimento econômico de longo prazo e a redução da pobreza e desigualdade na América Latina e no Caribe dependem de um desenvolvimento que seja socialmente inclusivo e ambientalmente sustentável.…