Sep 2019
Author(s): Arias, Leandro; Rud, Juan Pablo; Ruzzier Christian A.
This paper provides high-level strategic insight for taking forward water and sanitation regulation in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). To do this, the paper analyzes the expected impact of…
Oct 2018
Author(s): Fletcher, James
While climate change and natural disasters will continue to exacerbate the water situation in the region, there are several other challenges related to governance and the level of investment in the…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Rodríguez, Patricio; Palomino, Norma; Mondaca, Javier
Con el fin de colaborar con la utilización de Big Data y Data Science en el diseño e implementación de políticas públicas en Latinoamérica y el Caribe, se presentan tres estudios exploratorios…
May 2017
Author(s): Rodríguez, Patricio; Palomino, Norma; Mondaca, Javier
This paper discusses the constantly changing definition of big data and portrays the landscape of the most widely used analytical techniques in the context of public policy formulation in Latin…
May 2017
Author(s): Rodríguez, Patricio; Palomino, Norma; Mondaca, Javier
El presente trabajo comenta la definición de "datos masivos", en evolución permanente, y describe un panorama de las técnicas analíticas más utilizadas en el contexto de la formulación de…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Moreda, Fekadu; Lord, Benjamin; Nalesso, Mauro; Coli Valdes Daussa, Pedro; Corrales, Juliana
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) provides financial and technicalsupport for infrastructure projects in water and sanitation, irrigation, flood control, transport, and energy, and for…
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…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Muñoz Castillo, Raúl; Miralles-Wilhelm, Fernando; Jiménez, Roberto; Vega, Alberto
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has recognized that its activities in the countries of the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region have significant potential to be impacted by the effects…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Stone, Leslie F.; Fryer, Michelle; Conroy, Hector; Scholl, Lynn; Marto, Ricardo; Sadeghi, Patricia; Di Tata, Juan Carlos
This Country Program Evaluation (CPE) is the third independent evaluation of the Inter-American Development Bank's (IDB's) Country Program with Barbados. This CPE spans December 2009 to…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Cuéllar Boada, Fidel H.
A Matriz de Avanço em GC para EPE é um instrumento da Corporação Financeira Internacional. A CFI autorizou seu uso ao BID e ao consultor. Foram realizadas várias modificações sobre o respectivo…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Cuéllar Boada, Fidel H.
Esta nota técnica contém uma metodologia para promover a adoção sistemática de boas práticas de governança corporativa por parte de empresas prestadoras de serviços de água potável e saneamento -…