Dec 2019
Author(s): Barandiarán, Melissa; Esquivel, Maricarmen; Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Suarez, Ginés; Zuloaga, Daniela
Taking disaster and climate change risks into consideration in the design and construction of projects is important to increase their resilience. The Bank has developed a methodology to facilitate…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Barandiarán, Melissa; Esquivel, Maricarmen; Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Suarez, Ginés; Zuloaga, Daniela
The effects of climate change and disasters triggered by natural hazards pose a significant threat to sustainable development in the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region. According to the Bank’s…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Barandiarán, Melissa; Esquivel, Maricarmen; Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Suarez, Ginés; Zuloaga, Daniela
El presente documento resume la Metodología de evaluación del riesgo de desastres y cambio climático desarrollada y sometida a pruebas piloto durante 2017 y 2018. Si bien la Metodología es el…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank; Herron, Hope; Bohn, Bill; Roy, Sujoy; Evans, Warren
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Environmental Safeguards Unit (ESG) initiated this study to address the need to better understand how to assess and address climate change related risks in…
Sep 2010
Author(s): Focke, Kurt S.
This presentation discusses the strengths and challenges of the Caribbean financial sector and addresses global financial reform and its implications.
Apr 2007
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
DataGov is a database that contains governance indicators around the world. The DataGov indicators come from publicly available sources including academic institutions, non-governmental organizations…
Nov 2005
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El presente informe recoge las experiencias del grupo BID durante el período 1990-2004. En su carácter de organismo regional de desarrollo, el grupo BID ha realizado esfuerzos en colaboración con los…
Mar 2003
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El presente trabajo muestra los esfuerzos que se han llevado a cabo en Argentina, Chile y Uruguay para desarrollar instrumentos de financiamiento rural que permitan articular la economía rural con el…
Jul 2002
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
En esta edición de Microempresa se presentan dos artículos principales. En el primero, se examina por qué siendo las instituciones microfinancieras (IMF) una oportunidad atractiva para los inversores…
Jul 2002
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The first article of this edition of the Microenterprise Development Review examines the relationship between microfinance institutions and private international investors. This article is written by…
May 2002
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The primary objective of this document is to put forward standard definitions for the selected financial terms, and suggest a standard method of calculating certain financial ratios. This section…
Jun 2001
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Nowhere in the Americas is microfinance as far advanced as in Bolivia. Using the examples of BancoSol, Caja los Andes and FIE -Bolivia's three largest microfinance institutions- this article…
Jun 2001
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
La presente edición de Microempresa cuenta un artículo principal donde se examina la evolución de las microfinanzas, tomando Bolivia como estudio de caso. Se utilizan como ejemplo las tres mayores…
Nov 1998
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The second issue of the Microenterprise Development Review offers two main articles: "Microfinance Guarantees: Is There Another Model?" and "Regulating Microfinance." The first…
Nov 1998
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El presente número de Microempresa ofrece dos artículos principales. En el primero se analizan modelos alternativos de esquemas garantías para instituciones microfinancieras (IFM). Una de las…