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…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
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
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
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.…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Long-term economic growth and the reduction of poverty and inequality in Latin America and the Caribbean depend on development that is both socially inclusive and environmentally sustainable. At the…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
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
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.…
Dec 1996
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This Annual Report details the Bank's activities in environment and natural resources during 1996. The Bank has translated its sustainable development mandate into five priority areas of…