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 2013
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Este Informe sobre Sostenibilidad abarca el progreso y desempeño del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo en materia de sostenibilidad durante el ejercicio fiscal de 2012. En este informe nos enfocamos…
Nov 2011
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Este documento presenta la Iniciativa de Ciudades Emergentes y Sostenibles del BID, y muestra como planea asistir en la planificación e implementación de los planes de desarrollo urbano, mientras se…
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.
Mar 2010
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This 5th Annual Sustainability Report covers sustainability progress and performance in the 2009 fiscal year for the Inter-American Development Bank. In 2009, the Bank achieved record lending levels…
Mar 2009
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is committed to integrating sustainability within the full spectrum of its operations and to promoting the value of sustainability among its stakeholders. In…
Feb 2009
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El año 2008 marcó un importante hito tanto para el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo como para América Latina y el Caribe, región a la cual sirve. Fuimos golpeados por la crisis de los precios de…
Mar 2008
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
En este informe se reseñan la información correspondiente al año fiscal 2007 sobre nuestro desempeño en el campo de la sostenibilidad tanto de las actividades del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo…
Dec 2007
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) contributes to sustainable economic and social development in Latin America and the Caribbean in a wide variety of ways: through our lending operations,…
Apr 2007
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El Informe sobre Sostenibilidad de 2006 representa el compromiso continuo del Banco de informar sobre los progresos logrados en lo que se refiere a integrar la sostenibilidad y la rendición de…
Dec 2006
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This review signifies the Banks ongoing commitment to report its progress in integrating environmental and social sustainability and accountability into its operations. In particular it focuses on…
Mar 2006
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
As our first effort to report on our commitments to promote sustainable development in Latin America and the Caribbean, this review provides a baseline of information for future reporting, which will…
May 2005
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The IDB wishes to position itself as a leader amongst multilateral development banks in pursuing sustainability in its operations and in promoting development that is environmentally and socially…
Mar 2005
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The IDB wishes to position itself as a leader amongst multilateral development banks in pursuing sustainability in its operations and in promoting development that is environmentally and socially…
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…