Feb 2016
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Integration of disaster risk management (DRM) and climate change adaptation (CCA) in public investment must be seen as a direct intervention policy decision making and hence, as part of the national…
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…
Aug 2010
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The IDB's Indicators of Disaster Risk and Risk Management allow countries to better assess countries' disaster risk, serving as a useful guide for policymaking and government actions to…
Sep 2009
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The year 2008 represents an important historical milestone. For the first time, over half of the world's population 3.3 billion people live in urban areas. This significant increase in urban…
Sep 2009
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Las áreas centrales de una ciudad contienen una mezcla de problemas y oportunidades. Permiten a sus residentes y empresas la opción de vivir y producir cerca de sus trabajos y mercados, y ofrecen a…
Dec 2002
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This Annual Report details the Bank's activities in environment and natural resources during 2002. In 2002, the IDB engaged in the preparation of its Environment Strategy, which set forth…
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…
Dec 1996
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Este informe anual de las actividades del Banco en el campo del medio ambiente y los recursos naturales en 1997 examina lo que se ha realizado desde el Octavo Aumento General de Recursos y destaca…