Jan 2020
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank; World Resources Institute
Coastal ecosystems provide a wide variety of goods and services in countries across the Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) countries. To maintain the value that coastal ecosystems provide in a…
Jan 2020
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo; Rendón, José Rodrigo; Snyder, Virginia; Suarez, Ginés; Estrada Regalado, Nelson Mauricio; Castaneda Cerón, Jorge Antonio; Jacome Montenegro, Carlos Alberto; Barahona Rebolledo, Juan David; Benavides, Juan; Roda, Pablo; Rave, Claudia; Alvarado, Mildred; Lucio, Alejandro; Perdomo, Francisco; Sánchez, Jorge
El Plan Maestro de Infraestructura de El Salvador (PMI) para el periodo 2019 -2030 es una herramienta para la planificación de infraestructura multisectorial con visión de largo plazo que ha sido…
Sep 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) ha venido desarrollando en los últimos años un instrumento técnico titulado “Perfil de Riesgo de Desastres”. Dicho instrumento técnico puede describirse…
Jun 2018
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…
Jun 2018
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…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This Breve is based on the original thesis work and on a webinar presented by Dr. Fábio Ferride-Barros regarding the "Ethics of Health Resources Allocation in the Publicly Financed Health Care…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Este Breve se basa en el trabajo de tesis original y un seminario virtual presentado por el Dr. Fábio Ferri-de-Barros sobre "La ética en la asignaciónde recursos públicos de salud en el sistema…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This Breve is based on a webinar presented by Dr. Wolfgang Greiner, professor at the University of Bielefeld, member of the scientific Advisorygroup of the German Institute for Quality and Efficiency…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The following Breve provides an overview of the main challenges that societies, health care systems, and policy makers are currently facing to confront cancer. This brief analyzes the main…
Mar 2016
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
INTAL Connection informs on integration and trade in Latin America and the Caribbean and disseminate IADB activities on this topics.
Mar 2016
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Conexión INTAL informa sobre desarrollos en las áreas de integración y comercio en las regiones de América Latina y el Caribe. También es el medio para difundir las actividades realizadas por el BID…
Mar 2016
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El Salvador se encuentra ubicado en una zona de alta pluviosidad con incidencia de eventos de origen meteorológico incluyendo huracanes en todas sus categorías. La base de datos histórica indica que…
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…
Feb 2016
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank; Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
This discussion paper summarizes the proceedings at the Second China-Latin America and the Caribbean Policy and Knowledge Summit, focusing on leadership and capacity building for public sector…
Feb 2016
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo; Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
Este documento resume las ponencias y actividades de la Segunda Cumbre de Conocimiento y Políticas entre China y América Latina y el Caribe, centrada en el liderazgo y el desarrollo de capacidades de…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This Breve is based on a webinar presented by Jonathan Dartnell and Aine Heaney, at NPS MedicineWise, on August 18 of 2015, to the members of CRITERIA, the IDB Knowledge Network on Health Benefits…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El Plan de Beneficios de Salud (PBS) de Colombia, conocido como Plan Obligatorio de Salud (POS), fue adoptado en 1993. Actualmente cubre al 90% de la población y se consolida como uno de los planes…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This Breve is based on a webinar presented by Valérie Paris, health economist at the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), on May 15, 2014, to the members of the Knowledge…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This Breve is based on a webinar presented by Tommy Wilkinson, Health Economics Advisor at NICE International, on April, 2014, to the members of CRITERIA, the Knowledge Network on Health Benefits…
Aug 2015
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Los indicadores de riesgo de desastres y gestión de riesgos del BID permitirá a los países evaluar mejor el riesgo que afrontan los países en casos de desastre, y sirven como una guía útil para…