Jul 2017
Author(s): Pasha, Sukrishnalall; Wenner, Mark D.; Clarke, Dillon
Guyana is a country with abundant mineral wealth. Extractive industries, along with agriculture, drive the economy. Mining poses several inherent challenges due to its negative impact on the…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Uyarra, Elvira; Moñux, Diego; Li, Yanchao; Esteban, Adrián; Rigby, John; Ospina, María José; Edler, Jakob
Public procurement accounts for a significant proportion of overall demand for goods and services. Thus, it could be a useful tool for fostering innovation and economic growth. While interest in the…
Nov 2014
Author(s): Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Verner, Dorte; Corrales, Maria Elena; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula; Morales, Carlos; Suarez, David; Linares, Ana María; Scholl, Lynn; Quintanilla, Oscar; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Alvarez Prado, Lourdes; Molina, Adriana; Marto, Ricardo; Christensen, Jens Hesselbjerg; Ashwill, Maximillian; Diewald, Christoph; Schneider, Robert; Lisansky, Judith; Uquillas, Jorge; Redwood, John
Climate change (CC) poses important risks to development in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). Climate adaptation can limit the negative impacts and is important in achieving sustainable…
Nov 2014
Author(s): Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Verner, Dorte; Corrales, Maria Elena; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula; Morales, Carlos; Suarez, David; Linares, Ana María; Scholl, Lynn; Quintanilla, Oscar; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Alvarez Prado, Lourdes; Molina, Adriana; Marto, Ricardo; Christensen, Jens Hesselbjerg; Ashwill, Maximillian; Diewald, Christoph; Schneider, Robert; Lisansky, Judith; Uquillas, Jorge; Redwood, John
El cambio climático (CC) plantea importantes riesgos para el desarrollo en América Latina y el Caribe (ALC). La adaptación puede reducir los impactos negativos del cambio climático y además, apoyar…
Jun 2008
Author(s): Vega, Henry
Exporting fresh flowers is one of very few successful efforts by producers in low-income countries to compete in international markets of high-value agricultural goods. While this success results…