Oct 2017
Author(s): Huppi, Monika; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Fernandez, Coral; Haarsager, Ulrike; Szwedzki, Roni; Oliveira, Patricia; Niembro, Rasec; Rivera, Johanan; Rey, Joaquin; Jansson, Maya; Fragano, Frank; Quintero, Juan; Elliott, Victoria; Maqueda Gassos, Stephany
This is the approach paper for the forthcoming evaluation of the Inter-American Development Group's environmental and social safeguards systems. The paper lays out the evaluation's…
Oct 2017
Author(s): Huppi, Monika; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Fernandez, Coral; Haarsager, Ulrike; Szwedzki, Roni; Oliveira, Patricia; Niembro, Rasec; Rivera, Johanan; Rey, Joaquin; Jansson, Maya; Fragano, Frank; Quintero, Juan; Elliott, Victoria; Maqueda Gassos, Stephany
En este documento de enfoque, elaborado para la próxima evaluación de los sistemas de salvaguardias ambientales y sociales del Grupo BID, se establecen los objetivos, el alcance y las preguntas de la…
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…
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…
Jun 2008
Author(s): Vega, Henry
Using a case study approach of Ecuador's supply chain this presentation discusses exports dynamics from major fresh flower exporting countries. The document covers air transportation's…