May 2014
Author(s): Borensztein, Eduardo; Miller, Sebastián J.; Sánchez, Gabriel; Valenzuela, Patricio
This is an update and revision of our 2009 study. Using a broad dataset and an original methodology, this paper reports composite development gaps across economic, social and institutional sectors.…
Dec 2004
Author(s): Westley, Glenn D.; Rodríguez, Ennio; Sapoznikow, Jorge; Bartels, Sandra; McGaughey, Stephen; Espinoza, Guillermo; Berger, Marguerite; Rufatt, Adolfo; Flaming, Mark; Pisani, Pablo; Birnbaum, Philip; Large, William R.
This book describes the leading role the IDB played in Central America's development in the 1990s, which was a time of redefining the role of the State, building new relationships with the…
Dec 2004
Author(s): Westley, Glenn D.; Rodríguez, Ennio; Sapoznikow, Jorge; Bartels, Sandra; McGaughey, Stephen; Espinoza, Guillermo; Berger, Marguerite; Rufatt, Adolfo; Flaming, Mark; Pisani, Pablo; Birnbaum, Philip; Large, William R.
Los albores del decenio de 1990 fueron un período de gran trascendencia para los países centroamericanos, que emergían de la llamada "década perdida" de los años ochenta. Fue una época en…
Dec 2003
Author(s): Genoni, María Eugenia; Sánchez, Margarita; Saavedra-Chanduví, Jaime; Duryea, Suzanne; Parker, Richard; Aggleton, Peter; Buvinic, Mayra; Massiah, Ernest; Arias, Omar; Ñopo, Hugo R.; Mazza, Jacqueline; Yamada, Gustavo; Oakley, Peter; Atkinson, Tony; Tejerina, Luis; Htun, Mala; Maluwa, Miriam; Thorne, Eva T.; Silver, Hilary; Torero, Máximo; Pacari Vega, Nina; Ocampo, José Antonio; Zoninsein, Jonas; Escobal, Javier; Rincón Gallardo, Gilberto
Latin America and the Caribbean is one of the regions in the world with the greatest ethnic, racial and cultural diversity. This diversity is a major asset that holds the key to achieving lasting…
Dec 2003
Author(s): Genoni, María Eugenia; Sánchez, Margarita; Saavedra-Chanduví, Jaime; Duryea, Suzanne; Parker, Richard; Aggleton, Peter; Buvinic, Mayra; Massiah, Ernest; Arias, Omar; Ñopo, Hugo R.; Mazza, Jacqueline; Yamada, Gustavo; Oakley, Peter; Atkinson, Tony; Tejerina, Luis; Htun, Mala; Maluwa, Miriam; Thorne, Eva T.; Silver, Hilary; Torero, Máximo; Pacari Vega, Nina; Ocampo, José Antonio; Zoninsein, Jonas; Escobal, Javier; Rincón Gallardo, Gilberto
En América Latina la pobreza y la desigualdad son fácilmente reconocibles en los rostros de las mujeres, los afrodescendientes, los indígenas, las víctimas del VIH/SIDA y otros grupos marginados. En…
Jan 2003
Author(s): Aggleton, Peter; Parker, Richard; Maluwa, Miriam
This paper focuses on a rather unexplored dimension to date of the HIV/AIDS epidemic: the resulting stigma and discrimination and its impact on the effectiveness of HIV/AIDS programs. It presents a…