Dec 2019
Author(s): Barandiarán, Melissa; Esquivel, Maricarmen; Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Suarez, Ginés; Zuloaga, Daniela
Taking disaster and climate change risks into consideration in the design and construction of projects is important to increase their resilience. The Bank has developed a methodology to facilitate…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Barandiarán, Melissa; Esquivel, Maricarmen; Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Suarez, Ginés; Zuloaga, Daniela
The effects of climate change and disasters triggered by natural hazards pose a significant threat to sustainable development in the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region. According to the Bank’s…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Barandiarán, Melissa; Esquivel, Maricarmen; Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Suarez, Ginés; Zuloaga, Daniela
El presente documento resume la Metodología de evaluación del riesgo de desastres y cambio climático desarrollada y sometida a pruebas piloto durante 2017 y 2018. Si bien la Metodología es el…
Mar 2013
Author(s): Hammond, David S.; Rosales, Judith; Ouboter, Paul E.
This paper provides a brief overview of the linkages between the primary factors driving gold mining, how these interact with regional geology to concentrate impacts on specific river basins, and the…
Mar 2013
Author(s): Hammond, David S.; Rosales, Judith; Ouboter, Paul E.
En este documento se presenta un breve panorama de los vínculos que median entre los factores primarios que impulsan la minería aurífera, la manera en que interactúan con la geología regional y…
Mar 2013
Author(s): Pombo, Cristina; Nicaretta, Romina; Mejía, Francisco; Taboada, Bibiana; Pusterla, Fazia; Meduña, Patricia; Neret, Matilde; Cossens, Shakirah; Díaz, Luis; Toda, Ichiro; Cáceres, Agustin; Azevedo, Viviane; Álvarez, Carola; Betts, Tracy; Echebarría, Koldo
This year, our fourth annual Development Effectiveness Overview (DEO 2012) shows that the implementation of the IDB's Development Effectiveness Framework is yielding positive results. In 2012,…
Mar 2013
Author(s): Pombo, Cristina; Nicaretta, Romina; Mejía, Francisco; Taboada, Bibiana; Pusterla, Fazia; Meduña, Patricia; Neret, Matilde; Cossens, Shakirah; Díaz, Luis; Toda, Ichiro; Cáceres, Agustin; Azevedo, Viviane; Álvarez, Carola; Betts, Tracy; Echebarría, Koldo
Este año, nuestro cuarto Panorama de Efectividad en el Desarrollo (DEO 2012) muestra que la implementación del Marco de la Efectividad en el Desarrollo del BID está rindiendo resultados positivos. En…
Sep 2012
Author(s): Murphy, Anne G.; Hartell, Jason; Cárdenas, Víctor; Skees, Jerry R.
This report examines some of the implications of price risk and volatility, and weather risks in the LAC region that are important threats to already vulnerable populations. It considers the…