Dec 2019
Author(s): Frisari, Giovanni Leo; Gallardo, Matías; Nakano, Chiemi; Cárdenas, Víctor; Monnin, Pierre
In Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), regional supervisors and regulators have not yet explicitly included nor addressed climate-related risks in binding regulations and/or supervisory measures…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Hori, Tsuneki; Garcia, Alvaro; Osorio, Claudio; Torres, Ana María; Visconti, Ernesto; Hraste, Mirka
La institucionalidad actualmente existente en Paraguay para la gestión del riesgo de desastres (GRD) se ha construido en base a un proceso de maduración y reflexión de una serie de emergencias y…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Moreda, Fekadu; Lord, Benjamin; Nalesso, Mauro; Coli Valdes Daussa, Pedro; Corrales, Juliana
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) provides financial and technicalsupport for infrastructure projects in water and sanitation, irrigation, flood control, transport, and energy, and for…
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…