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…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Barron, Tania
To date, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has considered the impact of its projects on community health and safety on an ad hoc basis. Although the IDB's 2006 Environmental and…
Jul 2003
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank; Caribbean Disaster Emergency Response Agency (CDERA); Asian Disaster Preparedness Center
This report includes the proceedings of the Seminar on Climate Change and Severe Weather Events in the Caribbean and Asia, held in Barbados at the Grand Barbados Beach Resort on July 24-25, 2003. The…
Mar 2003
Author(s): Bollin, Christina; Cárdenas, Claudia; Aquino, Alberto; Hidajat, Ria; Jinon, René; Paulsen de Cárdenas, Alba
En el marco de la III Fase del Diálogo Regional de Política sobre Riesgo de Desastres Naturales, el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) encargó a la Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische…