Nov 2013
Author(s): Gill, Roger; Opperman, Jeff; Harrison, David
The Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region is experiencing dynamic growth and requires large investments in electrical infrastructure. Hydropower is a major component of the region's energy…
Jul 2005
Author(s): Agosin, Manuel R.; Barreix, Alberto Daniel; Machado, Roberto; Gómez Sabaini, Juan C.; Cornick, Jorge; Acevedo, Carlos; González Orellana, Mauricio; Schenone, Osvaldo H.; de la Torre, Carlos
"Recaudar para crecer" aboga por un sistema tributario que garantice una recaudación acorde con las necesidades de desarrollo y que ayude a superar el enorme rezago centroamericano frente a…
Nov 1999
Author(s): Buvinic, Mayra; Vega, Gabriela; Bertrand, Mauricio; Urban, Anne-Marie; Truitt Nakata, Ginya
This report examines evidence from post-Mitch Central America and disasters in other parts of the world to identify the ways disasters affect women and to highlight women's participation in…