May 2015
Author(s): Hoagland-Grey, Hilary
The Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region has a long history of coping with natural hazards such as hurricanes, floods, and coastal storm surges. However, climate change is expected to exacerbate…
May 2015
Author(s): Hoagland-Grey, Hilary
The Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region has a long history of coping with natural hazards such as hurricanes, floods, and coastal storm surges. However, climate change is expected to exacerbate…
Jan 2012
Author(s): Terraza, Horacio; Rocco, Américo; Adler, Verónica; Bervejillo, Federico; Páez, Tania; Scodelaro, Federico; Soulier Faure, Martin
Con el propósito de orientar el crecimiento sostenible de Montevideo, maximizando sus beneficios y limitando su potencial negativo sobre la sociedad, el territorio y el medio ambiente, un equipo de…
May 2011
Author(s): Hoagland-Grey, Hilary
The objective of this Technical Note is to describe the necessary Bank requirements for the content and disclosure of Environmental and Social Impact Assessments (ESIAs), with a focus on the…
Nov 2010
Author(s): Terraza, Horacio; Sturzenegger, Germán
Hasta hace unos treinta años existían muy pocas organizaciones de recicladores en América Latina y el Caribe. Sin embargo, a partir de los años ochenta diversas cooperativas y otras formas de…
Apr 2010
Author(s): Terraza, Horacio; Willumsen, Hans
As part of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) strategy to promote good practices in municipal solid waste (MSW) management and knowledge sharing activities in Latin America and the Caribbean (…
Dec 2009
Author(s): Martínez Arce, Evelyn; Daza, Diego; Tello Espinoza, Pilar; Soulier Faure, Martin; Terraza, Horacio
This regional report is the product of the joint efforts of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), and the Inter-American Association of Sanitary and…
Dec 2009
Author(s): Martínez Arce, Evelyn; Daza, Diego; Tello Espinoza, Pilar; Soulier Faure, Martin; Terraza, Horacio
El trabajo conjunto de la Organización Panamericana de la Salud (OPS), el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) y la Asociación Interamericana de Ingeniería Sanitaria y Ambiental (AIDIS) ha…
Oct 2009
Author(s): Terraza, Horacio
El sector de residuos sólidos es un objetivo estratégico de intervención para la Iniciativa de Agua y Saneamiento del Grupo Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID). En este documento se desarrollan…