Feb 2020
Author(s): Powell, Leiska; Chakalall, Yuri; Hori, Tsuneki
Even though the number of disasters and their catastrophic consequences increase, few governments are well prepared to undertake the recovery efforts necessary to bring affected areas and communities…
Jan 2020
Author(s): Burke, Lauretta; Larsen, Gaia; Lau, Winnie; Kushner, Ben; Hori, Tsuneki
Coastal ecosystems provide a wide variety of goods and services in countries across the Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) countries. To maintain the value that coastal ecosystems provide in a…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Barandiarán, Melissa; Esquivel, Maricarmen; Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Suarez, Ginés; Zuloaga, Daniela
Considerar el riesgo de desastres y cambio climático en el diseño y la construcción de proyectos es importante para aumentar su resiliencia. El Banco desarrolló una metodología para facilitar la…
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…
Nov 2019
Author(s): Corderi, David; Hori, Tsuneki; Yamín, Luis Eduardo
Existing and projected economic losses caused by floods all over the world have generated a growing consensus about the need for investment in flood risk mitigation. Most of the evidence on the…
Feb 2017
Author(s): Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Hori, Tsuneki; Jaimes, Ivonne; Sanahuja, Haris; Torres, Ana María; Visconti, Ernesto; Novillo, Nathalia
El presente informe presenta los principales avances y retos pendientes del país a nivel de su gobernabilidad para la gestión del riesgo de desastres, medida a través del Índice de Gobernabilidad y…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Hori, Tsuneki; Suarez, Ginés; Salazar, Lina; Durán, Rolando; Torres, Ana María; Visconti, Ernesto
El presente informe resume los principales hallazgos de la aplicación del iGOPP, el Índice de Gobernabilidad y Políticas Públicas para la Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres, en Haití. Dicho índice…