Dec 2019
Author(s): Watkins, Graham George; Silva Zuniga, Mariana C.; Rycerz, Amanda; Dawkins, Katie; Firth, John; Kapos, Val; Canevari, Laura; Dickson, Barney; Amin, Amal-Lee
Nature-based Solutions (NbS) are a cost effective way to build infrastructure resilient to a changing climate, while also delivering other societal benefits. Yet, many businesses are unaware of the…
May 2019
Author(s): Bhattacharya, Amar; Contreras Casado, Cristina; Jeong, Minji; Amin, Amal-Lee; Watkins, Graham George; Silva Zuniga, Mariana C.
La infraestructura sostenible (IS) ahora es reconocida como una base esencial para lograr un crecimiento inclusivo y sostenible, cumplir los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible (ODS) y alcanzar las…
May 2019
Author(s): Bhattacharya, Amar; Contreras Casado, Cristina; Jeong, Minji; Amin, Amal-Lee; Watkins, Graham George; Silva Zuniga, Mariana C.
Sustainable Infrastructure (SI) is now recognized as an essential foundation to achieve inclusive and sustainable growth, deliver on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and meet the targets of…
Nov 2014
Author(s): Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Verner, Dorte; Corrales, Maria Elena; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula; Morales, Carlos; Suarez, David; Linares, Ana María; Scholl, Lynn; Quintanilla, Oscar; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Alvarez Prado, Lourdes; Molina, Adriana; Marto, Ricardo; Christensen, Jens Hesselbjerg; Ashwill, Maximillian; Diewald, Christoph; Schneider, Robert; Lisansky, Judith; Uquillas, Jorge; Redwood, John
Climate change (CC) poses important risks to development in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). Climate adaptation can limit the negative impacts and is important in achieving sustainable…
Nov 2014
Author(s): Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Verner, Dorte; Corrales, Maria Elena; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula; Morales, Carlos; Suarez, David; Linares, Ana María; Scholl, Lynn; Quintanilla, Oscar; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Alvarez Prado, Lourdes; Molina, Adriana; Marto, Ricardo; Christensen, Jens Hesselbjerg; Ashwill, Maximillian; Diewald, Christoph; Schneider, Robert; Lisansky, Judith; Uquillas, Jorge; Redwood, John
El cambio climático (CC) plantea importantes riesgos para el desarrollo en América Latina y el Caribe (ALC). La adaptación puede reducir los impactos negativos del cambio climático y además, apoyar…
May 2014
Author(s): Majano, Ana María
The region of Latin America and the Caribbean is already a global low-carbon leader in terms of power generation from hydrological and biomass resources, and it recently has made great strides in…
Mar 2013
Author(s): Redwood, John; Alvarez Prado, Lourdes; Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.
This paper reviews the Inter-American Development Bank¿s Integrated Strategy for Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation, and Sustainable and Renewable Energy (CCS). The Strategy was produced as a…
Mar 2013
Author(s): Redwood, John; Alvarez Prado, Lourdes; Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.
Este informe presenta la revisión de OVE de la Estrategia Integrada de Mitigación y Adaptación al Cambio Climático y Energía Sostenible y Renovable (ECC) del BID. La estrategia ha sido desarrollada…
Nov 2012
Author(s): Redwood, John
The Environment and Safeguards Group (ESG) of the IDB has examined how potential environmental and social risks of major Bank-supported road improvement investments in natural resource rich and socio…
Oct 2012
Author(s): Redwood, John
The purpose of this technical note is to identify key environment and safeguard-related risks and opportunities that should be taken into account in the new Country Strategy for the Dominican…
Aug 2010
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Watanuki, Masakazu; Durán Lima, José; Ludeña, Carlos E.; Alvarez, Mariano; de Miguel, Carlos; Wong, Sara; Arguello, Ricardo; Terra, María Inés; Bucheli, Marisa; Laens, Silvia; Estrades, Carmen; Chisari, Omar O.; Maquieyra, Javier; Romero, Carlos; Ferreira Filho, Joaquim Bento de Souza; Medvedev, Denis; van der Mensbrugghe, Dominique; Tourinho, Octávio Augusto Fontes; Kume, Honorio; Pedroso, Ana Cristina de Souza
This book contains a selection of studies discussed at the first and second Regional Meetings on Computable General Equilibrium, which were held, respectively, in Santiago, Chile on 13 and 14 April…