Aug 2017
Author(s): Bouillon, César P.; Fernández Illescas, Coral; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Schijman, Agustina; Alejandre, Florencia; Figueroa, Claudia; Hernández, María José; Sadeghi, Patricia
The IDBG has increasingly placed knowledge generation and dissemination as one of its core mandates. However, it was not until the Realignment of the Bank in 2007 that the Bank explicitly sought to…
Aug 2017
Author(s): Bouillon, César P.; Fernández Illescas, Coral; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Schijman, Agustina; Alejandre, Florencia; Figueroa, Claudia; Hernández, María José; Sadeghi, Patricia
Es cada vez mayor el énfasis que pone el Grupo BID en la generación y difusión de conocimientos como uno de sus mandatos fundamentales. Sin embargo, no fue sino hasta la realineación del Banco en…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Caldecott, Ben; Harnett, Elizabeth; Cojoianu, Theodor; Kok, Irem; Pfeiffer, Alexander
Over the last few years, the topic of "stranded assets" resulting from environment-related risk factors has loomed larger. These factors include the effects of physical climate change as…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Donovan, Michael G.; McHardy, Pauline
Despite the large number of social housing programs in the Caribbean, little is known about their outcomes and the factors underlying evolution of housing policy. This report reviews the…
Feb 2016
Author(s): Schijman, Agustina; Haarsager, Ulrike; Khadr, Ali; Hernández, María José; Jansson, Maya
In recent years, the IDB has created several contingent lending instruments designed to anticipate needs caused by external economic shocks or natural disasters. The Board of Executive Directors has…
Feb 2016
Author(s): Schijman, Agustina; Haarsager, Ulrike; Khadr, Ali; Hernández, María José; Jansson, Maya
En años recientes, el BID ha creado varios instrumentos de financiamiento contingente diseñados para anticiparse a necesidades ocasionadas por conmociones económicas externas o desastres naturales.…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Doherty-Bigara, Jennifer
Colombia Sostenible is a country-wide initiative that takes a systemic approach to addressing climate change, social inequality and post conflict challenges built on the sustainable development goals.