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…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Corrales, Maria Elena; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Medieta, María Paula; Morales, Carlos; Suarez, David
In the global context, LAC is one of the regions known to produce the lowest levels of Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions from the transformation and use of energy. Levels of GHG in LAC represent 5% of…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Marto, Ricardo; Alvarez, Lourdes; Suarez, David
Despite the many differences among Caribbean nations, Climate Change (CC) poses a serious threat to them all. Average temperatures in the Region have increased by 0.1° to 0.2°C per decade over the…
Aug 2013
Author(s): Alvarez Prado, Lourdes; Morales, Carlos; Marto, Ricardo; Medieta, María Paula; Suarez, David; Molina, Adriana; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Scholl, Lynn; Corrales, Maria Elena; Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Verner, Dorte
This evaluation from the Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) documents and draws lessons from what the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has done over the past decade with a view to making…
Aug 2013
Author(s): Alvarez Prado, Lourdes; Morales, Carlos; Marto, Ricardo; Medieta, María Paula; Suarez, David; Molina, Adriana; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Scholl, Lynn; Corrales, Maria Elena; Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Verner, Dorte
En esta evaluación de la Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión (OVE) se documentan -a la vez que se extraen las respectivas lecciones- las acciones emprendidas por el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo…
Dec 2009
Author(s): Cavallo, Eduardo A.; Noy, Ilan
Natural disasters are by no means new, yet the evolving understanding of their relevance to economic development and growth is still in its infancy. This paper summarizes the state of the economic…