Jul 2005
Author(s): Cardona, Omar D.
This report describes the application in 12 countries of a system of four indicators that measure the potential impact of natural hazards, the key element of those countries' vulnerability, and…
Feb 2003
Author(s): Russell, Clifford S.
The central issue of the II Meeting of the Environment Network of the Regional Policy Dialogue, held on February 25 and 26, 2003, is "the application of economic instruments in water and solid…
Feb 2003
Author(s): Russell, Clifford S.
El tema central es de la II Reunión de la Red de Medio Ambiente del Diálogo Regional de Políticas que tuvo lugar el 25 y 26 de febrero del 2003, es "la aplicación de instrumentos económicos en…
Apr 2002
Author(s): Pratt, Lawrence;Girot, Pascal O.
This executive profile summarized here identifies the great environmental challenges of the Mesoamerican region, highlights the achievements of the last decade, and points out the future course that…
Apr 2002
Author(s): Pratt, Lawrence;Girot, Pascal O.
El perfil ejecutivo que aquí se presenta identifica los grandes retos ambientales de la región de Mesoamérica, destaca los logros de la década pasada y señala los derroteros futuros que guíen los…
Apr 2002
Author(s): Asenjo, Rafael
This report delivers systematized information intended to direct the work of the Regional Dialogue, with an emphasis on the efforts that Southern Cone countries. The report includes recommendations…
Apr 2002
Author(s): Asenjo, Rafael
El presente informe entrega información sistematizada destinada a orientar el trabajo del Diálogo Regional, con énfasis en los esfuerzos que los países del Cono Sur deberían desplegar en la…
Apr 2002
Author(s): Pratt, Lawrence;Girot, Pascal O.
The countries in Mesoamerica have achieved major advances in the field of environmental management over the last ten years. Both Mexico and the Central American nations have put a whole series of…
Apr 2002
Author(s): Pratt, Lawrence;Girot, Pascal O.
Este documento fue comisionado para el Diálogo Regional de Medio Ambiente Sub-región Mesoamérica. Los países de Mesoamérica han logrado importantes avances en materia de gestión ambiental en los…
Apr 2002
Author(s): Samaniego, Ricardo
This presentation was commissioned by the Environment Network of the Regional Policy Dialogue for the I Hemispheric Meeting celebrated on April 4th and 5th, 2002. This presentation is about…
Apr 2002
Author(s): Samaniego, Ricardo
Esta presentación fue comisionada por la Red de Medio Ambiente del Diálogo Regional de Política para la I Reunión Hemisférica celebrada los días 4 y 5 de abril de 2002. Da a conocer las condiciones…
Apr 2002
Author(s): Belausteguigoitia, Juan C.;Merino, Gustavo;Samaniego, Ricardo
This study contains a methodology to establish the bases of a program for an effective environmental management insertion in sectorial policies and uses this conceptual framework to analyze Mexico…
Mar 2002
Author(s): Bonita, Manuel;Correa, Fernando;Veijalainen, Pertti;Ahveninen, Harri
contribute to success in the forest business. These include sound macroeconomic and long-term forest policies, secure land tenure, support from related education and technology programs, and…
Feb 2002
Author(s): Rogers, Peter
To choose better water investments we need to have a better appreciation of what is possible with improved governance, of how to identify improved governance, how to design institutions for it, and…
Jan 2002
Author(s): Asenjo, Rafael;Espinoza, Guillermo;Valenzuela, Fernando;Jure, Jorge
This report provides systematized information to guide Regional Dialogue efforts. It emphasizes efforts Southern Cone countries (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay) should undertake to…
Jan 2002
Author(s): Asenjo, Rafael;Espinoza, Guillermo;Valenzuela, Fernando;Jure, Jorge
El presente informe entrega información sistematizada destinada a orientar el trabajo del Diálogo Regional, con énfasis en los esfuerzos que los países del Cono Sur (Argentina, Brasil, Chile,…
Jan 2002
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This issue of the Microenterprise Development Review examines three mergers involving microfinance institutions in Paraguay, Nicaragua and Bolivia (El Comercio, Confia and Eco Futuro, respectively…
Jan 2002
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
En esta edición de Microempresa se presentan dos artículos principales. En el primero, se examinan las implicancias de las fusiones de la entidades microfinancieras en América Latina, ante la…
Apr 1999
Author(s): De Camino, Ronnie
This paper analyzes the role of particular social and economic actors in the forest sector, and the impact of existing policies in the region. The aim is to visualize the options that are available…
Feb 1998
Author(s): Solanes, Miguel;Getches, David
Este informe (ENV-127) analiza y esclarece la experiencia de los países de América Latina y el Caribe que han iniciado reformas en la gestión de los recursos hídricos en los últimos años. El…