Jul 2021
Author(s): Ortiz, Raphaëlle;Núñez, Anamaría;Cathala, Corinne;Rios, Ana R.;Nalesso, Mauro
Esta nota técnica es una actualización del documento anterior “El agua en tiempos de sequía: Lecciones de cinco sequías alrededor del mundo”, publicado en 2018. Explora situaciones y políticas de…
Jul 2021
Author(s): Ortiz, Raphaëlle;Núñez, Anamaría;Cathala, Corinne;Rios, Ana R.;Nalesso, Mauro
Esta nota técnica es una actualización del documento anterior “El agua en tiempos de sequía: Lecciones de cinco sequías alrededor del mundo”, publicado en 2018. Explora situaciones y políticas de…
Dec 2020
Author(s): Flores, Rubén;Muñoz, Gonzalo;De Salvo, Carmine Paolo;Alcaraz Rivero, Andrea
La agricultura en los países de Centroamérica y República Dominicana es una actividad económica de gran relevancia. Aporta con cerca del 8,5% del PIB de la región y genera en promedio el 19,8% del…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Bood, Nadia;Burke, Lauretta;Lau, Winnie;Larsen, Gaia;Hori, Tsuneki
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the World Resources Institute (WRI) have developed a set of climate-resilient Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM) performance indicators during…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Vitón, Roberto
La agricultura de América Central y El Caribe enfrenta desafíos vinculados con diferenciales de productividad de la región y de cada país; la amenaza creciente del impacto del cambio climático en la…
Feb 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Conexión INTAL informa sobre desarrollos en las áreas de integración y comercio en las regiones de América Latina y el Caribe. Esta edición se dedica al lanzamiento de la publicación “LATINDIA: el…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Riquelme, Rodrigo;Méndez, Paola;Smith, Ianthe
This publication looks into the Solid Waste Sector situation in nine Caribbean countries: The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Jamaica, Guyana, Haiti, Suriname, St Lucia and Trinidad and Tobago. Adequate…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The present study contributes through a group of examples, closing identified data and informational gaps on adaptation actions to preserving services provided by key coastal ecosystems such as coral…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Caldecott, Ben;Inter American Development Bank
Over the last few years the topic of "stranded assets" created by environment-related risk factors, including physical climate change impacts and societal responses to climate change, has…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Caldecott, Ben;Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
En los últimos años, el tema de los activos abandonados o en desuso ("stranded assets") como consecuencia de factores de riesgo relacionados con el medioambiente, entre ellos los impactos…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Lachaud, Michée Arnold;Bravo-Ureta, Boris E.;Ludeña, Carlos E.
This study estimates Climate Adjusted Total Factor Productivity (CATFP) for agriculture in Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) countries, while also providing comparisons with several regions of the…
Dec 2014
Author(s): Lemay, Michele H.;Rogers, Cassandra;Martin, Dougal
The health of Belize's economy is closely related to the health of the tourism industry, which was responsible for 40 percent of total exports of goods and services from 2008 to 2012. The…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Multilateral Investment Fund;Power Africa;Department for International Development;Bloomberg New Energy Finance
Climatescope seeks to bring quantitative rigor to the basic question of what makes a country attractive for clean energy investment, development, and deployment.Climatescope ranks countries on their…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Fondo Multilateral de Inversiones;Power Africa;Department for International Development;Bloomberg New Energy Finance
El Climascopio se propone aportar rigor cuantitativo a la pregunta básica de qué es lo que hace que un país sea atractivo para las inversiones, el desarrollo y el despliegue de energías limpias. El…
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…
Mar 2013
Author(s): Conroy, Hector;Schijman, Agustina;Ramirez-Goldin, Ana;Palma, Alejandra;Ramos, Johanna
This Country Program Evaluation (CPE) for Belize: 2008-2012 is the third time the Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) has evaluated the work of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB, or Bank…
Mar 2013
Author(s): Conroy, Hector;Schijman, Agustina;Ramirez-Goldin, Ana;Palma, Alejandra;Ramos, Johanna
Esta Evaluación del Programa de País para Belice correspondiente al 2008-2012 constituye la tercera ocasión en que la Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión (OVE) evalúa la labor del Banco…
Oct 2012
Author(s): Simpson, Murray;Mercer Clarke, Colleen S.L.;Clarke, John D.;Scott, Daniel;Clarke, Alexander J.
Bank investments in tourism and other coastal development projects have been on the rise, generating an interest in the development of instruments and tools that would more effectively inform Bank…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Guillet, Vincent
This presentation was commissioned by the Regional Policy Dialogue and presented in the meeting Disaster Risk Reduction: Best Practices for Climate-Resilient Coastal Development held in Bridgetown,…
Jul 2003
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank;Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency;Asian Disaster Preparedness Center
This report includes the proceedings of the Seminar on Climate Change and Severe Weather Events in the Caribbean and Asia, held in Barbados at the Grand Barbados Beach Resort on July 24-25, 2003. The…