Mar 2019
Author(s): Abad, Julieta; Tarre, Alejandro; Serebrisky, Tomás; Suárez-Alemán, Ancor; Morales, Olga
A través de esta serie de casos de estudio, el Departamento de Infraestructura y Energía del BID pretende dar a conocer su trabajo en la región, los problemas que aborda, los retos en la…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Guerrero Cázares, Hernando
El presente documento busca establecer temas de interés para el inicio de un diálogo constructivo entre autoridades ambientales de América Latina, tanto en lo que concierne a licenciamiento como a…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Perivier, Helen; Arrasate, María Ignacia; Georgoulias, Andreas; Killmer, Annette; Ramirez, Maria Cecilia; Watkins, Graham George; Meller, Hendrik
This evaluation applies the Envision Rating System on the Serra do Mar and Atlantic Forest Mosaics System Socio-environmental Recovery Program in Brazil. Envision is a unique system that assesses the…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Salo, James
Micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) are major sources of natural resource consumption and environmental impacts such as greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. At the same time, MSMEs make up a…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Salo, James
Managing value chain environmental impacts and natural resource use has become an important consideration in the purchasing decisions of large publicly traded companies. Suppliers, including micro,…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Baldwin, Gunnar
Country safeguard systems are the first line of defense to mitigate the environmental and social impacts of projects that the Inter-American Development Bank finances in the Caribbean. The capacity…
May 2016
Author(s): Quiroga, Ricardo; Perazza, Maria Claudia; Corderi, David; Banerjee, Onil; Cotta, Jamie; Watkins, Graham George; López Sancho, José Luis
This work is divided in three parts. The first is an assessment of thepresent state of performance in the management of the environment and the natural capital of the region. This section will…
May 2016
Author(s): Quiroga, Ricardo; Perazza, Maria Claudia; Corderi, David; Banerjee, Onil; Cotta, Jamie; Watkins, Graham George; López Sancho, José Luis
Este trabajo se divide en tres partes, además de esta introducción. En primerlugar se presenta un diagnóstico sobre el estado actual del desempeño de la gestión ambiental y del capital natural de la…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Ramos, María Clara; Paredes, Juan Roberto; Bolivar, Ángela; Wilches-Chaux, Gustavo
Climate change presents huge challenges for humankind. Yet within these challenges lie myriad opportunities for people of all ages, including professional opportunities in exciting, influential…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Ramos, María Clara; Paredes, Juan Roberto; Bolivar, Ángela; Wilches-Chaux, Gustavo
El cambio climático y sus implicaciones para la vida en el planeta presenta enormes desafíos para la humanidad. Hay mucho por hacer y con estos retos también surgen también una serie de oportunidades…
Feb 2016
Author(s): Díaz, Manuel; Clerc, Jacques
El objetivo general del estudio es revisar la literatura internacional y las mejores prácticas para desarrollar un marco metodológico capaz de cuantificar el aumento de las inversiones requeridas…
Feb 2016
Author(s): Fernández Illescas, Coral; Buss, Stefan
Las inundaciones son un fenómeno global que pueden causar devastación generalizada, daños económicos y pérdida de vidas (Banco Mundial 2011). Entre 1970-2013, el desastre natural por inundación fue…
Jan 2016
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
This Technical Note is primarily intended for use by Chinese investors and EPC firms, specifically senior management and decision makers responsible for the planning, design and delivery of the EHS…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Hertel, Thomas W.; Verma, Monika; Ivanic, Maros; Magalhaes, Eduardo; Ludeña, Carlos E.; Rios, Ana R.
Increasingly economists are being called on to assess not only the national implications of global trade and environmental policies, but also the subnational consequences, including the impacts on…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Connell, Richenda; Canevari, Laura; Coleby, Chris; Wright, Stewart; Robertson, John N.; Morgan, Will; Cerezo, Antonio; Rivero, Alvaro; Ugarte, Guadalupe; Larson, Robert; Carr, Christopher; Washington, Richard; Saucedo, Eduardo; Ramírez, Efrén; Olivera, Marcelo; Becker, Austin; Pascual, Joana; Barandiarán, Melissa; Ramírez, Gmelina; Monter Flores, Ernesto; Martínez-Molina, Juan-Pablo; Stenek, Vladimir; Inter American Investment Corporation
The aim of this study is to analyze in depth the climate-relatedrisks and opportunities facing the Port of Manzanillo in Mexico. The report also provides an Adaptation Plan for the port. The Port of…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Connell, Richenda; Canevari, Laura; Coleby, Chris; Wright, Stewart; Robertson, John N.; Morgan, Will; Cerezo, Antonio; Rivero, Alvaro; Ugarte, Guadalupe; Larson, Robert; Carr, Christopher; Washington, Richard; Saucedo, Eduardo; Ramírez, Efrén; Olivera, Marcelo; Becker, Austin; Pascual, Joana; Barandiarán, Melissa; Ramírez, Gmelina; Monter Flores, Ernesto; Martínez-Molina, Juan-Pablo; Stenek, Vladimir; Corporación Interamericana de Inversiones
El objetivo de este estudio es analizar con detalle los riesgos y las oportunidades relacionados con el clima que enfrenta el Puerto de Manzanillo en México. El informe también ofrece un Plan de…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Connell, Richenda; Canevari, Laura; Coleby, Chris; Wright, Stewart; Robertson, John N.; Morgan, Will; Cerezo, Antonio; Rivero, Alvaro; Ugarte, Guadalupe; Larson, Robert; Carr, Christopher; Washington, Richard; Saucedo, Eduardo; Ramírez, Efrén; Olivera, Marcelo; Becker, Austin; Pascual, Joana; Barandiarán, Melissa; Ramírez, Gmelina; Crotte Alvarado, Amado; Monter Flores, Ernesto; Martínez-Molina, Juan-Pablo; Stenek, Vladimir; Inter American Investment Corporation
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has partnered with API Manzanillo on a Technical Cooperation to promote sustainability practices at the port. Recognizing the potential significance of…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Connell, Richenda; Canevari, Laura; Coleby, Chris; Wright, Stewart; Robertson, John N.; Morgan, Will; Cerezo, Antonio; Rivero, Alvaro; Ugarte, Guadalupe; Larson, Robert; Carr, Christopher; Washington, Richard; Saucedo, Eduardo; Ramírez, Efrén; Olivera, Marcelo; Becker, Austin; Pascual, Joana; Barandiarán, Melissa; Ramírez, Gmelina; Crotte Alvarado, Amado; Monter Flores, Ernesto; Martínez-Molina, Juan-Pablo; Stenek, Vladimir; Corporación Interamericana de Inversiones
El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) se ha asociado con API Manzanillo en torno a una cooperación técnica para promover prácticas sustentables en el puerto. Reconociendo el impacto potencial…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Vega, Alberto; Jiménez, Roberto; Miralles-Wilhelm, Fernando; Muñoz Castillo, Raúl
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has recognized that its activities in the countries of the Latin America and Caribbean region have significant potential to be impacted by the effects of…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Vega, Alberto; Jiménez, Roberto; Miralles-Wilhelm, Fernando; Muñoz Castillo, Raúl
El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) ha reconocido que sus actividades en los países de América Latina y la Región del Caribe y tienen un gran potencial para ser impactados por los efectos del…