Nov 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
La presente infografía analiza la oferta, la demanda y los principales procesos logísticos de la cadena forestal en Uruguay.
Sep 2017
Author(s): Fisher, Mary Kate; Gamper, Catherine
Natural hazards and disasters can have significant impacts on the economic and social development of Latin America and the Caribbean. In the past decade alone, OECD and BRIC countries have…
Sep 2017
Author(s): Fisher, Mary Kate; Gamper, Catherine
Los desastres naturales pueden tener impactos significativos en el desarrollo económico y social de América Latina y el Caribe. Sólo en la última década, los países de la OCDE y BRIC han…
Sep 2017
Author(s): Fisher, Mary Kate; Gamper, Catherine
Os riscos naturais e os desastres podem ter impactos significativos no desenvolvimento econômico e social da América Latina e do Caribe. Apenas na década passada, os países da OCDE e BRIC…
May 2017
Author(s): García Zaballos, Antonio; Iglesias Rodriguez, Enrique
Information and communications technology (ICT) plays an important role in promoting and enabling social, economic, and environmental well-being worldwide. Data centers are essential for the…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Suárez, Fabiola; Duque, Ángela; Pava, Margarita; Estupiñán, Sandra; Calderón, Silvia; Romero, Germán; Ordóñez, Daniel A.; Álvarez, Andrés; Sanchez-Aragon, Leonardo; Ludeña, Carlos E.
Esta infografía resume la metodología y los resultados del estudio "Impactos económicos del cambio climático en Colombia" del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID), la Comisión Económica…
Sep 2016
Author(s): García Zaballos, Antonio; Jeun, Inkyung
Modern society cannot evolve and operate without critical infrastructures, most of which have become dependent of internet connectivity for a variety of information management, communications, and…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Suárez, Fabiola; Duque, Ángela; Pava, Margarita; Estupiñán, Sandra; Calderón, Silvia; Romero, Germán; Ordóñez, Daniel A.; Álvarez, Andrés; Sanchez-Aragon, Leonardo; Ludeña, Carlos E.
En el marco del estudio de Impactos Económicos del Cambio Climático de Colombia (EIECC) se identificaron medidas y políticas de adaptación para disminuir los impactos o aprovechar las oportunidades…
Jan 2016
Author(s): Ludeña, Carlos E.; Sánchez Aragón, Leonardo; Álvarez, Andrés; Ordóñez, Daniel A.; Romero, Germán; Calderón, Silvia; Giraldo, Yuliet P.; Hernández, Luis; Orozco, Daniel; Obando, Diego; Duque, Ángela; Restrepo, Héctor I.; Orrego, Sergio A.; Riaño, Nestor M.
Esta infografía resume los resultados del estudio "Impactos económicos del cambio climático en Colombia: sector forestal" que es parte de la serie de estudios sectoriales que conforman el…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Ludeña, Carlos E.; Sánchez Aragón, Leonardo; Álvarez, Andrés; Ordóñez, Daniel A.; Romero, Germán; Calderón, Silvia; Giraldo, Yuliet P.; Hernández, Luis; Orozco, Daniel; Obando, Diego; Duque, Ángela; Restrepo, Héctor I.; Orrego, Sergio A.; Riaño, Nestor M.
El cambio climático amenaza la supervivencia, biodiversidad, estructura y distribución de los bosques naturales así como el crecimiento y productividad de las plantaciones forestales. En Colombia…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Yu, Bok-Keun; Miller, Sebastián J.; Sanchez-Aragon, Leonardo; Yoon, Sang Won; Ludeña, Carlos E.
Relevant and appropriate indicators for vulnerability at both the local levels are significant for effective adaptation to climate change. The paper reviews the literature of these indicators, and…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Schneider, Robert; Diewald, Christoph; Molina, Adriana
In LAC the principal sources of Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions are land use change and agricultural activities, particularly cattle ranching (methane emissions) on converted land and natural…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Reymondin, Louis; Coca, Alejandro; Arango, David; Jarvis, Andy; Navarrete, Carolina; Suding, Paul Hugo; Watkins, Graham George
Deforestation as one of the potential indirect impacts of infrastructure development has increasingly become an important issue in the development community. While questions concerning the drivers…
Feb 2012
Author(s): Soares Filho, Britaldo; Lima, Letícia; Bowman, Maria; Viana, Letícia
Este artículo se examina la retroalimentación que existe entre cambio climático, deforestación y expansión agropecuaria, y presenta escenarios relativos a la demanda agropecuaria y a las políticas de…
Feb 2012
Author(s): Soares Filho, Britaldo; Lima, Letícia; Bowman, Maria; Viana, Letícia
This paper discusses the feedbacks between climate change, deforestation, and agricultural expansion and presents scenarios of agricultural demand and forest conservation and restoration policies in…
Feb 2012
Author(s): Hecht, Susanne B.
Catastrophic deforestation and environmental degradation have become habits of thought about forest landscapes in Latin America's tropics. Yet these truisms blind analysts to three surprising…
Feb 2012
Author(s): Hecht, Susanne B.
La catastrófica deforestación y la degradación ambiental se han convertido en puntos de reflexión con respecto a los paisajes forestales en los trópicos de América Latina. Sin embargo, estas verdades…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
The IDB's mandate to promote development in the Latin America and Caribbean region includes a strategic approach along a climate-resilient and low-carbon path. Our adaptation and mitigation work…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
The Inter-American Development Bank is the largest source of development financing for Latin America and the Caribbean, with a strong commitment to achieve measurable results, increased integrity,…
Apr 2011
Author(s): Lima, Rodrigo C.A.; Antoniazzi, Laura B.; Nassar, André M.
Por que deve haver mudanças no Código Florestal? Essa pergunta esta na cabeça de muitos brasileiros que acompanham, basicamente pela mídia, os calorosos debates sobre alterações no marco legal que…