Oct 2016
Author(s): Solymosi, Katalin; Braun, Andrea; Dijk, Suzanne van; Grulke, Markus
The world population is expected to increase from approximately 2.5 billion in 1950 to almost 10 billion in 2050, exhibiting the highest population growth rates in history. Securing the supply of…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Solymosi, Katalin; Braun, Andrea; Dijk, Suzanne van; Grulke, Markus
Se estima que la población mundial aumentará desde cerca de 2.500 millones en 1950 a casi 10.000 millones al año 2050, lo cual refleja una de las mayores tasas de crecimiento demográfico de la…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Kahn, Theodore
Japan and Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) enjoy a diverse and longstanding economic relationship. The ties between the two economies encompass trade and foreign direct investment in a range of…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Jacquet, Bruno; Gachot, Sebastien; Núñez, Anamaría
La agroforestería es un sistema agrícola donde se cultivan varios tipos de árboles como árboles frutales, café, cacao o forestales en las mismas parcelas junto con otros cultivos y/o pastos.
Oct 2016
Author(s): Jacquet, Bruno; Gachot, Sebastien; Núñez, Anamaría
L'Agroforesterie est un système agricole où des cultures annuelles sont intercalées entre différentes variétés d'arbres tels que des fruitiers, des caféiers, des cacaoyers et des forestiers.
Oct 2015
Author(s): Kim, Seung Keon; Jeong, Woo Soo; Park, Joon Ah
One of the world's poorest countries following the devastation of the Korean War, the Republic of Korea is now the world's fifth largest trading partner and a major manufacturer of…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Shapira, Philip; Youtie, Jan; Cox, Debbie; Uyarra, Elvira; Gök, Abullah; Rogers, Juan; Downing, Chris
This technical note analyzes international experiences and practices of public technology extension service programs. Technology extension services comprise varied forms of assistance provided…
Jan 2015
Author(s): Salazar, Lina; Aramburu, Julián; González, Mario; Winters, Paul
This paper presents the impact evaluation of CRIAR program, implemented in rural areas in Bolivia. The objective of CRIAR is to increase smallholders' agricultural income and food security…
Jan 2015
Author(s): Salazar, Lina; Aramburu, Julián; González, Mario; Winters, Paul
Este documento presenta la evaluación de impacto del programa CRIAR, implementado en áreas rurales de Bolivia. El objetivo del CRIAR es incrementar los ingresos agropecuarios y la seguridad…
May 2012
Author(s): García Zaballos, Antonio; Truitt Nakata, Ginya
This report is intended to encourage and reinforce the efforts of policymakers and industry stakeholders throughout the region to accelerate broadband deployment. The report has two primary aims. The…
May 2012
Author(s): Blyde, Juan S.
This paper examines the role of contracting institutions on the insertion of developing countries in international production networks and particularly on the prospects of LAC to source goods beyond…
Mar 2012
Author(s): Fundación Chile; Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
Este documento presenta el caso exitoso de implementación de la integración de sistemas solares en Faenadora Entre Montes. Esta empresa, mediante los aportes del BID-FOMIN - a través del "…
Mar 2012
Author(s): Fundación Chile; Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
Este documento presenta el caso exitoso de implementación de un sistema de recuperación de calor en Frutícola Dosal. Esta empresa, mediante los aportes del BID-FOMIN - a través del "Programa de…
Mar 2012
Author(s): Fundación Chile; Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
Este documento presenta el caso exitoso de la gestión energética en la planta de procesamiento de salmón congelado Hueñocoihue Ltda. La empresa, mediante los aportes del BID-FOMIN - a través del…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Jamaica, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade; Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Jamaica's National Aid for Trade Strategy, Partnerships towards Sustained Economic Growth and Development through Trade, was prepared by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade with…
May 2011
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB); Un Techo Para Mi País
This brochure presents the exhibit "Design with the Base of the Pyramid" supported by the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF) and the Opportunities for the Majority Sector (OMJ) of the Inter…
Feb 2011
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
El Proyecto de Apoyo a la Transición Competitiva Agroalimentaria en la República Dominicana (PATCA) resultó ser un esfuerzo importante para mejorar los servicios de asistencia técnica y de adopción…
Nov 2010
Author(s): Strand, Kyle; Busch, Joseph A.; Martinez, Aline; Mokate, Karen Marie
This presentation - given at Taxonomy Boot Camp 2010 - reports on the effort to integrate, merge and map the Bank's existing vocabularies to provide a common way to consistently classify…
Nov 2010
Author(s): Galiani, Sebastián; Jaitman, Laura
TRAZAR program (from traceability in English) is a very successful example of the application of ICT methods in rural areas to increase the efficiency and potentialities of small/medium-scale cattle…
Nov 2010
Author(s): Galiani, Sebastián; Jaitman, Laura
En el presente documento se analiza el programa TRAZ.AR que tuvo lugar en la Provincia de Santa Fe, Argentina entre 2004 y 2006. El programa tuvo como principales beneficiarios a productores rurales…