Mar 2019
Author(s): Martinez, Sebastian; Johannsen, Julia; Winters, Solis
The Community Nutrition Program in El Alto, Bolivia is the second phase of a program originally implemented between 2008 and 2011. The newly-structured program had objectives to improve infant and…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Campos, Rosario; Ortiz de Mendívil, Cloe; Michalczewsky, Kathia; De Angelis, Jesica
The Trade and Integration Monitor 2018 analyzes the ongoing trade recovery in the region and tracks its competitiveness in global markets, with a particular focus on the capacity for positioning…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Campos, Rosario; Ortiz de Mendívil, Cloe; Michalczewsky, Kathia; De Angelis, Jesica
El Monitor de Comercio e Integración 2018 analiza la recuperación comercial en curso en la región y traza un balance de la competitividad en los mercados mundiales, poniendo énfasis en la capacidad…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Núñez, Anamaría; Loeff, Adriana
El 52% de la población femenina en el mundo o 26% del total de los que habitamos este planeta, está en edad reproductiva. Siendo la menstruación parte del ciclo de vida humana, la mayoría de estas…
Oct 2017
Author(s): Bancalari, Antonella; Martinez, Sebastian
Exposure to fecal contamination is a leading cause of childhood infectious diseases inlow- and middle-income countries. Low-quality sanitation infrastructure and inadequate
maintenance can…
Sep 2017
Author(s): Watkins, Graham George; Mueller, Sven-Uwe; Meller, Hendrik; Ramirez, Maria Cecilia; Serebrisky, Tomás; Georgoulias, Andreas
This report investigates the nature and consequences of conflict in infrastructure projects in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). To the best of the authors’ knowledge, this is the first study on…
Sep 2017
Author(s): Watkins, Graham George; Mueller, Sven-Uwe; Meller, Hendrik; Ramirez, Maria Cecilia; Serebrisky, Tomás; Georgoulias, Andreas
Este informe investiga la naturaleza y las consecuencias de los conflictos en los proyectos de infraestructura en América Latina y el Caribe (ALC). Hasta donde los autores tienen conocimiento, este…
Aug 2017
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
Agua y género es desarrollo. El papel tradicional de las mujeres en el hogar en muchas sociedades las pone a cargo de los quehaceres domésticos, un trabajo con muy poco reconocimiento y ninguna…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Cardosi, Jason; Perez, Sergio
The infographic presents what are the motivations and obstacles found in the Municipalities of Port-Au-Prince and Carrefour in the following activities: Toilets/latrines, emptying, system connections…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Cardosi, Jason; Perez, Sergio
La infografia expone cuales son las motivaciones y obstáculos que se encuentran en los municipios de Puerto Príncipe y Carrefour en los siguientes temas: inodoros/letrinas, vaciado, conexiones al…
Mar 2017
Author(s): Zhang, Yan
This paper uses customs transaction data covering all Chinese exporters and the World Bank's antidumping database to investigate how they responded to Latin-American and Caribbean (LAC)…
Jan 2017
Author(s): Morris, Emily; Angel, Amy; Hernández, Noé
Sugar is one of Belize's main export crops and an important contributor to the national economy, but the global sugar industry faces great uncertainty, with reform of the EU's sugar regime…
Jan 2017
Author(s): Cardosi, Jason; Perez, Sergio
In support of The National Directorate of Water and Sanitation in Haiti's aims to integrate WSSpromotion with improvements in infrastructureand product availability, this note offers some…
Jan 2017
Author(s): Cardosi, Jason; Perez, Sergio
Apoyando los esfuerzos de la Dirección Nacional de Agua Potable y Saneamiento de Haití por integrar la promoción de servicios de agua y saneamiento con mejorías en infraestructura y disponibilidad de…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Khadan, Jeetendra; Ruprah, Inder J.
Economic diversification is an incessant theme threading policy discussion in Trinidad and Tobago, although with an ebb and flow over time. This topic is once again at the forefront of policy…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Carballo, Jerónimo; Graziano, Alejandro; Schaur, Georg; Volpe Martincus, Christian
Firms selling products abroad usually have to interact with several borderagencies that develop multiple trade regulations and oversee their
compliance. These regulations establish the…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Carballo, Jerónimo; Schaur, Georg; Volpe Martincus, Christian
In this paper, we examine an innovative postal export regime that involvesboth a streamlining of export procedures and provision of intermediation
services to investigate how firms' react…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Carballo, Jerónimo; Schaur, Georg; Graziano, Alejandro; Volpe Martincus, Christian
In this paper, we estimate the effects of transit systems that substantiallystreamline administrative processing of trade flows. In so doing, we use a
unique dataset that consists of the…
Mar 2016
Author(s): Milano, Flavia; Sanhueza, Andrea
This publication is a strategic tool that aims at supporting both the Public and Private Sector in achieving a better engagement with the civil society in Latin American and the Caribbean as regards…
Mar 2016
Author(s): Milano, Flavia; Sanhueza, Andrea
Esta publicación es una herramienta que busca apoyar a las Agencias Ejecutoras públicas y privadas en la realización de consultas públicas eficientes con la Sociedad Civil en América Latina y el…