Oct 2018
Author(s): Milano, Flavia
4% of Latin America and the Caribbean’s GDP comes from the extractive sector. This figure is equivalent to the amount generated by agriculture in the same region. An effective engagement between…
Oct 2018
Author(s): Milano, Flavia
El 4% del PIB de América Latina y el Caribe proviene del sector extractivo, un porcentaje equivalente al generado por la agricultura en la región. Para impulsar crecimiento sostenible, es necesario…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Hori, Tsuneki; Visconti, Ernesto; Jaimes, Ivonne; Sanahuja, Haris; Torres, Ana María; Benjamin, Lisa
This document describes the general methodology of the Index of Governance and Public Policy in Disaster Risk Management (iGOPP) and presents the main concepts that support both disaster risk…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Milano, Flavia; Espinoza, Viviane
This edition of the Review of IDB Group and Civil Society Engagement Actions presents the initiatives, operations and activities of the IDB Group that involve Civil Society in 5 levels of strategic…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Milano, Flavia; Espinoza, Viviane
La presente edición de la Revisión de las Acciones de Relacionamiento y Compromiso del Grupo BID con la Sociedad Civil presenta las iniciativas, operaciones y actividades del Grupo BID involucrando a…
May 2018
Author(s): Kvam, Reidar
This note provides an overview of good practice standards in Social Impact Assessment (SIA). It has been prepared by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), to provide guidance to practitioners…
May 2018
Author(s): Kvam, Reidar
Esta nota proporciona una descripción general de los estándares de buenas prácticas en materia de Evaluación de Impacto Social (EIS). Ha sido preparada por el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID…
May 2018
Author(s): Kvam, Reidar
Esta publicação proporciona uma visão geral dos padrões de boas práticas em Avaliações de Impacto Social (AIS). Foi preparada pelo Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento (BID) para oferecer…
May 2018
Author(s): Kvam, Reidar
This brochure provides an overview of international good practice standards in Social Impact Assessment (SIA). The note also describes SIA requirements of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB),…
May 2018
Author(s): Kvam, Reidar
A folheto apresenta uma visão geral das melhores práticas internacionais em Avaliação de Impactos Sociais (AIS) e descreve os requisitos do Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento (BID) para…
Jan 2018
Author(s): Bobba, Matteo; Flabbi, Luca; Levy Algazi, Santiago
This paper develops a search and matching model where firms and workers are allowed to form matches (jobs) that can be formal or informal. Workers optimally choose the level of schooling acquired…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Bornacelly, Iván; Rieble-Aubourg, Sabine
In Barbados, investment in education is one of the highest in the region and there is almost universal access to basic education. However, learning outcomes are still unequal, and while many young…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Hori, Tsuneki; Garcia, Alvaro; Osorio, Claudio; Torres, Ana María; Visconti, Ernesto; Hraste, Mirka
La institucionalidad actualmente existente en Paraguay para la gestión del riesgo de desastres (GRD) se ha construido en base a un proceso de maduración y reflexión de una serie de emergencias y…
Oct 2017
Author(s): Kvam, Reidar
This brochure summarizes the note on meaningful stakeholder consultation. The note describes the principles and content that should be present for a consultation process to be considered meaningful.…
Oct 2017
Author(s): Kvam, Reidar
Este folleto resume los principios y contenidos que deberían estar presentes en un proceso de consulta para que se considere "significativo". En ese sentido, es consecuente con las…
Sep 2017
Author(s): Araujo, María Caridad; Martínez, María Adelaida; Martinez, Sebastian; Pérez, Michelle; Sánchez, Mario
While the effects of conditional cash transfers on primary school enrollment, attendance and dropouts are well documented, few studies address their impact on longer-term outcomes
like high-…
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…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Kvam, Reidar
This publication describes principles and content that should be present for a consultation process to be considered meaningful. It is consistent with existing IDB environmental and social safeguards…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Kvam, Reidar
O presente texto aborda os princípios e conteúdos que devem ser adotados para que um processo de consulta possa ser considerado “significativo”, sendo compatível com as políticas de salvaguardas…