Feb 2017
Author(s): García Larumbe, Javier; Garcia Merino, Lucio Javier; Sasaki, Keisuke
La División de Agua y Saneamiento (INE/WSA) del BID lanzó en el año 2011 una herramienta para apoyar a las empresas operadoras de agua potable y alcantarillado sanitario en la identificación y…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development; Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
This joint initiative by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the OECD seeks to encourage the expansion of broadband networks and services in the region, supporting a coherent and cross-…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Organización para la Cooperación y el Desarrollo Económico; Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
Esta iniciativa conjunta del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) y la OCDE pretende fomentar la expansión de las redes y servicios de banda ancha en la región, apoyando un enfoque coherente e…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Belmar, Christian; Aravena, Dayana; Guarda, Nicolás
El trabajo analiza la importancia de la infraestructura de la calidad (IC), como factor de competitividad para la economía chilena. Se resaltan los aspectos para profundizar el desarrollo del sistema…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Uyarra, Elvira; Moñux, Diego; Li, Yanchao; Esteban, Adrián; Rigby, John; Ospina, María José; Edler, Jakob
Public procurement accounts for a significant proportion of overall demand for goods and services. Thus, it could be a useful tool for fostering innovation and economic growth. While interest in the…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
This document summarizes some of the activities carried out by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) in support of integration in Latin America and the Caribbean, as mandated by the Board of…
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,…
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…
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…
Sep 2016
Author(s): López, Andrés; Niembro, Andrés; Ramos, Daniela
La inversión extranjera directa (IED) ocupa actualmente un lugar central en las agendas públicas en materia de desarrollo económico, en especial en los países emergentes. Desde una óptica teórica, la…
Sep 2016
Author(s): Domanick, Joe
Esta guía busca suministrar herramientas prácticas y recomendaciones a los comunicadores para que puedan mejorar su trabajo, particularmente en lo relacionado con los medios de prensa. Incluye…
Sep 2016
Author(s): Domanick, Joe
This guidebook seeks to provide communicators with the practical tools and recommendations to do a better job, particularly in their dealings with reporters on issues from crisis management, violence…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Frisancho, Verónica
This technical note examines demand-side constraints households in Latin America and the Caribbean face when making saving decisions, particularly households from lower income deciles. This emphasis…
Mar 2016
Author(s): Cornick, Jorge; Fernández-Arias, Eduardo; Stein, Ernesto H.
This paper discusses the organizational structure and technical, operational and political capabilities required for successful productive development policies (PDPs). It also discusses how…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Reyes H., Andrea; Muñoz Ramírez, Martha Lucía; Grossman-Crist, Shoshana; Bancolombia
El objetivo de este documento es presenter una guía general para diferentes instituciones interesadas en generar inclusión financiera formal con Grupos de Ahorro y Crédito, a partir de la experiencia…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
This Sustainability Report details sustainability progress and performance of the IDB against our commitments throughout the 2013 fiscal year. The report details our progress on investing in and…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
El crecimiento económico a largo plazo y la reducción de la pobreza y la desigualdad en América Latina y el Caribe dependen de un desarrollo que incluya a toda la sociedad y que al mismo tiempo sea…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento (BID)
O crescimento econômico de longo prazo e a redução da pobreza e desigualdade na América Latina e no Caribe dependem de um desenvolvimento que seja socialmente inclusivo e ambientalmente sustentável.…