Dec 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
El presente documento sintetiza los resultados de la aplicación del Índice de Gobernabilidad y Políticas Públicas en Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres (iGOPP) para el 2013 en 11 países seleccionados…
Oct 2012
Author(s): Simpson, Murray; Mercer Clarke, Colleen S.L.; Clarke, John D.; Scott, Daniel; Clarke, Alexander J.
Bank investments in tourism and other coastal development projects have been on the rise, generating an interest in the development of instruments and tools that would more effectively inform Bank…
May 2012
Author(s): Volpe Martincus, Christian; Blyde, Juan S.
Our knowledge of the trade effects of domestic infrastructure is very limited. The reason is twofold. First, data needed to examine these effects are not readily available. Second, identifying such…
Apr 2011
Author(s): Iqbal, Fareeha Y.; Suding, Paul Hugo
This paper explores options to minimize threats posed to IDB-financed physical investments by the impacts of climate change. A large proportion of projects are implemented in climate-sensitive…
Aug 2006
Author(s): Pettersen, Ivar; Skjelvik, John Magne; Krokeide, Nils Atle
El presente informe técnico analiza la potencial aplicación práctica de los instrumentos financieros diseñados para el financiamiento y la transferencia del riesgo de las amenazas naturales en…
Dec 2005
Author(s): Pettersen, Ivar; Skjelvik, John Magne; Krokeide, Nils Atle
This technical paper analyzes the potential practical application of financial instruments for natural hazard risk finance and transfer in Latin America. The study first presents an overview of the…
Jul 2005
Author(s): Cardona, Omar D.
This report describes the application in 12 countries of a system of four indicators that measure the potential impact of natural hazards, the key element of those countries' vulnerability, and…
Jan 2002
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
This Annual Report details the the activities of the Japanese Special Fund and the Japanese Trust Fund for Consultancy Services for 2001. In 1988 the Government of Japan (GoJ) created the Japan…
Mar 2001
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
This Annual Report details the activities of the Japanese Special Fund and the Japanese Trust Fund for Consultancy Services for 2000. In 1988 the Government of Japan (GoJ) created the Japan Special…