Jan 2015
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
Los indicadores de riesgo de desastres y gestión de riesgos del BID permitirá a los países evaluar mejor el riesgo que afrontan los países en casos de desastre, y sirven como una guía útil para…
Dec 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) ha desarrollado desde el 2012, una metodología para la evaluación del estado en la incorporación de la Gestión de Riesgo de Desastre (GRD) en los sistemas…
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 2014
Author(s): Miller, Sebastián J.; Caruso, Germán
This study estimates the effects of the 1970 Ancash earthquake on human capital accumulation on the affected and subsequent generation, 37 years after the shock, using the Peruvian censuses of 1993…
Apr 2014
Author(s): Vela, Mauricio A.; Miller, Sebastián J.
This paper studies the allocation of total disaster risk reduction public spending among regions in Peru. The main objective of this work is to identify the main determinants of the distribution of…
Apr 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
Una de las actividades fundamentales de la gestión del riesgo de desastres a nivel de país es la evaluación del riesgo de catástrofe. No obstante, pocas metodologías permiten realizar un análisis del…
Nov 2012
Author(s): Redwood, John
The Environment and Safeguards Group (ESG) of the IDB has examined how potential environmental and social risks of major road improvement investments in natural resource rich and socio-culturally…
Nov 2012
Author(s): Redwood, John
The Environment and Safeguards Group (ESG) of the IDB has examined how potential environmental and social risks of major Bank-supported road improvement investments in natural resource rich and socio…
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…
Mar 2003
Author(s): Bollin, Christina; Cárdenas, Claudia; Aquino, Alberto; Hidajat, Ria; Jinon, René; Paulsen de Cárdenas, Alba
En el marco de la III Fase del Diálogo Regional de Política sobre Riesgo de Desastres Naturales, el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) encargó a la Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische…
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…