Dec 2002
Author(s): Andersen, Torben
This technical paper provides us with an in-depth explanation of how losses due to catastrophes are insured and who absorbs the costs of compensating the insured assets. In the absence of an…
Oct 2002
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
This report (RE-263) evaluates the IDB's country program in Honduras during 1990-2000. The aim of the Honduras Country Program Evaluation is to serve as an input into the production of the new…
Oct 2002
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
En este informe (RE-263) se evalúa el programa de país del BID ejecutado en Honduras en el período 1990-2000. El objetivo de la nueva Evaluación del programa de país de Honduras consiste en realizar…
Oct 2002
Author(s): Keipi, Kari; Tyson, Justin
While the occurrence of natural events can not be prevented, there is a possibility to reduce the vulnerability of populations through risk management. The IDB Action Plan for natural disaster risk…
Oct 2002
Author(s): Keipi, Kari; Tyson, Justin
A pesar de que no es posible prevenir los desastres naturales, existe la posibilidad de reducir la vulnerabilidad de las poblaciones por medio de la gestión de riesgos. El Plan de Acción del BID para…
May 2002
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
The Bank's Executive Board approved the creation of the Emergency Reconstruction Facility (ERF) on November 11, 1998, along with Operational Policy Guidelines for addressing emergency situations…
May 2002
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
El Directorio Ejecutivo del Banco aprobó en 1998 la creación del Mecanismo de Reconstrucción de Emergencia (MRE), junto con Directrices de Política Operativa, para hacer frente a situaciones de…
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…