Jan 2019
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB); World Economic Forum
This report presents a series of recommendations intended to address some of the main challenges facing Brazil's infrastructure sector as it transitions to a new financing model in which the…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Suarez, Ginés; Esquivel, Maricarmen; Barandiarán, Melissa; Zuloaga, Daniela
The effects of climate change and disasters triggered by natural hazards pose a significant threat to sustainable development in the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region. According to the Bank’s…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Pereira Dos Santos, Pablo
Guarantees are powerful tools to scale up private investment in infrastructure and enhance the catalytic role Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) play in mobilizing private resources to bridge the…
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): Rodriguez Porcel, Manuel; Pinto Ayala, Ana María; Ariza, Natalia; Lozano, Ginette; Márquez, Julián; Castillo, Paula; De Vecchi, Ricardo
Desde el 2010 Colombia ha tenido un cambio normativo e institucional para las APP que ha impulsado la inversión privada en infraestructura. Su marco jurídico ha evolucionado con la aprobación de la…
Mar 2018
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
The geographic location of the Latin America and the Caribbean region makes it susceptible to natural disasters, including hurricanes, landslides, droughts, and earthquakes. In 2017, Latin America…
Mar 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
La ubicación geográfica de la región de América Latina y el Caribe la vuelve susceptible a los desastres naturales, entre ellos los huracanes, los corrimientos de tierra, las sequías y los terremotos…
Feb 2018
Author(s): Pereira Dos Santos, Pablo; Kearney, Matthew C.
Risk mitigation instruments such as guarantees are attractive options for achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals because they provide a way for multilateral development banks (…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Hori, Tsuneki; Jaimes, Ivonne; Durán, Rolando; Torres, Ana María; Visconti, Ernesto; Noal, Débora
El Índice de Gobernabilidad y Políticas Públicas (iGOPP) en gestión del riesgo de desastres (GRD) ha sido diseñado para evaluar la existencia formal de un número de condiciones legales,…
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…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Guerrero Compeán, Roberto
Este estudio examina de manera empírica el efecto que tiene una mejora en las condiciones de la gobernabilidad en la gestión del riesgo sobre las pérdidas humanas ante la ocurrencia de un desastre.…
Apr 2017
Author(s): Bucacos, Elizabeth
This study analyzes the effects of "financial stress" on the Uruguayan macroeconomy in the 1998Q3-2016Q2 period with the underlying idea that financial shocks propagate differently during…
Apr 2017
Author(s): United Nations (UN); World Bank (WB); New Development Bank; Islamic Development Bank (IDB); Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank; Asian Development Bank (ADB); African Development Bank (AfDB); Inter-American Development Bank (IDB); European Investment Bank (EIB); European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD); International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Closing the world's infrastructure gap would take $1 to $1.5 trillion annually. The Global Infrastructure Forum aims to discuss opportunities to harness public and private resources to close…
Mar 2017
Author(s): Székely, Miguel; Mendoza, Pamela
This paper explores families' investment in skills development through education in a high-inequality, low-education quality country such as Mexico, comparing it to a lower-inequality, higher-…
Mar 2017
Author(s): Michelitsch, Roland; Szwedzki, Roni; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Haarsager, Ulrike; Carbajo, José; Murcia, Juan Felipe; Seiwald, Raphael; Oliveira, Patricia; Funes Aguilera, Rocio; Cabrera, Maria; Sadeghi, Patricia
This evaluation assesses the work done by the Inter-American Development Bank Group (IDBG) on public-private partnerships (PPPs) in infrastructure in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). The…
Mar 2017
Author(s): Michelitsch, Roland; Szwedzki, Roni; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Haarsager, Ulrike; Carbajo, José; Murcia, Juan Felipe; Seiwald, Raphael; Oliveira, Patricia; Funes Aguilera, Rocio; Cabrera, Maria; Sadeghi, Patricia
En la presente evaluación se valora el trabajo realizado por el Grupo del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (Grupo del BID) en cuanto a asociaciones públicoprivadas en infraestructura en América…
Mar 2017
Author(s): Michelitsch, Roland; Szwedzki, Roni; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Haarsager, Ulrike; Carbajo, José; Murcia, Juan Felipe; Seiwald, Raphael; Oliveira, Patricia; Funes Aguilera, Rocio; Cabrera, Maria; Sadeghi, Patricia
Executive Summary of the evaluation that assesses the work done by the Inter-American Development Bank Group (IDBG) on public-private partnerships (PPPs) in infrastructure in Evaluation of Public-…
Mar 2017
Author(s): Michelitsch, Roland; Szwedzki, Roni; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Haarsager, Ulrike; Carbajo, José; Murcia, Juan Felipe; Seiwald, Raphael; Oliveira, Patricia; Funes Aguilera, Rocio; Cabrera, Maria; Sadeghi, Patricia
Resumen ejecutivo de la evaluación sobre el trabajo realizado por el Grupo del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (Grupo BID) en cuanto a asociaciones público-privadas en infraestructura en América…
Mar 2017
Author(s): Michelitsch, Roland; Szwedzki, Roni; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Haarsager, Ulrike; Carbajo, José; Murcia, Juan Felipe; Seiwald, Raphael; Oliveira, Patricia; Funes Aguilera, Rocio; Cabrera, Maria; Sadeghi, Patricia
Sumário Executivo da avaliação que analisa o trabalho feito pelo Grupo do Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento em parcerias público-privadas (PPPs) em infraestrutura na América Latina e Caribe (…
Feb 2017
Author(s): Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Hori, Tsuneki; Jaimes, Ivonne; Sanahuja, Haris; Torres, Ana María; Visconti, Ernesto; Novillo, Nathalia
El presente informe presenta los principales avances y retos pendientes del país a nivel de su gobernabilidad para la gestión del riesgo de desastres, medida a través del Índice de Gobernabilidad y…