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…
Nov 2014
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Innovation can come in different forms, from processes to using different materials, to taping into new sources of financing, all of these choices made hoping to achieve a different outcome. Whether…
Apr 2014
Author(s): Arenas, Juan C.
La pérdida de la infraestructura productiva representa un obstáculo para el desarrollo en Bolivia, no solo porque interrumpe el normal funcionamiento de las actividades económicas, sino porque anula…
Aug 2011
Author(s): Ludeña, Carlos E.; Netto, Maria
In order to understand the implications of GHG emissions reduction targets in the Brazilian economy it is important to understand the sector composition of these emissions in Brazil. According to the…
Mar 2003
Author(s): Hahn, Herwig; Villagrán de León, Juan Carlos; Hidajat, Ria
This is the last version available of the present document that was commissioned by the Natural Disaster Network of the Regional Policy Dialogue. The aim of this study is to strengthen local…