Mar 2017
Author(s): Corral, Leonardo; McCarthy, Nancy
Do quality at entry assessments enhance the delivery of development projects? In this paper we take advantage of approval and execution systems in place at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Baldwin, Gunnar
Country safeguard systems are the first line of defense to mitigate the environmental and social impacts of projects that the Inter-American Development Bank finances in the Caribbean. The capacity…
May 2016
Author(s): Quiroga, Ricardo; Perazza, Maria Claudia; Corderi, David; Banerjee, Onil; Cotta, Jamie; Watkins, Graham George; López Sancho, José Luis
This work is divided in three parts. The first is an assessment of thepresent state of performance in the management of the environment and the natural capital of the region. This section will…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Watkins, Graham George; Atkinson, Rachel; Canfield, Eloise; Corrales, Denis; Dixon, John A.; Factor, Seth; Hardner, Jared J.; Hausman, Heidi; Hawken, Iona; Huppman, Reed; Josse, Carmen; Langstroth, Robert; Pilla, Ernani; Quintero, Juan David; Radford, Greg; Rees, Colin; Rice, Dick; Villalba, Alberto
The purpose of this document is to provide clients-borrowers, project sponsors, and executing agencies-of the Inter-American Development Bank with guidance, in accord with Bank safeguard policies, to…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Hardner, Jared J.; Gullison, Ted; Anstee, Stuart; Meyer, Mike
This document is produced for project developers and their consultants responsible for preparing Environmental and Social Impact Assessments (ESIAs). It summarizes "good practices" for…