Jun 2019
Author(s): Orellana, Edgar; Páez, Tania; Urdaneta, Julio; de Waziers, Benedicte; Morales, Olga
A través de esta serie de casos de estudio, el Departamento de Infraestructura y Energía del BID pretende dar a conocer su trabajo en la región, los problemas que aborda, los retos en la…
May 2019
Author(s): Pratt, Lawrence; Ortega, Juan Manuel
The issuance of green bonds has grown rapidly in the past several years. However, agricultural green bonds have lagged far behind, because of the difficulties of developing international…
Oct 2018
Author(s): Josling, Timothy; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo; Shik, Olga; Boyce, Rachel; Foster, William; Derlagen, Christian; Muñoz, Gonzalo; De los Santos, Jesús; Nuenninghoff, Sybille; Bayard, Budry; Gachot, Sebastien; Pavilus, Cleeford
This publication summarizes the agricultural policy analyses conducted in nine Caribbean countries (Suriname, Guyana, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Belize, Barbados, The Bahamas, and Trinidad…
Sep 2018
Author(s): Cannock, Geoffrey; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo; Muñoz, Gonzalo; Guillén, Angel; Infante, Betsy; Ordóñez, Romina; Derlagen, Christian; Egas, Juan José
El tratado de libre comercio entre los países de Centroamérica, República Dominicana y los Estados Unidos (DR-CAFTA), que entró en vigencia en el 2006, estipula un proceso de desgravación para los…
May 2018
Author(s): Macours, Karen; Salazar, Lina; Gachot, Sebastien; Jacquet, Bruno; Fahsbender, Jossie; Rambao, Jery; Gignoux, Jérémie; Wright, Kelsey
Smart subsidy programs have been advocated in many developing countries to encourage the adoption of modern inputs and increase agricultural productivity. Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa has shown…
May 2018
Author(s): Egas, Juan José; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo
If we must eat to survive, we must make agriculture sustainable. To make agriculture sustainable, we must consider the necessary strategic actions to understand the challenges in the sector, solve…
May 2018
Author(s): Egas, Juan José; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo
Este documento presenta un resumen de los principales indicadores de políticas de apoyo a la agricultura -disponibles en la base de datos de Agrimonitor- hacia finales de 2016, y representa una…
Jan 2018
Author(s): Shik, Olga; Boyce, Rachel; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo; Egas, Juan José
Although the agricultural sector contributes only 0.5% to Trinidad and Tobago’s GDP, it accounts for over 4% of employment and is important for the diversification of the economy. The Government of…
Nov 2017
Author(s): Vitón, Roberto; García Plata, Gabriel Antonio; Soares, Yuri; Castillo, Ana; Soto Marió, Alessandra Beatriz
Esta publicación analiza las principales tendencias en AgroTech en América Latina y el Caribe, destacando emprendimientos que ofrecen innovaciones tecnológicas a los grandes desafíos de la…
Oct 2017
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil
This fourth edition in the series “Environmental Economics for Evidence Based Policy Making” provides an overview of Colombia’s new environmental-economic accounts, the IEEM Platform and how it can…
Oct 2017
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil
Esta cuarta edición de la serie "Economía-Ambiental para Políticas Basadas en Evidencia" ofrece una visión general de las nuevas cuentas ambientales y económicas de Colombia, la Plataforma…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Technology Transfer to Small Farmers Program, which aims to sustainably improve small farmers' agricultural income and food security in the north and northeast department of Haiti.
Jul 2017
Author(s): Derlagen, Christian; Tas, Jelle; Boyce, Rachel; Shik, Olga; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo
This report provides a comprehensive analysis of the public policy framework’s effect on the agricultural sector in Guyana using the OECD’s Producer Support Estimate (PSE) methodology. The PSE…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Shik, Olga; Boyce, Rachel; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo
The Government of Jamaica places agricultural development among its priorities and employs domestic policy measures andborder protection to support agriculture. This report provides a qualitative…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Salazar, Lina; López, César Augusto
The general objective of the program is to increase the incomes of beneficiary rural households. The specific objectives are to: boost the productivity of small-scale farmers by increasing the land…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Salazar, Lina; López, César Augusto
El objetivo general del programa es aumentar el ingreso de los hogares rurales beneficiados. Los objetivos específicos son: Incrementar la productividad de los pequeños productores agropecuarios a…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Salazar, Lina; Maffioli, Alessandro; Aramburu, Julián; Agurto Adrianzen, Marcos
Program to eradicate the fruit fly plague in the coastal areas of Peru
Jul 2017
Author(s): Salazar, Lina; Maffioli, Alessandro; Aramburu, Julián; Agurto Adrianzen, Marcos
Programa con objetivo de erradicar la plaga de la mosca de la fruta en áreas costeras del Perú
Apr 2016
Author(s): Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Ramos, María Clara; Paredes, Juan Roberto; Bolivar, Ángela; Wilches-Chaux, Gustavo
Once upon a time, there was a place with good soil for plants and good sources of water for wild animals. Many, many plants grew there, and many wild animals made it their home. People liked it too.…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Ramos, María Clara; Paredes, Juan Roberto; Bolivar, Ángela; Wilches-Chaux, Gustavo
Había una vez un lugar con buena tierra para las plantas y abundante agua para los animales salvajes. Muchas plantas y animales vivían y crecían allí. La gente también lo disfrutaba, tanto así que…