Jun 2020
Author(s): Vizeu Pinheiro, Maria; Rojas Sánchez, Laura; Long, Sarah Chamness; Ponce, Alejandro
Un medio ambiente sano es crítico para la salud pública, la vitalidad de los ecosistemas y la sostenibilidad de las sociedades. La mayoría de los países apoyan esta visión y han adoptado un marco…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Vizeu Pinheiro, Maria; Rojas Sánchez, Laura; Long, Sarah Chamness; Ponce, Alejandro
A healthy environment is critical to public health, ecosystem vitality, and the sustainability of societies. A majority of countries have endorsed this view and adopted environmental framework laws…
Sep 2019
Author(s): Ruiz-Tagle V., Cristóbal; Schueftan, Alejandra
Ambient air pollution is a serious problem in cities in south-central Chile because of massive combustion of wood as fuel for residential heating. To reduce air pollution emissions, Chile’s…
Jan 2019
Author(s): Aparicio, Gabriela; Gerardino, María Paula; Rangel, Marcos
This paper looks at the effects of fetal pollution-exposure on birthweight and examines whether air pollution concomitant to economic development is indeed more harmful to male than female fetuses.…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Crotte Alvarado, Amado; Garduño, Javier; Arvizu, Carina
Las ciudades de América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) presentan cada vez mayores problemas de congestión vehicular. Esto ha incrementado problemas agudos presentes en la región como el consumo de…
Aug 2018
Author(s): Miller, Sebastián J.; Ruiz-Tagle V., Cristóbal
This paper examines the effect of exposure to air pollution on the probability of a pregnancy ending in a stillbirth delivery. We use official registry data of pregnancy outcomes and municipality-…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Juan, Ellis J.; Terraza, Horacio; Soulier Faure, Martin; Deregibus, Bernardo; Ramírez, Ignacio; Schwint, Alejandra; Moscoso, Guido
Esta publicación es el resultado de la compilación y la estandarización de 30 encuestas de opinión pública llevadas a cabo de 2011 a 2014 en diferentes ciudades intermedias y megaciudades de América…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Fundación Ecología y Desarrollo; Multilateral Investment Fund
This report sets out to present some of the highlights from a more in depth study carried out on social entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystems in Colombia, presenting the case study of Groncol.