May 2020
Author(s): Frisari, Giovanni Leo; Mills, Anaitée ; Silva Zuniga, Mariana C.; Ham, Marcel; Donadi, Elisa; Shepherd, Christine; Pohl, Irene
The need to consider climate change issues in the provision of infrastructure services through PPPs originates from two key observations in the context of climate vulnerable countries in Latin…
Apr 2020
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The IDB’s Sustainability Report details our integrated approach to sustainability, our greenhouse gas (GHG) footprint of our lending portfolio, our assessment of disaster and climate change risk in…
Apr 2020
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
La sostenibilidad es un elemento central del trabajo del BID. El crecimiento económico a largo plazo y la reducción de la pobreza y la desigualdad en América Latina y el Caribe dependen de un…
Mar 2020
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) sets global standards for sustainability reporting, relying on best practices for reporting on a range of economic, environmental, and social impacts. This is…
Jan 2020
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank; World Resources Institute
Coastal ecosystems provide a wide variety of goods and services in countries across the Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) countries. To maintain the value that coastal ecosystems provide in a…
Jan 2020
Author(s): Rendón, José Rodrigo; Snyder, Virginia; Suarez, Ginés; Estrada Regalado, Nelson Mauricio; Castaneda Cerón, Jorge Antonio; Jacome Montenegro, Carlos Alberto; Barahona Rebolledo, Juan David; Benavides, Juan; Roda, Pablo; Rave, Claudia; Alvarado, Mildred; Lucio, Alejandro; Perdomo, Francisco; Sánchez, Jorge
El Plan Maestro de Infraestructura de El Salvador (PMI) para el periodo 2019 -2030 es una herramienta para la planificación de infraestructura multisectorial con visión de largo plazo que ha sido…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Barandiarán, Melissa; Esquivel, Maricarmen; Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Suarez, Ginés; Zuloaga, Daniela
Taking disaster and climate change risks into consideration in the design and construction of projects is important to increase their resilience. The Bank has developed a methodology to facilitate…
Nov 2019
Author(s): Corderi, David; Hori, Tsuneki; Yamín, Luis Eduardo
Existing and projected economic losses caused by floods all over the world have generated a growing consensus about the need for investment in flood risk mitigation. Most of the evidence on the…
Apr 2019
Author(s): González, Mario; Le Pommellec, Marion
Se presentan resultados de la evaluación de impacto del Componente 1 del PAGRICC el cual ofreció incentivos para cubrir costos de un paquete tecnológico para restaurar recursos naturales y mejorar…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Barandiarán, Melissa; Esquivel, Maricarmen; Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Suarez, Ginés; 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): Barandiarán, Melissa; Esquivel, Maricarmen; Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Suarez, Ginés; Zuloaga, Daniela
El presente documento resume la Metodología de evaluación del riesgo de desastres y cambio climático desarrollada y sometida a pruebas piloto durante 2017 y 2018. Si bien la Metodología es el…
Sep 2018
Author(s): Fletcher, James
While climate change and natural disasters will continue to exacerbate the water situation in the region, there are several other challenges related to governance and the level of investment in the…
Sep 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) ha venido desarrollando en los últimos años un instrumento técnico titulado “Perfil de Riesgo de Desastres”. Dicho instrumento técnico puede describirse…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The IDB's Indicators of Disaster Risk and Risk Management allow countries to better assess countries' disaster risk, serving as a useful guide for policymaking and government actions to…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The IDB's Indicators of Disaster Risk and Risk Management allow countries to better assess countries' disaster risk, serving as a useful guide for policymaking and government actions to…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Stein, Alfredo; Moser, Caroline; Vance, Irene
En estudios de vulnerabilidad al cambio climático, una limitante importante se relaciona con la incertidumbre de proyecciones climáticas que los gobiernos locales requieren para estimar los riesgos e…
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…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Hori, Tsuneki; Suarez, Ginés; Salazar, Lina; Durán, Rolando; Torres, Ana María; Visconti, Ernesto
El presente informe resume los principales hallazgos de la aplicación del iGOPP, el Índice de Gobernabilidad y Políticas Públicas para la Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres, en Haití. Dicho índice…
Sep 2016
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil; Boyle, Kevin; Rogers, Cassandra; Cumberbatch, Janice; Kanninen, Barbara; Lemay, Michele H.; Schling, Maja
Ex-post economic impact evaluations are standard requirements for loans and grants from multilateral international development institutions. In many cases, however, lack of sufficient baseline or…
May 2016
Author(s): Downing, Thomas E.; Colvin, John; Abdelrahim, Sarah; Lacambra, Carmen; Munera, Claudia; Lacambra, Juan; Castro, Mirza
Monitoring project investments and progress toward climate resilience in the private sector requires extensions to the normal project-level indicators of output. Based on a conceptual framework of a…