Jun 2018
Author(s): Indij, Damián
El diagnóstico del grado de desarrollo del enfoque de caudales ambientales procura brindar una perspectiva de la situación actual en Latinoamérica, para constituirse como una referencia de partida…
Mar 2018
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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…
Mar 2018
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
The geographic location of the Latin America and the Caribbean region makes it susceptible to natural disasters, including hurricanes, landslides, droughts, and earthquakes. In 2017, Latin America…
Mar 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
La ubicación geográfica de la región de América Latina y el Caribe la vuelve susceptible a los desastres naturales, entre ellos los huracanes, los corrimientos de tierra, las sequías y los terremotos…
Aug 2017
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil
In this third edition of the “Environmental Economics for Evidence Based Policies” series, we briefly review the advances with respect to the IEEM mission, and its lines of strategic action, which…
Aug 2017
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil
Esta edición de Economía-Ambiental Para Políticas Basadas en La Evidencia repasa los avances en la misión de la Plataforma del Modelo Económico-Ambiental Integrado (IEEM) y sus líneas de acción…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil; Cicowiez, Martin; Vargas, Renato; Horridge, Mark
This paper develops and operationalizes the Integrated Economic-Environmental Modelling (IEEM) platform which integrates environmental data organized under the first international standard for…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Solymosi, Katalin; Braun, Andrea; Dijk, Suzanne van; Grulke, Markus
The world population is expected to increase from approximately 2.5 billion in 1950 to almost 10 billion in 2050, exhibiting the highest population growth rates in history. Securing the supply of…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Solymosi, Katalin; Braun, Andrea; Dijk, Suzanne van; Grulke, Markus
Se estima que la población mundial aumentará desde cerca de 2.500 millones en 1950 a casi 10.000 millones al año 2050, lo cual refleja una de las mayores tasas de crecimiento demográfico de la…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Mandle, Lisa; Griffin, Rob; Goldstein, Josh; Acevedo-Daunas, Rafael M.; Camhi, Ashley; Lemay, Michele H.; Rauer, Elizabeth; Peterson, Victoria
Natural Capital & Roads: Managing dependencies and impacts on ecosystem services for sustainable road investments provides an introduction to incorpo­rating ecosystem services into road design…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Mandle, Lisa; Griffin, Rob; Goldstein, Josh; Acevedo-Daunas, Rafael M.; Camhi, Ashley; Lemay, Michele H.; Rauer, Elizabeth; Peterson, Victoria
Carreteras y capital natural: Gestión de las dependencias y de los efectos sobre los servicios ecosistémicos para inversiones sostenibles en infraestructura vial presenta una introducción a la…
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): 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…
May 2016
Author(s): Quiroga, Ricardo; Perazza, Maria Claudia; Corderi, David; Banerjee, Onil; Cotta, Jamie; Watkins, Graham George; López Sancho, José Luis
Este trabajo se divide en tres partes, además de esta introducción. En primerlugar se presenta un diagnóstico sobre el estado actual del desempeño de
la gestión ambiental y del capital natural…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Lemay, Michele H.; Cotta, Jamie; Del Río Paracolls, Carmen
Communities which are heavily dependent on coastal ecosystems will suffer catastrophic effects from climate change. Can we reduce these impacts by enhancing the resilience of coastal and marine…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Lemay, Michele H.; Cotta, Jamie; Del Río Paracolls, Carmen
Las comunidades que dependen en gran medida de los ecosistemas costeros sufrirán efectos catastróficos a causa del cambio climático. ¿Podemos reducir estos impactos mediante la mejora de la capacidad…
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): Gullison, Ted; Hardner, Jared J.; Anstee, Stuart; Meyer, Mike
This document is produced for corporations, lenders, regulators, and others involved in conducting Environmental and Social Impact Assessments (ESIAs). It summarizes "good practices" for…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Gullison, Ted; Hardner, Jared J.; Anstee, Stuart; Meyer, Mike
Este documento se ha elaborado para corporaciones, prestamistas, organismos reguladores y otras partes involucradas en la realización de evaluaciones de impacto ambiental y social (EIAS). Resume…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Pilla, Ernani
This report was produced by The Wildlife Conservation Society and Forest Trends. This report begins by providing a short overview of biodiversity offset principles and their development in the…