May 2018
Author(s): Barreto-Dillon, Leonellha; Basani, Marcello; De Simone, Francesco; Cotlear, Blanche
La adopción de prácticas de transparencia es uno de los determinantes principales de la eficiencia de los proveedores y reguladores de servicios de agua y saneamiento (AyS). Esta es una de las…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Nelson, Kara L.; Erickson, John
A case study was conducted in the intermittent drinking water distribution system in Arraiján, Panamá, a rapidly growing peri-urban area west of Panama City. Pressure, flow, turbidity and chlorine…
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): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
This publication tells the story of the collaboration between the Inter-American Development Bank, PepsiCo, and the PepsiCo Foundation. At a February 2011 ceremony in Mexico City, a five-year…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Puerta, Juan Manuel
This evaluation looked at the performance and sustainability of 100 water systems that were installed in Paraguay between 2004 and 2010 as part of a project supported by the IDB. As part of the study…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Puerta, Juan Manuel
El presente estudio investiga la funcionalidad y sostenibilidad de 100 sistemas de agua instalados en Paraguay entre 2004 y 2010 como parte de un proyecto apoyado por el BID. Como parte del estudio…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Ramos, María Clara; Paredes, Juan Roberto; Bolivar, Ángela; Wilches-Chaux, Gustavo
"We are mostly water." True or false? Strange as it may seem, it's true! Our bodies are 75 percent water. In fact, some animals such as jellyfish are up to 99 percent water - about the…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Ramos, María Clara; Paredes, Juan Roberto; Bolivar, Ángela; Wilches-Chaux, Gustavo
En gran parte, somos agua ¿Verdadero o falso? Por extraño que suene ¡Es verdad! Nuestros cuerpos están constituidos en un 75% por agua. De hecho, hay animales como las medusas cuyos organismos pueden…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Munoz Castillo, Raul; Miralles-Wilhelm, Fernando; Jiménez, Roberto; Vega, Alberto
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has recognized that its activities in the countries of the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region have significant potential to be impacted by the effects…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Munoz Castillo, Raul; Miralles-Wilhelm, Fernando; Jiménez, Roberto; Vega, Alberto
El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) ha reconocido que sus actividades en los países de la Región del Caribe (LAC) y América Latina y tienen un gran potencial para ser impactados por los…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Jeppesen, Gorm; Jensen, Roar; Tomicic, Berislav; Miralles-Wilhelm, Fernando; Munoz Castillo, Raul
The case study in this report concerns Sea Level Rise in Trinidad and Tobago with the following overall objectives: 1. Define, in terms of measurable quantitative variables, the vulnerability of the…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Jeppesen, Gorm; Jensen, Roar; Tomicic, Berislav; Miralles-Wilhelm, Fernando; Munoz Castillo, Raul
El caso de estudio en este informe se refiere al ascenso del nivel del mar en Trinidad y Tobago con los siguientes objetivos generales: 1. Definir, en términos de las variables cuantitativas medibles…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Jensen, Roar; Asadullah, Anita May; Lasarte, Alejandro; Miralles-Wilhelm, Fernando; Munoz Castillo, Raul
Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) has contracted DHI to conduct this study under a project called "Knowledge and Capacity Building Product". The overall objective of the project is the…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Jensen, Roar; Asadullah, Anita May; Lasarte, Alejandro; Miralles-Wilhelm, Fernando; Munoz Castillo, Raul
El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) ha contratado los servicios de DHI para realizar este estudio bajo el proyecto denominado "Productos de Conocimiento y Fortalecimiento de Capacidad…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Saavedra, Guillermo; Garcia, Mariela
Chile has a long tradition in Community Management of water supply and sanitation at the rural areas. However, 80 percent of rural areas don't have access to waste water treatment, with the risk…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Saavedra, Guillermo; Garcia, Mariela
Chile tiene una larga tradición en Gestión Comunitaria del suministro de agua y del saneamiento en zonas rurales. Sin embargo, el 80% de las mismas carece de acceso al tratamiento de aguas residuales…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Schady, Norbert
I review the evidence on access to water and sanitation infrastructure and child outcomes In Latin America. I show that there are large differences in access across countries and, within countries,…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Robles, Marina; Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Ramos, María Clara; Paredes, Juan Roberto
Even though there is plenty of water on earth, not all of it is suitable for consumption. One out of every five people does not have access to safe drinking water, and 40 percent of the planet's…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Robles, Marina; Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Ramos, María Clara; Paredes, Juan Roberto
A pesar de que en la tierra hay gran cantidad de agua, no toda está disponible y en condiciones para abastecer a los seres humanos: una de cada cinco personas no tiene acceso a agua potable y el 40%…
Mar 2015
Author(s): Teeple, Jim; Deibert, Michael; Helleranta, Meri; Antón Díaz, Pablo; Azevedo, Viviane; Lalime, Thomas; Santelices, Cristian; Sipp, Caroline
This publication takes stock of the efforts Haiti is making to transform several key sectors. Some are fundamental for economic growth; others are essential for improving its people's living…