Jun 2020
Author(s): Frisari, Giovanni Leo; Mills, Anaitée; Silva Zuniga, Mariana C.; Donadi, Elisa; Ham, Marcel; Shepherd, Christine; Pohl, Irene
The need to consider climate change issues in the provision of infrastructure services through PPPs originates from two key observations: On one side, Jamaica like many small island states faces many…
May 2020
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The Inter-American Development Bank Group (IDB) promotes actions to address sustainability issues and the impacts of climate change by supporting low-emission and climate-resilient transition…
May 2020
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El Grupo del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) promueve acciones para abordar los problemas de sostenibilidad y los impactos del cambio climático mediante el apoyo a proyectos de transición de…
Apr 2020
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Sustainability is a core element of the IDBs work. Long-term economic growth, and the reduction of poverty and inequality in Latin America and the Caribbean depend on development that is economically…
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…
Sep 2019
Author(s): Ketterer, Juan Antonio; Andrade, Gabriela; Netto, Maria; Haro, María Isabel
Despite exhibiting remarkable growth, the green bond market still represents less than 1 percent of the global bond market. This paper identifies two challenges that might slow the adoption of green…
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…
May 2019
Author(s): Pratt, Lawrence; Ortega, Juan Manuel
La emisión de bonos verdes ha crecido rápidamente en los últimos años. Sin embargo, los bonos verdes agrícolas han quedado muy rezagados, debido a las dificultades para desarrollar certificaciones…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Caldecott, Ben; Harnett, Elizabeth; Cojoianu, Theodor; Kok, Irem; Pfeiffer, Alexander
Over the last few years, the topic of "stranded assets" resulting from environment-related risk factors has loomed larger. These factors include the effects of physical climate change as…