Jan 2014
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
El sector agrícola paraguayo emplea directa o indirectamente a casi una cuarta parte de la población, aporta una quinta parte del PIB y da cuenta de tres cuartas partes de las exportaciones. No…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
The agricultural sector has long been the foundation of the Paraguayan economy. The sector directly or indirectly employs nearly a quarter of the population, contributes a fifthof GDP, and accounts…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Women-owned small and micro enterprises at the base of the pyramid (BOP) account for nearly 20 percent of businesses in Paraguay, yet they generally cannot access credit because they lack…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Las micro y pequeñas empresas en cabeza de mujeres de la BDP constituyen casi el 20% de las empresas en Paraguay, pero generalmente no tienen acceso a crédito pues no pueden probar su capacidad de…
Jun 2013
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Grupo Electroban SAECA (Electroban) is a Paraguayan retail company that commercializes appliances and home products in base of the pyramid (BOP) segments of the population in the country. The company…
Jun 2013
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Grupo Electroban SAECA (Electroban) es una compañía minorista paraguaya que comercializa electrodomésticos y productos para el hogar en segmentos de la base de la pirámide (BDP) de la población del…
Jan 2013
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The Caja de Compensación Familiar de Antioquia, Comfama, is part of a national Colombian network of private, non-profit entities funded by a 4% public and private sector payroll contribution with a…
Jan 2013
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
La Caja de Compensación Familiar de Antioquia, Comfama, es parte de una red colombiana de entidades sin fines de lucro financiadas por un 4% de contribución de la nómina del sector público y privado…
Jan 2013
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Banco Familiar, S.A.E.C.A. is the third largest bank in Paraguay and focuses on the base of the pyramid (BOP), a segment with whom traditional banks generally do not do business. With 15 years of…
Jan 2013
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Banco Familiar, S.A.E.C.A. es el tercer banco más grande de Paraguay y tiene como objetivo comercial la base de la pirámide (BDP), un segmento con el que los bancos tradicionales generalmente no…
Jan 2012
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Financiación Social (Social Financing or FS), an EPM program, provides accessible credit to those at the base of the pyramid. The program leverages EPM's business platform to assess credit risk…
Jan 2012
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Small and medium-scale farmers and agricultural producers are Paraguay's economic powerhouse, but their business growth has been constrained by lack of access to capital. Paraguay's first…
Jan 2012
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
As global consumption of organic food -including organic sugar- has risen, so have prices and demand. Yet small Paraguayan producers in one of the world's main organic sugar production centers…
Jan 2012
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Credit is the boost small and medium enterprises in Latin America need most. It gives companies that anchor distribution chains the opportunity to integrate small producers into the formal economy.…
Jan 2011
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Up to seven million low-income Central Americans live without power, largely because of the expense of extending the grid to rural areas. Many people burn kerosene, candles or wood, which can affect…
Jan 2011
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Alrededor de siete millones de centroamericanos de bajos ingresos viven sin electricidad debido al costo de ampliación de la red a zonas rurales. Muchas personas queman kerosene, velas o madera, que…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Empresas Públicas de Medellín has experienced more than a half-century of solid financial growth and market expansion, becoming the second largest provider of electricity in Colombia as well as a…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Empresas Públicas de Medellín ha experimentado más de medio siglo de sólido crecimiento financiero y expansión de mercados para convertirse en el segundo principal abastecedor de electricidad en…