Oct 2016
Author(s): Tomar, Louisa;Guicheney, William;Kyarisiima, Hope;Zimani, Tinashe
This paper analyzes different ways in which big data can be leveraged to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of government. It describes five cases where massive and diverse sets of information…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Goldsmith, Stephen;Crawford, Susan;Weinryb Grohsgal, Benjamin
Predictive analytics, although widely utilized in the private sector, still stir uncertainty and concern on the part of public sector leaders. Daily, however, some national or subnational government…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Goldsmith, Stephen;Crawford, Susan;Weinryb Grohsgal, Benjamin
El análisis predictivo, pese a ser muy utilizado en el sector privado, aún provoca incertidumbre y preocupación entre los líderes del sector público. Sin embargo, todos los días algún gobierno…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Muggah, Robert;De Carvalho, Ilona Szabó;Alvarado, Nathalie;Marmolejo, Lina;Wang, Ruddy
Cities are where the policy and practice of citizen security are determined. Although national and subnational strategies are essential to scaling-up crime prevention, cities are where they are put…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Muggah, Robert;De Carvalho, Ilona Szabó;Alvarado, Nathalie;Marmolejo, Lina;Wang, Ruddy
Las ciudades son el lugar donde se definen la política y la práctica de la seguridad ciudadana. Si bien las estrategias nacionales y subnacionales son fundamentales para la prevención de los delitos…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Valenti, Pablo;Lopez-Ghio, Ramiro;Riorda, Mario;Straface, Fernando
El estudio revela que la mayoría de los grandes municipios en la región han institucionalizado el uso de herramientas digitales en la administración pública: utilizan Facebook, YouTube y Twitter (en…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Valenti, Pablo;Lopez-Ghio, Ramiro;Riorda, Mario;Straface, Fernando
Este resumen revela que la mayoría de los grandes municipios en la región han institucionalizado el uso de herramientas digitales en la administración pública: utilizan Facebook, YouTube y Twitter (…
Apr 2015
Author(s): De la Nuez, Elisa;Tarín, Carlota;Rivera, Rafael
Este documento es el segundo número de la serie de "Innovaciones en la prestación de servicios públicos" del BID, dedicada a la identificación y el análisis de experiencias innovadoras de…
Jan 2015
Author(s): Wiseman, Jane
This paper is the first of the IDB's "Innovations in Public Service Delivery" series, which identifies and analyzes innovative experiences of promising practices in Latin America and…
Sep 2014
Author(s): Kayser, Olivier;Klarsfeld, Lucie;Brossard, Simon
Broadband has a potential impact on the base of the pyramid (BOP), a segment of the population previously excluded from markets, and which lacks access to quality goods and services. Broadband…
Sep 2014
Author(s): Kayser, Olivier;Klarsfeld, Lucie;Brossard, Simon
Broadband has a potential impact on the base of the pyramid (BOP), a segment of the population previously excluded from markets, and which lacks access to quality goods and services. Broadband…
Sep 2013
Author(s): García Zaballos, Antonio;González Herranz, Félix
This technical note outlines a framework for the analysis of cybersecurity, presenting considerations that are crucial to the success of a holistic and transversal cybersecurity strategy. It…
Aug 2013
Author(s): García Zaballos, Antonio;González Herranz, Félix;Iglesias Rodriguez, Enrique;Porrúa, Miguel
En el presente documento, se analiza la situación de la banda ancha en Panamá. Para ello, se exponen los resultados obtenidos en el Índice de Desarrollo de la Banda Ancha, recientemente desarrollado…
May 2012
Author(s): Baena Olabe, Paloma;Kahn, Theodore
This technical note considers the role of information and communications technology (ICT) in promoting the use of information and active participation among various stakeholders in the context of…
May 2011
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank;Un Techo Para Mi País
This brochure presents the exhibit "Design with the Base of the Pyramid" supported by the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF) and the Opportunities for the Majority Sector (OMJ) of the Inter…
Dec 2010
Author(s): Reyero y Aranda, María Rosa;Kostenbaum, Silvana
Este documento está destinado a establecer en detalle el marco conceptual y metodológico de la colaboración entre KNM y su plataforma de lecciones aprendidas, Lessons in Action, y la división ICS,…
May 2007
Author(s): Budinich, Valeria
This presentation deals with the Full Economic Citizenship Initiative made by Ashoka, a global association of the world's leading social entrepreneurs. It presents the organization -men and…