Mar 2022
Author(s): Richardson, Tom;Monfort, Josep;Montossi, Fabio;Muñoz, Gonzalo;García Negro, Álvaro
There is abundant evidence that well-directed and well-executed investment in public agricultural research, development and innovation (RDI) in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) can enhance…
Mar 2022
Author(s): Richardson, Tom;Monfort, Josep;Montossi, Fabio;Muñoz, Gonzalo;García Negro, Álvaro
Abundan las evidencias de que una inversión bien dirigida y ejecutada en investigación, desarrollo e innovación (IDi) agropecuaria pública de América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) puede tener un impacto…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Cello, Pablo;García, Reinaldo;Nalesso, Mauro
Las pérdidas socioeconómicas debidas a inundaciones en áreas urbanas constituyen un problema muy serio en América Latina y el Caribe. Para responder a estos problemas y promover la adaptación a los…
Nov 2021
Author(s): Bonzi Teixeira, Augusto;Boeck Daza, Eric Fernando;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle;Weiss, Mariana;Daltro, Yuri;Alarcon Rodriguez, Arturo Daniel;Montanez, Leopoldo
The Electrokit is an initiative created by the IDB to strengthen transformation and continuous improvement of electric utilities in the LAC region. The Electrokit is organized in 16 activities that…
Nov 2021
Author(s): Bonzi Teixeira, Augusto;Boeck Daza, Eric Fernando;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle;Weiss, Mariana;Daltro, Yuri;Alarcon Rodriguez, Arturo Daniel;Montanez, Leopoldo
The Electrokit is an initiative created by the IDB to strengthen transformation and continuous improvement of electric utilities in the LAC region. The Electrokit is organized in 16 activities that…
Nov 2021
Author(s): Bonzi Teixeira, Augusto;Boeck Daza, Eric Fernando;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle;Snyder, Virginia;Alarcon Rodriguez, Arturo Daniel;Montanez, Leopoldo
The Electrokit is an initiative created by the IDB to strengthen transformation and continuous improvement of electric utilities in the LAC region. It follows international standards that…
Sep 2021
Author(s): Janson, Nils;Bulbena, Laura
Due to the current health crisis caused by COVID-19, the Water Utilities that provide Water and Sanitation services have seen their financial capacity affected to ensure the adequate provision of…
Aug 2021
Author(s): Cifuentes, Luis A.;Cerda Gho, Viviana;Bohaud Ausset, Anne-Lise;Alarcón González, María Teresa;Cabrera Castro, Camila;Parra Arias, José Luis;López Gómez, Iván;Ochoa Herrera, Valeria;Flor Cevallos, Daniela;Flores Rendón, Camila;Scheel Mayenberger, Carlos;Cantú Garza, Andrea;Galarza Contreras, Elsa;Núñez Holgado, Christian
Aug 2021
Author(s): Cifuentes, Luis A.;Cerda Gho, Viviana;Bohaud Ausset, Anne-Lise;Alarcón González, María Teresa;Cabrera Castro, Camila;Parra Arias, José Luis;López Gómez, Iván;Ochoa Herrera, Valeria;Flor Cevallos, Daniela;Flores Rendón, Camila;Scheel Mayenberger, Carlos;Cantú Garza, Andrea;Galarza Contreras, Elsa;Núñez Holgado, Christian
En la Declaración sobre Gestión Sostenible del Plástico (2019), los países miembros de la Alianza del Pacífico (AP), Colombia, Chile, México, y Perú, junto a Ecuador, tomaron la decisión de enfrentar…
Jul 2021
Author(s): Cubillo, Francisco
This document is part of a series of AquaRating knowledge products called Focused Analyzes, which specifically addresses relevant issues within the provision of water and sanitation services. The…
Jul 2021
Author(s): Cubillo, Francisco
Este documento se inscribe en una colección de productos de conocimiento de AquaRating denominada Análisis Focalizados, que abordan de forma particularizada, temas relevantes dentro de la prestación…
May 2021
Author(s): Salazar, Juan Carlos
As part of the Poznan Strategic Programme on Technology Transfer, which the Global Environmental Facility funded a regional project, implemented by the IDB. One of the components of this project was…
Apr 2021
Author(s): Gómez Vidal, Analía;Machado, Fabiana;Datshkovsky, Darcia
Tracking progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is critical to evaluate how far the water and sanitation sector is from achieving these targets, and to guarantee that the solutions…
Apr 2021
Author(s): Gómez Vidal, Analía;Machado, Fabiana;Datshkovsky, Darcia
Medir el progreso hacia los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible (ODS) es crítico para evaluar la evolución del sector de agua y saneamiento y cuantificar cuán lejos se encuentra éste de alcanzar esos…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Ruchansky, Beno;Oña Pólit, Renato;Moreno, Adrián
This publication is based on the studies on the transfer of climate change technologies (CCT) (also called environmentally sound technologies, EST, or TAR, for its Spanish acronym) related to energy…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Ruchansky, Beno;Oña Pólit, Renato;Moreno, Adrián
Este documento se basa en los estudios de transferencia de tecnologías de cambio climático (TCC) (también denominadas tecnologías ambientalmente racionales, TAR o bien EST por sus siglas en inglés)…
Feb 2021
Author(s): Alviarez, Vanessa;Cravino, Javier;Ramondo, Natalia
We measure the contribution of firm-embedded productivity to cross-country income differences. By firm-embedded productivity we refer to the components of productivity that differ across firms and…
Jan 2021
Author(s): González, Aldo;Serebrisky, Tomás
El objetivo de esta nota es relevar los casos investigados por las agencias de libre competencia de las seis principales economías de la región de América Latina en el período 2010-2020 en los…
Nov 2020
Author(s): Adam, Isabelle;Fazekas, Mihály;Regös, Nóra;Tóth, Bence
The importance of transparency and governance as determinants of efficiency, effectiveness, and quality of service undoubtedly occupy a key place among the most relevant lessons learned from the…
Nov 2020
Author(s): Adam, Isabelle;Fazekas, Mihály;Regös, Nóra;Tóth, Bence
La importancia de la transparencia y la gobernanza como determinantes de la eficiencia, efectividad y calidad del servicio sin duda ocupa un lugar clave entre las lecciones más relevantes aprendidas…