Apr 2014
Author(s): Zeigler, Margaret;Truitt Nakata, Ginya
The Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region has a third of the world's fresh water resources, and more than a quarter of the world's medium to high potential farmland. The region as a…
Apr 2014
Author(s): Zeigler, Margaret;Truitt Nakata, Ginya
La región de ALC posee un tercio de los recursos de agua dulce del mundo, más que cualquier otra región en desarrollo si se mide sobre una base per cápita, y más de una cuarta parte de las tierras…
Apr 2014
Author(s): Zeigler, Margaret;Truitt Nakata, Ginya
A região da América Latina e Caribe (ALC) possui um terço dos recursos de água doce do mundo, e mais de um quarto das terras cultiváveis de médio a alto potencial do mundo. A região como um todo já é…
Jan 2012
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Large numbers of Nicaraguans have moved to urban areas over the past thirty years, building rough houses in spontaneous neighborhoods that lack roads, water, sanitation and energy. Nicaragua's…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Throughout Latin America low-income neighborhoods have difficulty in paving city streets. Municipalities are typically short of funds, and many informal urban settlements have not yet been properly…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
En toda América Latina a los barrios de bajos ingresos se les dificulta pavimentar sus calles. Las municipalidades típicamente tienen escasos fondos, y muchos asentamientos urbanos informales todavía…