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…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
An estimated 42 percent of homes in Costa Rica are in need of repair, expansion, or some other improvement, and nearly a quarter ofthose deficient dwellings are so dilapidated as to represent an…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Se estima que el 42% de los hogares en Costa Rica necesitan reparaciones, ampliaciones u otro tipo de mejoras y que casi la cuarta parte de esas viviendas en estado deficiente están tan deterioradas…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
More than two-thirds of BOP Salvadorian homeowners lack access to financing to finish construction, make repairs, connect to basic services, or formalize their tenure. Many live in unhealthy and…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Más de dos tercios de los propietarios de vivienda en El Salvador que viven en casas con necesidad de reparación carecen de acceso a financiamiento para concluir la construcción, efectuar mejoras,…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Microenterprises and small businesses account for more than 90 percent of companies and jobs in Ecuador, yet these entrepreneurs have little access to credit or financial services. Only about 12…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Aunque las micro y pequeñas empresas representan más del 90% de las empresas en Ecuador, estos empresarios tienen un reducido acceso a servicios financieros. Apenas un 12% del crédito formal se…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Almost 90 percent of adult Colombians have never had access to credit from a formal financial institution. Public employees like police officers, teachers, soldiers, and clerks encounter difficulties…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
A pesar de los esfuerzos del gobierno, el 33 por ciento de los colombianos mayores de 18 años aún no tiene acceso al crédito formal. Incluso alos empleados públicos formales como policías, maestros y…
Jan 2013
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Established more than 50 years ago, Procesadora Nacional de Alimentos, C.A., or Pronaca, is Ecuador's largest food processing company. Pronaca's operations include the production,…
Jan 2013
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Establecida más de 50 años atrás, Procesadora Nacional de Alimentos, CA, o Pronaca, es la compañía de procesamiento de comida más grande de Ecuador. Las operaciones de Pronaca incluyen la producción…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Where others see obstacles, Chile's Banco de Crédito e Inversiones (BCI) sees opportunities. About 64 percent of Chile's one million microenterprises,which account for 60 percent of the…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Donde otros ven obstáculos, el Banco de Crédito e Inversiones (BCI) de Chile ve oportunidades.Cerca de 64 por ciento del millón de microempresas de Chile, las cuales representan 60 por ciento de las…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Peru has one of the world's most sophisticated and effective systems of microfinance institutions in the world, serving many of the small businesses that constitute the economic lifeline for 70…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El Perú posee uno de los sistemas microfinancieros más sofisticados y efectivos del mundo, atendiendo las necesidades de la mayoría de las pequeñas y micro empresas, que constituyen una fuente de…