Sep 2020
Author(s): Rivas, Pablo
La tecnología ha transformado integralmente las sociedades. Trabajamos, nos relacionamos, compramos o viajamos de una manera muy distinta a como lo hacíamos en la década pasada. La velocidad con que…
Aug 2020
Author(s): Okumura, Masato; Stampini, Marco; Buenadicha Sánchez, César; Castillo, Ana; Vivanco, Fermín; Sánchez, Mario; Ibarrarán, Pablo; Castillo Martínez, Paula
The silver economy is the subset of the global economy associated with the demographic shift bought about by population aging. It focuses on the needs and demands of older people. Aging is often seen…
Aug 2020
Author(s): Okumura, Masato; Stampini, Marco; Buenadicha Sánchez, César; Castillo, Ana; Vivanco, Fermín; Sánchez, Mario; Ibarrarán, Pablo; Castillo Martínez, Paula
La Economía Plateada es aquella parte de la economía global vinculada al cambio demográfico producido por el envejecimiento de la población cuyo enfoque se centra en las necesidades y demandas de los…
Aug 2020
Author(s): Bello, Omar; Hendrickson, Michael; Marcano, Blaine; Pantin, Machel; Mery, Gustavo; Espiga, Carlos; Espiga, Franklin; Gonzalez, Mauricio; Flores, Adrían; Ibarra, Francisco; Marconi, Salvador; Williams, Robert; Attademo-Hirt, Florencia ; Nelson, Michael
Hurricane Irma was the largest hurricane observed in the Atlantic open ocean, maintaining a Category 5 for three days, and made landfall over Turks and Caicos, and later Barbuda, before reaching the…
Aug 2020
Author(s): Bello, Omar; Williams, Robert; Hendrickson, Michael; De Andrade, Roberto; Mery, Gustavo; Bazo, Andrés; De Quattro, Jeff; Ibarra, Francisco; Marcano, Blaine; Marconi, Salvador; Ruiz, Esteban; Attademo-Hirt, Florencia ; Nelson, Michael; Barón, Marie Edwige
Hurricane Matthew in October 2016 marks the second time in just over a year that the country was affected by a Category 4 hurricane. Hurricane Matthew's greatest impact was felt on the country…
Aug 2020
Author(s): Deopersad, Chitralekha; Persaud, Christopher; Chakalall, Yuri; Bello, Omar; Masson, Malaika; Perroni, Alejandra; Carrera-Marquis, Daniela; Fontes de Meira, Luciana; Gonzales, Candice; Peralta, Leda; Skerette, Nyasha; Marcano, Blaine; Pantin, Machel; Vivas, Gabriel; Espiga, Carlos; Allen, Eduardo; Ruiz, Esteban; Ibarra, Francisco; Espiga, Franklin; Gonzalez, Mauricio; Marconi, Salvador; Nelson, Michael
Hurricane Dorian is not an isolated occurrence, but the latest example of recurrent extreme climate events that have changed the Bahamian landscape and impacted its economy. The increase in water…
Jul 2020
Author(s): Mooney, Henry; Rosenblatt, David; Giles Álvarez, Laura; Gauto, Victor; Bollers, Elton; Christie, Jason; McCaskie, Ariel; Khadan, Jeetendra; Smets, Lodewijk
Governments in the Caribbean region have been relatively successful in flattening the infection curve of the coronavirus in their countries. Geographical isolation is a contributing factor, but…
Jul 2020
Author(s): Ruiz Martín, Héctor
Saber cómo regular los propios procesos de aprendizaje con el objetivo de hacer más eficaces nuestros esfuerzos por aprender constituye una habilidad clave para la vida. No en vano, una de las…
Jul 2020
Author(s): Irwin, Emilee; Pickerill, Joe; Desetti, Brendan
Systems of learning need to adapt to a new normal of global life. Alarm bells have been ringing for the last decade about the future of work and the changing skills demands brought on by technology…
Jul 2020
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
NDC Invest es una plataforma del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) que ofrece una ventanilla única de servicios técnicos y financieros a lo largo del ciclo del proyecto, desde políticas y…
Jul 2020
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
NDC Invest es una plataforma del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) que ofrece una ventanilla única de servicios técnicos y financieros a lo largo del ciclo del proyecto, desde políticas y…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Mateo-Berganza Díaz, María Mercedes; Lee, Changha; Zucchetti, Alessia; Olszewski, Brandon; Cobo, Cristóbal; Viik, Linnar; Kyllönen, Marjo; South, Joseph; Montaldo, Mariana; Ramos, Yolanda
As a consequence of the rapid spread of COVID-19, the entire world is suddenly engaged in the biggest distance learning experiment in history. In Latin America and the Caribbean, radio and TV have…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Mateo-Berganza Díaz, María Mercedes; Lee, Changha; Zucchetti, Alessia; Olszewski, Brandon; Cobo, Cristóbal; Viik, Linnar; Kyllönen, Marjo; South, Joseph; Montaldo, Mariana; Ramos, Yolanda
Como consecuencia de la rápida propagación del COVID-19, el mundo entero está repentinamente inmerso en el mayor experimento de aprendizaje a distancia de la historia. En América Latina y el Caribe (…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
NDC INVEST apoya a los países en el diseño e implementación de sus objetivos relacionados con el cambio climático, tal como se articula en sus Contribuciones Determinadas Nacionales (NDC) y más allá…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
NDC INVEST supports countries in the design and implementation of their climate change-related goals as articulated under their National Determined Contributions (NDCs) and beyond. It is currently…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Tarre, Alejandro; Morales, Olga; Planas, Alexandra; Cárdenas Valero, Juan Carlos; Solarte, Sebastián
Through this series of case studies, the IDB's Department of Infrastructure and Energy seeks to share its work in the region, the problems addressed, the challenges in implementing its projects…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Tarre, Alejandro; Morales, Olga; Planas, Alexandra; Cárdenas Valero, Juan Carlos; Solarte, Sebastián
A través de esta serie de casos de estudio, el Departamento de Infraestructura y Energía del BID pretende dar a conocer su trabajo en la región, los problemas que aborda, los retos en la…
May 2020
Author(s): Schoen, Daví Parente
New York City's success in providing high-quality, sustainable, ecologically productive and equity-promoting parks in recent years presents a number of important lessons for cities in Latin…
May 2020
Author(s): Schoen, Daví Parente
El éxito de la ciudad de Nueva York en los últimos años al proporcionar parques de alta calidad, sostenibles, ecológicamente productivos y que promueven la equidad, son una lección importante que…
May 2020
Author(s): Schoen, Daví Parente
O sucesso da cidade de Nova York nos últimos anos na provisão de parques sustentáveis de alta qualidade, ecologicamente produtivos e promotores da equidade oferece uma série de lições importantes que…