May 2022
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
San Salvador island in the Bahamas is highly vulnerable to climate change impacts due to its limited land space, fragile ecosystems, population and assets exposure, limited human and technological…
May 2022
Author(s): Carrera-Marquis, Daniela;Espiga, Franklin;Johnson, Trevor
Hurricanes Joaquin, Matthew, Irma, and Dorian have left indelible marks on the Bahamian landscape. The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), in cooperation with ECLAC, has conducted Damage and Loss…
Mar 2022
Author(s): Carrera-Marquis, Daniela;Canache, Marisela;Espiga, Franklin
After hurricane Dorian and the provision of initial emergency services, the government of The Bahamas asked the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to assess the resulting damage, losses and…
Sep 2021
Author(s): Zegarra, Maria Alejandra;Giles Álvarez, Laura;Gartner, Mikaël;Palomino, Luis
This paper analyses the macroeconomic effects of Hurricanes Joaquin (2015), Matthew (2016), Irma (2017), and Dorian (2019) across different islands in The Bahamas. The methodology used, based on…
Jun 2021
Author(s): Chakalall, Yuri;Carrera-Marquis, Daniela;Espiga, Franklin;Smith, Katherine;Best, Daniel M.;Otsuyama, Kensuke;Tanaka, Hideharu
This Brochure captures the content of the Workshop held last year August 24, 2021 on 'International Good Practices and Lessons learned in Post Disaster Reconstruction in The Bahamas' with…
Dec 2020
Author(s): Alemán, Marco;Astorga, Ignacio;Dalaison, Wilhelm;González Escobar, Leticia;Saint-Pierre, Enrique
Na implementaçao de projetos de infraestrutura hospitalar existem várias modalidades de gestao e estratégias de execuçao. Essas modalidades podem incluir a contrataçao independente do projeto,…
Dec 2020
Author(s): Alemán, Marco;Astorga, Ignacio;Dalaison, Wilhelm;González Escobar, Leticia;Saint-Pierre, Enrique
Al momento de implementar proyectos de infraestructura hospitalaria existen diversas modalidades de gestión y estrategias de ejecución. Estas modalidades pueden incluir la contratación de manera…
Dec 2020
Author(s): Alemán, Marco;Astorga, Ignacio;Dalaison, Wilhelm;González Escobar, Leticia;Saint-Pierre, Enrique
Na implementação de projetos de infraestrutura hospitalar existem várias modalidades de gestão e estratégias de execução. Essas modalidades podem incluir a contratação independente do projeto,…
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…
Oct 2018
Author(s): Salazar Cota, Adriana;Fernández, Luz;Dalaison, Wilhelm
This document provides guidelines for borrowing countries and IDB personnel on green procurement practices, so that Bank’s funded projects will reduce the negative environmental impact of goods,…
Oct 2018
Author(s): Salazar Cota, Adriana;Fernández, Luz;Dalaison, Wilhelm
El objetivo de este documento es orientar a los países prestatarios y al personal del BID en la práctica de las compras verdes a fin de que los proyectos financiados por el Banco no sólo disminuyan…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Llaguno, Duval;Briceño, Bertha;Morales, Olga;Bersano Calot, Lara;García, Carolina Inés
“¿Y tú qué harías?” es una nueva metodología para compartir aprendizajes surgidos de la experiencia de la ejecución de proyectos de desarrollo. Es una herramienta que combina la reflexión sobre casos…
Nov 2017
Author(s): Jiménez, Efraim;Roca, María Eugenia
In recent years, Latin American and Caribbean countries (LAC) have modernized their public procurement systems and have been able to increase the efficiency and effectiveness in the use of public…
Nov 2017
Author(s): Jiménez, Efraim;Roca, María Eugenia
En los últimos años, los países de América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) han modernizado sus sistemas de compras públicas con el fin de aumentar la eficacia y eficiencia en el uso de los recursos públicos…
Aug 2015
Author(s): Korea Institute for International Economic Policy
Trade and investment were unarguably the main drivers of Korea's outstanding economic development. Heavy government intervention together with the private sector's continuous efforts to…
Jun 2014
Author(s): Dávila, Javier;Campero, Tomás;Prieto, Felix R.;López Fernández, Mariana;Tachlian-Degras, Edwin
Between 2002 and 2012, countries in Latina America and the Caribbean have made considerable progress in reforming their procurement systems in terms of savings in public procurement, transparency,…
Jun 2014
Author(s): Dávila, Javier;Campero, Tomás;Prieto, Felix R.;López Fernández, Mariana;Tachlian-Degras, Edwin
Durante la década 2002-2012, los países de América Latina y el Caribe realizaron un notable esfuerzo por reformar sus sistemas de compras públicas alcanzando importantes impactos en términos de…
Jun 2014
Author(s): Rabade, Héctor;Sprietzer, Deborah;Fleitas, Alejandra;Locano, Maria del Pilar
Between 2002 and 2012, countries in Latina America and the Caribbean have made considerable progress in modernizing their Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs). Today, 70% of SAIs have adopted a…
Jun 2014
Author(s): Rabade, Héctor;Sprietzer, Deborah;Fleitas, Alejandra;Locano, Maria del Pilar
Durante la década 2002-2012, los países de América Latina y el Caribe realizaron un notable esfuerzo en la modernización de sus órganos de control externo. Hoy, el 70% de las Entidades Fiscalizadoras…
Dec 2013
Author(s): Tique Andrade, Alfonso;Mendoza Castro, Héctor;Estol Peixoto, Rosina;Roca, María Eugenia
An important challenge faced by the Multilateral Development Banks (MDB) is to mitigate delays in the implementation of its operations. To this end, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)…