Basic Facts 2010: Inter-American Development Bank: Promoting Sustainable Growth: Fighting Poverty and Inequality
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
This brochure provides a brief summary of the purpose, history, structure and operations of the IDB. The IDB is the largest source of multilateral development financing for Latin America and the Caribbean. Established in 1959, the IDB promotes the economic and social development of the region and its individual countries.