Mar 2022
Author(s): Blackman, Allen;Hoffmann, Bridget
Ambient air pollution is a leading cause of death in developing countries. In theory, using smartphone apps, text messages, and other personal information and communication technologies to…
Mar 2022
Author(s): Blackman, Allen;Hoffmann, Bridget
La contaminación atmosférica es una de las principales causas de muerte en los países en desarrollo. En teoría, el uso de información personal y tecnologías de comunicación para difundir información…
Nov 2021
Author(s): Blackman, Allen;Bonilla, Jorge Alexander;Villalobos, Laura
In cities around the world, Covid-19 lockdowns have improved outdoor air quality, in some cases dramatically. Even if only temporary, these improvements could have longer-lasting effects on policy by…
Apr 2021
Author(s): Blackman, Allen;Hoffmann, Bridget
Until a vaccine is widely available, face masks and other nonpharmaceutical interventions (NPIs) will continue to be the frontline defense against Covid-19 in developing countries. But their…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank;Deep Decarbonization Pathways for Latin America and the Caribbean
All Latin American and Caribbean countries have ratified the Paris Agreement, which aims to limit global warming to between 1.5C and 2C above pre-industrial levels. Those goals require achieving zero…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo;Deep Decarbonization Pathways for Latin America and the Caribbean
Todos los países de América Latina y el Caribe han ratificado el Acuerdo de París, cuyo objetivo es limitar el calentamiento global a entre 1.5C y 2C por encima de los niveles preindustriales. Esos…
Apr 2009
Author(s): Betancur, Margarita
Presentación acerca de la franquicia "Pelitos", peluquería infantil ubicada en Medellín, considerada como precursora en la prestación de este servicio especializado para los niños, con…