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…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Hardner, Jared J.;Gullison, Ted;Anstee, Stuart;Meyer, Mike
This document is produced for project developers and their consultants responsible for preparing Environmental and Social Impact Assessments (ESIAs). It summarizes "good practices" for…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Hardner, Jared J.;Gullison, Ted;Anstee, Stuart;Meyer, Mike
Este documento se ha elaborado para los desarrolladores de proyectos y sus consultores, responsables de realizar las "evaluaciones del impacto ambiental y social" (EIAS). Resume "…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Hardner, Jared J.;Gullison, Ted;Anstee, Stuart;Meyer, Mike
Este documento foi preparado para os desenvolvedores de projetos e seus consultores, responsáveis pela realização de "avaliações de impacto ambiental e social" (AIAS). Resume "boas…
Nov 2013
Author(s): Gill, Roger;Opperman, Jeff;Harrison, David
The Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region is experiencing dynamic growth and requires large investments in electrical infrastructure. Hydropower is a major component of the region's energy…
Jul 2013
Author(s): Reymondin, Louis;Argote, Karolina;Jarvis, Andy;Navarrete, Carolina;Coca, Alejandro;Grossman, Denny;Villalba, Alberto;Suding, Paul Hugo
The present publication is a summary of the results from the five case studies including an overview of the methodology. VPS/ESG is further examining the possibilities of this methodology to use it…
Jul 2013
Author(s): Partridge, William L.;Mejía, María Clara
This paper presents the principal issues related to socio-cultural analyses carried out in conjunction with IDB operations as a tool for maximizing project benefits to poor and excluded groups and…
Nov 2012
Author(s): Redwood, John
The Environment and Safeguards Group (ESG) of the IDB has examined how potential environmental and social risks of major road improvement investments in natural resource rich and socio-culturally…
Nov 2012
Author(s): Redwood, John
The Environment and Safeguards Group (ESG) of the IDB has examined how potential environmental and social risks of major Bank-supported road improvement investments in natural resource rich and socio…
Oct 2012
Author(s): Simpson, Murray;Mercer Clarke, Colleen S.L.;Clarke, John D.;Scott, Daniel;Clarke, Alexander J.
Bank investments in tourism and other coastal development projects have been on the rise, generating an interest in the development of instruments and tools that would more effectively inform Bank…
Apr 2012
Author(s): Rodríguez, Jorge Luis
El presente Estudio de Caso tiene como propósito analizar el resultado de las actividades realizadas por Empresas Publicas de Medellín en el ámbito del gobierno corporativo, con el objeto de…
Feb 2012
Author(s): Moguillansky, Graciela
Las Comisiones y Consejos de Competitividad surgen como un instrumento para aunar los intereses de distintos sectores económicos -en particular el público y el privado- tras las políticas de…
Apr 2011
Author(s): Iqbal, Fareeha Y.;Suding, Paul Hugo
This paper explores options to minimize threats posed to IDB-financed physical investments by the impacts of climate change. A large proportion of projects are implemented in climate-sensitive…
Jan 1997
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This Annual Report details the Bank's activities in environment and natural resources during 1996. The Bank has translated its sustainable development mandate into five priority areas of…