Feb 2011
Author(s): Alleng, Gerard
This presentation discusses the cost of impacts of climate change on the Caribbean. The response of adaptation will need to be applied towards an integral strategy to build on disaster risk…
Jun 2007
Author(s): Cortázar, René
The objectives of improving competitiveness and reducing unemployment, in particular among the young and women, are a part of the economic and the political agenda of most Caribbean countries.…
May 2007
Author(s): Currea, Dora
This document was presented at the "Opportunities for the Majority" Seminar in Jamaica, 2007. Based on the results of household surveys conducted in seven countries, the presentation…
May 2007
Author(s): Boisson, Pierre-Marie
This presentation features the case of the Société Générale Haitïenne de Solidarité (SOGESOL) which is a non-Bank Financial Institution whose Institutional mission is to promote Haitian micro-…
Sep 2006
Author(s): Lamas, Jorge;Cuesta, José A.
Esta presentación trata sobre los objetivos y retos de los sistemas de supervisión y evaluación en el ámbito de seguridad, la taxonomía de los impactos, las técnicas de medición y la aplicación de…
May 2006
Author(s): Stern, Peter A.
This paper is based on the premise that investment in Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) has a positive impact on economic development because of its contribution to growth and labor…
Apr 2006
Author(s): Agosin, Manuel R.;Machado, Roberto;Oi, Vibeke;Támola, Alejandro;Martínez, Claudia
Con el objetivo de suministrar información actualizada para las actividades operacionales y de programación del BID, el Departamento Regional de Operaciones II presenta este análisis de las…
Feb 2006
Author(s): Arias, Diego;Covarrubias, Katia
Este estudio analiza las oportunidades y desafíos que presentan los nuevos instrumentos de seguro agropecuario para fortalecer el sector financiero en áreas rurales de una manera sustentable. Se…
Jun 2005
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This Annual Report details activities of the Japanese Special Fund and the Japanese Trust Fund for Consultancy Services for the year 2004. Japan has been playing a leading role through Technical…
Apr 2002
Author(s): Tyler, Seth D.
This documents was prepared for the Inter-American Development Bank Regional Policy Dialogue. It analyzes the Caribbean sub-region integrated by The Bahamas, Barbados, Dominican Republic, Guyana,…
Jan 2002
Author(s): Tsang, Mun C.;Fryer, Michelle;Arevalo, Gregorio
Many Caribbean nations are embracing knowledge-based and skill-intensive industries to expand their economies. The goal is to boost the competitiveness and productivity of the region's people…
Jan 1998
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This Annual Report details the Bank's activities in environment and natural resources during 1998. During the past year the Bank has continued to implement the mandates of the Eight…