Jul 2019
Author(s): Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio;Hori, Tsuneki;Chakalall, Yuri;Jaimes, Ivonne;Sanahuja, Haris;Torres, Ana María;Visconti, Ernesto
The results of the iGOPP application in Guyana (2017) show a general progress level of 11.82%, which places the country in “low” range of advance. The analysis of the results by component of public…
Aug 2014
Author(s): McCarthy, Nancy;Henderson, Heath
Many countries in Latin America and the Caribbean are interested in diversifying their energy sources for energy security and in contributing to the reduction of greenhouse gases. Non-traditional…
Dec 2013
Author(s): Masson, Malaika;Walter, Martin;Priester, Michael
How can LAC governments promote the use of clean and green technology in the mining sector and what are the supporting instruments, regulations, infrastructure and institutional aspects that are…
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…
Dec 2012
Author(s): Dixon, John A.
Development projects have a wider set of impacts than just direct project outputs. A hydropower dam, for example, produces electricity but also disrupts river flows and may affect biodiversity and…
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,…
Apr 2002
Author(s): Tyler, Seth D.
This document provides an overview of environmental management priorities, achievements, and challenges in the Caribbean sub-region. It also provides some recommendations for sub-regional initiatives…
Apr 2002
Author(s): Tyler, Seth D.
Este documento fue comisionado por la Red de Medio Ambiente del Diálogo Regional de Política para la 1a Reunión "Hacia una Gestión Ambiental Eficaz", celebrada los días 4 y 5 de abril, 2002…
May 1999
Author(s): Tresierra, Julio C.
This study analyzes present-day and historical demographic, socioeconomic, and cultural changes in traditional native groups and in their environment, which have led to a growing loss of ethnic and…