Feb 2011
Author(s): Kohon, Jorge
El Gobierno de México definió el período presidencial 2007-2012 como el sexenio de la infraestructura, adoptando importantes acciones para impulsar su expansión y mejora. Dentro de los sectores que…
Aug 2010
Author(s): Quartesan, Alessandra;Romis, Monica
This paper presents the main findings of a case study of the preservation of the historic center of Oaxaca de Juárez, Mexico. The historic center of Oaxaca can be considered a well-preserved area…
Jan 2007
Author(s): Galvani, Marina
This paper discusses the role of culture in development through suggestions, speculations, and case studies from several parts of the world. Most of the cases have been collected through interviews,…
Apr 2002
Author(s): Pratt, Lawrence;Girot, Pascal O.
This executive profile summarized here identifies the great environmental challenges of the Mesoamerican region, highlights the achievements of the last decade, and points out the future course that…
Apr 2002
Author(s): Pratt, Lawrence;Girot, Pascal O.
El perfil ejecutivo que aquí se presenta identifica los grandes retos ambientales de la región de Mesoamérica, destaca los logros de la década pasada y señala los derroteros futuros que guíen los…
Jan 2002
Author(s): Basañes, C. Federico;Artana, Daniel;Navajas, Fernando;Urbiztondo, Santiago;Saavedra, Eduardo;Soto, Raimundo;Benavides, Juan;Fainboim Yaker, Israel;Legisa, Juan A.;Ordover, Janusz A.;Willig, Robert D.;Laffont, Jean-Jacques;Díaz Alvarado, Carlos;Auguste, Sebastián;Millán, Jaime;Beato, Paulina;Fuente, Carmen
During the past two decades, Latin American countries have made pioneering efforts in reforming infrastructure services. The "first generation of reforms" encompassed widespread…
Jun 1999
Author(s): Masci, Pietro
This presentation discusses IDB support for sub-sovereign government development in Latin America. Detailed are the experience of the IDB in quantitative and qualitative aspects, the road for Latin…
May 1997
Author(s): Sorensen, Mark;Smit, Jac;Barzetti, Valerie
This report seeks to provide the reader with a strong background on the benefits, challenges, and approaches to the development of a sustainable urban greening program. The examples and ideas in the…
Jan 1997
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Este informe anual de las actividades del Banco en el campo del medio ambiente y los recursos naturales en 1997 examina lo que se ha realizado desde el Octavo Aumento General de Recursos y destaca…