Dec 2021
Author(s): Acevedo, Paloma;Vera, Felipe;Zambrano-Barragán, Patricio;Poskus, Mariana A.;Alonso Pastor, Luis;Azcona, Ginnette;Babio, Guadalupe;Bazzucchi, Fabio;Bettencourt, Luis M. A.;Beukes, Anni;Bhatt, Antra;Duharte, Juan Pablo;Fortuny, Guillem;Fraser, Arabella;Gaarder, Marie Moland;Iruretagoyena, Maitane;Izquierdo, Leticia;Kallergis, Achilles;Larson, Kent;Lloyd, Scott;Rathinam, Francis;Ratti, Carlo;Sevtsuk, Andrés;Thissen, Paul;Wainer, Laura Sara
La falta de datos en las áreas informales de las ciudades es una gran limitación para la gestión de políticas públicas, afectando a todos los ámbitos de la gestión, desde la capacidad de hacer un…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Donovan, Michael G.;McHardy, Pauline
Despite the large number of social housing programs in the Caribbean, little is known about their outcomes and the factors underlying evolution of housing policy. This report reviews the…
Dec 2013
Author(s): Brakarz, José;Jaitman, Laura
This technical note analyzes the methodologies used to evaluate neighborhood upgrading programs, describes their results, and suggests approaches for future evaluations. Local and central governments…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Rojas, Eduardo;Medellín, Nadin
This paper discusses the evolution of housing conditions in urban areas of Latin America and the Caribbean from 1995 to 2006 based on data from household surveys done in 18 countries that comprise 95…
Sep 2009
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The year 2008 represents an important historical milestone. For the first time, over half of the world's population 3.3 billion people live in urban areas. This significant increase in urban…
Sep 2009
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Las áreas centrales de una ciudad contienen una mezcla de problemas y oportunidades. Permiten a sus residentes y empresas la opción de vivir y producir cerca de sus trabajos y mercados, y ofrecen a…
May 2005
Author(s): López-Cálix, José R.;Melo, Alberto;Tinsley, Elaine;Calvo, Sara
The last Public Expenditure Review for Ecuador (PER) was produced in 1993. More than a decade later, the purpose of this report is to provide the Ecuadorian authorities with the World Bank's and…
May 1996
Author(s): Latin American and Caribbean Commission on Human Settlements;United Nations;Inter American Development Bank
The report presents a regional synopsis on the state of urban management in Latin America and the Caribbean for participants of the Second United Nations Conference on Human Settlements (Habitat II)…
May 1996
Author(s): Comisión Latinoamericana y del Caribe sobre Asentamientos Humanos‏;Organización de las Naciones Unidas;Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El informe presenta una visión regional sobre la ciudad y la gestión urbana en América Latina y el Caribe a los participantes de la Segunda Conferencia de las Naciones Unidas sobre los Asentamientos…