Oct 2021
Author(s): Beltrán Real, Óscar Mauricio; Lefevre, Benoit; Mojica, Carlos
Este documento recopila los resultados, lecciones aprendidas y recomendaciones de los modelos de negocio que se han desarrollado en países de Latinoamérica para la implementación de buses eléctricos…
Jul 2021
Author(s): Watkins, Graham George; Breton, Herve; Edwards, Guy
La pandemia de Covid-19 ha precipitado una crisis de salud, social y económica sin precedentes en los países de América Latina y el Caribe. Todos los países de la región se movilizaron rápidamente…
Jul 2021
Author(s): Watkins, Graham George; Breton, Herve; Edwards, Guy
The Covid-19 pandemic has precipitated unprecedented health, social and economic crises across the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean. All countries in the region moved quickly to implement…
Jul 2021
Author(s): Grunwaldt, Alfred; Glass, Marie-Lena; McCarthy, Nancy
As development financiers strive to implement climate adaptation measures that are effective and consistent with countries climate-resilient development pathways in line with the Paris Agreement,…
Jul 2021
Author(s): Solaun, Kepa; Resomardono, Chiquita; Hess, Katharina; Antich, Helena; Alleng, Gerard; Flores, Adrián
Suriname is zeer kwetsbaar voor de effecten van klimaatverandering. Tot de factoren die de kwetsbaarheid van het land vergroten, behoren de afhankelijkheid van fossiele brandstoffen, de achteruitgang…
Jul 2021
Author(s): Solaun, Kepa; Resomardono, Chiquita; Hess, Katharina; Antich, Helena; Alleng, Gerard; Flores, Adrián
Several factors contribute to Surinames particular vulnerability to the effects of climate change. It is dependent on fossil fuels, has forests liable to decay, fragile ecosystems, and its low-lying…
Jul 2021
Author(s): Ortiz, Raphaëlle; Núñez, Anamaría; Cathala, Corinne; Rios, Ana R.; Nalesso, Mauro
Esta nota técnica es una actualización del documento anterior “El agua en tiempos de sequía: Lecciones de cinco sequías alrededor del mundo”, publicado en 2018. Explora situaciones y políticas de…
Jul 2021
Author(s): Ortiz, Raphaëlle; Núñez, Anamaría; Cathala, Corinne; Rios, Ana R.; Nalesso, Mauro
Esta nota técnica es una actualización del documento anterior “El agua en tiempos de sequía: Lecciones de cinco sequías alrededor del mundo”, publicado en 2018. Explora situaciones y políticas de…
Jul 2021
Author(s): Spano, Christian; Natali, Paolo; Cannon, Charles; Greene, Suzanne; Urzúa, Osvaldo; Sucre, Carlos G.; Unzueta, Adriana
This report evaluates scope 3 emissions along the copper and iron ore value chains and the opportunities that Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) has to become a low carbon metals and solutions…
Jul 2021
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
NDC Invest was created as the one-stop-shop of the IDB Group providing technical and financial support for countries in Latin American and the Caribbean (LAC) in their efforts to achieve the climate…
Jul 2021
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
NDC Invest se creó como la ventanilla única del Grupo BID que brinda apoyo técnico y financiero a los países de América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) en sus esfuerzos por lograr los objetivos climáticos…
Jul 2021
Author(s): Solaun, Kepa; Alleng, Gerard; Flores, Adrián; Resomardono, Chiquita; Hess, Katharina; Antich, Helena
Suriname is highly vulnerable to the effects of climate change. Among the factors that exacerbate its vulnerability are its dependency on fossil fuels, the degradation of important ecosystems (e.g.,…
Jun 2021
Author(s): Netto, Maria; Pereira Porto, Rodrigo; Trabacchi, Chiara; Schneider, Signi; Harb, Sara; Smallridge, Diana
This guidebook provides national development banks (NDBs) a roadmap to integrating climate risk into their lending strategies and portfolio management in accordance with the recommendations of the…
Jun 2021
Author(s): Jaramillo, Marcela; Saavedra, Valentina
El Grupo Intergubernamental de Expertos sobre el Cambio Climático (IPCC por sus siglas en inglés) indica que para cumplir con el objetivo del Acuerdo de París de limitar el aumento de la temperatura…
Jun 2021
Author(s): Jaramillo, Marcela; Saavedra, Valentina
El Grupo Intergubernamental de Expertos sobre el Cambio Climático (IPCC por sus siglas en inglés) indica que para cumplir con el objetivo del Acuerdo de París de limitar el aumento de la temperatura…
May 2021
Author(s): Frisari, Giovanni Leo; Messervy, Max
Despite the significant challenges in mobilizing investors resources towards sustainable infrasctrure investments in Latin America and the Carribbean, an investment opportunity in low carbon and…
May 2021
Author(s): Legena, Henry; McKenzie, Brittney; Goodridge, Aria; Pivott, Karyl; Austin, Joshua; Lynch, Kristen; Spencer, Shamika; Cox, Felicia; Holder, Nikolai; Murray, Renique; Prado, Veronica R.; Ravillard, Pauline
This paper presents an alternative to the current use of gasoline and diesel for transportation in Barbados. By relying on experimental evidence, it shows that biomethane emanating from the…
May 2021
Author(s): Salazar, Juan Carlos
As part of the Poznan Strategic Programme on Technology Transfer, which the Global Environmental Facility funded a regional project, implemented by the IDB. One of the components of this project was…
Apr 2021
Author(s): Almeida, Juliana; Yurivilca, Rossemary
Under the current IDBG Corporate Results Framework (CRF) 2020-2023 (https://crf.iadb.org/en), the IDB committed to reach 30% of the total amount approved (including all lending operations) of…
Apr 2021
Author(s): Muñoz Castillo, Raúl; Hearns, Glen; Trejo, Denea Larissa; Pabon Zamora, Luis
This discussion paper scopes out the IDBs initiative to engage in transboundary waters (TW) projects in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). The document is organized into four sections: brief…