Jan 2022
Author(s): Cárdenas, Helena
This document presents a review of the literature on three pressing policy issues that currently are of relevance to regulators and utility companies in the water and sanitation sector: i) subsidy…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Bailey, Jed; Carvajal, Paola; García Fernández, Javier; Gischler, Christiaan; Henriquez, Carlos; Minoja, Livia
The Caribbean islands are among the 25 most-vulnerable nations in terms of disasters per-capita or land area, and climate change is only expected to intensify these vulnerabilities. The loss caused…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Bailey, Jed; Carvajal, Paola; García Fernández, Javier; Gischler, Christiaan; Henriquez, Carlos; Minoja, Livia
The Caribbean islands are among the 25 most-vulnerable nations in terms of disasters per-capita or land area, and climate change is only expected to intensify these vulnerabilities. The loss caused…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Ubertini, Christian
In the aftermath of the 2010 Haiti's earthquake, the Government of Haiti faced massive reconstruction needs in all sectors. As part of the response of the Government of Haiti to the massive…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Brichetti, Juan Pablo; Mastronardi, Leonardo; Rivas, María Eugenia; Serebrisky, Tomás; Solís, Ben
Link to the interactive version: https://interactive-publications.iadb.org/La-brecha-de-infraestructura-en-America-Latina-y-el-Caribe

The purpose of this study is to estimate the…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Brichetti, Juan Pablo; Mastronardi, Leonardo; Rivas, María Eugenia; Serebrisky, Tomás; Solís, Ben
Link a la versión interactiva: https://interactive-publications.iadb.org/La-brecha-de-infraestructura-en-America-Latina-y-el-Caribe

Este estudio tiene como objetivo estimar las…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Balza, Lenin; Díaz, Lina M.; Gómez Parra, Nicolás; Manzano, Osmel
The Latin America and the Caribbean region has benefited significantly from economic growth driven by the extractive sector. At the same time, the region has experienced high levels of conflicts…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Bailey, Jed; Carvajal, Paola; García Fernández, Javier; Gischler, Christiaan; Henriquez, Carlos; Minoja, Livia
The Caribbean islands are among the 25 most-vulnerable nations in terms of disasters per-capita or land area, and climate change is only expected to intensify these vulnerabilities. The loss caused…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Gómez-Lobo, Andrés; Gutiérrez, Mauro; Huamaní, Sandro; Serebrisky, Tomás; Solís, Ben
Alrededor del 92% de la población en Lima Metropolitana y el Callao (Perú) se encontraba conectada, en 2015, a la red de Sedapal, empresa pública a cargo de la prestación de los servicios de agua y…
Sep 2021
Author(s): Walter, Martin; De Piérola, José Carlos; Cooper, Claudia; Zegarra, Darío; Diez Canseco, Carlos; Gobitz, Víctor; Laguna, Rudy; Liendo, César
La pandemia por el Coronavirus ha mostrado los retos de la articulación entre el Estado y los sectores económicos, productivos y sociales en el Perú, además de la poca confianza entre el sector…
Aug 2021
Author(s): Sandoval, Diana
Gaps in accessibility to public services depends on cultural, economic, social, and geographical contexts, among others, as well as the type of disability that a person may have. Depending on these…
Aug 2021
Author(s): Sandoval, Diana
La falta de accesibilidad en servicios públicos depende de contextos culturales, económicos, sociales y geográficos, entre otros, así como del tipo de discapacidad que una persona pueda tener.…
Aug 2021
Author(s): Tello Espinoza, Pilar; Henriquez, Carlos; Astorga, Ignacio; Rihm, Alfredo
Los establecimientos de salud son grandes generadores de residuos comunes, biológicos y peligrosos, y su gestión representa un reto para los países de América Latina y el Caribe (ALC).
Cuando…
Aug 2021
Author(s): Tello Espinoza, Pilar; Henriquez, Carlos; Astorga, Ignacio; Rihm, Alfredo
The main objective of this publication is to enable access to concepts and regulations to carry out an adequate management of the waste generated in health facilities in the region, by defining a…
Jul 2021
Author(s): Martínez-Restrepo, Susana; Cortés Sánchez, Pablo; Tafur Marín, Lina; Álvarez, Claudia
En los últimos años, la sociedad ha tomado consciencia de la desigualdad de género en la que vivimos en LAC. Se han implementado distintas políticas para cerrar las brechas. Sin embargo, la pandemia…
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): Balza, Lenin; De Los Rios, Camilo; Jimenez Mori, Raul Alberto; Manzano, Osmel
This paper explores the impacts of oil exploitation on human capital accumulation at the local level in Colombia, a resource-rich developing country. We provide evidence based on detailed spatial and…
Jun 2021
Author(s): Herrera Dappe, Matías; Serebrisky, Tomás; Suárez-Alemán, Ancor
Do differences in port performance explain differences in maritime transport costs? How much would improvements in port performance reduce maritime transport costs in developing countries? To answer…
Jun 2021
Author(s): Zárate, Rubén; Rópolo, Laura; Zalazar, Alberto; Mange, Gabriel; Magariños, Paula; García, Analía M.; Lacase, Santiago
Este Plan Estratégico Urbano y Territorial para el Desarrollo de Perito Moreno (PDPM), provincia de Santa Cruz, Argentina, es el resultado de un esfuerzo conjunto realizado entre marzo de 2019 y…
May 2021
Author(s): Aristizábal Hernández, Gustavo; Puerta, Catalina; Cárdenas Estupiñán, Mauricio A.; Penagos, Melissa; Sucre, Carlos G.
Esta publicación es un análisis del Programa de Encadenamiento Productivo (PEP) de Buriticá, un proyecto de desarrollo socioeconómico de la zona de influencia del proyecto minero de Buriticá en el…