Sep 22, 1999 The Inter-American Development Bank announced the approval of a $36 million loan to Colombia to initiate an educational reform process that will strengthen decentralized, autonomous management of schools, improve efficiency and social equity in the allocation of resources, and improve quality of educational services.
Sep 8, 1999 The Inter-American Development Bank today announced the approval of a $30 million soft loan to Honduras to protect and improve the delivery of social services during the period of reconstruction and recovery from Hurricane Mitch.
Jun 21, 1999 The IDB Forum in Okinawa will be held June 24-26 to provide an overview of the current economic and social situation in Latin America and the Caribbean and to host a workshop of international experts from Japan, Asia, and Latin America on education and development.
May 26, 1999 The Inter-American Development Bank announced the approval of a $105 million loan to Trinidad and Tobago to help reform and expand secondary education.
May 6, 1999 Leading social scientists, academics, researchers, and legal experts from eight Latin American nations will examine in close detail the process of social reform in their countries during a conference May 11-12 at the Washington, D.C., headquarters of the Inter-American Development Bank.
May 5, 1999 The Inter-American Development Bank announced the approval of its first loan to Nicaragua for educational reform, a total of $9.4 million on concessional terms that will emphasize the introduction of new technologies to improve the coverage and quality of the system.
Apr 29, 1999 Former Chilean President Patricio Aylwin urged 20 leaders representing all sectors of Honduran society to build a national consensus on fundamental issues as a way to achieve progress and help rebuild the country after the devastation of Hurricane Mitch.
Mar 13, 1999 Salvadorean Finance Minister Manuel Enrique Hinds and Inter-American Development Bank President Enrique V. Iglesias signed documents for two loans totaling $93.9 million that will support a program to expand and improve basic education in El Salvador through the use of modern technologies and a project to improve health care for the poor.
Mar 8, 1999 The Inter-American Development Bank announced the approval of two loans totaling $3.4 billion to Brazil to support social sector reform and social protection as well as to provide financing to small-and medium-sized enterprises.
Jan 21, 1999 Leading educators of the Western Hemisphere will address a conference on education reform to be held in San Salvador, El Salvador, Jan. 25-26. The forum is designed to promote a policy dialogue among countries of the Central American Isthmus and the Dominican Republic and serve as a catalyst for utilizing education as a tool for development.
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