Labor and Pensions
Through its Labor Markets and Social Security Unit, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) promotes more and better jobs in Latin America and the Caribbean. The IDB strives to advance the goals of poverty reduction, equality of opportunities, and higher productivity through employment services and better training, improved design and reach of social insurance, and better labor market analysis and information. In order to achieve these goals, the IDB currently focuses on analytical work and projects in the following four main areas: Intermediation, Labor Training, Social Security and Labor Migration.
Areas of Action
With a US$137 million investment and presence in 10 countries, NEO addresses the youth talent gap
Apr 25, 2017.
Latin America and Caribbean register middle class growth. Child poverty and inequality problems persist
The middle class now numbers 186 million people, but high levels of inequality prevail and children have fared worst.
Oct 24, 2016.
The Inter-American Development Bank issued a $50 million 3-year fixed-rate note under its EYE Bond program.
Sep 23, 2016.
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