Fostering sustainable tourism across Latin America and the Caribbean
The IDB is a strategic partner of Latin America and the Caribbean for the development of sustainable tourism through financial and technical support. The Bank supports projects that help improve the quality of life of the poor while ensuring the preservation of the environment and the social and cultural values of the communities. Our projects help our member countries offer more competitive tourism products in international markets.
By the numbers
International tourism receipts in Latin America and the Caribbean have jumped over 50 percent in the past decade. More>>
News and Views
Successful IDB tourism projects in Latin America and the Caribbean: Prodetur in Brazil; Chiloé and Palena in Chile; and Maya Biosphere Reserve.
Aug 18, 2011.
- Chiloé, Tradition Restored (4:03)
- How Cancun Was Born (2:21)
- The Tequila Trail (3:45)
- Safe by the Coast (4:09)
- Protecting the Reserve (3:13)