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CAN

Country Department Andean Group

WHAT WE DO

Tomas Bermudez

Manager, Andean Country Group

The Country Department Andean Group (CAN) is responsible for the promotion and development of Bank country strategies and programming in Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Venezuela.

The department supports the process, negotiation, and administration of regional and country-specific projects and programs; leading and maintaining the relations of the IDB with member countries; supporting the implementation of country-specific operations; promoting and coordinating the use of the funds administered by the Bank or under parallel financing agreements, and monitoring the operation-related procurement activities of Bank borrowers and beneficiaries.

The management team is composed of the manager, the regional economic advisor and the country representatives. CAN is divided in five country offices in Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela.