IDB Announces Settlement with Tractebel Engineering S.A. Regarding Prohibited Practices

November 29, 2021
The IDB has announced the debarment of Belgian-based entity Tractebel Engineering S.A.
2021-11-29

IDB approves $150 million loan to promote gender equality in Panama

November 25, 2021
The approval is the second in a series of two operations under the Programmatic Policy Reform Support Loan.
2021-11-25

Caribbean Development Bank to Enhance the Climate Resilience of Caribbean with IDB support

November 24, 2021
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a $50 million Global Credit Loan (GCL) to the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) for a program to enhance the resilience of its eligible Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) member countries to disasters and climate change.
2021-11-24

Uruguay will promote a life free of gender-based violence with IDB support

November 23, 2021
A loan of $4.1 million and non-reimbursable financing of $1 million seek to contribute to the achievement of gender equality, benefiting more than 40,000 women, youth, boys, and girls in the country. The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) approved a loan of $4.1 million and non-reimbursable financing of $1 million to promote a life free of gender-based violence and the achievement of gender equality in Uruguay. This operation is the IDB's first investment loan focused exclusively on fighting gender-based violence (GBV).
2021-11-23

Brazil’s State of Sergipe to Strengthen Fiscal Management with $27.9 Million IDB Loan

November 22, 2021
The Brazilian state of Sergipe will strengthen its fiscal management to improve fiscal sustainability with a $27.9 million loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). The project will finance measures to modernize fiscal and public spending management as well as improve tax administration.
2021-11-22

IDB Approves Loan to Support Education in Paraná, Brazil

November 18, 2021
The $ 90.56 million loan seeks to increase the rate of students completing high school. 
2021-11-18

IDB Visits Spain to Encourage Investment in Latin America and the Caribbean

November 16, 2021
Spain will host the IDB's non-regional members meeting in February 2022. MADRID - IDB President Mauricio Claver-Carone and members of his executive team concluded a successful visit to Madrid to encourage greater investment in Latin America and the Caribbean to boost the region’s post-pandemic recovery. The mission’s main objective was to strengthen international trade and attract financing and businesses that will accelerate the region's digital transformation and contribute to its sustainable and inclusive growth.
2021-11-16

Ecuador to Foster Economic Recovery with Support from $500 Million IDB Loan

November 17, 2021
Ecuador will promote economic recovery, macroeconomic stability, and social protection with assistance from a $500 million loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).
2021-11-17

Guatemala to Tackle Natural Disasters, Health Emergencies with IDB Support

November 17, 2021
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a $400 million contingency loan financing a program to mitigate the impact of natural disasters and health emergencies on Guatemala’s public finances.
2021-11-17

Colombia to Foster Sustainable, Resilient Growth with IDB Support

November 17, 2021
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved an $800 policy-based loan to support sustainable and resilient growth in Colombia. Of this total, $100 million will proceed from the Korea Infrastructure Fund (KIF), and another $100 million from the risk-transfer mechanism established between the IDB and the Government of Sweden through the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (ASDI).
2021-11-17