Multilateral Development Banks to meet in Washington, D.C. April 22 for the Global Infrastructure Forum 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 03:00
Harnessing public and private resources to deliver inclusive, sustainable infrastructure worldwide Increasing access to, and enhancing the quality of, basic infrastructure services remains a critical challenge, especially in developing countries.

Inter-American Development Bank launches call for proposals for Improving Lives Grant in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 03:00
The deadline for proposals is April 27 The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) launched a call for proposals in an effort to identify 10 of the most inspiring and creative initiatives that address the challenges of the Latin American and Caribbean communities located in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. The Improving Lives grant competition, organized by the IDB’s program of community relations, offers 10 grants of up to US$25,000.00 each to non-profit organizations that are implementing these initiatives.

A conversation on the social situation in Latin America

Friday, October 14, 2016 - 03:00
Breakfast invitation for the media to launch the publication Social Pulse 2016: Realities and Perspectives The Inter-American Development Bank invites the press to a media breakfast where the first report on Latin America and the Caribbean’s living conditions will be presented.

Registration opens for major event on innovation in Latin America and the Caribbean

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 03:00
Demand Solutions: Ideas for Improving Lives to be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Nov. 15-16 Registration is open for Demand Solutions: Ideas for Improving Lives, the biggest regional forum on innovation in Latin America and the Caribbean, which will be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, November 15-16, 2016. Organized by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Demand Solutions will bring together some of the world’s most creative minds in the fields of health, water and sanitation, and female entrepreneurship in STEMs.

The IDB selects 14 startups to participate in Demand Solutions Argentina

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 03:00
Fourteen startups in health, water, sanitation and hygiene were selected from a pool of over 100 applicants from 16 countries to participate in Demand Solutions, an event organized by the Inter-American Development Bank that highlights entrepreneurship and innovation in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Conversation about child care centers in Latin America: are they effective?

Monday, June 13, 2016 - 03:00
Breakfast invitation to the media for the presentation of the publication: How is child care quality measured? The Inter-American Development Bank invites the press to a media breakfast to report on the situation of child development in Latin America, where the publication on How is child care quality measured? will be presented. During the event, statistics on coverage and quality of childcare centers in different Latin-American countries will be offered and six critical to define the quality of a kindergarten for children aged 0 to 3 years will be analyzed.

DC Premier of The Beginning of Life

Monday, May 23, 2016 - 03:00
Movie projection and panel discussion At the Inter-American Development Bank Headquarters, an Expert Panel explores the impact of a child’s early environment on their cognitive, social and emotional development at the DC Premiere of The Beginning of Life. Advancements in neuroscience uncover the crucial role that the early years of children’s lives play in determining their future successes.

Early Childhood Development Program with a 20-year record of success in Jamaica to be Presented at the IDB Sept. 29

Friday, September 25, 2015 - 03:00
Home visits and parental participation are key to Reach Up and Learn, whose materials are being made available worldwide Reach Up and Learn, an early childhood development program implemented over the past 20 years in Jamaica that has had a significant impact on education and workplace outcomes, will be presented at an event at the Inter-American Development Bank I (IDB) on Sept. 29.

IDB President Luis Alberto Moreno and PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi to Unveil Groundbreaking Nutrition Project

Monday, October 6, 2014 - 03:00
On eve of World Food Day, IDB-PepsiCo Foundation will Launch Program in Four Countries Inter-American Development Bank President Luis Alberto Moreno and PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi will host a media breakfast on Wednesday, October 15th in Washington, D.C. to announce a major partnership on a ground-breaking nutrition project in four countries: Colombia, Guatemala, Mexico, and Peru.

Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 03:00
The exhibition includes photographs of 30 families in 24 countries, to understand humankind’s oldest social activity: eating "Hungry Planet", a photographic exhibition by the photojournalits Peter Menzel and the writer Faith D'Aluisio, presented by the Infrastructure and Environment Sector of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is a visual walk-through portraying eating habits of different families around the world.