IDB launches 2018 Call for Proposals to receive financing for regional projects in Latin America and the Caribbean

February 15, 2018
THE DEADLINE FOR ACCEPTING PROPOSALS FOR REGIONAL PUBLIC GOODS IS APRIL 16, 2018 The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) launched the 2018 call for proposals for the Regional Public Goods (RPG) Initiative in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), which supports projects involving three or more countries.

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

March 28, 2017
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.

The IDB selects 14 startups to participate in Demand Solutions Argentina

September 07, 2016
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.

Haiti Hope: A Lesson in Partnership

February 26, 2016
We are pleased to invite you to celebrate and reflect upon the Haiti Hope Project. The Haiti Hope Project, a five-year public-private partnership launched in 2010 among businesses, multilateral development institutions, the U.S. Government and nonprofits, was designed to create sustainable economic opportunities for Haitian mango farmers and their families and contribute to the long-term development and revitalization of the country’s agricultural sector.

Inter-American Development Bank to hold Annual Meeting in Nassau, The Bahamas

February 11, 2016
Online media registration is now available for April 7–10 gathering of Latin American and Caribbean leaders Spotlight on economic challenges, private sector opportunities, urban development, global economic challenges, disaster management The Inter-American Development Bank Group will hold its Annual Meeti

IDB announces DC launch of book on public policy and early years

November 12, 2015
Join IDB President, Luis Alberto Moreno, at the Washington DC launch of the IDB’s flagship publication, The Early Years: Child Well-Being and the Role of Public Policy. The book editors and IDB specialists on early childhood development, Norbert Schady and Samuel Berlinski, will also participate. Based on the latest research, the book makes a strong case for aggressive public interventions to improve child outcomes as a way to combat widespread inequality in Latin America and the Caribbean, and beyond.

Registration opens for event seeking innovative solutions to development challenges in Latin America and the Caribbean

October 06, 2015
Registration is open for people who want to participate in Demand Solutions: Ideas for Improving Lives, an innovative, day-long forum that will examine innovative solutions from around the world for development challenges in Latin America and the Caribbean.

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

September 25, 2015
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.

FC Barcelona, Carlos Vives and the IDB Together to Harness the Power of Culture and Sports for Development

July 22, 2015
FC Barcelona players, renowned music artist Carlos Vives, CNN en español senior correspondent Patricia Janiot, and other personalities of the world of culture and sports will share the stage with IDB President Luis Alberto Moreno on July 27th at IDB headquarters in Washington, D.C. The event will showcase life stories, successful projects, and innovative partnerships where culture and sports have played a key role in fostering development of children and youth in Latin America and the Caribbean. This event will be open only to invited guests and accredited press.

International experts to discuss potential future scenarios for water, energy, agriculture, and mining in Latin America

June 30, 2015
LAC 2025: The water-energy-food-mining nexus will be held on Monday, July 6th at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Headquarters in Washington D.C. This event will include several sector-based scenarios, which could affect four strategic sectors for Latin America and Caribbean economies in the next 10 years.