IDB finances program to reduce maternal and infant mortality and cervical-uterine cancer in Bolivia

Thursday, February 20, 2014 - 03:00
The municipal health system in the city of El Alto and surrounding rural areas will offer improved services with better response capability  The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a $43 million loan for Bolivia to improve the public health system in the city of El Alto and surrounding rural areas. 

Bolivia to improve drinking water, sewage systems for 145,000 people with lDB loan

Thursday, December 5, 2013 - 03:00
Loan of $60 million will help increase and improve access to these essential services  Bolivia will improve and broaden access to drinking water and sewage systems through a $60 million loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). 

Bolivia to boost income of rural families with support from the IDB

Monday, November 11, 2013 - 03:00
Bolivia will boost income of rural households by improving the use of water resources in agriculture with $57 million financing from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). The investment is expected to benefit as many as 7,000 families growing crops in arid or semi-arid regions.

Bolivia will improve traffic conditions with IDB support

Monday, September 16, 2013 - 03:00
Improvements on highway linking La Paz and El Alto will spur regional economic development with a $35 million loan  The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) approved financing for $35 million to Bolivia for improvements on the highway linking the cities of La Paz and El Alto that will reduce travel time, costs, and accidents. 

Bolivia will improve effectiveness of public spending with IDB support

Monday, September 9, 2013 - 03:00
Loan for $106 million to consolidate mechanisms for effective, efficient, and transparent public expenditure based on results

Bolivia to upgrade two regional airports

Thursday, June 27, 2013 - 03:00
IDB approves $73.5 million in loans to expand and modernize the airports of Trinidad and Cobija Bolivia will receive a $73.5 million loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to upgrade the infrastructure and equipment at two regional airports, Trinidad in the Beni department and Cobija in the Pando department, enabling them to offer international service.

IDB awards prizes to social innovation projects for inclusion of persons with disabilities

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 19:54
Proposals from Chile, Colombia and Ecuador selected through crowdsourcing and expert evaluations The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) today announced the winners of three competitions organized by its Innovation Lab (I-LAB) for social innovation projects designed to promote the economic inclusion of persons with disabilities in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Bolivia will improve urban restructuring in La Ceja with IDB loan

Thursday, February 14, 2013 - 03:00
A $47 million loan will focus on supporting the Autonomous Municipal Government of El Alto in developing its urban infrastructure, citizen services and planning capabilities.

IDB loan to improve municipal solid waste management in Bolivia

Monday, December 10, 2012 - 03:00
Program will benefit 190,000 households with collection, transportation, recycling and disposal services  Bolivia will improve municipal solid waste management services including sweeping, collection, transportation, and disposal, with a $20 million loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). 

IDB loan will support the Productive Community Secondary Education model in Bolivia

Friday, November 9, 2012 - 03:00
Program in humanities and technical studies to be financed with a $40 million IDB loan The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a loan for $40 million to finance the 2010 “Avelino Siñani-Elizardo Pérez” Education Law in Bolivia, which requires that secondary education be obligatory and that it follow a humanistic and technical model, among other things.