IDB supports Peru in program for business innovation and technological development

Monday, January 23, 2012 - 03:00
$35 million IDB loan will help companies promote research and development to spur innovation The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) will support Peru in a $100 million program to boost scientific research, technological development and innovation for hundreds of firms, especially in the hi-tech industry.

IDB supports improved e-government services in Uruguay

Friday, October 14, 2011 - 03:00
Program will benefit 15,000 families seeking housing and 12,000 potential exporters and importers; more on-line procedures and better public security

IDB and OAS join efforts to increase access to justice in Latin America

Monday, September 12, 2011 - 03:00
Investment in new technologies to modernize information systems of law schools that offer free legal assistance The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the Executive Secretariat for Integral Development of the Organization of American States (OAS) implemented a pilot project to improve access to legal services provided by universities in Uruguay, El Salvador and Guatemala to vulnerable groups.

IDB and Microsoft to triple funding for a youth training program for Latin America and the Caribbean

Thursday, March 24, 2011 - 03:00
Calgary, CANADA – The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Microsoft Corporation will provide $2.8 million to finance job training programs for as many as 6,000 youth across Latin America and the Caribbean, expanding and deepening a partnership that began four years ago.

IDB releases its 2010 Development Effectiveness Report

Wednesday, March 23, 2011 - 03:00
Report evaluates Bank’s efforts in measuring its development impact in Latin America and the Caribbean The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has made strides to boost transparency, accountability and enhance the development impact of its investments in Latin America and the Caribbean, according to the new edition of the IDB’s 2010 Development Effectiveness Overview.