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.

Rio de Janeiro gets $150 million IDB loan to improve living conditions in Favelas

Thursday, December 9, 2010 - 03:00
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil’s second biggest city, will get a $150 million loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to improve living conditions in low-income neighborhoods, known as favelas.

Passo Fundo in Brazil gets $9.8 million IDB loan under the Procidades program

Friday, May 7, 2010 - 03:00
Passo Fundo, a city in the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul, will get a $9.8 million loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to improve the transportation system and the urban conditions in the city’s outskirts, as well as promoting local economic activities.