Ecuador seeks to improve public sector management with IDB support

Friday, November 15, 2013 - 11:17
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has announced the approval of a $270 million loan to Ecuador to improve the ability of public agencies to provide quality services to citizens.  The country has made ​​significant progress in public administration in recent years, resulting in improved profiles for public employees and better financial management of public administration, among other achievements. 

IDB to provide up to MXN$84 million for housing for low-income public sector employees in Mexico

Thursday, August 8, 2013 - 03:00
Innovative loan program will allow FOMEPADE to help finance home improvements and new housing for state and municipal workers 

Mexico gets $15 million from IDB to support climate change mitigation

Thursday, November 15, 2012 - 03:00
Program will create conditions that enable a reduction of deforestation in forest landscapes for ejidos and communities Mexico will receive $15 million in financial and technical assistance to support climate change mitigation efforts. The program will create a dedicated financing line, accessible by communities and ejidos or their members, for identified low carbon projects in forest landscapes in five of the states with the highest levels of net forest loss: Oaxaca, Yucatán, Quintana Roo, Jalisco and Campeche.

Mexican migrant support program to improve with IDB support

Thursday, September 20, 2012 - 03:00
Loan of $21 million will step up investments of Mexican migrants in their home communities The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) approved a second loan for $21 million to strengthen the 3x1 Program for Migrants of the Government of Mexico, which aims to develop the communities that have sent Mexican migrants abroad by leveraging the investments they make through their community organizations.

Ecuador to promote financial inclusion for low income inhabitants of remote areas

Thursday, August 2, 2012 - 03:00
IDB loan for $10 million will benefit more than 200,000 new users of financial services Low-income Ecuadorians living in remote areas will have access to better financial services in a project supported by a $10 million Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) loan.

Ecuador to improve collection and use of criminological information with help from the IDB

Thursday, September 29, 2011 - 15:02
$10 million loan will finance data collection and analysis Ecuador will improve the quality of the collection and analysis of criminological information by its law enforcement agencies with a $10 million loan approved by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).

Ecuador will improve prefeasibility studies for public works with IDB support

Thursday, September 29, 2011 - 03:00
Loan for $40 million will help reduce the rate of project incompletion and delays The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) approved a $40 million loan to help the government of Ecuador conduct prefeasibility studies for public works.

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.

IDB, governments of Central America, SICA and the international community prepare citizen security strategy for the region

Monday, February 14, 2011 - 17:28
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and senior officials of the US Department of State, the international community and the Central American Integration System (SICA) discussed the progress of the Regional Security Strategy that countries are developing and coordination mechanisms for the fight against insecurity in Central America.

IDB launches second phase of public consultation to discuss strategy on Institutions for Growth and Social Welfare

Wednesday, January 26, 2011 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) announced the second phase of public consultations to discuss its draft strategy on Institutions for Growth and Social Welfare. As a key component of the Ninth General Capital Increase in the Resources of the IDB, the strategy will guide the Bank’s operational and analytical work to improve the institution’s impact on economic growth and social welfare.