Call for Proposals: 2013 IDEAS Energy Innovation Contest

Tuesday, June 25, 2013 - 03:00
New edition of IDEAS contest seeks proposals to promote innovative energy solutionsin Latin America and the Caribbean Proposals must be submitted by August 15, 2013 via the www.iadb.org/ideas website The 2013 IDEAS Energy Innovation Contest has launched a new call for proposals for improving energy efficiency and expanding access to renewable energy in Latin America and the Caribbean.

NFL Players, Mandelas to Promote Road Safety

Friday, May 3, 2013 - 08:47
Events to be held in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, and Washington, DC  On Thursday, May 9th, National Football League stars will ditch their shoulder pads to don soccer cleats for a match in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, in an international road safety campaign designed to curb traffic deaths among young people. 

IDB earns environmental certifications for energy efficiency and sustainability

Tuesday, August 21, 2012 - 03:00
Bank’s Headquarters and its Costa Rica country office are among only 1,800 buildings worldwide that have received the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design - Existing Buildings certification

Latin American Carbon Forum calls for action in Cancun

Tuesday, November 2, 2010 - 03:00
Over 500 delegates at the Fifth Latin American Carbon Forum reviewed activities to finance the reduction of greenhouse gases and expressed concern over barriers to carbon mitigation projects and the lack of progress in climate change negotiations.

U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and energy ministers from Latin America and the Caribbean to meet at IDB

Tuesday, April 13, 2010 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) will host a meeting of energy ministers from across the Hemisphere under the framework of the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas on Thursday, April 15, at its headquarters in Washington, D.C.