Call for proposals to improve SME's access to finance and competitiveness in Latin America and the Caribbean

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank, in collaboration with the Spanish General Trust Fund, announces a new call for proposals to improve financial and private sector development policies in Latin America and the Caribbean.

IDB announces partner institutions for the 2010 Cultural Development Program

Tuesday, August 10, 2010 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has selected 28 partner institutions to finance and provide technical assistance to small-scale cultural development projects in 21 countries. Under the Bank’s Cultural Development Program, these projects will receive grants of US$3,000 and US$7,000. The Cultural Development Program, managed by the IDB Cultural Center, aims to promote cultural development in Latin America and the Caribbean by financing projects and working hand-in-hand as project partner.

President Moreno visits Chile, reassures support for reconstruction plans in earthquake-affected areas

Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 03:00
SANTIAGO DE CHILE – Luis Alberto Moreno, president of the Inter-American Development Bank, visited Chile’s Maule region during a trip organized to review progress in the government’s response to the February 27 earthquake and tsunami, and to reiterate the IDB’s commitment to supporting the reconstruction effort.

IDB’s MIF to hold Microenterprise Forum in Uruguay

Friday, May 28, 2010 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank’s Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF) will hold the 13th Inter-American Microenterprise Forum (Foromic 2010) October6-8 in Montevideo, Uruguay. Every year Foromic draws more than 1,000 delegates from financial institutions, consulting firms, government agencies and international organizations interested in microenterprise. Registration for the event will open on June 1.

IDB announces five projects for its Mobile Citizen initiative

Thursday, May 27, 2010 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) announced the selection of five projects for its Mobile Citizen initiative. The program aims to accelerate the development and implementation of mobile services to help confront social and economic problems in Latin America and the Caribbean.

MIF + IDB + CAF Call for Proposals Program in “Technologies for Financial Inclusion”

Monday, May 10, 2010 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF) and the Andean Development Corporation (CAF) have announced a call for project ideas that would improve the low-income population’s access to financial services by applying innovative technological solutions in Latin America and the Caribbean.

IDB fund to hold conference in Mexico on future of remittances

Wednesday, May 5, 2010 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank’s Multilateral Investment Fund will hold May 6-7 in Mexico the conference RemesAmericas – Remittances for the Future, which will bring together government officials, financial executives and delegates from international organizations involved in migration issues.