IDB announces 25 young people chosen for Social Innovation for Development Program

Monday, October 21, 2013 - 14:00
Organized along with Verb Inc., Dell Social Innovation Challenge and Ashoka, the program aims to create a network of young social innovators working to development their communities

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.

7 innovative ideas to provide greater access to financial services in Latin America and the Caribbean

Friday, September 28, 2012 - 03:00
Technologies for Financial Inclusion Program announces 2012 finalists for its call for proposals The Technologies for Financial Inclusion Program has selected seven finalists among 98 nominees in its call for proposals 2012. The Program is sponsored by the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), and CAF, Development Bank of Latin America.

Latin American and Caribbean countries commit to standardize crime and violence statistics

Tuesday, August 21, 2012 - 03:00
An IDB-financed project will help the region improve and harmonize information on citizen security CALI, Colombia – Fifteen countries in Latin America and the Caribbean today confirmed their participation in a path breaking project to unify and share indicators on crime and violence at a citizen security conference held in this city. In addition, Bolivia, Guatemala and Panama expressed their intention to join the regional initiative.

IDB announces partner institutions for the 2012 Cultural Development Program

Wednesday, August 8, 2012 - 03:00
Partner institutions include artistic and cultural institutions and organizations of the Civil Society The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has selected 50 partner institutions to receive financing and technical assistance for cultural development projects in 26 countries. These projects will receive grants under the Cultural Development Program, designed to support artistic and creative endeavors.

Governments of Uruguay and Korea, IDB, Celeste Foundation to work on prevention of youth violence through sports

Monday, March 19, 2012 - 03:00
Montevideo, Uruguay- The Governments of Uruguay and Korea, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), and the Celeste Foundation signed today a letter of intent to work together on programs that seek to prevent youth violence through sports.

IDB and Global Development Network to provide grant for collaborative research on the Latin American and Caribbean region and Asia

Thursday, March 15, 2012 - 03:00
Research grant supports comparative regional studies on macroeconomic volatility and urbanization The deadline for submission of proposal is April 16, 2012 The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Global Development Network (GDN) have launched call for proposals for collaborative research grants on two themes of global development challenges.

IDB launches second season of Crónicas de Cambio

Wednesday, March 14, 2012 - 03:00
Participate in Twitter using #IDBmtg Season premiere features reports on other IDB Annual Meeting themes; includes an exclusive interview with Julio Bocca The Audiovisual Communications Unit of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDBtv) today launched the second season of Crónicas de Cambio, a television series that features development impact stories with a human angle.

IDB Cultural Center presents exhibit “Contemporary Uruguyan Artists”

Wednesday, February 22, 2012 - 14:40
Showing of works by 13 artists coincides with upcoming IDB annual meeting in Montevideo

IDB extends deadline for submission of proposals for Cultural Development Program

Tuesday, February 7, 2012 - 03:00
IDB Offices in Latin America and the Caribbean will receive applications for financing until February 24, 2012 The Cultural Center of the Inter American Development Bank (IDB) has extended the deadline for submission of small-scale cultural projects aimed at civil society institutions and organizations.