Haiti Hope: A Lesson in Partnership

Friday, February 26, 2016 - 11:29
We are pleased to invite you to celebrate and reflect upon the Haiti Hope Project. The Haiti Hope Project, a five-year public-private partnership launched in 2010 among businesses, multilateral development institutions, the U.S. Government and nonprofits, was designed to create sustainable economic opportunities for Haitian mango farmers and their families and contribute to the long-term development and revitalization of the country’s agricultural sector.

Inter-American Development Bank to hold Annual Meeting in Nassau, The Bahamas

Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 03:00
Online media registration is now available for April 7–10 gathering of Latin American and Caribbean leaders Spotlight on economic challenges, private sector opportunities, urban development, global economic challenges, disaster management The Inter-American Development Bank Group will hold its Annual Meeti

International experts to discuss potential future scenarios for water, energy, agriculture, and mining in Latin America

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 03:00
LAC 2025: The water-energy-food-mining nexus will be held on Monday, July 6th at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Headquarters in Washington D.C. This event will include several sector-based scenarios, which could affect four strategic sectors for Latin America and Caribbean economies in the next 10 years.

Agribusiness Leaders Meet to Advance Global Food Security

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 03:00
Participants partner to build AgroLAC 2025 funding platform to boost sustainable agricultural development in Latin America and the Caribbean

How Latin America Can Feed the World

Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the Global Harvest Initiative (GHI), and experts in Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) agriculture would like to invite you to be a part of the conversation about how the Latin American Region can help feed the world. Representatives from the private sector, multi-lateral institutions, non-profit groups, and conservation organizations will discuss what needs to happen to ensure that LAC can sustainably serve as a Global Breadbasket. There will be two events, one in the morning and one in the afternoon:

Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 03:00
The exhibition includes photographs of 30 families in 24 countries, to understand humankind’s oldest social activity: eating "Hungry Planet", a photographic exhibition by the photojournalits Peter Menzel and the writer Faith D'Aluisio, presented by the Infrastructure and Environment Sector of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is a visual walk-through portraying eating habits of different families around the world.

FONTAGRO/IDB and CAAS to collaborate on improving agricultural science and technology

Tuesday, June 11, 2013 - 03:00
BEIJING, China – The Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS) and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), on behalf of the Regional Fund for Agricultural Technology Cooperative Program (FONTAGRO), signed a memorandum of understanding to promote cooperation between China and Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) and improve agricultural science and technology. 

IDB to help Haiti recover from Hurricane Sandy

Monday, November 12, 2012 - 18:24
Support for repairing damaged infrastructure, reactivating agriculture The Inter-American Development will provide Haiti’s government financial aid to start recovering from damage caused by the deadly rains and floods triggered by Hurricane Sandy. Haitian authorities met with IDB officials last week in Port-au-Prince and agreed to focus the assistance on rebuilding transport infrastructure, revitalizing agriculture and reinforcing river banks to mitigate flooding.

MIF and MEDA announce winners of agricultural technology grant program Techno-Links

Monday, October 22, 2012 - 03:00
The Multilateral Investment Fund (FOMIN, in its Spanish acronym) and Mennonite Economic Development Associates (MEDA) announce the winners of the second Call for Proposals of the agricultural technology grant program Techno-links in Peru and Nicaragua.

IDB holds seminar on Risk Management in Agricultural Finance in Latin America and the Caribbean

Thursday, September 20, 2012 - 03:00
Experts meet at the IDB’s headquarters to emphasize market-based approaches that address pervasive price and output risks in agriculture. The event will be webcast.