Seminar: Key challenges and solutions facing governments in Latin America and the Caribbean in 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 03:00
Learn about the key findings about the study Government at a Glance: Latin America and the Caribbean 2017, conducted by IDB and OECD The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the Organization from Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) invite you to a discussion with top economists and experts to discuss the state of the public administration in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Sub-national Governments of Brazil, Colombia, and Mexico Win the Gobernarte Contest with Gender-Sensitive Initiatives

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 03:00
Gender-sensitive initiatives advanced by the governments of Minas Gerais, Espírito Santo, Mexico City, and Medellín earned the Gobernarte 2016 - Eduardo Campos Award presented by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).

UPDATE - IDB holds discussion week on crime and violence in Latin America

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 - 03:00
(Postpones presentation by William Bratton) The Inter-American Development Bank is holding a Citizen Security Discussion Week on Crime and Violence in Latin America and the Caribbean on Nov. 16-18, at its headquarters in Washington DC. Events will focus on criminal justice, and violence against women. They will help bring a deeper understanding of how to bring better violence prevention to a region marked by the highest crime rates in the world. They are open to the public and to the media.

IDB launches contest for best anti-corruption cartoons

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is calling on artists to present cartoons to mark the International Anti-Corruption Day on Dec. 9, using humor and satire to promote a deeper awareness and understanding of a phenomenon that harms development. The contest, “For a region with greater integrity and transparency: the image of the fight against corruption,” is open to artists from Latin America and the Caribbean countries. A Jury will select one cartoon as the winner from ten finalists. They will also select two honorable mentions.

Registration opens for event seeking innovative solutions to development challenges in Latin America and the Caribbean

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 03:00
Registration is open for people who want to participate in Demand Solutions: Ideas for Improving Lives, an innovative, day-long forum that will examine innovative solutions from around the world for development challenges in Latin America and the Caribbean.

IDB launches the 3rd edition of Gobernarte to reward innovation in municipal governments

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 - 03:00
Municipal governments will be eligible to apply to the two categories of the Gobernarte contest The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) launches the third edition of the Award “Gobernarte: The Art of Good Government,” which this year will be named after Eduardo Campos, the late governor of Pernambuco, in recognition of his significant contribution to the innovation of public administration in Brazil and in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Sixth Latin American Treasury Forum Seminar discusses recent developments in Government Treasury Management

Friday, August 28, 2015 - 03:00
The Dominican Republic Ministry of Finance, Latin American Treasury Forum (FOTEGAL), International Monetary Fund (IMF), Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), and World Bank (WB) jointly organized the sixth annual seminar that took place in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, during August 26-28, 2015. 

The tragedy of domestic violence in Latin America

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) invites you to a conversation with three top experts on preventing domestic violence and abuse in Latin America and the Caribbean, on Tuesday, November 18 at 3:00 p.m. at the IDB headquarters in Washington, DC.

Presidents of Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador present the “Plan of the Alliance for Prosperity in the Northern Triangle” at the IDB

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 03:00
**IMPORTANT NOTICE TO THE MEDIA: PLEASE NOTE DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION** U.S. Vice President Joe Biden also to speak at 10 a.m. at Nov. 14 seminar “Investing in Central America: Opening up Opportunities for Growth,” in Washington, D.C.

The IDB Opens Registration for Demand Solutions Event

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 03:00
“Demand Solutions – Ideas for Improving Quality of Life” will harness some of the world’s most creative minds to share innovative solutions addressing development issues. The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) opens registration for Demand Solutions, a one-day event on December 2nd at the IDB’s headquarters in Washington, D.C. The event kicks off at 9:00 a.m., and will feature speaker presentations and networking opportunities with innovators who are addressing pressing development challenges around the world.