A conversation on the social situation in Latin America

Friday, October 14, 2016 - 03:00
Breakfast invitation for the media to launch the publication Social Pulse 2016: Realities and Perspectives The Inter-American Development Bank invites the press to a media breakfast where the first report on Latin America and the Caribbean’s living conditions will be presented.

Conversation about child care centers in Latin America: are they effective?

Monday, June 13, 2016 - 03:00
Breakfast invitation to the media for the presentation of the publication: How is child care quality measured? The Inter-American Development Bank invites the press to a media breakfast to report on the situation of child development in Latin America, where the publication on How is child care quality measured? will be presented. During the event, statistics on coverage and quality of childcare centers in different Latin-American countries will be offered and six critical to define the quality of a kindergarten for children aged 0 to 3 years will be analyzed.

Gender Equality – An Issue for Women and Men Alike

Tuesday, March 8, 2016 - 07:36
International Women’s Day is a fitting time to reflect upon all the progress that Latin America and the Caribbean has made on gender equality and how much more the region needs to do in order to achieve true parity between men and women.  Gender equality in an issue that concerns everybody due to its potential to build more prosperous economies and fairer societies. The region is already feeling the impact of growing women’s participation in the labor market, which has helped to dramatically reduce poverty over the past decade. 

Danper S.A.C. obtains international gender equality certification with IDB support

Friday, December 11, 2015 - 03:00
EDGE certification guides private sector companies on improving gender equality Danper, a leading agribusiness company based in Trujillo, Peru, and a client of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), has obtained a gender certification from EDGE Strategy (Economic Dividends for Gender Equality), a leading global certification standard in gender equality.

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.

Statement by MDB/IMF Heads on the occasion of the 20th Anniversary of the Fourth World Conference on Women

Sunday, March 8, 2015 - 04:00
This year marks the twentieth anniversary of the Fourth World Conference on Women, held in Beijing in September, 1995. At that Conference, the U.N. member states unanimously endorsed a platform for Action to promote gender equality and empower women.

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.

IDB’s 2014 Annual Meeting to Focus on Private Sector’s Role in Development

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 - 03:00
Online media registration is open for the March 27–30 meeting in Bahia, Brazil Seminars on the private sector’s role in health and education, impact investing, SMEs, women entrepreneurship, sustainable energy and urban infrastructure  The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) will hold its 2014 Annual Meeting in Bahía, Brazil, March 27-30, bringing top economic and business leaders to discuss how the private sector can help boost economic and

Inter-American Development Bank to hold Annual Meeting in Bahia, Brazil

Monday, February 3, 2014 - 03:00
Online media registration is now available for March 27–30 gathering of Latin American and Caribbean leaders Spotlight on innovations in health and education, impact investing, SMEs, women entrepreneurship and sustainable energy The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) will hold its Annual Meeting in Bahía, Brazil, March 27-30, bringing economic leaders from its 48 member c

IDB's Multilateral Investment Fund, Economist Intelligence Unit to Launch First Women´s Entrepreneurial Venture Scope Index

Thursday, July 18, 2013 - 03:00
MIF-EIU study benchmarks environment for women-owned businesses in the region