IDB launches 2020 call for proposals for regional projects in Latin America and Caribbean

February 11, 2020
Deadline for accepting proposals for Regional Public goods is April 15, 2020 On  February 14, 2020, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) will launch the 2020 Call for Proposals for the Regional Public Goods (RPG) Initiative in Latin America and the Caribbean, which supports projects involving three or more countries.
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IDB launches 2017 Call for Proposals to promote Regional Public Goods in Latin America and the Caribbean

February 24, 2017
The deadline for accepting proposals is April 26th, 2017 The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) launched the 2017 Call for Proposals of the Initiative for the Promotion of Regional Public Goods in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), which supports projects aimed at resolving shared challenges and seizing opportunities for development through regional cooperation among at least three countries. Since 2004, the RPG Initiative has financed 140 projects, investing a total of more than US$103 million.

IDB and Maersk Group join forces to expand the ConnectAmericas support to SMEs

March 14, 2016
SeaLand, Maersk Group regional shipping company, and ConnectAmericas signed a collaboration agreement for two years The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and SeaLand, Maersk Group regional shipping company, signed a partnership agreement that will deliver significant benefits to small and medium sized enterprises affiliated to ConnectAmericas, the first business social network of the Americas that provides business opportunities, training and financing.

IDB launches Call for Proposals to promote Regional Public Goods in Latin America and the Caribbean

January 31, 2012
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has launched the 2012 Call for Proposals of the Initiative for the Promotion of Regional Public Goods in Latin America and the Caribbean. Proposals will be accepted until March 29th, 2012. 

IDB sponsors dialogue between the public and private sectors of CAFTA-DR member countries

January 26, 2012
Thanks to the agreement, trade among the partners grew 23 percent last year

IDB to unveil study on India-Latin America economic prospects on July 27th

July 23, 2010
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) will unveil a study about export opportunities and competitive challenges for Latin America and the Caribbean stemming from growing trade with India during a seminar at the Woodrow Wilson Center on July 27th.

Cross Debarment: A new global tool against corruption

April 28, 2010
The cross debarment agreement signed recently by the world’s top multilateral banks is a milestone for the anticorruption agenda.  Due to come into force by mid-year, the agreement says that if one Multilateral Development Bank (MDB) declares a firm or individual ineligible for procurement contracts because of fraud and corruption, then all the other MDBs will do the same.

IDB to hold News Conference on Latin America-China Relations

October 22, 2008
The Inter-American Development Bank will host a news conference on Thursday, October 23 at its Washington, DC headquarters to make an announcement on relations between China and Latin America and the Caribbean. IDB President Luis Alberto Moreno and Chinese Ambassador Zhou Wenzhong will be the speakers. WHO: IDB President Luis Alberto Moreno           China’s ambassador to the United States Zhou Wenzhong WHEN: Thursday, Oct. 23 at 9 am.

IDB, EU will hold Europe-Latin America & the Caribbean Forum

October 03, 2008
The Inter-American Development Bank and the European Union are sponsoring with the French Foreign Affairs Ministry and the Institute of the Americas the forum The European Union and Latin America and the Caribbean (EU-LAC) and the Challenges of Globalization.   The forum will foster the dialogue between the two regions and will help identify new objectives in common in the process launched in May at the EU-LAC Summit in Lima, Peru. The debate will focus on the economy, social cohesion and the environment.

IDB holds a seminar on its Trade Finance Facilitation Program in Beijing, China

September 15, 2008
The Inter-American Development Bank this week holds a seminar on its Trade Finance Facilitation Program (TFFP), at the headquarters of the People’s Bank of China in Beijing.