Argentina Works to Lessen Toll of Cyberattacks with IDB Support

January 16, 2023
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a $30 million loan to help Argentina implement the Cybersecurity Program for Critical Information Infrastructures (CII), an initiative aimed at reducing the cost of cyberattacks in the country through early detection.

Honduras Inversiones to Promote Greater Transparency and Public Accountability

November 25, 2022
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras – Today the Government of the Republic of Honduras, with the support of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), launched Honduras Inversiones, an interactive digital platform for transparency, participation and accountability in the use of public resources.

Honduras to Host Important Event on Public Integrity in Latin America and Caribbean

November 21, 2022
On December 1 and 2, 2022, Tegucigalpa will host a major event on public integrity in Latin America and the Caribbean, organized by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), and the Government of Honduras.

Ilan Goldfajn Elected IDB President

November 20, 2022
(Updated to add the starting date) Ilan Goldfajn was elected president of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) today during a Special Meeting of the Bank’s Board of Governors. The meeting was held at IDB Headquarters in Washington, D.C., with delegations attending virtually and in person. Nominated by Brazil, Goldfajn will take office for a five-year term on December 19, 2022.  

IDB Backs Transparency and Integrity Program for Sustainable Development in Honduras

September 28, 2022
Honduras will use a $195 million loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to tighten accountability, enhance government transparency, and boost the effectiveness of its integrity policies and corruption control systems. This operation will design and adapt an online data display platform to promote more transparent budgeting and public spending.

IDB to Begin Public Consultations on New Access to Information Policy Proposal

August 29, 2022
The Board of Directors of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved the launch of a public consultation process to obtain robust feedback from all interested parties about its proposal to adopt a new Access to Information policy, which aims to increase transparency, enhance corporate governance and improve accountability.

IDB Among Leaders in 2022 Aid Transparency Index

July 15, 2022
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) ranks third among 50 development and aid-disbursing organizations assessed in the 2022 Aid Transparency Index, up two notches since 2020. The Bank’s score of 96.3/100 reflects its high marks in all five areas of evaluation of its sovereign-lending portfolio: finance and budgets, joining-up development data, project attributes, performance, and organizational planning and commitments.

Green Bond Transparency Platform Becomes Key Reporting Tool for Latin American Issuers

April 27, 2022
Just a year after its launch, the Green Bond Transparency Platform (GBTP) has become the key reporting tool for issuers in the Latin America

IDB Approves $60 million to Support Transparency and Integrity in the Dominican Republic

March 21, 2022
The Dominican Republic will strengthen transparency, accountability, and integrity in public resources management with a $60 million loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).

Dominican Republic to Strengthen Public Sector Transparency, Integrity with IDB Support

November 16, 2021
SANTO DOMINGO – The Dominican Republic is implementing reforms to enhance and consolidate public sector transparency and integrity along with promoting citizen participation in controlling public spending with support from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).