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).

Dominican Republic to Host the Regional Dialogue on Transparency and Integrity

November 10, 2021
President of the Dominican Republic Luis Abinader; Secretary-General of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) Mathias Cormann; Chair of Transparency International Delia Ferreira Rubio; IDB Invest Chief Executive Officer, James P. Scriven, will participate in the opening of the Regional Policy Dialogue on Transparency and Integrity on November 16 at 9:00 a.m.

Colombia to Promote Digitalization of Comptroller General Office with IDB Support

October 28, 2021
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a $30 million loan to finance the digital transformation of the Office of the Comptroller General of the Republic of Colombia (CGR). The operation seeks to boost both the CGR’s effectiveness in the exercise of oversight and opportunities for citizen participation.

Chile to continue strengthening public integrity and transparency systems with IDB support

July 15, 2021
Chile will continue to boost public integrity and transparency by strengthening and consolidating its legal framework and the institutional mechanisms for its implementation with a $50 million loan approved by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).

IDB, Microsoft tap advanced technology to help Paraguay prevent corruption

June 30, 2021
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Microsoft today announced the implementation of an early warning system to help Paraguay prevent corruption by detecting indicators of fraud in public purchases. The system, also known as the “red flags” project, is based on the use of advanced technology and stems from joint work between the IDB and Microsoft to help governments combat corruption, increase transparency and promote integrity throughout Latin America and the Caribbean.

Paraguay to strengthen transparency and efficiency of public resource management

March 31, 2021
Paraguay will continue to seek greater transparency in order to boost efficiency of public resource management with a $250 million loan approved by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).

IDB and IDB Invest Gain Board Support on Vision 2025 and Path Toward Capitalization

March 21, 2021
IDB President Mauricio Claver-Carone details “Vision 2025,” as Bank’s agenda focuses on recovery and sustainable growth for region at first Annual Meeting in two years.  Board of Governors approves resolution on recapitalization discussions, supports “Vision 2025.” BARRANQUILLA, Colombia – The Inter-American Development Bank's Board of Governors approved a resolution authorizing the analytic work required to consider a potential capital increase, and overwhelmingly supported the IDB’s “

Jamaica and the IDB launch InvestmentMap to improve transparency of public investments

November 04, 2020
The Jamaican government, in partnership with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), launched today InvestmentMap Jamaica, an online interactive portal that tracks the country’s public investment projects and makes information available to citizens in a user-friendly map-based format.

Infrastructure transformation will generate big windfall for Latin America and Caribbean

July 30, 2020
Infrastructure will be key to spur post-pandemic recovery New study shows how smart infrastructure investments benefit poor households the most Flagship report analyzes policy options for infrastructure that bring about climate-friendly reforms and address social expectations A new report by the Inter-American Development Bank charts a course for a massive infrastructure transformation in Latin America and the Caribbean through gains in efficie

IDB ranks 5th in 2020 Aid Transparency Index

June 24, 2020
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) ranked 5th amongst 47 donor agencies in the 2020 Aid Transparency Index, up from 7th place in 2018. The Index produced by Publish What You Fund is the only independent aid transparency ranking among the world’s major aid donors.