Haiti will invest in productive infrastructure with IDB’s support

November 04, 2021
The IDB approved $65 million of non-reimbursable financing for the expansion of the Caracol Industrial Park (CIP), in the north of the country The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) approved $65 million of non-reimbursable financing to contribute to the sustainable economic development of northern Haiti by promoting the necessary conditions for the establishment and expansion of companies in the Caracol Industrial Park (CIP), in the north of the country.

IDB Joins Alliance for Hydromet Development

November 03, 2021
Agreement outlines key areas of collaboration to build climate resilience to extreme weather and sustainable development across Latin America and the Caribbean

IDB, Germany, and the Netherlands to Promote Sustainable Development in the Amazon

November 02, 2021
$35 million pledge will support IDB’s Amazon Initiative

Germany, IDB Create $20 Million Fund to Strengthen Green Fiscal Policies

November 02, 2021
The new partnership will finance technical assistance projects and help finance ministries coordinate and exchange knowledge on planning, investments, and green finance Glasgow – The government of Germany and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) launched today a $20 million (EU17.5 million) fund to strengthen green fiscal policies in Latin America and the Caribbean. 

IDB Leads Multilateral Development Banks to Boost Nature-Based Investments

November 02, 2021
International institutions sign an IDB-led joint statement at COP26 and announce plan to mainstream nature into policies, analysis, and investments Glasgow - Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) led by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) pledged today to mainstream nature across their policies and to significantly boost nature finance for member countries.

IDB Launches Plan of Action to Fully Align Operations with Paris Agreement by 2023

November 01, 2021
Alignment will help 26 borrowing member countries meet their own commitments to combat climate change  Glasgow – The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) today announced that its loans and projects will be fully aligned with the Paris climate agreement by 2023.

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.

Startups and Investors from Latin America and the Caribbean Gathered at IDB Lab Forum

October 28, 2021
The Inter-American Development Bank Group’s flagship event ended after three days of panels on innovative entrepreneurship and its role in the region’s post-pandemic recovery. Innovative entrepreneurship and the role of digital solutions, new technologies, and business models to speed up an inclusive, green, and resilient recovery of the region were the three pillars of the first edition of IDB Lab Forum.

Peru to Shore Up Fiscal Sustainability with $500 Million IDB Loan

October 27, 2021
Peru will strengthen its fiscal management sustainability to foster economic recovery in the post-pandemic era with help from a $500 million loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). The loan, the first of two consecutive operations, will support the implementation of reforms aimed at boosting tax collection, bolstering public investment quality to encourage economic and fiscal recovery, and improving the effectiveness of public spending.

IDB calls on companies and entities to develop technological diagnoses of tourism

October 26, 2021
Call is open until November 5 for tourist destinations in Mexico and Central America, the Caribbean and South America Tourism recovery is a goal of the IDB, which in 2020 launched the Future Tourism Program The use of digital and emerging technologies is key to the sector’s recovery Within the