The countries of Latin America and the Caribbean are facing a historical challenge. Governments throughout the region are quickly designing and implementing extraordinary measures to mitigate the health, economic, and social consequences associated with COVID-19.
Swift budget allocation and spending are of paramount importance for governments to effectively address the challenges posed by the pandemic; but so are transparency and accountability of spending, to ensure that the resources deployed reach those most in need.
In this context, the IDB has developed an information module associated with the InvestmentMap platform, to follow up on and monitor the resources earmarked for the COVID-19 emergency.
This module allows