Regional Public Goods

Results 2020

Results of the 2020 Call for Proposals

Under the 2020 Call for Proposals, 215 proposals for a total of US$155 million in requested financing were received. The RPG Initiative had resources in the amount of US$7.3 million to support groups of countries from Latin America and the Caribbean that decided to tackle development challenges or seize development opportunities collectively.

The 13 proposals selected to be financed in 2020 are:

# ID

Proposal Title

Countries*

439

Educational Inclusion in Mesoamerica in the Current Context of COVID-19

BE, CO, CR, ES, GU, HO, ME. NI, PN, DR

452

Making the People´s Voice Heard on Health System Quality in Latin America in Times of Crisis

CO, ME, PE, UR

475

Strengthening the Resilience of Agri-food Logistics Chains and Response Mechanisms to Sanitary Crises in Times of COVID-19

AR, BE, DR, TT

521

Creation of a Toolkit to Manage Health Emergencies and Natural Disasters in Customs and Institutions at Border Posts

BH, CH, EC, HO, TT

646

Metrology for the Digital Transformation to support the Health Services in Latin America and the Caribbean and to address the measurement challenges associated with pandemics such as COVID -19

AR, BA, BR, CH, CO, CR, EC, ME, PE, UR

649

Tools to Design Fiscal Transition and Recovery Policies in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

AR, BR, CO, ES, GU, PY, UR, TT

679

Contingency Plan for the Protection of Health in Highly Vulnerable Indigenous Peoples in Initial Contact

BO, BR, CO, EC, GY, PE, SU

684

Digital Transformation in Health to Support the Effects of COVID-19 in Latin America and the Caribbean

AR, CH, CO, PY, SU, UR

728

From the COVID-19 Crisis to Resilience: A Toolbox for Actors in the Water, Sanitation and Energy Sector in Latin America and the Caribbean

BR, BO, CH, CO, CR, EC, GY, HO, PA, PY

752

Tourist Intelligence and Early Warning System (SIRTA) in the context of COVID-19: Application to the Jesuit Route

AR, BO, BR, PY, UR

758

The Cities of the Day After. Local Observatories of Natural, Humanitarian and Sanitary Disasters in Latin America and the Caribbean cities

AR, CH, PY, UR

768

Regional Tourism Health Capacity Enhancement and Digitization Project: Implementing a Caribbean Travelers’ COVID-19 Health Safety Assurance Program

BH, BA, BE

771

Comprehensive Penitentiary Management Model for Health and Humanitarian Crises Response in Latin America and the Caribbean Prisons

AR, BR, CH, CO, GU, PY

*AR: Argentina; BA: Barbados; BH: Bahamas; BE: Belize; BO: Bolivia; BR: Brazil; CH: Chile; CO: Colombia; CR: Costa Rica; DR: Dominican Republic; EC: Ecuador; ES: El Salvador; GU: Guatemala; GY: Guyana; HO: Honduras; ME: Mexico; NI: Nicaragua; PN: Panama; PR: Paraguay; PE: Peru; SU: Suriname; TT: Trinidad & Tobago; and UR: Uruguay.