MENDOZA, Argentina—The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the Government of Japan have expanded their longstanding partnership through a joint pledge to support public-private partnerships (PPPs) in Latin America and the Caribbean. The agreement includes a commitment by the Japanese government to transfer $5 million to the Bank’s Contingent Recovery PPP Preparation Program.

Installation features contemporary Argentine fashion that merges science, technology, and creativity

The IDB Cultural Center presents Fashioning the Future: Argentine Designers on the Edge of Tomorrow in recognition of the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Boards of Governors of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the Inter-American Investment Corporation (known commercially as BID Invest).

IDB Invest, a member of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group, and SOFID (Sociedade para o Financiamento do Desenvolvimento, Instituição Financeira de Credito, S.A.) will actively collaborate to promote investments in Latin America and the Caribbean with a focus in Central America and the Caribbean for projects aimed at agribusiness, energy, tourism and finance.

The Framework Co-financing Agreement was signed during the Bank’s annual informal meetings with representatives of its non-regional member countries held in Lisbon between January 29 and 30, 2018.

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is extending the deadline for artists to participate in an open call that is aimed for those who want to provoke, innovate and offer new perspectives on the development challenges of the region, as well as to demonstrate the immense artistic creativity of Latin America and the Caribbean. 

The call will be opened until January 17th of 2018.

Artists from Latin America, the Caribbean, and the United States can participate. 

Enhancing the benefits of the Fourth Industrial Revolution in Latin America and the Caribbean

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the World Economic Forum (WEF) today announced their collaboration to co-design and pilot policy and regulatory frameworks that seek to maximize the benefits and help address the challenges brought about by the Fourth Industrial Revolution in the Latin American and Caribbean region.

Exhibition features works by 11 photojournalists from Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Mexico, and Peru.

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) will present the exhibition “ DIS\PLACE: Notions of Home in Latin American Photojournalism ” with works by 11 photojournalists who illustrate experiences of displacement in Latin America. The opening reception to the public will take place on November 15, 2017 at 6pm. Registration is free.