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Argentina
Argentina

The Country Office of Argentina focuses on assisting the most vulnerable segments of the population affected by the economic crisis and COVID-19 pandemic, while also helping to stabilize the macroeconomic environment and fostering an agenda of economic recovery and sustained poverty reduction.

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Country Office

Argentina’s Country Strategy for 2021-2023 is structured into four strategic areas:

     (i) Poverty reduction and social protection for the most vulnerable population;

     (ii) Economic recovery and productive development 4.0;      

     (iii) Macroeconomic stability and effectiveness of public policy; and

     (iv) Digital transformation as a crosscutting development priority.

Each area includes crosscutting development challenges related to gender and diversity, and environmental sustainability.

José Agustín Aguerre Representante país Argentina. Desarrollo Sostenible - Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo - BID
José Agustín Aguerre
Representative
BIDArgentina@iadb.org

 

Our team on the ground

Address: Esmeralda 130 19° (C1035ABD) Buenos Aires, Argentina 

(T) (54-11) 4320-1800

Country representation

Executive Director: Miguel Braun

ALTERNATE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR(S):

  • Nicolas Camauer

ELECTED BY: Argentina and Haiti

Total Contribution: 313,707,000

Number of votes: 1,609,577

of the institution's ownership

BIDAcademy Launches Podcast on How to Combat Inequality in Latin America and the Caribbean
The new series will explore inequality, how it intersects with factors like gender or race, and how it impacts access to education or employment BIDAcademy, the knowledge and learning platform of the IDB Group—which consists of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), IDB Invest, and IDB Lab—has...
April 11, 2024
IDB Approves $50 Million Loan for Productive and Export Development Program in Salta, Argentina
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) approved a $50 million loan to promote sustainable productive development and exports in the province of Salta, Argentina. The program, approved by the IDB's Board of Executive Directors, seeks to improve the competitiveness and internationalization of...
November 16, 2023
Argentina to Build New Bridge over Paraná River Between Chaco and Corrientes Provinces
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a $700 million credit line for Argentina and a $345 million first individual loan under this facility that will finance a new 772-meter-long bridge linking the provinces of Chaco and Corrientes, as well as the infrastructure for accessing the...
November 02, 2023
Apr 26, 2024
The Hidden Costs of Financing High-Cost Drugs: The Cases of Colombia and Dominican Republic
06:00 AM - 07:00 AM
United States - Washington, D.C.
May 30, 2024
BID for the Americas: Launch of the European Chapter
04:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Spain - Madrid
Jul 16 - 17, 2024
Regional Policy Dialogue: Rethinking Care for Well-Being, Job Creation and Economic Boost in Latin America and the Caribbean
05:00 AM - 01:30 PM
Guatemala - Antigua

Videos available in Spanish

Cómo la jornada escolar extendida promueve el desarrollo integral de los estudiantes
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Capítulo 5 Mujeres Aguas Arriba: Historias de vida en el sector de AyS y Residuos Sólidos.
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Strategy and Projects

Argentina is one of the founding member countries of the IDB. Like all the shareholders, Argentina appoints a Governor, who represents the country on the Board of Governors.

For day-to-day business at the Bank's Headquarters in Washington, D.C., Argentina is represented by a chair on the Board of Executive Directors. The chair, shared with Haiti, is headed by an Executive Director, who is elected to a three-year term by the Governors of Argentina and Haiti.

Country strategies remain valid for one year beyond the stated period, as they remain active throughout the preparation of the following strategy.   

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IDB Group Country Strategy with Argentina 2021 – 2023
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Acceptance of Partial Use of Country Procurement Systems
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Extension of the Transition Period of the Country Strategy with Argentina
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Project Number Sector Projects Financing Project Status Approval Date
AR-L1277 ENERGY La Castellana Wind Project 5,000,000 Closed
AR-L1278 ENERGY Achiras Wind Project 10,000,000 Closed
AR-L1291 ENERGY San Juan Solar Power Project 10,000,000 Closed
AR-T1378 ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL DISASTERS Emergency support due to floodings in Corrientes 200,000 Preparation
AR-T1314 SOCIAL INVESTMENT Technical Support for Employment Creation 250,000 Preparation
AR-T1344 EDUCATION EXPLEARN Facility: More time at school 250,000 Preparation
AR-T1354 SOCIAL INVESTMENT Skill development and certifications for the construction sector 250,000 Preparation
AR-T1341 SUSTAINABLE TOURISM Tourism 4.0 Development in Argentina 120,000 Preparation
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Country Office

Argentina’s Country Strategy for 2021-2023 is structured into four strategic areas:

     (i) Poverty reduction and social protection for the most vulnerable population;

     (ii) Economic recovery and productive development 4.0;      

     (iii) Macroeconomic stability and effectiveness of public policy; and

     (iv) Digital transformation as a crosscutting development priority.

Each area includes crosscutting development challenges related to gender and diversity, and environmental sustainability.

José Agustín Aguerre Representante país Argentina. Desarrollo Sostenible - Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo - BID
José Agustín Aguerre
Representative
BIDArgentina@iadb.org

 

Our team on the ground

Address: Esmeralda 130 19° (C1035ABD) Buenos Aires, Argentina 

(T) (54-11) 4320-1800

Country representation

Executive Director: Miguel Braun

ALTERNATE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR(S):

  • Nicolas Camauer

ELECTED BY: Argentina and Haiti

Total Contribution: 313,707,000

Number of votes: 1,609,577

of the institution's ownership

BIDAcademy Launches Podcast on How to Combat Inequality in Latin America and the Caribbean
The new series will explore inequality, how it intersects with factors like gender or race, and how it impacts access to education or employment BIDAcademy, the knowledge and learning platform of the IDB Group—which consists of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), IDB Invest, and IDB Lab—has...
April 11, 2024
IDB Approves $50 Million Loan for Productive and Export Development Program in Salta, Argentina
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) approved a $50 million loan to promote sustainable productive development and exports in the province of Salta, Argentina. The program, approved by the IDB's Board of Executive Directors, seeks to improve the competitiveness and internationalization of...
November 16, 2023
Argentina to Build New Bridge over Paraná River Between Chaco and Corrientes Provinces
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a $700 million credit line for Argentina and a $345 million first individual loan under this facility that will finance a new 772-meter-long bridge linking the provinces of Chaco and Corrientes, as well as the infrastructure for accessing the...
November 02, 2023
Apr 26, 2024
The Hidden Costs of Financing High-Cost Drugs: The Cases of Colombia and Dominican Republic
06:00 AM - 07:00 AM
United States - Washington, D.C.
May 30, 2024
BID for the Americas: Launch of the European Chapter
04:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Spain - Madrid
Jul 16 - 17, 2024
Regional Policy Dialogue: Rethinking Care for Well-Being, Job Creation and Economic Boost in Latin America and the Caribbean
05:00 AM - 01:30 PM
Guatemala - Antigua

Videos available in Spanish

Cómo la jornada escolar extendida promueve el desarrollo integral de los estudiantes
Learn More
Capítulo 5 Mujeres Aguas Arriba: Historias de vida en el sector de AyS y Residuos Sólidos.
Learn More
Strategy and Projects

Argentina is one of the founding member countries of the IDB. Like all the shareholders, Argentina appoints a Governor, who represents the country on the Board of Governors.

For day-to-day business at the Bank's Headquarters in Washington, D.C., Argentina is represented by a chair on the Board of Executive Directors. The chair, shared with Haiti, is headed by an Executive Director, who is elected to a three-year term by the Governors of Argentina and Haiti.

Country strategies remain valid for one year beyond the stated period, as they remain active throughout the preparation of the following strategy.   

hands
IDB Group Country Strategy with Argentina 2021 – 2023
Download
hands
Acceptance of Partial Use of Country Procurement Systems
Download
hands
Extension of the Transition Period of the Country Strategy with Argentina
Download
Project Number Sector Projects Financing Project Status Approval Date
AR-L1277 ENERGY La Castellana Wind Project 5,000,000 Closed
AR-L1278 ENERGY Achiras Wind Project 10,000,000 Closed
AR-L1291 ENERGY San Juan Solar Power Project 10,000,000 Closed
AR-T1378 ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL DISASTERS Emergency support due to floodings in Corrientes 200,000 Preparation
AR-T1314 SOCIAL INVESTMENT Technical Support for Employment Creation 250,000 Preparation
AR-T1344 EDUCATION EXPLEARN Facility: More time at school 250,000 Preparation
AR-T1354 SOCIAL INVESTMENT Skill development and certifications for the construction sector 250,000 Preparation
AR-T1341 SUSTAINABLE TOURISM Tourism 4.0 Development in Argentina 120,000 Preparation
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