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Man And Woman Reading A Book - Sustainable - Inter-American Development Bank - IDB Pension Systems: Recovering, and Requiring Reform

COVID-19 had a varied, but generally negative, impact on pension systems throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. According to our new book, reforms that go beyond the short term are a clear priority.

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Woman smiling - Inter American Development Bank - IDB Calling All Women STEMpreneurs!

Are you a female technology entrepreneur in Latin America and the Caribbean? Do you have innovative ideas for our region? If so, these two calls for proposals from IDB Lab's WeXchange platform are for you.

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Man Paying The Toll - Sustainable - Inter American Development Bank - IDB Record Eight of 10 Latin Americans Support Regional Integration

The new findings, based on thousands of interviews in 17 countries, also reveal strong support for integration with countries outside the region and an association of integration with more employment.

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A man working -  Sustainable Development - Inter-American Development Bank - IDB Unlocking Development Financing through IMF Special Drawing Rights

The reserve assets can now be channeled through an innovative financial instrument proposed by the IDB and the AfDB, leveraging their value by up to four times to tackle climate change and address social needs.

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Aerial photo of Rio Grande do Sul highlighting the flooded areas - Natural Disaster - Inter-American Development Bank - IDB IDB Announces Support Package in Response to Brazil Flood Disaster

More than $1 billion in redirected funds, lines of credit and humanitarian aid have been made available for recovery and climate-resilient reconstruction in Rio Grande do Sul.

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We Are Transforming for Greater Impact and Scale

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A roadmap for comprehensive reforms and measurable objectives, designed to achieve a new level of development results and reach

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A new, industry-leading business model and a fresh injection of capital to enable greater development gains through the private sector

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A more systemic approach, with greater catalytic power, to cultivate innovation ecosystems across the region

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We are the region’s partner of choice for long-term financing and knowledge-based solutions for social, economic and institutional development. We are also the region’s bridge to the world.

To deliver greater impact, we’re sharpening our focus on three core objectives:

Family Smiling - Digital-Reduce-Poverty-Sustainable-Development - Inter American Development Bank - IDB Reducing Poverty and Inequality

We are devoted to eradicating extreme poverty and maximizing our investments in human capital – from education to food security and health to gender equality.

Curly Hair Girl Smiling - Digital-Reduce-Poverty-Sustainable-Development - Inter American Development Bank - IDB Addressing Climate Change

We are dedicated to combating climate change, including by safeguarding the Amazon, curbing emissions and preserving biodiversity, while strengthening adaptation.

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We are committed to increasing the region’s real GDP per capita by promoting sustainable, inclusive physical and digital infrastructure and integration.

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