• 13.7 kilometers of speed, efficience and technology

    Financed by CAF, the first Metro line in Panama is 13.7 km long, has 12 stations, and 19 trains with three carriages each. 

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    Andean bio-trade: a strategy for preservation and sustainable use

    Part of the results of this program include the training of more than 100 executives from financial and local development agencies, and close to 60 thousand hectares under sustainable management

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    More and better land: promise of a better future

    With training, tools, and inputs, family farmers from Montevideo became producers of businesses and sustainable lands. An experience that may be repeated.

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Impact Evaluation - Argentina

Lucia Morale, program coordinator at CEDOP, Argentina, explain the use of impact evaluation to measure the effectiveness of programs. The program aims to train police off...

For a Safer Latin America: a New Perspective to Prevent and Control Crime

CAF's 2014 Economy and Development Report proposes a new approach to understand insecurity and violence from the analysis of the elements that make up a criminal event (i...

IXP in Latin America: Low cost internet at higher speed

The development of this technology in the region could reduce up to 38 percent of the costs associated to Internet international traffic. Forty-nine percent of the Intene...

IV CAF-ILAS Conference

The IV CAF-ILAS conference, held in China, included the participation of public authorities, entrepreneurs, academics, and professionals of the development area, to discu...

Boosting the trunk network will help expand connectivity in Peru

Advances in mining, fishing, agriculture, and tourism, may be the drivers to promote the development of sectorial ICT applications. 

CAF's 2014 Economy and Development Report (RED, for its acronym in Spanish), proposes a comprehensive approach to plan, design, and implement effective interventions to fight crime in Latin America 

The major multilateral banks in the Region explain their perspectives on the future of Latin America in economic and development

Latin Trade Conference

The Conference, organized together with the Inter-American Development Bank and the AS/COA, will precede the presentation of the BRAVO Business Awards. 

Latin American Cities Conferences

AS/CoA, an institution which promotes dialogue and debate regarding the main political, social, and economic issues in Latin America, the Caribbean, and Canada, holds the cycle of meetings, "Latin American Cities Conferences" in the main cities in Latin America, to analyze crucial topics for the progress and the development of the region related to growth and economic prospects, democracy, education, technological innovation, and the new emerging integration schemes. 

The Mexico Summit

The Mexico Summit will convene Economist editors, policy-makers, thought-leaders and top business minds to apply fresh-thinking to the key pillars necessary for achieving long-term, sustainable economic growth in Mexico.

II Annual CAF-Oxford Conference

This Conference deals with the growth of the middle classes and its implications for economic development, as well as democratic consolidation in Latin America. 

2014 Annual Conference of IIF Members

The Annual Conference of Members of the Institute of International Finance (IIF) will be held on September 10 and 11 in Washington, DC, in the framework of the annual meetings of the IMF/World Bank

Fitch Ratings AA- F1+
Japan Credit Rating Agency AA
Moody's Investor Service Aa3 P-1
Standard & Poor's AA- A-1+
Technological Patents for Development Regional Initiative

The call for entries seeks to promote the presentation of technological patentable concepts by individuals and institutions, as well as the development of Patents Incubators in the region 

caf in the media
“Creímos que el mercado lo resolvía todo”

El País

Washington, DC, 13 de September de 2014

América Latina necesita una "mayor integración" entre Brasil y México, dice CAF

Yahoo! Finanzas/Efe

Washington, DC, 08 de September de 2014

Latin Trade anuncia los ganadores BRAVO


Miami, 22 de July de 2014

Entrevista a Enrique García, presidente ejecutivo de CAF

Tele Buen Día - Canal 4 Uruguay

Montevideo, 17 de July de 2014