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knowledge
img - CAF presented the 2016 Economy and Development Report (RED)
CAF presented the 2016 Economy and Development Report (RED)
This year's report highlights family, school, environment and the world of work as the four life contexts that are fundamental to developing and accumulating the various skills that make up the...
II Water Dialogues: Challenges for water security
The II Water Dialogues promoted a debate on water security in Latin America and Spain, emphasizing the challenges that must be faced from a perspective of cooperation between the regions 
img - Uruguay's challenges regarding skills for work and life
Uruguay's challenges regarding skills for work and life
The time that parents dedicate to their children, quality of education, and the reduction of the drop-out rate, as well as youth employment, are basic pillars in the development of skills of U...
Bread of Freedom: Social enterprise that transforms lives
The inmates of the Centro de Orientación Femenina de Obrajes (Female Prison Center) in La Paz consolidate a social enterprise with baking products and knits with the brand OUT, which are marke...
Bankomunales: access to credit for vulnerable populations
Access to financial services for the most vulnerable populations as a mechanism for their social inclusion is a challenge and an imperative to be resolved. 
events
img - Latin American Analysis Journalism workshop, with Michael Reid
Latin American Analysis Journalism workshop, with Michael Reid
In this five-day workshop, the general subject will be transformation and the political and socio-economic challenges in Latin America. Selected participants must arrive in Bogota with a first...
calls
img - Call for Research Proposals: Regulatory Framework and Productivity
Call for Research Proposals: Regulatory Framework and Productivity
CAF calls to present research proposals that contribute to the study of the effects of regulations and public policies on productivity in Latin America.

Luis Carranza Ugarte Executive President-Elect of CAF for the April 2017 - March 2022 Period

noticia - Luis Carranza Ugarte Executive President-Elect of CAF for the April 2017 - March 2022 Period
13 December 2016

The Peruvian, Luis Carranza Ugarte, shall assume the position on April 1, 2017 for a period of 5 years and shall succeed Enrique García Rodríguez, who drove CAF's transformation from an Andean subregional institution to one of the main development banks of Latin America.  

IV Annual CAF-LSE Conference - "Globalisation in crisis: Implications for the Global South"

noticia - IV Annual CAF-LSE Conference - "Globalisation in crisis: Implications for the Global South"
12 December 2016

CAF -Development Bank of Latin America-, and the London School of Economics, will hold the IV Annual CAF-LSE Conference on Friday, January 13th. As in previous editions, this event will include the participation of prestigious academics, economists, students, and international experts who will analyze the challenges and opportunities of the Global South in response to world events

releases
CAF's Executive President, Enrique García, on official visit to Cuba to strengthen cooperation

La Habana / Cuba, 10 February 2017

The Executive President of CAF met several Cuban Government authorities and gave a brilliant lecture on Latin America at the University of Havana. During his visit, he announced the commencement of a technical support agreement with said u...

Panama comes up with more ideas to apply for technological patents

07 February 2017

CAF and the Secretaría Nacional de Ciencia, Tecnología e Innovación (Senacyt) (National Secretariat for Science, Technology, and Innovation Marathon concluded the Second Technological Patents Marathon with good projections in the Panamania...

Amorim and Camdessus advocate for reforms in global governance to respond to current challenges

03 February 2017

Brazil's former Foreign Minister and the former Director of the IMF spoke with Enrique Garcia, Executive President of CAF, regarding the new and changing global reality, and highlighted the importance of global institutions advancing with ...

Launching of the second School of Economics. The Pacific: an ocean of opportunitie

03 February 2017

In 2015, the Pacific reached a level of multidimensional poverty of 33.8 percent. The national indicator reaches 20.2 percent, and ranks the Pacific as the region with the most deprivations in Colombia (Does not include the Valley)

With CAF's "water bonds", Japanese investors contribute to the development of Latin America

24 January 2017

CAF, Development Bank of Latin America, carried out the third issue of bonds to finance exclusively water related projects. The placement consisted of 220.2 million Brazilian Reales at a three year term, for Japanese retail...

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visiones
Agua + Trabajo, emprendimientos que transforman vidas
El empoderamiento es esencial para que los más desfavorecidos puedan adecuar sus habilidades de tal forma que generen valor para ellos mismos y para la sociedad.
3 retos educativos en zonas vulnerables de América Latina
En muchas ocasiones los planes educativos de los países no responden exitosamente a las necesidades y a las realidades de las comunidades vulnerables
Alerta sobre cambio climático, agricultura y seguridad alimentaria
Entre los efectos del cambio climático existen resultados positivos para algunas áreas productivas, pero el balance los efectos negativos son largamente superiores.
¿Estamos preparados para los trabajos del futuro?
La creciente automatización de los empleos amenaza a muchos de los puestos de trabajo actuales, especialmente en América Latina
Transporte público en América Latina: ¿es posible un cambio de paradigma?
Conseguir el funcionamiento adecuado de un sistema que atienda las necesidades de los usuarios en nuestras ciudades se ha convertido en una tarea titánica.
credit ratings
Fitch Ratings AA-  F1+ Japan Credit Rating Agency AA   Moody's Investor Service Aa3  P-1 Standard & Poor's AA-  A-1+