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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...
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 
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. 
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...
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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...
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IV Annual CAF-LSE Conference
CAF, Development Bank of Latin America, and the London School of Economics, will hold the IV Annual CAF-LSE Conference on Friday, January 13th. The meeting, as in previous editions, will include t...

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Experts debated regarding the issue of labor informality at the 3rd CAF-Oxford Conference

noticia - Experts debated regarding the issue of labor informality at the 3rd CAF-Oxford Conference
04 November 2016

Researchers and academics from Latin America and Europe participated in the III Conference organized by CAF and the University of Oxford, in the United Kingdom, in which they analyzed the causes and the social and political impact of labor informality in Latin America, as well as the challenges in reducing them. 

CAF’s support of the region’s youth was highlighted at the 25th Ibero-American Summit of Heads of State and Governments

noticia - CAF’s support of the region’s youth was highlighted at the 25th Ibero-American Summit of Heads of State and Governments
29 October 2016

The institution participated in various activities and received honors for its support of Latin American youth inclusion at the summit celebrated in Cartagena de Indias.

Skill building at an early age is key to strengthen the work performance of youths

01 December 2016

Although the incidence of the NiNi phenomenon has fallen in the past two decades, today in Chile one out of five youths between the ages of 15 and 25 does not study or work. Low skills, inequalities, and school drop-out rates are the main caus...

Who are the leaders currently needed by the media?

22 November 2016

The essential characteristics of editorial leaders do not change. What is required is to strengthen their capacities to adapt

Innovation with Purpose promotes transformations that improve the lives of millions of people in Latin America

17 November 2016

National and international organizations from the multilateral, nonprofit and private sectors met in Washington D.C. for the presentation of the Platform for Innovation with Purpose, which brings together advanced science and technology wi...

CAF is the first multilateral development bank to sign the Framework for Accreditation Agreement with the Green Climate Fund

16 November 2016

CAF - Development Bank of Latin America and the Green Climate Fund (GCF) signed an agreement to develop resilient and low-carbon emissions projects in Latin American countries.

The exhibit "Pioneras" at CAF Gallery brings together four emblematic Venezuelan plastic artists of the XX Century

Caracas / Venezuela, 11 November 2016

The personality and restless character of four outstanding artists from a same generation is the motivation for the exhibit "Pioneras" (Pioneers), which starting today, will honor the creative force, rebellious spirit, and extraordinary se...

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Acuerdo entre CAF y Fondo Verde para el Clima

Espectador Negocios

Montevideo / Uruguay, 17 November 2016

Una cumbre de oportunidades para Latinoamérica

El País

Madrid / España, 16 November 2016

Bancos regionales y el desarrollo en América Latina

Política Exterior

Madrid, 09 November 2016

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Innovación en el sector financiero: La Revolución FinTech
FinTech es el nombre que se da a las empresas no financieras que están compitiendo directamente con los bancos con préstamos, inversiones, gestión de activos, pagos y otros productos financieros.&...
El papel de los bancos multilaterales para eliminar la violencia contra las mujeres
A través de su financiamiento, cooperación técnica y provisión de conocimiento los bancos de desarrollo pueden contribuir a eliminar la violencia contra mujeres y niñas.
El papel de la infraestructura hídrica en América Latina
La seguridad hídrica es esencial para preservar la estabilidad económica y social de la región.  
Una cumbre de oportunidades para Latinoamérica
La COP 22 de Marraquech es determinante para que América Latina acceda al financiamiento verde internacional  
Colombia: innovación y empresa deben ir juntas
Es importante ampliar el espectro para incluir innovación en los modelos de negocio, marketing y procesos de gestión que respondan a las capacidades de las empresas.
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