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  • noticia - 10 successful interventions in Latin American cities  that could be replicated
  • Latin American cities reduce climate foot...

    Fourteen Latin American cities are participating in the Huella de Ciudades [Footprint of Cities] initiative, which supports local governments in identifying actions, designing and implementing developmen...

  • Latin America needs high quality exports ...

    The region needs to step up the quality of its exports to add value, join global value chains and foster long-term economic growth.

  • 10 successful interventions in Latin Amer...

    Through the exchange of experiences among mayors and the accompaniment of CAF - Development Bank of Latin America- through the "Cities with a Future" program, several urban interventions have been c...

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We support strategic sectors for development as in infrastructure adaptation to climate change, competitiveness projects, urban mobility and comprehensive social development through specialized financing programs towards to generate impacts on productivity, ensure adequate provision of public goods and social services, and strengthening export sectors.
The 5th International Urban Development and Social Inclusion Contest aims to improve quality of life in citiesimg -  The 5th International Urban Development and Social Inclusion Contest aims to improve quality of life in cities15 de March de 2018

CAF is looking for a way to improve the standard of living in communities. Specifically, it is seeking to improve people’s quality of life and to incorporate irregular settlements into the city by coming up with and introducing innovative, rele...

Soccer with Heart: measuring the goals that change lives

28 de June de 2017

A study conducted by CAF seeks to ascertain the importance of soccer in developing socio-emotional skills and other measures of health and well-being in children and adolescents

The 2017 Latin American Communications Congress has begun, the key meeting of the regional digital ecosystem

20 de June de 2017

Leading ministers, regulatory authorities, CEOs and executives of the ICT industry in Latin America will participate in the CLT 2017, a gathering of four intense days of conferences, seminars and meetings. The event is organized by the ITU...

Which development issues interest journalists?

25 de May de 2017

Editors and reporters from different media and countries debated the issues that interest them the most to explain Latin America. Proposals revolve around key points regarding sustainable development in the region 

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

03 de February de 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)

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knowledge
img - Innovation Policies for Productivity
Innovation Policies for Productivity
Productivity depends on several factors, including both macroeconomic and microeconomic, linked to the behavior of production facilities.
img - Climate Change Affects Road Network in Mexico
Climate Change Affects Road Network in Mexico
A study carried out by CAF - development bank of Latin America - and the Centro Mario Molina, showed that there are 105,000 sites in Mexico in danger of flooding. The study puts forward strategies ...
img - Confidence in government institutions, the key to growth in Latin America
Confidence in government institutions, the key to growth in Latin America
Restoring public confidence in government institutions is essential to steer back onto the road toward inclusive growth and greater well-being for all in Latin America and the Caribbean
img - Investment opportunities to meet growing airport demand in Latin America
Investment opportunities to meet growing airport demand in Latin America
Investments needed to increase the sector’s capacity are estimated at USD 53.15 billion, according to a study conducted by CAF in order to help define a long-term strategic regional agenda to boost...
img - How Efficient is the Supply of Water in Latin America?
How Efficient is the Supply of Water in Latin America?
CAF - development bank of Latin America - carried out a study on water safety in 26 cities in the region, and came up with evidence that showed that there was a loss of more than 60% in the supply ...
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...
img - WAITRO 2016 World Congress
WAITRO 2016 World Congress
The 23rd Congress of the World Association of Industrial and Technological Research Organizations (WAITRO) will be held in Medellin, Colombia, between September 27th and 30th. The Congress is ...
img - Presentation of the Project Footprint of Cities in Cali
Presentation of the Project Footprint of Cities in Cali
The Colombian city of Cali joined the regional initiative for the mitigation and adaptation to climate change "Footprint of Cities Project" 
img - Mobility at break point : Opportunities to overcome old paradigms
Mobility at break point : Opportunities to overcome old paradigms
The Chamber of Commerce of Bogota, CAF, Development Bank of Latin America, and the Secretaría Distrital de Movilidad of Bogotá (District Mobility Secretariat), with the support of Despacio, St...
img - Presentation of the 2015 Economy and Development Report (RED) Argentina
Presentation of the 2015 Economy and Development Report (RED) Argentina
CAF, Development Bank of Latin America, and the Centro de Altos Estudios Universitarios (Center for High University Studies), OEI, will present the 2015 Economy and Development Report (RED) in ...