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  • noticia - 10 successful interventions in Latin American cities  that could be replicated
  • noticia - Environment, trade, agriculture, and logistics, CAF's contributions to the Panama Canal
  • noticia - 13.7 kilometers of speed, efficience and technology
  • 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...

  • Environment, trade, agriculture, and logi...

    In addition to the USD 300 million in financing for the construction phase of the expansion of the Panama Canal, CAF, Development Bank of Latin America, provided knowledge and support to reduce the ...

  • 13.7 kilometers of speed, efficience and ...

    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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our contribution

Apoyamos proyectos de infraestructura vial, movilidad urbana, agua y saneamiento, relaciones comerciales y financieras, fortalecimiento institucional y buenas prácticas ambientales, mediante financiamiento a iniciativas articuladas entre el Estado panameño, las empresas privadas e instituciones clave que redunden en el desarrollo, crecimiento, educación e inclusión en el País y en América Latina.

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...

CAF and SENACYT promote generation of innovative technology with a global approach

15 de October de 2018

CAF-development bank of Latin America- and Panama’s National Secretariat for Science, Technology and Innovation (SENACYT) organized the third edition of the workshop for patent development. Panama is the current leader in PCT applications per m...

CAF and 100 Resilient Cities sign MoU to boost sustainability of Latin American cities

10 de September de 2018

The strengthening of technical capacities on urban resilience at the national, state and municipal levels, including inter-municipal approaches (metropolitan level) will be one of the issues to be addressed by both entities to promote sustainab...

Panamanian university first in the region to make world’s top 50 PCT patent applicants

14 de August de 2018

The top 50 this year includes 24 colleges in the United States, 23 in Asia, 4 in Europe and 1 in Latin America.

CAF and the Department of Science and Technology (SENACYT) successfully apply for 125 technology patents in Panama

21 de June de 2018

Twenty-one organizations in Panama benefited, including universities, private companies and state-owned entities in sectors such as energy, agribusiness, education and entertainment. These patents will now continue on to the next stage of the p...

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knowledge
img -  Latin American roads are not well prepared to cope with climate change
Latin American roads are not well prepared to cope with climate change
A new guide published by CAF-development bank of Latin America- proposes a series of short, medium and long term adaptation measures to alleviate and prevent damage caused by climate on Latin Ameri...
img - “Hands on DATA”: How to use data science to design public policies in Argentina
“Hands on DATA”: How to use data science to design public policies in Argentina
Public officials, data scientists and CAF executives met in different work groups to advance new projects to improve the design and monitoring of public policies in the nation.
img - There are still five prizes left for those who wish to take part in the “Public Administration Innovation and Education Survey”
There are still five prizes left for those who wish to take part in the “Public Administration Innovation and Education Survey”
Government officials have until June 30 to complete the survey and compete for one of the last five places available at the 23rd International CLAD Congress on the Reform of the State and Public Ad...
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 - 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
events
img - V Regional LEDS LAC Workshop
V Regional LEDS LAC Workshop
The V edition of the LEDS LAC Regional Workshop "Advancing toward a resilient low emission development: implementing the Paris Agreement in Latin America and the Caribbean" will focus on the i...
img - Presentation of the 2014 RED - Panama
Presentation of the 2014 RED - Panama
The 2014 Economy and Development Report titled "For a Safer Latin America. A new perspective to prevent and control crime", seeks to share the knowledge that CAF has generated regarding this i...
img - 2nd. Regional Telecommunications Congress discusses challenges and regulatory changes in Latin America
2nd. Regional Telecommunications Congress discusses challenges and regulatory changes in Latin America
The 2nd. Regional Telecommunications Congress (CRT2014,by its initials on Spanish) is the meeting point for key stakeholders in the telecommunications industry to share experiences, best pract...
img - First Annual CAF-LSE Conference
First Annual CAF-LSE Conference
The Rise of the Global South: Towards an Agenda for a New Century  Perhaps the most important development of the contemporary century is the emergence of the global South onto the stage o...