Registration for the “Ideas for the Future” university essay competition is now open Registration for the “Ideas for the Future” university essay competition is now open May 02, 2019 On the occasion of the celebration of its 50th anniversary, CAF -Development Bank of Latin America-, in collaboration with the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago who will be celebrating its 55th anniversary this year, is organizing an essay competit…
CAF launches 3rd International Call for Proposals on Impact Assessment for #BetterManagement CAF launches 3rd International Call for Proposals on Impact Assessment for #BetterManagement May 02, 2019 For the third consecutive year, CAF is launching this initiative that seeks to encourage government officials in Latin America and the Caribbean to assess the impact of the programs and policies they lead.
SME Policy Index: Latin America and the Caribbean 2019 SME Policy Index: Latin America and the Caribbean 2019 April 25, 2019 Tackling informality, better targeting and co-ordinating SME policies for small business to flourish in LAC, recommends OECD-CAF report
CAF strengthens its relation with China to face key Latin American challenges CAF strengthens its relation with China to face key Latin American challenges April 25, 2019 CAF's executive president, Luis Carranza, met with high authorities of the Chinese government to strengthen institutional relations and analyze new ways of cooperation that contribute to sustainable development in Latin America
CAF expresses its condolences for the death of Alan García April 17, 2019 CAF–development bank of Latin America–expresses its heartfelt condolences for the unfortunate passing of Alan García, former two-term president of Peru (1985-1990 and 2006-2011), most especially to his family and friends.
CAF supports Costa Rica’s fiscal strengthening with US$500 million CAF supports Costa Rica’s fiscal strengthening with US$500 million April 16, 2019 This loan will help cover the short-term financing needs of the nation while consolidating the implementation of the Law on Strengthening of Public Finance.
9 recommendations to reduce the effect of natural disasters in Latin American cities 9 recommendations to reduce the effect of natural disasters in Latin American cities April 11, 2019 A new publication by CAF and The New School features six case studies on urban resilience in Latin America, which offer a series of lessons to help reduce the vulnerability of cities to natural disasters.
Best practices to improve sanitation in Latin America Best practices to improve sanitation in Latin America April 09, 2019 The 5th Latin American Conference on Sanitation brought together over 1,400 people from 30 countries in order to continue the regional debate on bridging sanitation gaps in Latin America and the Caribbean
New course to improve financial inclusion standards in Latin America New course to improve financial inclusion standards in Latin America April 08, 2019 A new CAF MOOC (massive open online course) will analyze the best mechanisms and public policies to optimize access, use, quality and impact of financial products on society. Additionally, it will offer tools for fostering the financial well-being of…