CAF to allocate USD 300 million to boost Pacific Alliance exporting SMEs CAF to allocate USD 300 million to boost Pacific Alliance exporting SMEs July 06, 2019 The CAF-led SME Productivity Support Program calls for channeling financial resources, capacity building for businesses, technical assistance and knowledge transfer, among other initiatives to boost integration and economic development in the Pacific…
CAF issued first bond for education projects in Latin America CAF issued first bond for education projects in Latin America July 05, 2019 The successful bond placement will be used exclusively for initiatives that increase access to education, improve quality at all levels and strengthen the relevance of educational offers, in order to promote the social inclusion of the most vulnerabl…
CAF, Cite Agroindustrial Chavimochic and Transforme Consultores Train Agrobusiness Companies on Innovation CAF, Cite Agroindustrial Chavimochic and Transforme Consultores Train Agrobusiness Companies on Innovation July 02, 2019 More than 80 businesses attended the 2019 Innovation Week in Trujillo, which took place June 17 through 21 and focused on providing training on innovation through the transfer of tools and personalized instruction.
GovTech and the future of government GovTech and the future of government July 02, 2019 The Campus Party included for the first time in its history a GovTech Latam Forum that brought together digital startups with a public vocation and social impact.
Colombia to host next CAF Seminar on Impact Measurement for Development Colombia to host next CAF Seminar on Impact Measurement for Development June 28, 2019 Throughout the meeting, successful techniques and experiences will be discussed on the use of impact assessment as a tool for public management, both in Latin America and in other countries worldwide.
Education policies to close main gaps in development and human capital training in Uruguay Education policies to close main gaps in development and human capital training in Uruguay June 28, 2019 Education is one of the cornerstones of development and economic growth, and of reduction of social inequities and improvement of people’s quality of life. Therefore, Uruguay has decided to implement a battery of strategies to strengthen it and impro…
“Internet for All” to benefit 6 million Peruvians with 4G mobile internet and close digital divide by 2021 June 27, 2019 Telefónica del Perú, Facebook, IDB Invest and CAF officially launched a new company called “Internet para Todos” (Internet for All - IPT) which aims to connect people with no access in more than 30,000 rural locations in Peru.
Leonardo da Vinci’s Renaissance spirit takes over CAF Gallery Leonardo da Vinci’s Renaissance spirit takes over CAF Gallery June 26, 2019 The exhibit “500 years after Leonardo da Vinci” becomes part of the universal tribute to the renaissance artist on the anniversary of his death.
CAF Approves $10 Million Line of Credit to Strengthen the Productive Development Bank of Bolivia CAF Approves $10 Million Line of Credit to Strengthen the Productive Development Bank of Bolivia June 26, 2019 The CAF-approved $10 million line of credit granted to the Productive Development Bank of Bolivia (BDP) is expected to help grow the development portfolio of the state-run financial institution, benefiting a host of sectors, including manufacturing, …