Relive the Best of our Global Value Chains, Financial Inclusion and Corporate Governance Webinars Relive the Best of our Global Value Chains, Financial Inclusion and Corporate Governance Webinars August 20, 2020 Identifying opportunities, lessons and challenges in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic in Latin America with the support of renowned experts, publications and presentations and on various topics of interest to the productive sector, are some of the t…
US $ 350 million to mitigate the economic impact of COVID-19 in Brazil August 17, 2020 The funds approved by CAF will be used to reduce the impact of the economic crisis generated by COVID-19, which affects the most vulnerable economic and social sectors in the country.
Inclusion and Financial Literacy, Keys to Reducing Gaps in Latin America and the Caribbean Inclusion and Financial Literacy, Keys to Reducing Gaps in Latin America and the Caribbean August 14, 2020 As many as 13 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean have implemented or are in the process of deploying national strategies to promote inclusion and financial literacy, according to a study by CAF and OECD  
Infrastructure and skills, key to improving education in Latin American youth Infrastructure and skills, key to improving education in Latin American youth August 12, 2020 On International Youth Day, CAF reiterates its support to building a better future for young people in the region, by funding better educational programs, building institutional capacities and generating knowledge to ensure completion of studies and …
First CAF Disbursement for Desenvolve SP Credit Line August 12, 2020 Desenvolve SP is an operation that integrates collaborative work between areas, implements novel financing mechanisms and expands CAF’s presence and impact on other operations in the region.
COVID-19: COVID-19 Latin America's Challenges to Revive Agrifood Chains August 11, 2020 The UN International Trade Center’s Matías Urrutigoity joined the UN University Institute for Comparative Studies of Regional Integration’s Nahuel Oddone, International Trade and Regional Integration program of the Inter-American Institute for Cooper…
Venezuelans can rely on CAF and PAHO to cope with COVID-19 Venezuelans can rely on CAF and PAHO to cope with COVID-19 August 05, 2020 CAF—development bank of Latin America—and the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) joined forces and pooled their resources to encourage and enhance consensus among authorities to provide key inputs in emergency health care as efficiently as possi…
How do banks across Latin America and the Caribbean manage climate risk? How do banks across Latin America and the Caribbean manage climate risk? August 05, 2020 A survey of 78 of the region’s financial institutions, representing more than half of the total assets managed, found that 38 percent of banks incorporate climate change-associated guidelines into their strategy, while less than a quarter have a poli…
IDB, CAF, FONPLATA launch Alliance for regional integration IDB, CAF, FONPLATA launch Alliance for regional integration August 03, 2020 The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), CAF – development bank of Latin America –, and FONPLATA – Development Bank – announced the launching of their Alliance for the Integration and Development of Latin America and the Caribbean (ILAT) to provide…