CAF launches Border Cooperation and Integration Fund

CAF launches Border Cooperation and Integration Fund

March 27, 2008
  • As an important initiative to stimulate development of border regions in Latin America, the COPIF Fund was set up with initial funds of US$4 million.
  • The aim is to strengthen cooperation, dialog, mutual confidence, and cross-border integration at bilateral and multilateral level.
  • The Corporation has taken special interest in the OAS report which recommends "development of cross-border cooperation and integration programs, including projects in the environmental area, with the support of international organizations such as IDB, CAF and UNDP, among others."