IDFC Pledges Billion-dollar Funding to Combat Climate Change IDFC Pledges Billion-dollar Funding to Combat Climate Change September 22, 2019 The International Development Finance Club presented at the United Nations its contributions to the fight against climate change in 2018, amounting to USD 134 billion.
New Project to Protect Water Resources from Climate Change September 16, 2019 The regional initiative will initially be launched in Lake Tota, Boyacá, Colombia, but could be replicated in other regions of the country.
CAF to Finance Plan to Boost Climate Resilience of La Plata Basin Countries CAF to Finance Plan to Boost Climate Resilience of La Plata Basin Countries August 15, 2019 The new project aims to help curb pollution in Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay and Uruguay, as well as address the lack of sanitation and access to safe water in the area.
Municipal savings funds implement socio-environmental risk management system with support from CAF Municipal savings funds implement socio-environmental risk management system with support from CAF March 08, 2019 As part of Phase 2 of the FEPCMAC corporate project “Challenges and Opportunities of Environmental Management in the CMAC System with a financial inclusion perspective,” which is executed with support from CAF—development bank of Latin America—a Soci…
CAF and COFIDE advance the definition of a work plan to boost development in Peru CAF and COFIDE advance the definition of a work plan to boost development in Peru January 30, 2019 A joint workshop organized by CAF- Development Bank of Latin America and Corporación Financiera de Desarrollo (COFIDE), and featuring personnel of the Ministry of Economy and Finance, took place in Lima, to tackle issues such as productivity, competi…
Strategic partnership between CAF and IICA to promote modernization of agriculture in the Americas Strategic partnership between CAF and IICA to promote modernization of agriculture in the Americas November 29, 2018 CAF-development bank of Latin America- and the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) signed an ambitious cooperation agreement to stimulate public and private investments in the agricultural, forestry and fishing sectors, for…
CAF reaffirms its commitment to green financing to advance Sustainable Development Goals CAF reaffirms its commitment to green financing to advance Sustainable Development Goals September 27, 2018 During the 73rd United Nations General Assembly, the Sustainable Development Impact Summit, the One Planet Summit with the International Development Finance Club and bilateral meetings with high level representatives in the region, the institution re…
Andean Countries Increase their Bio Trade Revenues Andean Countries Increase their Bio Trade Revenues September 13, 2018 Some 50 representatives of the private and public sectors attended training on policy in the face of the new scenario established by the Nagoya Protocol, which seeks fair and equitable benefit sharing (ABS) arising from the use of genetic resources f…