CAF and 100 Resilient Cities sign MoU to boost sustainability of Latin American cities CAF and 100 Resilient Cities sign MoU to boost sustainability of Latin American cities September 10, 2018 The strengthening of technical capacities on urban resilience at the national, state and municipal levels, including inter-municipal approaches (metropolitan level) will be one of the issues to be addressed by both entities to promote sustainable dev…
US$80 million to modernize urban infrastructure of Caucaia in northeastern Brazil US$80 million to modernize urban infrastructure of Caucaia in northeastern Brazil July 17, 2018 CAF loan to improve urban mobility and build high-quality public spaces will benefit approximately 300,000 Caucaia residents.
US$152 million to finance first Quito subway line US$152 million to finance first Quito subway line July 17, 2018 CAF approved a second loan to finance the first subway line in Quito, which is expected to improve mobility and reduce traffic congestion in the city, benefitting approximately 450,000 passengers every day.
Challenges and opportunities of PPP contracts in Ecuador Challenges and opportunities of PPP contracts in Ecuador June 06, 2018 The Guide on Public-Private Partnerships for Regional and Local Governments presented by CAF is a tool to promote understanding of the public-private partnership model and to define how they should fit into strategic planning instruments of urban set…
Challenges and Opportunities of PPP Contracts in Ecuador Challenges and Opportunities of PPP Contracts in Ecuador June 06, 2018 The Guide on Public-Private Partnerships for Regional and Local Governments presented by CAF is a tool to promote understanding of the public-private partnership model and to define how they should fit into strategic planning instruments of urban set…
Guayaquil’s urban transformation, an example for the rest of Latin America Guayaquil’s urban transformation, an example for the rest of Latin America May 28, 2018 Thanks to comprehensive urban interventions, Guayaquil redeveloped in just a few years important public spaces such as riverside boardwalks, parks, streets and squares.
Accessibility and Social Inclusion: Infrastructure Challenges in Latin America Accessibility and Social Inclusion: Infrastructure Challenges in Latin America April 25, 2018 Some of the central themes addressed in the afternoon session on the first day of the Infrastructure for Latin America Development Conference included connectivity of cities to improve quality of life of residents, the benefits of regional integratio…
How Efficient is the Supply of Water in Latin America? How Efficient is the Supply of Water in Latin America? March 15, 2018 CAF - development bank of Latin America - carried out a study on water safety in 26 cities in the region, and came up with evidence that showed that there was a loss of more than 60% in the supply of water. These and other results will be discussed a…