CAF approves loans to Argentina totaling USD 220 million CAF approves loans to Argentina totaling USD 220 million July 04, 2017 The first loan of USD 120 million will be used to prevent and mitigate the effects of flooding in the area of influence of the River Lujan in Buenos Aires province, while the second, amounting to USD 100 million, will contribute to institutional deve…
USD 150 million to expand the energy sector in Ecuador USD 150 million to expand the energy sector in Ecuador July 04, 2017 This funding will be used to improve the reliability and extend coverage of the electricity grid, contributing to sustainable development in the country and the well-being of its inhabitants.
Latin America must invest at least 5 percent per year in infrastructure to take the leap toward competitiveness Latin America must invest at least 5 percent per year in infrastructure to take the leap toward competitiveness May 11, 2017 In the region, the average investment in infrastructure as a percentage of GDP was 2.8 percent between 2008 and 2015, according to the figures in A CAF, IDB, and ECLAC initiative which has the most complete data base regarding investments in sectors …
ANDE to finance power transmission and distribution for Paraguay metropolitan system through CAF loan January 20, 2017 The National Electricity Administration (ANDE) and CAF Development Bank of Latin America—signed a loan agreement for USD 150 million under the Power Transmission and Distribution System Improvement Project for Paraguay’s Metropolitan System. This wil…
Energy Efficiency, Key to Safe, Universal Supply Energy Efficiency, Key to Safe, Universal Supply January 20, 2017 If Latin American countries were to manage energy use like European Union countries, they could save up to USD 21.4 billion in consumption, which is twice the cost of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil
The Green Fund for Climate approves financing for CAF's project in Chile The Green Fund for Climate approves financing for CAF's project in Chile July 06, 2016 CAF will manage USD 49 million in the framework of the Climate Action and Development of Solar Energy Program in Tarapaca, Chile  
Germany to back CAF’s financing in geothermal projects and urban transportation for Latin America with €350 million Germany to back CAF’s financing in geothermal projects and urban transportation for Latin America with €350 million May 10, 2016 The German Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ, German abbreviation)and CAF signed an agreement by which they shall promote the development of projects that will benefit, in the case of energy, countries such as Colombia, Ecu…
CAF and the FiiDEM Alliance will work together for the development of Mexico April 14, 2016 CAF, Development Bank of Latin America, and the Alianza para la Formación e Investigación en Infraestructura para el Desarrollo de México (FiiDEM) (Alliance for training and research in Infrastructure for the development of Mexico) sign a collab…