CAF is the first multilateral development bank to sign the Framework for Accreditation Agreement with the Green Climate Fund CAF is the first multilateral development bank to sign the Framework for Accreditation Agreement with the Green Climate Fund November 16, 2016 CAF - Development Bank of Latin America and the Green Climate Fund (GCF) signed an agreement to develop resilient and low-carbon emissions projects in Latin American countries.
Arequipa seeks to reduce its vulnerability in the face of climate change Arequipa seeks to reduce its vulnerability in the face of climate change September 07, 2016 The main challenges refer to providing a greater response capacity facing intense rains, and promote measures to guarantee the availability of water resources, among others, according to a study presented by the Regional Government of Arequipa c…
Successful experiences in caring for the environment were shared in the II Meeting of those Responsible for the Environment August 24, 2016 The objective of the forum was to exchange data from projects for adaptation and mitigation in climate change, and included the participation of panelists from eight countries of Latin America 
Latin America and the Caribbean work on the definition of sustainable consumption and production indicators August 09, 2016 Advances in the work of CPS (for its acronym in Spanish) indicators at a global and regional level were some of the subjects addressed in the regional meeting of experts regarding Sustainable Consumption and Production Indicators, in the framewo…
Quito develops new waste management plan with the support of CAF July 06, 2016 With the support of CAF, Development Bank of Latin America, the Metropolitan District of Quito (DMQ, for its acronym in Spanish), developed a new Master Plan for the Comprehensive Management of Residues (PMGIR, for its acronym in Spanish) for th…
A sip of coffee from the canal basin to toast for its expansion A sip of coffee from the canal basin to toast for its expansion June 21, 2016 The success of the construction of the new set of locks has the face of the community of its hydrographic basin; there they cultivate and market coffee, and improve their quality of life 
New steps for the reduction of the carbon and water footprints in Guayaquil New steps for the reduction of the carbon and water footprints in Guayaquil June 20, 2016 In 2014, Guayaquil, one of the cities with the highest carbon footprint in the region, joined the regional initiative "Programa Huella de Ciudades" (Footprint of Cities Program) created by CAF, Development Bank of Latin America, which seeks to m…
Green businesses: The Panama Canal bet in which everybody wins June 15, 2016 In one month, the scheme for the recognition of environmentally friendly ships will be launched, together with the roadmap to reduce the Canal's carbon footprint, among other initiatives that emerged from the joint work between CAF and ACP …
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…