Paseo del Bajo and its impact on the life of Buenos Aires May 27, 2019 The renovation of the Paseo del Bajo road corridor may just be the push Buenos Aires needs to maximize the impact of business activity, facilitate urban mobility and boost productivity.
9 recommendations to reduce the effect of natural disasters in Latin American cities 9 recommendations to reduce the effect of natural disasters in Latin American cities April 11, 2019 A new publication by CAF and The New School features six case studies on urban resilience in Latin America, which offer a series of lessons to help reduce the vulnerability of cities to natural disasters.
Data Science to Improve Public Policy: The Córdoba Experience March 20, 2019 The Hands on the Data initiative moves forward with projects aimed to improve public transport and other policies in this Argentine province’s capital.
Strategic partner for the development of Argentina Strategic partner for the development of Argentina January 31, 2019 The main topics discussed by the Argentinian Finance Minister and CAF Executive President were promoting the well-being of people, and investments to support the sustainable growth of the country
Supporting renewable energy in Argentina Supporting renewable energy in Argentina January 16, 2019 CAF is financing two strategic projects that will provide an installed capacity of 80.55 MW of wind energy to Argentina’s grid.
CAF, BICE, and Banco de la Ciudad finance Cafayate Solar Plant to promote the production of cleaner energy in Argentina December 20, 2018 CAF, through a syndicated loan, supported the Cafayate Solar Plant project developed by Canadian Solar Inc., which promotes the use of renewable energy sources, provides greater diversification of the power grid in Argentina, supports the expansion o…
Argentina’s challenges to increase productivity Argentina’s challenges to increase productivity November 21, 2018 Conclusions of the 2018 Economy and Development Report (EDR) by CAF-development bank of Latin America, presented in Córdoba, which examines the region’s challenges for major progress in productivity.
UNDP and CAF join forces to prevent and respond to violence against women and girls UNDP and CAF join forces to prevent and respond to violence against women and girls November 20, 2018 The initiative directly addresses the urgent need to support states and partners in Latin America, which is home to 14 of the 25 countries with the highest femicide rates worldwide
CAF to finance projects that use data science for public policy design in Argentina October 19, 2018 The five initiatives selected for funding will be carried out by task forces consisting of data scientists and public officials