Registration for the “Ideas for the Future” university essay competition is now open Registration for the “Ideas for the Future” university essay competition is now open April 08, 2020 "Ideas for the future" is a university essay contest that CAF –Development Bank of Latin America- conducts annually in alliance with the Central Banks of the region to promote the debate among young people on key development topics in Latin America.
CAF makes USD 300 million available to meet Coronavirus contingencies in Latin America CAF makes USD 300 million available to meet Coronavirus contingencies in Latin America March 03, 2020 The institution reiterated its shareholder countries the provision of a contingent line of credit to support adequate risk management and provide a timely response to the possible effects associated with the Coronavirus in the region. Additionally, t…
CAF Pledges USD 300 Million for Coronavirus Emergency CAF Pledges USD 300 Million for Coronavirus Emergency March 03, 2020 CAF assured shareholder countries it would provide a contingent credit line to support risk management tasks and ensure a timely response to the potential effects associated with the spread of Coronavirus in the region. In addition, the institution a…
Capacity for entrepreneurship: four years of positive results of the CAF program in Argentina Capacity for entrepreneurship: four years of positive results of the CAF program in Argentina December 03, 2019 The link between education and work drives the Program to Strengthen Entrepreneurship Capacities in Argentina, supported by CAF - development bank of Latin America -, and aims to continue reducing the main development gaps in the country, promoting p…
Argentina, Chile and Mexico Win #IdeasParaElFuturo Competition Argentina, Chile and Mexico Win #IdeasParaElFuturo Competition November 05, 2019 CAF–Development Bank of Latin America–has announced the winners of its #IdeasParaElFuturo university student essay contest, held on the occasion of the institution’s 50th anniversary, in partnership with the central banks of other Ibero-American coun…
CAF Promotes SME Internationalization under Mercosur-European Union Agreement CAF Promotes SME Internationalization under Mercosur-European Union Agreement October 21, 2019 The seminar “SMEs into the world: keys to targeting new markets” organized by CAF—development bank of Latin America—together with Argentina’s Ministry of Production and Labor, was held in Buenos Aires with the aim of disseminating tools to help small…
CAF Rewards Winners of “Ideas for the Future” Essay Competition in Argentina CAF Rewards Winners of “Ideas for the Future” Essay Competition in Argentina October 09, 2019 On its 50th anniversary, CAF—development bank of Latin America—accorded a special recognition to Paula Luvini and Josefina Bignone, who participated in the “Ideas for the Future” essay competition, which aimed to collect innovative proposals to addre…
PPP Training for Province Authorities in Argentina PPP Training for Province Authorities in Argentina September 19, 2019 The international workshop “Private Public Partnerships (PPPs) and Tools for Provincial Governments” was held in Buenos Aires, organized by CAF—development bank of Latin America—as a forum to review the main notions and lessons learned in Latin Ameri…
We promote innovation as a tool to improve urban security We promote innovation as a tool to improve urban security September 17, 2019 As part of the Cities with a Future program, CAF—development bank of Latin America—launched the international workshop “Technology and Innovation for Urban Security,” a space for institutional strengthening where security specialists and decision-mak…