USD 42 million to transform Contagem's mobility October 23, 2019 A set of CAF loans will be used to build an integrated mobility system, such as BRT, bike lanes and urban roads recovered.
USD 296 million for Line 17 - Ouro of the São Paulo Metro USD 296 million for Line 17 - Ouro of the São Paulo Metro October 08, 2019 The financing of CAF for the government of the state of São Paulo will favor the integration of the new line of the railway subway system and will allow the connection to the Congonhas airport
CAF offers immediate aid to help fight Amazon and Pantanal fires in Bolivia, Brazil and Paraguay CAF offers immediate aid to help fight Amazon and Pantanal fires in Bolivia, Brazil and Paraguay August 24, 2019 CAF—development bank of Latin America—is prepared to make a donation to Bolivia, Brazil and Paraguay to help address the emergency caused by the fires that have ravaged thousands of hectares of forests, crops and pastures, affecting biodiversity and …
Good teaching practices to be replicated in Latin America Good teaching practices to be replicated in Latin America August 15, 2019 CAF—development bank of Latin America—and the Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences (FLACSO) have presented the study: Successful Policies on Professional Teacher Development in Latin America and the Caribbean, which identified successful experie…
Govtech as a Digital Innovation Trend in Cities Govtech as a Digital Innovation Trend in Cities August 15, 2019 CAF—development bank of Latin America—participated in the 1st Government Innovation Meeting to address challenges and opportunities in the use of data and technology in cities worldwide.
US$150 million to improve Fortaleza’s education infrastructure US$150 million to improve Fortaleza’s education infrastructure June 06, 2019 CAF—development bank of Latin America—signed a loan agreement with the city council of Fortaleza for the construction of schools, children’s education and sports training facilities, as well as basic sanitation infrastructure.
Productivity challenges in Brazil Productivity challenges in Brazil May 30, 2019 The “Productivity and Economic Growth in Brazil” conference was held on May 29 in Brasilia, as a result of a partnership between CAF and Brazil’s Ministry of Economy.
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.
80 million dollars to boost urban integration and economic development in Camaçari, Brazil 80 million dollars to boost urban integration and economic development in Camaçari, Brazil March 12, 2019 The CAF-approved funds will be allocated toward urban integration works, which will contribute to improving the quality of public services in the Brazilian city, as well as help it achieve sustainable economic development.