The call for CAF's Financial Inclusion Lab is now open The call for CAF's Financial Inclusion Lab is now open October 05, 2020 The 11 winning startups will be part of the acceleration programs of Google for Startups, Endeavor or Seedstars, which will begin in January 2021 for a period of 3 months.  All proposals will be eligible for financing from the main private ban…
Infrastructure and skills, key to improving education in Latin American youth Infrastructure and skills, key to improving education in Latin American youth August 12, 2020 On International Youth Day, CAF reiterates its support to building a better future for young people in the region, by funding better educational programs, building institutional capacities and generating knowledge to ensure completion of studies and …
Fiscal consolidation: Key for Economic Upturn in Panama Fiscal consolidation: Key for Economic Upturn in Panama July 21, 2020 Panama has one of the economies with the most developed and robust fiscal policies in Latin America, but a fiscal consolidation plan will be needed to take on the challenge of reviving the economies of the Central American nation and the region.
Digital Transformation to Aid Governments in Fight against COVID-19 Digital Transformation to Aid Governments in Fight against COVID-19 July 09, 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has put the digital capacity of our societies, economies and governments to the test, speeding up its transformation in the public sector of the countries of the region.
CAF Launches Seminar on Impact Measurement for Development: Panama SEMIDE 2.0 CAF Launches Seminar on Impact Measurement for Development: Panama SEMIDE 2.0 July 01, 2020 Training in evaluation is an indispensable component of accountability at all levels of governance. Registration will be open until August 1, and 35 grants will be offered for public servants.
COVID-19: Panama to Receive USD 350 Million from CAF for Countercyclical Policies COVID-19: Panama to Receive USD 350 Million from CAF for Countercyclical Policies May 06, 2020 The freely available, rapid credit facility will allow the government of Panama to advance the social and economic revival measures it is implementing to mitigate the impact of the pandemic caused by the new coronavirus in the country.
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.
“Ideas for the Future” Essay Competition Registration Now Open “Ideas for the Future” Essay Competition Registration Now Open April 07, 2020 "Ideas for the Future" is CAF’s annual essay contest aimed at university students and held in partnership with the institution’s member countries’ central banks to promote the exchange and discussion of ideas among young people across Ibero-America.
CAF to Provide Panama with Tools to Tackle COVID-19 CAF to Provide Panama with Tools to Tackle COVID-19 April 03, 2020 CAF’s contribution will enable the Panamanian health ministry to advance its plan of action to address the spread of COVID-19 through the acquisition and installation of advanced adult, pediatric and neonatal intensive care ventilators to be distribu…