“Internet for All” Connects 1.5 Million Peruvians in Rural Areas “Internet for All” Connects 1.5 Million Peruvians in Rural Areas May 04, 2020 On the eve of the Bicentennial, this initiative expects to reach 30,000 rural communities in Peru, with the aim of bringing the benefits of the digital world such as e-learning, telework, telemedicine and financial inclusion.
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.
We are supporting Peru’s action plan to tackle coronavirus by enhancing protection of healthcare staff We are supporting Peru’s action plan to tackle coronavirus by enhancing protection of healthcare staff March 31, 2020 Faced with the crisis caused by COVID-19, which was declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO), Peru’s Ministry of Health will receive non-reimbursable CAF funds to enhance the safety of people in the first line of defense in this eme…
CAF, AFD Sign USD 150 Million Credit Line for Climate Change Mitigation in Latin America CAF, AFD Sign USD 150 Million Credit Line for Climate Change Mitigation in Latin America March 20, 2020 Projects aligned with Sustainable Development Goals and that enhance climate resilience in Latin America and the Caribbean will be eligible to access financing at more favorable rates, in addition to technical support and non-reimbursable funds to im…
CAF Goes Fully Remote to Curb Coronavirus CAF Goes Fully Remote to Curb Coronavirus March 18, 2020 This measure ensures the operation, critical processes and the fulfillment of the institution’s objectives in current circumstances
How social innovation improves quality of life in Amazonian communities through cell phones and telemedicine How social innovation improves quality of life in Amazonian communities through cell phones and telemedicine March 11, 2020 A meeting between key telecommunications and health care stakeholders showed the potential of the NAPO Project and the interest in replicating it in new rural regions in Peru
Latin America Needs More Digital Microfinance Entities Latin America Needs More Digital Microfinance Entities March 05, 2020 CAF is bringing together 10 microfinance entities from Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia, Panama and Costa Rica in Bogota to help them accelerate their digital transformation processes.
CAF Transferred USD 70+ Million for Microfinance Institutions in Latin America CAF Transferred USD 70+ Million for Microfinance Institutions in Latin America February 24, 2020 In 2019, the multilateral agency completed record disbursements for microfinance institutions in Latin America, mainly in Bolivia, Ecuador, Panama and Peru.