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.
New Santa Lucia River Dam to Benefit 2 Million in Uruguay New Santa Lucia River Dam to Benefit 2 Million in Uruguay December 03, 2019 CAF is set to finance the construction of a dam over the Casupá stream—part of the Santa Lucia River basin—which will help ensure long-term water supply for residents of the Greater Montevideo area.
New CAF Co-funded Thermal Power Plant in Uruguay New CAF Co-funded Thermal Power Plant in Uruguay November 12, 2019 CAF disbursed USD 180 million to the project, which ensures greater independence in the nation’s power supply
CAF to partially fund Central Railway Project with an $85-million loan October 08, 2019 CAF will grant a loan to help boost Uruguay’s sustainable growth and build the nation’s capacity as a regional logistics platform.
New Salto Wastewater Treatment Plant New Salto Wastewater Treatment Plant October 04, 2019 The infrastructure was built to treat wastewater generated by residents, thus minimizing pollution of the Uruguay River and improving quality of life of about 100,000 people in the area.
First PPP Project in Uruguay Education Sector First PPP Project in Uruguay Education Sector October 02, 2019 By funding a Public Private Partnership (PPP) project, CAF will help improve access to preschool education, and in general strengthen early childhood in the country.
New CAF-AM Fund to Finance up to $350 Million in Central Railway Project New CAF-AM Fund to Finance up to $350 Million in Central Railway Project September 17, 2019 CAF-AM Central Railway, a financial trust managed by a subsidiary of CAF—development bank of Latin American—, will invest in the Central Railway Project, with a view to helping boost infrastructure investment in Uruguay. The issue was presented to in…
CAF to Finance Plan to Boost Climate Resilience of La Plata Basin Countries CAF to Finance Plan to Boost Climate Resilience of La Plata Basin Countries August 15, 2019 The new project aims to help curb pollution in Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay and Uruguay, as well as address the lack of sanitation and access to safe water in the area.
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…