Infrastructure and Green Growth Experts Meet in Venezuela Infrastructure and Green Growth Experts Meet in Venezuela October 15, 2019 The seventh edition of the event, organized by CAF—development bank of Latin America—in partnership with the Korean embassy, focused on the sector’s experiences in terms of financing and know-how, in order to generate synergies between the two countr…
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.
CAF to support innovative business ventures that promote financial inclusion CAF to support innovative business ventures that promote financial inclusion July 17, 2019 The call for proposals for the Financial Inclusion Laboratory organized by CAF and a group of public and private partners will be open until 30 August, in order to provide technical and financial support to business initiatives aimed at bringing fina…
Chile and CAF to lead feasibility study for first digital gateway between South America and Asia Chile and CAF to lead feasibility study for first digital gateway between South America and Asia July 12, 2019 This is the first step for laying an underwater cable that will connect both continents and will lead to the development of a digital integration system for the region. The digital highway to-be will improve network reliability and human capital dev…
“Internet for All” to benefit 6 million Peruvians with 4G mobile internet and close digital divide by 2021 June 27, 2019 Telefónica del Perú, Facebook, IDB Invest and CAF officially launched a new company called “Internet para Todos” (Internet for All - IPT) which aims to connect people with no access in more than 30,000 rural locations in Peru.
CLT19 will chart the path to digital transformation in Latin America with more than 20 activities CLT19 will chart the path to digital transformation in Latin America with more than 20 activities June 19, 2019 The 7th edition of the Latin American Telecommunications Congress will bring together more than 60 leaders, including notably ICT Ministers, regulators, executives, scholars and leaders of international organizations. Ajit Pai, President of the Unite…
Essential regional consensus to boost the digital economy in Latin America     Essential regional consensus to boost the digital economy in Latin America May 17, 2019 Despite some successful experiences at country level, Latin America’s digital economy still lags behind regions such as Europe or Asia, according to a CAF report