JBIC of Japan grants CAF a new loan for USD 200 million for green projects in Latin America JBIC of Japan grants CAF a new loan for USD 200 million for green projects in Latin America March 23, 2020 Both financial entities have jointly provided for more than 4 decades funds for investments favorable to environmental protection and sustainable development in Latin America
CAF protects 300,000 hectares of the Peruvian Amazon and neutralizes greenhouse gas emissions emitted since 1970 CAF protects 300,000 hectares of the Peruvian Amazon and neutralizes greenhouse gas emissions emitted since 1970 December 10, 2019 The joint work with 400 families helps to combat climate change pragmatically from the institutional commitment, contributes to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG No. 13) and contributes to economic and social transformation for the benefit of su…
CAF Protects 300,000 Hectares of Peruvian Amazon, Offsets GHG Emitted Since 1970 December 10, 2019 In collaboration with 400 families, CAF helps to combat climate change from a pragmatic institutional approach, advancing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), especially No. 13, and fostering economic and social transformation for sustainable de…
The BMZ offers CAF financing for up to EUR 150 million The BMZ offers CAF financing for up to EUR 150 million November 08, 2019 This initiative will reduce funding costs to advance projects that boost productivity and enhance well-being of the population through improved power transmission and distribution systems in the region.
First CAF Participation in UN Climate Change Convention Pre-COP First CAF Participation in UN Climate Change Convention Pre-COP October 18, 2019 Pre-COP25 is a preparatory meeting for the Conference of the Parties (COP) of the United Nations Climate Change Convention (UNCCC). The event is traditionally organized by the incoming Chair of the COP, which corresponds to Chile this year, but Costa…
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…
Colombia Makes Strides on Climate Change Mitigation Colombia Makes Strides on Climate Change Mitigation October 08, 2019 According to the study “Climate Change Resilient Infrastructure Projects,” the Adaptation Fund is emerging as a benchmark for projects that reduce the risks of climate change impacts.
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.
Water and Climate Change Resilience Water and Climate Change Resilience October 02, 2019 Under the title “Water and Climate Change Resilience,” the 5th Water Dialogues, organized by CAF—development bank of Latin America—and the Spanish Ministry for the Ecological Transition, took place in Madrid, focusing on experiences on the effects of…