How do banks across Latin America and the Caribbean manage climate risk? How do banks across Latin America and the Caribbean manage climate risk? August 05, 2020 A survey of 78 of the region’s financial institutions, representing more than half of the total assets managed, found that 38 percent of banks incorporate climate change-associated guidelines into their strategy, while less than a quarter have a poli…
EUR 100 million facility to support sustainable development projects in Latin America July 22, 2020 CAF and Cassa Depositi e Prestiti strengthen their relationship with this initiative focused on energy, transport and social and urban development sectors.
The first global meeting of Public Development Banks The first global meeting of Public Development Banks April 28, 2020 The third edition of the Paris Peace Forum, which is set to take place 11-13 November 2020, will be the first event on the international calendar focused on constructing a better world post-pandemic. During the Paris Peace Forum, the Finance in Commo…
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 The two financial institutions have jointly provided funds for investments in environmental protection and sustainable development in Latin America for more than four decades
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…
New Green Space Management Plan for Guayaquil New Green Space Management Plan for Guayaquil March 16, 2020 An assessment of green spaces for public use and urban trees in the city is set to produce a plan to manage green areas in an effort to improve well-being of city residents.
First Green Bond Boot Camp in Ecuador First Green Bond Boot Camp in Ecuador February 17, 2020 The training aimed to teach the fundamentals about green bonds and how to issue them, analyze the role of institutions in the financial market, the advantages for issuers and their mechanism of operation.