CAF and the Ministry of Urbanism, Housing and Habitat present proposals to improve the habitat in informal settlements in Paraguay CAF and the Ministry of Urbanism, Housing and Habitat present proposals to improve the habitat in informal settlements in Paraguay November 26, 2019 CAF –development bank of Latin America-, within the framework of its Cities with a Future Initiative, and the Ministry of Urbanism, Housing and Habitat (MUVH) of Paraguay present the publication: “Proposals to improve habitat in informal settlements.…
We promote innovation as a tool to improve urban security We promote innovation as a tool to improve urban security September 17, 2019 As part of the Cities with a Future program, CAF—development bank of Latin America—launched the international workshop “Technology and Innovation for Urban Security,” a space for institutional strengthening where security specialists and decision-mak…
CAF to boost Ecuador’s productivity with clean energy and support for New Urban Agenda 2030 CAF to boost Ecuador’s productivity with clean energy and support for New Urban Agenda 2030 July 09, 2019 CAF's Board announced its support to two priority programs for Ecuador: (1) the Program for Strengthening Power Distribution Networks for the Aquaculture Sector; and 2) the Program to support Ecuador’s Urban Agenda and Habitat Policy, which includes …
9 recommendations to reduce the effect of natural disasters in Latin American cities 9 recommendations to reduce the effect of natural disasters in Latin American cities April 11, 2019 A new publication by CAF and The New School features six case studies on urban resilience in Latin America, which offer a series of lessons to help reduce the vulnerability of cities to natural disasters.
80 million dollars to boost urban integration and economic development in Camaçari, Brazil 80 million dollars to boost urban integration and economic development in Camaçari, Brazil March 12, 2019 The CAF-approved funds will be allocated toward urban integration works, which will contribute to improving the quality of public services in the Brazilian city, as well as help it achieve sustainable economic development.
Intermediate cities and development in Latin America Intermediate cities and development in Latin America February 01, 2019 The good performance of cities between 100,000 and 1 million people is decisive in increasing the productivity and competitiveness of Latin American economies.
Colombian President to kick off CAF Conference: Productivity and Innovation for Development Colombian President to kick off CAF Conference: Productivity and Innovation for Development October 30, 2018 On November 7-8, 500 global leaders will meet in Bogota to discuss the major challenges facing Latin America, with a view to advancing a comprehensive agenda on productivity and innovation to drive growth and development.
CAF and Caucaia sign USD 80-million agreement to modernize infrastructure CAF and Caucaia sign USD 80-million agreement to modernize infrastructure October 17, 2018 A CAF loan to improve urban mobility and build high-quality public spaces will benefit approximately 300,000 Caucaia residents.
Fortaleza: The face of urban transformation Fortaleza: The face of urban transformation September 14, 2018 The city is experiencing structural improvements in the areas of urban infrastructure, public safety, creation of jobs and sources of income, while strengthening the tourism sector.