CAF and AFD enable EUR 100 million for green initiatives  in Latin America CAF and AFD enable EUR 100 million for green initiatives in Latin America September 24, 2020 Investments concerning climate change mitigation and adaptation developed in Latin America will have access to financing in competitive terms. Resources available through this partnership are specially valuable in the context of the COVID-19 emergenc…
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…
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.
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…
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…
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.