environment and climate change
Latin America must take advantage of green financing to achieve growth that is less dependent on fossil fuels, the greatest responsible for carbon emissions
We promote environmental management aligned with the required productive transformation to move towards low carbon economies. We incorporate environmental criteria in operations and finance resources and catalyze investments in Latin America through an integrated approach to sustainability that incorporates economic, social and environmental component.
CAF's Executive President, Enrique Garcia, spoke during the 71st United Nations General Assembly regarding the financial obstacles faced by cities in Latin America with respect to fighting climate change. During the meeting held...
31 de March de 2017
Today sees the opening of a Regional Collaboration Centre in Panama City, to be operated by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) secretariat in partnership with CAF - Development Bank of Latin America. The cen...
18 de January de 2017The purpose of the workshop is for regulators, those in charge of policy making in Mexico City, and national authorities, to engage in in-depth debates regarding the mitigation strategies for air pollution with their peers from other important ...
16 de November de 2016
CAF - Development Bank of Latin America and the Green Climate Fund (GCF) signed an agreement to develop resilient and low-carbon emissions projects in Latin American countries.
27 de September de 2016
The V LEDS LAC Regional Workshop started on Monday in Panama to debate and share the best public policies and ways to incorporate a change in paradigm in economic development