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23 Aug 2017 description

Resumen Ejecutivo

Motivados por los resultados y recomendaciones del estudio preliminar de los vínculos entre la Migración y la Seguridad Alimentaria (“Hambre sin Fronteras”, 2015), el PMA y sus socios decidieron investigar más sobre los vínculos entre la inseguridad alimentaria y la emigración.

23 Aug 2017 description

Executive Summary

Building on the results and recommendations of the exploratory study on the links between Migration and Food Security (“Hunger without Borders”, 2015), WFP and its partners decided to further study linkages between food insecurity and migration, relying on qualitative and quantitative analysis.

19 Apr 2017 description

Program will boost the coverage, efficiency and quality of care provided by the National Health System, benefiting 70 percent of the population

Honduras will improve the efficiency of public spending in the health care system and the development of its legal, regulatory and operational framework with the help of a $50 million loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).

15 Feb 2017 description

2,7 milliards sur 3 ans pour le relèvement des départements affectés par le cyclone Mathieu

L´évaluation des besoins après le désastre par les autorités nationales et leurs partenaires internationaux identifie le logement et l´agriculture comme les secteurs prioritaires.

24 Jun 2016 description

Programa reducirá la mortalidad materna e infantil en zonas rurales priorizadas

El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) ha aprobado un préstamo de US$45 millones que contribuirá a la reducción de la tasa de mortalidad materna e infantil en los municipios rurales más vulnerables de Nicaragua.

01 Mar 2016 description

$180 million available immediately for Latin America and Caribbean countries

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) today announced it will make available to its borrowing countries a variety of financial and technical resources to support efforts to control and prevent infections with the Zika virus.

18 Nov 2014 description

The Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), José Miguel Insulza, met with the Director of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), Carissa F. Etienne, and the President of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Luis Alberto Moreno, to discuss the development of coordinated actions to address major outbreaks that threaten the population of the Americas.

20 Jun 2013 description

IDB loan for $50 million will benefit child and maternal health in the country’s poorest municipalities

Honduras will utilize a $50 million loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to improve access to quality health services, especially in poor rural areas, enabling the government to double the number of beneficiaries by 2015.

21 Dec 2012 description

$100 million contingent loan will help country cope with earthquakes, floods, and hurricanes

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a $100 million contingent loan to help Costa Rica cushion the impact that severe or catastrophic natural disasters could have on its public finances.

Due to its geographic location, the country is highly exposed to meteorological and geophysical threats such as earthquakes, floods, and hurricanes.

20 Dec 2012 description

Préstamo contingente de US$100 millones ayudará al país a hacer frente a terremotos, inundaciones, y huracanes

El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) aprobó un préstamo contingente de US$100 millones para ayudar a Costa Rica a amortiguar el impacto que un eventual desastre natural de magnitud severa o catastrófica podría tener sobre las finanzas públicas.

Debido a su ubicación geográfica, el país se halla altamente expuesto a amenazas meteorológicas y geofísicas tales como terremotos, inundaciones y ciclones tropicales.

01 Oct 2012 description

Préstamo de US$40 millones del BID beneficiará a 35 parroquias en las zonas más vulnerables de Costa, Sierra y Amazonia

Ecuador mejorará la salud materno-infantil, nutrición y educación inicial para contribuir al desarrollo integral de los niños menores de cinco años que viven en zonas vulnerables con un préstamo por US$40 millones del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID).

01 Oct 2012 description

IDB loan for $40 million will benefit 35 parishes in the most vulnerable areas of the coast, the highlands, and the Amazon

Ecuador will help foster the comprehensive development of children under age five living in vulnerable areas through the improvement of improving maternal and child health, nutrition, and early education activities with the help of a loan for $40 million from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).

11 Sep 2012 description

As many as 75,000 women and their families to benefit from health services offered through microfinance institutions

The Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), a member of the Inter-American Development Bank Group, will partner with Global Partnerships to promote innovative business models that offer high impact, accessible health services to as many as 75,000 low-income women and their families in Ecuador, Haiti, Honduras and Nicaragua. The project will receive non-reimbursable financing of more than $1 million over a three-year implementation period.

29 May 2012 description

Loan for $20 million will benefit more than 80,000 children

Nicaragua will support cognitive, motor, and social development of children under age six in the country’s poorest communities with the help of a $20 million loan approved by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).

23 Apr 2012 description

Efforts include actions to prevent and control neglected tropical diseases, currently affecting more than 200 million people in Latin America and the Caribbean

Most residents of San Juan Cancuc, a town in Chiapas, the southernmost State of Mexico, don’t speak Spanish: Instead, languages such as Tzotzil and Tzeltal resound in the mountainous area. Illiteracy is 52.37 percent. Most people lack access to potable water and sanitation, and most homes don’t have cement floors.

18 Apr 2012 description

Presidente del BID y socios de la iniciativa anuncian el arranque de las primeras operaciones en el Foro Económico Mundial para América Latina

PUERTO VALLARTA, México – La Iniciativa Salud Mesoamérica 2015 iniciará sus operaciones en Belice, El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Honduras, Panamá y próximamente en Costa Rica y el estado mexicano de Chiapas, invirtiendo US$55 millones para mejorar las condiciones de salud de 1,8 millones de mujeres y niños en extrema pobreza en 121 municipios y comarcas.

16 Dec 2011 description

(16 de diciembre, 2011) Se necesitan al menos 4.329 millones de dólares para rehabilitación, reconstrucción, gestión del riesgo y adaptación al cambio climático en los cinco países de América Central afectados en octubre por la depresión tropical 12E, informó hoy la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).

08 Nov 2011 description

$35 million loan aims to reduce infant and maternal mortality and expand health coverage and quality

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a $35 million loan to Bolivia for a program to reduce infant and maternal mortality by improving the health services network in the department of Potosí.

07 Nov 2011 description

El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) aprobó US$35 millones en financiamiento a Bolivia para un programa para reducir la mortalidad materno-infantil a través de mejorar el funcionamiento de la red de servicios de salud en el departamento de Potosí, que beneficiará a más de 788.000 personas. El proyecto contribuye al Ministerio de Salud y Deportes a cumplir con los Objetivos 3 y 4 de Desarrollo del Milenio de las Naciones Unidas.

02 Nov 2011 description

La DINEPA, l´agence d´assainissement et de régulation de l´eau, est en train de mener un effort de long terme pour surmonter les sévères limitations du pays à l´heure de fournir un accès à l´eau potable et des services d´assainissement adéquats.