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Untapped Potential: Water, Women and Public-Private Partnerships

More than half century ago, John F. Kennedy said: “Anyone who can solve the problems of water will be worthy of two Nobel prizes — one...

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Climate changeEnergyEnglishTransport

Four challenges facing the buildings of the future

In the 1960s, the Jetsons showed us a futuristic city in which pollution and the use of non-renewable resources did not exist. Twenty years...

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EnglishFinancial Institutions

Blockchain: Democratizing finance

Fourteen million small agricultural producers in Latin America and the Caribbean are exposed to climate change with repercussions on land...

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EnglishFinancial Institutions

What Messi, Neymar and Suarez tell us about Banks and fintech companies?

On May 26, 2013, a tweet from FC Barcelona confirmed that the 21-year-old Brazilian striker Neymar Jr. had accepted a multi-million dollar...

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What can Latin America and the Caribbean learn from Silicon Valley

In 1984, Steve Jobs launched the first Mac. The classic film “Revenge of the Nerds” was released the same year. At the time, computers...

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How sustainable infrastructure can decide Peru’s future

Last March, Peru experienced extreme weather conditions in the north of the country. This resulted in numerous physical, economic and human...

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Can banks serve the Women’s Market without sidelining men?

If a bank makes targeted efforts to better serve women customers, does this necessarily mean men are shortchanged? Global experts at...

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Finance adapts to climate change

Climate change is already a real threat that affects macroeconomic variables and company results in Latin America and the Caribbean. For...

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Climate changeEnergyEnglishTransport

How can we boost sustainable infrastructure investments?

Evidence is mounting that through the right mix of policies and incentives the world can significantly reduce climate risks while boosting...

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EnergyEnglish

How to calculate the cost of generating electricity

When I attend energy conferences in Latin America and the Caribbean, whether as a panelist or attendee, I often hear questions such as:...

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