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What can the private sector in Latin America and the Caribbean learn from Korea’s economic miracle?

They say that Korea achieved in three decades what it took the Western industrialized countries more than a century to do. But, how did it...

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Climate changeEnglish

Four insights for banks willing to seize sustainable finance opportunities

Attitudes towards environmental, social and governance factors are changing across the investment and lending community in Latin America...

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Climate changeEnglish

Sustainability makes business sense

Far from being a burden, sustainability is a business opportunity, allowing companies to ensure their continuity and positioning and making...

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EnglishFinancial Institutions

Pushing boundaries with blended finance in Latin America and the Caribbean

Every transition, every turning point, moves through critical junctures wherein a slight push determines the success or failure of a...

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All-inclusive hotels: A key for Latin America and the Caribbean’s growth

The traditional all-inclusive concept has significantly evolved in recent years to better adapt to changing consumer preferences,...

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EnglishGender

How to achieve women’s financial inclusion: The role of financial intermediaries and strong sex-disaggregated data

In light of the number of initiatives developed in Latin America and the Caribbean to help increase the availability and use of...

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EnglishGender

The gender equality imperative in the workplace

Gender equality is paramount for increased inclusion as well as business profitability arising from their increased labor force...

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Transparency is good for business

One out of three Latin Americans acknowledges having paid at least one bribe in exchange for some type of benefit related to public...

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EnglishFinancial Institutions

Sustainable Finance: What can the financial sector do to better manage environmental and social risks?

In January 2018, Larry Fink, the CEO of BlackRock published an open letter to the CEOs of publicly traded companies. His message was clear,...

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Corporate governance: A pathway to sustainability strategy

Why does good corporate governance matter so much for sustainability and development?  Today’s business environment is global and...

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