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What can Latin American countries learn from Korea in energy efficiency?

Korea has shown leadership in the area of green growth in recent years. One recent project supported by the IIC leveraging Korean expertise...

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Wish there were more hours in the day? Distance learning can maximize time and earning potential

Distance learning in Latin America and the Caribbean has the potential to maximize time and earning potential by strengthening access to...

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Can innovations in healthcare technology leapfrog to better solutions?

In our experience at the IDB, healthcare systems in many countries in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) suffer from severe resource...

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The Caribbean Private Sector: How to expand lending

From what I have seen, each country in the Caribbean offers a unique mix of cultural richness, entrepreneurialism, sector expertise,...

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Why invest in health?

This is the first of a series of blogs about health and education. I encourage you to stay tuned for future entries that further delve into...

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Five ways the IDB is scaling up green private sector investment

Recently several colleagues and I traveled to Copenhagen, Denmark, to participate in the Global Green Growth Forum (3GF) Annual Summit...

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“A man is not a financial plan:” Banks globally target women clients

The typical woman client in Latin America is marrying later, having fewer children, earning greater incomes, achieving higher levels of...

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Approaching infrastructure from all angles: sustainable opportunities in Latin America and the Caribbean

“Please see if it is feasible to create these roads so that they will pay for themselves,” famously declared Franklin Delano Roosevelt,...

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From knowledge to reality: Leveling the playing field for women

What a coincidence that during the same week, the IMF published “Women, Work and the Economy”, the Clinton Global Initiative announced...

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The private sector and trade: ensuring hardware and software compatibility

Like a computer, hardware and software must be compatible. The absence of one or the lack of coordination among the two can leave the whole...

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