The IDB updates its Procurement Policies

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has carried out an ambitious “Amendment to its Procurement Policies” intended to support the implementation of the Bank’s Institutional Strategy in such areas as technology and innovation, resource mobilization, as well as in the aspects of sustainability, institutional capacity and Rule of Law. The strategic priorities defined in the first…

Forum of the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean on Sustainable Development – 2019

Countries Recognize the Forum of the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean on Sustainable Development as an Example of Coordination and Follow-up of the 2030 Agenda in the Region This Friday, April 26, the third meeting of the regional gathering concluded at ECLAC’s headquarters in Santiago, Chile, having drawn more than 1,000 representatives of…

World Economic Forum Global Competitiveness Reports 2018-2019

Changing Nature of Competitiveness Poses Challenges for Future of the Global Economy The World Economic Forum’s annual study on the global economy finds a competitiveness landscape radically altered by the impact of the Fourth Industrial Revolution Under the new framework for competitiveness, the U.S. economy is the closest to the “competitiveness frontier”, followed by Singapore,…