31-August-2013

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Climate Change and IDB: Building Resilience and Reducing Emissions

This paper describes the approach to be taken by the Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) to evaluating the assistance of the IDB (or IADB) to responses to climate change. It documents and draws lessons from what the IDB has done over the past decade with a view to making a strong future contribution to increasing climate-change resilience and reducing GHG emissions in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC).

20-May-2011

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Information and Communication Technologies, Agricultural Profitability, and Child Labor in Rural Peru

The intervention studied here was carried out by the Peruvian Fund for Investments in Telecommunications, which provided at least one satellite payphone, mostly between years 2001 and 2004, to each of the 6,509 targeted villages situated across rural Peru.