ALIDE News

ALIDE participates in Annual Forum of the Alliance of Subnational Development Banks in LAC

August, 2022.- ALIDE Secretary General, Edgardo Alvarez, took part in the high-level session “Urban climate transition finance: potentiating the role of the Public Development Banks.  Multi-level cooperation and the role of the Subnational Development Banks (SDBs) in the last mile,” in which he explained the strategic role played by and principal challenges confronting the Association and the development banking system in supporting city climate transition. Read More

ALIDE concludes seminar on The Orange Economy: strategic line for development banking

July, 2022.- During the first day of the seminar, representatives of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)CORFO (Chile) and Bancóldex (Colombia) delved into the concept of the orange economy and explained that the strongest impact of the pandemic on this sector was its digitalization. Read More

ALIDE took part in the D20-LTIC Summit in Indonesia

July, 2022.- The president of ALIDE, Carlos Linares, engaged as a panelist during the G20 Infrastructure Investors Dialogue: Leveraging Private Sector Participation in Sustainable Infrastructure Investment, a panel discussion aiming at encouraging private sector to ramp up investments in sustainable infrastructure. Read More

AIB Bank N.V. joins ALIDE as a member

June, 2022.- AIB Bank N.V. of Aruba joined the Latin American Association of Development Financing Institutions (ALIDE) as a new active member at the Association’s Fifty-second General Assembly Meeting, with a view to becoming part of the region’s network of banks and financial institutions working to advance the economic and social development of Latin America and the Caribbean. Read More

ALIDE brings seminar on digital means of payment and financial inclusion to an end

June, 2022.- The speakers discussed the strategies, plans and projects adopted in the framework of digital transformation, innovation and financial inclusion processes by prominent development banks of Argentina, Brazil and Colombia. Representatives of Banco do Nordeste do Brasil shared their experiences in digital and cultural transformation, together with their most successful digital initiatives, their Crediamigo program application and their Innovation Hub. Read More

Readiness Project: Argentina and Paraguay share with Guatemala their experiences on sustainable finance working committees

May, 2022.-  In the framework of the Readiness Project – ALIDE, representatives of the Designated National Authority (DNA) of Guatemala, the Ministry of the Environment and Natural Resources, met with members of the Sustainable Finance Working Committees of Argentina and Paraguay to find out more about their initiatives and to learn from their experiences. Read More

Fifty-second ALIDE General Assembly culminates with the Declaration of Curacao

May, 2022.- The fifty-second General Assembly of the Latin American Association of Development Financing Institutions (ALIDE),  held in Curaçao with the backing of the Curaçao Development Corporation (Korpodeko) came to a close after four days of activities. Read More

The ALIDE 2022 prizes are awarded in Curacao

May, 2022.- The ALIDE 2022 prizes recognizing and promoting innovation and good practices among development financing institutions were awarded at the Fifty-second General Assembly of the Latin American Association of Development Financing Institutions (ALIDE),  held in Curaçao with the support of the Curaçao Development Corporation (Korpodeko). Read More

ALIDE’s Fifty-second General Assembly is inaugurated in Curacao

May, 2022.- The Fifty-second General Assembly of ALIDE, organized by the Latin American Association of Development Financing Institutions (ALIDE)  and the  Curaçao Development Corporation (Korpodeko), was inaugurated in Willemstad as a hybrid event. This allowed for the in-person and virtual participation of over 200 representatives of Latin American and Caribbean development banks and interested parties. Read More

Everything is set for the 52nd General Assembly of ALIDE in Curaçao

May, 2022.- The Latin American Association of Development Financing Institutions (ALIDE) and the Curaçao Development Corporation (Korpodeko) completed preparations to celebrate the 52nd General Assembly of ALIDE that will take place at the Hotel Curaçao Marriott Beach Resort in Willemstad, from May 17 to 20. Read More

ALIDE organizes webinar on the outlook for sustainable finance after Glasgow

May, 2022.- The Latin American Association of Development Financing Institutions (ALIDE) organized the webinar “Outlook for Sustainable Finance after Glasgow,” which examined the sustainable finance situation in Latin America, thematic bond initiatives at the international level, and the agreements made during the COP26 held in Glasgow. Read More

ALIDE assumed the general secretariat and the presidency of WFDFI

April, 2022.- The Latin American Association of Development Financing Institutions (ALIDE) assumed the General Secretariat and the Presidency of World Federation of Development Financing Institutions (WFDFI) at the last meeting of that organization’s Board of Governors held on April 4. Read More

Desenvolve SP became a new member of ALIDE

March, 2022.- The financial institution of the Government of the State of São Paulo seeks to promote sustainable development through profitable financial solutions that create value. Read More

ALIDE participated in the conference for the 50th anniversary of the FEPAC
March, 2022.-
During the event, the institution signed cooperation agreements with FEPAC and CNEC. Read More

ALIDE and Federación de Colegios de Economistas de la República Mexicana signed a cooperation agreement
March, 2022.-
Both entities agreed to collaborate to promote aspects related to financing and economic and social development through committees, economic studies and academic events. Read More

ALIDE participated in the meeting of the Water Finance Coalition
February, 2022.-
During the meeting, the Latin American Regional Report on the Role of Public Development Banks (PDBs) in the Water Sector was presented. Read More

ALIDE and IDB organized a webinar about gender biases in financing women’s MSMES
February, 2022.-
In the discussion participated representants of the Financial Alliance For Women, Comisión para el Mercado Financiero, the CNBV and Bandesal. Read More

Call for the ALIDE Awards 2022
January
, 2022.- The annual competition held since 2009, seeks to recognize the most outstanding practices of ALIDE members to promote the dissemination and the exchange of innovative, and sustainable initiatives in the region. Read More

ALIDE celebrates 54 years as the development banking community in Latin America and the Caribbean
January
, 2022.- The Latin American Association of Development Financing Institutions (ALIDE) celebrates his 54th institutional anniversary with a virtual fellowship meeting, where participated ALIDE’s president, Carlos Linares; the general secretary, Edgardo Alvarez and the institution’s employees. Read More