Evaluation of Productive Opportunities and Public Investment Priorities in Least Developed Regions o (IADB-CR-T1201)

Countries
  • Costa Rica
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Approved
Bank Risk Rating
C
Risk rating varies among banks and may refer only to the particular investment and not to the risk for the project as a whole. Projects marked 'U' have an 'Unknown' risk rating at the time of disclosure.
Voting Date
Nov 6, 2019
The estimate day the bank will vote on a proposed investment. The decision dates may change, so review updated project documents or contact the EWS team.
Borrower
Government of Costa Rica
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Climate and Environment
  • Industry and Trade
  • Technical Cooperation
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Grant
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, etc.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.43 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 0.43 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IADB website

Updated in EWS Nov 21, 2019


Contribute Information
Can you contribute information about this project?
Contact the EWS Team

Project Description

The objective of this TC is to design the Territorial Strategy for the Decarbonized Development of Costa Rica (TSDD), an input for the 2050 National Strategic Plan (PEN 2050), with special emphasis on the least developed rural areas of the country. This TC will allow to i) construct a spatial inventory of carbon emissions in Costa Rica to prioritize productive poles compatible with the 2018-2050 National Decarbonization Plan (DP), ii) determine the macro-level effects of proposed territorial strategy scenarios on economic and environmental variables using an Integrated Environmental Economic Model (IEEM), iii) determine the corresponding public-private investment required, and its sequencing, for the prioritized production poles to trigger deconcentrated economic growth at a territorial level, identifying investment in quality and resilient infrastructure to boost competitiveness and generate productive opportunities with social inclusion.

Investment Description
  • Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)
Contact Information

ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF IADB

The Independent Consultation and Investigation Mechanism (MICI) is the independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who have been or are likely to be adversely affected by an Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) or Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC)-funded project. If you submit a complaint to MICI, they may assist you in addressing the problems you raised through a dispute-resolution process with those implementing the project and/or through an investigation to assess whether the IDB or IIC is following its own policies for preventing or mitigating harm to people or the environment. You can submit a complaint by sending an email to MICI@iadb.org. You can learn more about the MICI and how to file a complaint at http://www.iadb.org/en/mici/mici,1752.html (in English) or http://www.iadb.org/es/mici/mici,1752.html (Spanish).