Promoting creativity and Innovation in LAC (IADB-RG-T2959)

Regions
  • Latin America and Caribbean
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)
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Project Status
Active
Bank Risk Rating
C
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Voting Date
Jul 28, 2017
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Sectors
  • Law and Government
  • Technical Cooperation
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Investment Type(s)
Grant
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.40 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 0.40 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IADB website

Updated in EWS Sep 15, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Aug 3, 2017


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Project Description
IDB: SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY-STI POLICY & INSTITUTIONS "The general objective of this TC is to enhance the capacity of LAC policy-makers to design, implement, monitor and evaluate policies aimed to promoting the development of the creative economy in the region. This will be obtained through three specific objectives: 1) the definition and generation of statistical information and related analytical knowledge products based on LAC; 2) the strengthening of the regional creative ecosystem, through activities of knowledge generation, capacity building and regional dialogue; 3) the promotion of human capital formation in creative activities through the design, implementation and evaluation of a pilot program aimed at improving entrepreneurship skills in the creative economy."
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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).