The increase in health services has helped reduce the maternal and child mortality rate by 80%
Iris Henríquez, mother of 3 children
Tourism in Barbados has increased thanks to a beach erosion control program.
Leif Brandel, hotel owner
Brigades in Chiapas are working to achieve the eradication and control of infectious diseases.
Alejandra Martínez, physician
For the first time, more than 1,300 rural households have access to electricity in northeastern Haiti.
Eliot Nordeus Dieudonne, power plant operator
The training of small farmers is opening doors for exporting specialty coffee to Europe.
Iliana Martínez, ANACAFE
More than 9,000 young people have received help finding their first job, through Pro Empleo.
Allison Turcios, accountant
Agrofuturo has helped families become organized producers by learning new technologies.
Patricia da Silva, farmer
The strengthening of integrated healthcare networks has helped to reduce maternal and child mortality.
Consuelo Martínez, midwife
Conditional Cash Transfers give families access to education and healthcare for their children.
The Gómez family
20 of 120 women empowerment projects iadb
|COUNTRY||NAME||PROJECT NUMBER||IDB FINANCING*||APPROVAL DATE|
|Argentina||Federal Women Program||AR0231||7.50||Oct 28, 1998|
|Belize||Opportunities for Women's Leadership||TC9709421||0.07||Oct 31, 1997|
|Bolivia||Support a System of Prevention of Violence against Women||BO-T1193||0.94||May 23, 2013|
|Brazil||Project Cambira||BR-M1095||0.15||Mar 31, 2009|
|Chile||Strengthening economic opportunities of women in Chile||CH-T1112||0.40||Sep 27, 2011|
|Chile||2010 Voice of Women||CH-T1097||0.05||Nov 18, 2009|
|Chile||Chile Country Gender Assessment Dissemination||CH-T1016||0.03||Apr 17, 2006|
|Colombia||Strenghtening of Care Model of Teen Age Mother Program-Fundacion Ju...||CO-T1350||0.31||Feb 26, 2014|
|Colombia||Support the Creation of Women's Equity Centers in Medellin and Quibdo||CO-T1323||0.51||Sep 20, 2013|
|Colombia||Culture as Livelihood: Options for Afro-Colombian Women||CO-T1197||0.15||Sep 15, 2009|
|Colombia||Competitiveness in the Informal Sector of Colombia, Gender and Soci...||CO-T1036||0.01||May 16, 2006|
|Colombia||Integration and Institutionalization of Gender in Roads Programs||CO-T1033||0.07||Mar 13, 2006|
|Colombia||TC Support Women Economic Participation||CO0229||6.50||Nov 11, 1998|
|Colombia||Support Women Economic Participation||TC9712515||0.05||Jan 13, 1998|
|Colombia||Equity & Participation Policy for Women||TC9508047||0.09||Dec 14, 1995|
|Costa Rica||Women in Science and Technology||TC0305006||0.07||Jun 21, 2003|
|Dominican Republic||Support to Gen.direct.promotion of Women||TC9502362||0.05||May 9, 1995|
|Ecuador||Women Survey System - SIMUJERES||EC-T1085||0.03||Nov 17, 2006|
|Ecuador||Mainstreaming Gender in Ecuador Country Strategy||EC-T1062||0.03||Mar 29, 2006|
|El Salvador||Community Savings Groups and Economic Empowerment of Rural Women||ES-M1044||1.00||Feb 14, 2013|