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Inter-American Development Bank

Headquarters: 1300 New York Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20577


PRESIDENTLuis A. Moreno,19639.html

The above list of key personnel was updated 09–2017.

The above list of key personnel was updated 09–2017.

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) was established in 1959 to help accelerate economic and social development in Latin America and the Caribbean.

The Bank has 48 member countries, 26 of which are borrowing members in Latin America and the Caribbean.,5995.html

Sources of Information

Business Opportunities

IDB projects in Latin America and the Caribbean create contract opportunities for businesses and consultants.,8148.html

Career Opportunities

The IDB relies on professionals with expertise in economics, education, energy, environmental sustainability, financial markets, institutional capacity, investment funds, rural development and disaster risk, science and technology, social protection and health, transport, water and sanitation, and other fields to carry out its mission.,1165.html


The IDB posts datasets on its Web site.


The IDB maintains a glossary on its Web site.,18952.html

Key Facts

To learn at glance who leads the IDB, how many people it employs, how many countries are members, who are its clients, and recent annual levels of its approved lending, visit the "Key Facts" section.,18246.html

Learning Resources

Online courses are accessible on the IDB Web site.,20468.html

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A variety of publications—annual reports, books, catalogs and brochures, databases and datasets, discussion and working papers, journals, magazines, monographs, newsletters—is available online.

Social Media

The IDB tweets announcements and other newsworthy items on Twitter.

The IDB has a Facebook account.