Inter-American Development Bank
The Inter-American Development Bank seeks to eliminate poverty and inequality and promote sustainable economic growth in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Through financial and technical support for countries working to reduce poverty and inequality, we help improve health and education, and advance infrastructure.
We are the leading source of development financing for Latin America and the Caribbean. We provide loans, grants, and technical assistance in addition to conducting extensive research.
Focusing on the following sustainable development goals (SDGs)
How we work
The IDB prioritises social inclusion and equality, productivity and innovation, and regional economic integration in its development work across Latin America and the Caribbean. In doing so, it addresses the cross-cutting issues of gender equality and diversity, climate change and environmental sustainability, and institutional capacity and the rule of law.
... and why
Our aim is to achieve development in a sustainable, climate-friendly way.
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We have earned the EDGE certification for the third time, a prestigious business distinction that recognises our efforts to be an equitable workplace. EDGE has evaluated our organisation on equal pay for equivalent work, recruitment and promotion, leadership development, training, mentoring, flexible working arrangements, and company culture.
We want to lead by example as we put equity at the centre of our operations and talent management practices.
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"I want to work with people who are committed to improving lives in the region and enjoy their jobs because then, they will be willing to go far and beyond in their job responsibilities."
IT Team Leader
"At the IDB you can do things yourself and see the end result – you actually notice the impact of your work."
Accounting Division Chief of the Finance Department
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