The 12thCaribbean Conference on Comprehensive Disaster Management (CDM) has kicked off on December 7 in Barbados.


25 participants, involved in urban development projects all across Latin America, were brought together by the LAIF City Life Initiative to swap knowledge and experiences in Cartagena de Indias (Colombia).

Sharm el-Scheikh International Convention Center, Egypt

A defining moment in the fight against climate change.

In November 2022, Egypt will host the 27th Conference of the Parties of the UNFCCC (COP27) in Sharm El-Sheikh, with a view to building on previous successes and paving the way for future ambition.

Medellin and Luxembourg

Lagreen, the Latin American Green Bond Fund established with seed capital from EU LAIF has developed with the IDB group a sustainability-linked bond issued by Bancolombia, a regional sustainable champion.


With the support of the Latin America and Caribbean Investment Facility (LACIF), EIB Global is working with the development bank FONPLATA in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay on a series of urban and rural deve


The EU and Caribbean countries have kickstarted a new ambitious round of cooperation major issues such as the ‘Green Deal’, ‘Economic Resilience and Trade’ and ‘Governance, Security and Human Development.’ 


Apr 24 - 28, 2023 Santiago de Chile, Chile
Apr 26 - 28, 2023 Miami, Florida