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IDB Group-Civil Society

The two most important meetings with civil society of the year:

Caribbean Annual Meeting | Regional Latin America and the Caribbean Annual Meeting

Over 500 representatives of civil society organizations from Latin America and the Caribbean meet with international experts and IDB specialists to exchange knowledge and technical experience regarding development.



Uperheroes of Development

Apply from anywhere in Latin America and the Caribbean
Start of applications: May 30th

Many times superheroes save the world without anyone knowing. For this reason, from the IDB Group we want to highlight your work, tell your story and make your commitment visible, which are crucial for the well-being of so many people in the region. Click here for more information on how to participate.

Citizen engagement for climate change actions

Coordination and citizen participation has an enormous impact in getting us through the crisis. Likewise, citizen response is critical to face climate change. Take advantage of this virtual space to listen to the interventions of 4 experts, and join the regional dialogue about citizen participation in climate issues.

IX Annual IDB Group-Caribbean Civil Society Meeting

Bridgetown, Barbados
November 12th, 2019

A high-level dialogue on the latest strategic developments in the fields of citizen engagement, collaborative public policy design, and open government. Find out how to participate here.

Annual IDB Group Forum – Civil Society | Paraguay

Asuncion, Paraguay
April 8th & 9th, 2019

The Mega-Trends that will impact the future of work; the challenges of automatization and the need for new skills; the new labor relations and the opportunities of the on-demand economy; the opportunities from the collaborative-economy and the digital-transformation...

VIII Annual Caribbean Forum  2018 – Civil Society and IDB Group

Georgetown, Guyana
June 8, 2018

The main topics of the agenda were Digital Transformation, challenges for the Caribbean; the IDB Civil Society Strategy focused on climate change and preparedness for natural disasters; successful experiences and new technological approaches.

XVII Annual Meeting – IDB Group and Civil Society Grupo BID | Bolivia

Santa Cruz, Bolivia
November 8th & 9, 2017

International experts, workshops, panels and presentations around innovation, future of work, governments and citizen participation, new technologies and the expected impacts.