Siete organismos multilaterales hacen una propuesta conjunta para el desarrollo económico del Caribe

WASHINGTON– The leaders of seven multilateral organizations have appealed for global support of a report issued by a high-level United Nations panel calling for ending extreme poverty and promoting sustainable development in the Caribbean and other countries.

The Inter-American Bank (IDB) said on Wednesday that the leaders of the multilateral organizations offered their support for the panel’s findings in a joint letter to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

Besides the IDB, the institutions comprise the African Development Bank, Asian Development Bank, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, European Investment Bank, International Monetary Fund and the World Bank Group.

The support includes contributions the institutions could make to implementation, at the country level, of knowledge for development, a robust financing framework, and a “data revolution