Aid for a green development: the Latin American Investment Facility (LAIF) on the making

LAIF makingBlending mechanisms, mixing grants and loans have been promoted by the EU policies in the recent years. Among them, the Latin American Investment Facility was approved in 2010 and implemented since. This research paper by ALOP and APRODEV gives an overview of such mechanism and raises questions on the transparency of the selection of beneficiary companies and the impacts both on the environment and the involved communities.

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