ē Coffee Leaf Rust disease, known as Roya in Spanish, has affected more than 593,037 hectares of Coffee plantations (54.8% of the total); displaced workers are estimated on 373,584 people (17.2% of the total), and crop losses exceed 3.5 million 60 kg-b
ē During the period 2010-2012, CABEI has financed US$1,328.6 million for renewable energy projects in the region. Among them, initiatives related to hydropower, wind and geothermal renewable energy, and projects aimed at improving electricity transmis
ē ē The Honduran Nick Rischbieth will lead the regional organization for a new five-year period. Dr. Rischbieth has boosted CABEIís Modernization Plan, positioning the institution as the main financial multilateral of the Central American region.
ē ICDF from the Republic of China (Taiwan) and CABEI organized a seminar on the development of Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing (SIG/RS) and capacity building in Central America to facilitate the control of public investment.
Italian experts concluded a two day training in San Salvador directed to judges, police officers and prosecutors, supervisors and representatives of financial intelligence units from the Central American Integration System (SICA)