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ABC

Brazilian Cooperation Agency

AGCID

Chilean Agency for International Co-operation and Development

AMEXCID

Mexican Agency for International Co-operation and Development

APC

Agency for International Co-operation of Colombia

APCI

Peruvian Agency for International Co-operation

ASEAN

Association of Southeast Asian Nations

BANCOLDEX

Development Bank (Colombia)

BANOBRAS

National Works and Public Services Bank (Mexico)

BEPS

Base Erosion Profit Shifting

BNDES

National Bank for Social and Economic Development (Brazil)

BPI

Public Investment Bank (France)

BRICS

Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa

CAF

Development Bank of Latin America

CARICOM

Caribbean Community

CIT

Corporate Income Tax

CNPJ

National Registry of Firms (Brazil)

CNSCC

National Council for Citizen Security and Coexistence (El Salvador)

CO2

Carbon Dioxide

CORFO

Production Development Corporation (Chile)

CSEC

Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate

CSS

Caribbean Small States

DAC

OECD’s Development Assistance Committee

DFID

Department for International Development (United Kingdom)

DGCIN

General Directorate of International Co-operation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Worship (Argentina)

DiT

Development in Transition

DNP

National Planning Department (Colombia)

ECLAC

Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean

EU

European Union

FAO

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

FDI

Foreign Direct Investment

FDN

Development Finance Corporation (Colombia)

FINAGRO

Fund for Agricultural Sector Finance (Colombia)

FINDETER

Financial Corporation for the Territorial Development (Colombia)

FO.AR

Fund for South-South Co-operation (Argentina)

FX

Foreign Exchange

G20

Group of Twenty

GAVI

Global Vaccine Alliance

GDP

Gross Domestic Product

GEF-CReW

Caribbean Regional Fund for Wastewater Management

GFTAM

Global Fund to Fight Aids, Tuberculosis and Malaria

GHG

Greenhouse Gases

GNI

Gross National Income

GVC

Global Value Chains

HDI

Human Development Index

HIC

High-Income Countries

ICTs

Information Communication Technologies

IDB

Inter-American Development Bank

IFAD

International Fund for Agricultural Development

ILO

International Labour Organization

IMF

International Monetary Fund

ITC

International Technical Co-operation

KfW

German Development Bank

LAC

Latin America and the Caribbean

LEO

Latin America Economic Outlook

LICs

Low-Income Countries

LMICs

Lower Middle-Income Countries

MDB

Multilateral Development Banks

MDCR

OECD’s Multi-dimensional Country Reviews

MDG

Millennium Development Goals

MERCOSUR

South American Common Market

MILA

Latin-American Integrated Market

MNEs

Multinational Enterprises

MSMEs

Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises

NAFINSA

National Financing Development Bank (Mexico)

NAFTA

North American Free Trade Agreement

NDB

National Development Bank, generic

NDP

National Development Plan, generic

NEET

Not in Education, Employment or Training (Youth)

NGOs

Non-Governmental Organisations

ODA

Official Development Assistance

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

OFCs

Offshore Financial Centres

PEG

Government Strategic Plan (Panama)

PIFCSS

Ibero-American Program for the Strengthening of South-South Co-operation

PISA

Programme for International Student Assessment

PIT

Personal Income Tax

PM2.5

Fine Particulate Matter

PMP

Policy-Making Processes

PPA

Plurennial Plan (Brazil)

PPP

Purchase-Power Parity

PPPs

Public-Private Partnerships

RCT

Randomised Control Trial

R&D

Research and Development

SDGs

Sustainable Development Goals

SGA

Structural Gap Approach

SIDS

Small Island Developing States

SINACID

National System of International Co-operation for Development (Dominican Republic)

SME

Small and Medium Enterprises

SSC

South-South Co-operation

STEM

Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

TFP

Total Factor Productivity

TOSSD

Total Official Support for Sustainable Development

TrC

Triangular Co-operation

UAE

United Arab Emirates

UMI

Upper Middle-Income Countries

UN

United Nations

UNASUR

Union of South American Nations

UNDP

United Nations Development Programme

UNEP

United Nations Environment Programme

UNIDO

United Nations Industrial Development Organization

USD

United States Dollar

VAT

Value-Added Taxes

WB

World Bank

WFP

World Food Programme

WHO

World Health Organization

WTO

World Trade Organization

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