Join the forum that brings together the most well-known leaders in environmental and social sustainability and governance in Latin America and the Caribbean.

SW2019 promotes a high level dialogue between the most innovative decision-makers and the dissemination of sustainable business cases. We share experiences that make our region grow.

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IDB Invest’s Sustainability Week has positioned itself in the region as a platform and forum for sharing experiences and developing knowledge networks. The event has become the major knowledge forum on social, environmental and corporate governance sustainability for the private sector in Latin America and the Caribbean.

This year’s focus is risk management and the measurement of development impact related to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Participants: Business partners, investors, and companies in various sectors and industries, such as infrastructure (transportation, energy, water and sanitation, etc.), financial institutions, agribusinesses, manufacturing, tourism and others.


The 2018 Sustainability Week event took place on May 7-11 in Lima, Peru. The event brought together more than 400 participants from 250 different organizations. Eighty-five percent of participants reported that Sustainability Week was excellent or very good for creating new connections, while eighty-eight percent indicated they became better informed regarding IDB Invest’s products during the event.

Participation is by invitation and each year there is greater interest among clients and interest groups.

IDB Invest: who are we?

IDB Invest, the private sector institution of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group, is a multilateral development bank committed to supporting business in Latin America and the Caribbean. IDB Invest finances sustainable enterprises and projects to achieve financial results that maximize economic, social, and environmental development in the region. With a portfolio of US$12.1 billion in assets under management and 329 clients in 21 countries, IDB Invest provides innovative financial solutions and advisory services that respond to its clients’ demands in a variety of sectors.



Panama City

JW Marriott Hotel


June 24-28


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“The event allows us to exchange knowledge and measure ourselves as a company”

2018 Highlights

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Get preferential rates at the JW Marriott hotel, venue for SW2019. Limited availability.