IDB Lab is the innovation laboratory of the Inter-American Development Bank Group, the leading source of development finance and expertise for improving lives in Latin America and the Caribbean.
We promote early-stage entrepreneurial innovations that empower poor and vulnerable populations in the region and activate new and sustainable engines of growth.
We mobilize financing, knowledge, and connections to support innovative entrepreneurs and the ecosystems where they can thrive.
We enable valuable connections that accelerate innovation and drive scaling.
We leverage diverse thematic expertise to co-create innovative solutions and develop entrepreneurship ecosystems.
In the last 5 years
Vulnerable people reached
Tons of CO2 reduced
approved in projects across 26 LAC countries
from LAC and the world