Code for Development is the IDB Group's effort to catalog open-source software that meets the needs of governments and citizens. As we celebrate the accomplishments of its third year, the world is now a very different place. Facing a worldwide pandemic has emphasized the magnitude of many development challenges, and highlights the urgency of the changes necessary to meet them. … [Read more...] about Code for Development: three years of open-source solutions without borders
Lorena Rodríguez Bu is the Chief of the Knowledge and Learning Division at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). She has 15 years of experience in the field of knowledge and learning, having led various publications and the development of methodologies for capturing and systematizing knowledge of corporate projects and initiatives. Lorena has held different positions within the IDB, including Head of the Client Relations Unit in the Knowledge, Innovation and Communication Sector (KIC), Sector Specialist in the representation of Honduras, and Knowledge Specialist at IDB Headquarters in Washington and in its Office in Colombia. Before joining the IDB, Lorena served as Legal Advisor to the Privatization Commission of Honduras, where she directed the legal aspects of the concession process of the Honduran airport system, and participated in the preparation and discussion of the Concessions and Civil Aeronautics Law, among other projects. Lorena is a lawyer and has a PhD in Administrative Law from the University of Barcelona, Spain.