Institutional Strengthening Activities
Seminar on education infrastructure projects presented to more tan 25 construction companies
The National Corporation for Development (CND) and the Uruguayan Chamber of Construction (CCU) organized a session on Public-Private Partnerships (PPP). (15-12-2016)
Workshop on Credit Rating for Projects under Project Finance
A workshop on Credit Rating for Projects under Project Finance took place on September 12. Mauro Chiarini (Senior Director/Structured Finance & Public Finance/FIXSCR) was in charge of the workshop.
Workshop on Company Re-structuring and Turn-around Finance
A workshop on Company Re-structuring and Turn-around Finance took place on September 1 at the MSc. In Finance class at the Universidad de Montevideo.
XII Annual Reunion from LAC Debt Group in Panama
Members of the Debt Management Unit and the PPP Unit within MEF participated at the Annual Reunion from LAC Debt Group, which took place from March 16 to March 19 in Panama.
"PPP Foundation Course" 2015 Edition organized by Infrastructure UK
Members of CND, OPP, ANEP, INAU and MEF participated at the 2015 Edition of the "PPP Foundation Course" organized by Infrastructure UK (IUK), part of Her Majesty´s Treasury, from the United Kingdom. (16-11-2015)
Workshop on INTERNATIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE SUPPORT SYSTEM (IISS)
A workshop on the use of the IISS tool from Sustainable Infrastructure Foundation took place on September 13 and 14 at the National Corporation for Development. Marcos Siqueira was in charge of the workshop.
"Contract Management for PPPs" workshop
A workshop on PPP Contract Management by representatives from the London School of Economics took place on November 15, 2016. The workshop was organized in collaboration with the British Embassy in Uruguay. (17-11-2016)
Workshop on "Development of PPP Projects in Educational Infrastructure"
The workshop took place on October 17, 18 and 19 at the National Corporation for Development
Project Management Associate course (PMA)
Designed and organized by the Inter-American Institute for Economic and Social Development (INDES) as part of an initiative on Project Management for Results by IADB (25 October 2016)
PPP Program presented at the University of Montevideo
The Uruguay PPP Program was presented at the University of Montevideo on October 19 2016. The workshop allowed an exchange with the students of the lecture ?Transportation? from the Civil Engineering degree.
Workshop on Alternative Financing for Infrastructure and Energy Projects
The director of the PPP Unit participated as speaker at an event organized by the University of Montevideo at the Hyatt Centric Hotel on October 11, 12 and 13.
Course on "Financial Trusts"
Two members of the PPP Unit participated at a seminar from the University of Montevideo on September 27, October 4 and October 11.
Introductory class on Transportation Demand Models
A workshop on Transportation Demand Models took place on September 26, 28, 30 and October 6.
Diploma on Public - Private Partnerships for the Development of Infrastructure and Services (DAPPIS)
Members of the PPP Unit, the Ministry of Transport and Public Works and the Institute Uruguay XXI participated in the Diploma on Public - Private Partnerships for the Development of Infrastructure and Services. (27-09-2016)
PPPAmericas Conference 2016 - Chile
From June 20 to June 22, a new edition of PPPAmericas organized by FOMIN took place in Santiago, Chile. (23-06-2016)
World Bank mission to present PFRAM tool in Uruguay
From June 13 to June 15, the World Bank carried a mission at the Ministry of Economy and Finance to present the tool PFRAM. (16-06-2016)
Training program on legal issues of PPP in Chile
Last May a member of the PPP unit at MEF participated in a training program in Santiago, Chile on legal issues of PPPs.(28-05-2016)
Presentation of PPP program in Piriapolis
On November 21, 2015 a presentation on "The background of Public-Private Partnerships: challenges and opportunities" was carried within the seminar "Piriapolis Real Estate City, Development and Investments" as part of the 1st Real Estate Show of Piriapolis.
Presentation of PPP Program in Rosario - Argentina
On November 20, 2015 the Uruguayan program of PPP was presented at the Seminar "Public-Private Partnerships and the Financing of Infrastructure" organized by the Argentinean Chamber of Construction - Rosario Delegation.
Presentation of PPP Program at University of Montevideo
On November 10, 2015 the Uruguayan program of PPP was presented at the University of Montevideo. The presentation allowed for an exchange with students of the fourth and fifth year of Civil and Industrial Engineering
Workshop on "Project Finance and Banking Regulation"
On November 9 a workshop on "Project Finance and Banking Regulation" was carried at the offices of the World Bank. (11-09-2015)
Discussion panel on "Recent Experiences on Private Financing of Infrastructure"
On October 22 a discussion panel on Recent Experiences on Private Financing of Infrastructure was organized by the World Bank. (10-22-2015)
Workshop on "Best practices for the elaboration of RFP Specifications for PPP projects"
On October 19 a workshop on "Best practices for the elaboration of RFP Specifications for PPP projects" was organized by the World Bank. (10-19-2015)
Technical mission to the United Kingdom
Last June a member of the PPP Unit within MEF was invited by the British Embassy in Uruguay to participate in the Mission to the United Kingdom along a delegation of authorities and technical experts from Brazil.