What is KPESIC Platform?
KPESIC is the Knowledge Platform on Environmentally Sustainable Infrastructure Construction, promoted by the World Bank, with the support of the Spanish Fund for Latin America and the Caribbean. The goal of the Knowledge Platform (KP) is to help strengthen and advance environmentally sustainable infrastructure construction in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) by increasing knowledge and capacity of relevant actors/stakeholders.
- Who can join KPESIC?
The intended users of the KP are technical specialists working at governmental agencies, construction companies, consulting firms or universities that deal with managing environment issues in infrastructure construction in Latin America and the Caribbean.
- How do I create an account?
Anyone interested in the subject matter of the platform can create an account primarily those who perform tasks such as technical specialists working at governmental agencies, construction companies, consulting firms or universities that deal with managing environment issues in infrastructure construction in Latin America and the Caribbean. Attached you will find where you have to address to create your account.
Once your account has been created, you will receive a confirmation e-mail.
- How do I edit my profile?
Attached you will find pictures in which we show you how to edit your profile.
Please, do not miss to fill your Professional profile.
- How do I remove my account?
To delete your account, please send out an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Can my Organization be a KPESIC member?
Companies can also join KPESIC platform and share information with other users . If your company wants to establish links with KPESIC you can send out an email to email@example.com
- Is there any Practical Guide for Users?
Yes, we offer to our Users practical information on the use of the platform in First Steps section.
- How do I create an event?
If you are aware of any upcoming events that may be of interest to KP users, please let us know in Contribute / Events.
- I submitted an event on the Platform and I see it no published ... Why?
In order to maintain the quality of the information, all types of content received will be reviewed by our team of thematic experts KPESIC before being included in the Knowledge Platform. All of the documents, events and news publications go through a validation process of our thematic experts. This is due to the fact that we want that all of the information published on this website have a minimum of quality, fit the subject and are rated for visitor satisfaction properly.
- How do I subscribe to the Newsletter?
The KPESIC Newsletter features recent news, events and reports related to environmentally sustainable infrastructure and is delivered directly to your e-mail. To subscribe, simply enter your e-mail in the space provided on:
- How to unsubscribe to the Newsletter.
To stop receiving KPESIC Newsletter please click on:
- Can I join the activities?
Any registered user can join all of the activities that take place in KPESIC Platform. You can participate in Knowledge Exchange events and activities, including Topics for Discussion, Ask Your Question, Webinars, and Work Groups.
- How do I interact with other KPESIC members?
Yes, in Knowledge Exchange Section, you can share information with other users and subject matter experts. Any registered user may participate in any open spaces such as Forums, Working groups, Webinars etc.
- How do I open a debate?
Any registered user can open a new Topic for Discussion. To request a new Topic for Discussion you shall open as it is shown below:
Once our KPESIC Team receive your application they will consider the proposed Topic and they will contact you as soon as possible to inform you about your publication and it process.
- How can I contribute?
Contributing information is easy: You can send technical reports, case studies, training materials, guidance documents, videos, etc. by simply completing the form in Contribute / Resources. You can contribute relevant news in Contribute / News or relevant events in Contribute / Events
- Can I edit my information?
Your information published may be edited as soon as our team of thematic experts validate the information provided.
- Is KPESIC on Social Networking?
KPESIC is on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Google+ You can also share any information that appears on the Web on the board of its Social Network by clicking on the icons on the top bar
- Is my profile public or private?
Only those Users registered in the Platform are allowed to view his/her profile
- Is it confidential or public the access to my published documents?
Documents, events and news published in the Platform which have been approved by our team of thematic experts will be publicly accessible.