SOURCE since 2016






SOURCE is the multilateral platform for quality infrastructure led and funded by the Multilateral Development Banks. It brings about systemic change in the way governments prepare, procure and implement their infrastructure projects. SOURCE is implemented by the Sustainable Infrastructure Foundation (SIF).

SOURCE offers a comprehensive map of all aspects to take into account to develop quality and sustainable infrastructure, covering governance, technical, economic, legal, financial, environmental and social issues. It uses sector-specific sets of questions covering all the stages of the project cycle, spanning from project definition to operation and maintenance with the objective to strengthen the capacity of project developers. SOURCE provides :


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Delivery model


Estimated CAPEX


Standard Procurement



  • Energy 15% 15%
  • Social Infrastructure 20% 20%
  • Transport 41% 41%
  • Urban Services 9% 9%
  • Water & Waste 15% 15%


Billion CAPEX

SOURCE Integration in Countries


“The objective of using SOURCE in Peru is to provide better standardization and predictability of Public-Private Partnership processes in order to generate new portfolio of projects.”


Private Investment Promotion Agency, Peru

“I look forward to contributing to the SOURCE platform, and thereby work for the achievement of MDB’s mission.”

Nuria Simo

Chief Information Officer and General Manager, Inter-American Development Bank

“SOURCE brings a very positive contribution to the world of infrastructure investment. For our teams, projects using SOURCE are typically associated with a well-structured preparation process. As an institutional investor, this increases the likelihood a project to be successful attracting the right financial partners.”

Michael Sabia

President and Chief Executive Officer, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec