ECLAC Urged Countries in the Region to Strengthen Institutional Role in Labor:22 July:
22 July:
Antonio Prado, the organization's Deputy Executive Secretary, participated in Uruguay in the International Forum of Trade Unions and Progressive Parties "Decent Work as a Prerequisite for Equality."

Presented on 18 July:
The study proposes a matrix for analysing the incorporation of information and communications technologies (ICTs) in the education sector, with a view to supporting decision-making in Latin American and Caribbean countries.
In New York:
ECLAC's Executive Secretary participated in a high-level forum with other representatives from the United Nations' regional commissions.
11 July:
"I call on all with influence to prioritize youth in development plans", says the UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon.

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During events in Paris:
The organization's Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena, stressed the need to seek complementarities between the two regions.
According to ECLAC's figures:
Global context of lower economic growth continues to affect port activity, a new ranking from the United Nations organization shows.
June 26:
The regional organization's Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena, makes a statement due to the ruling by the United States justice system in the legal dispute between the holdouts (so-called "vulture funds") and the Republic of Argentina.
Agreements from meeting held in Guatemala:
Ministers and authorities from 10 countries took part in the 24th meeting of the Presiding Officers of the ILPES Regional Council for Planning.
June 20:
"We honour the strength and resilience of the more than 50 million people around the world who have fled war, persecution and human rights abuses", says the United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon.

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June 10:
Authorities participated in the First Meeting of ECLAC's Conference on Science, Innovation and Information and Communications Technologies, which took place in Santiago, Chile.

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June 6:
The meeting organized by ECLAC and Mexico's Federal District Government ended today with a call for governments to include this group's care in their social protection systems.

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According to a new report by ECLAC:
A change in the trend forecast for 2014 would imply a minor decline in FDI flows towards the region.

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