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13 February 2017 | News

The Caribbean symposium on mainstreaming the SDGs in national development planning sets the stage for consideration of a coordinated approach to planning, implementation, follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in the subregion, including through the strengthening of national institutional infrastructure and by establishing a common statistical platform for measuring progress in SDG implementation across the Caribbean.

10 February 2017 | News

Classes will take place from 20 July to 8 September 2017 at the headquarters of the United Nations Regional Commission in Santiago, Chile.

9 February 2017 | News

The delegation was received by the regional commission’s ranking representatives, led by its Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena.

9 February 2017 | News

ECLAC and WHO/PAHO hold joint disaster training in Lima and Piura focusing on the social aspects of a disaster, with particular attention on issues such as health and water and sanitation.  

27 January 2017 | News

The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) and the Association of Caribbean States (ACS) have convened a four-day training course in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, to improve the ability of policymakers from eight Caribbean countries to prepare for disasters and to assess their effects and impacts.

1 January 2017 | News

António Guterres took the helm of the United Nations this 1st January.

9 December 2016 | News

Specialists from international organizations, central banks, academia and the private sector participated in two seminars held in September and November.

9 December 2016 | News

ECLAC presented a new study in conjunction with the ILO indicating that Uruguay’s labor and tax policies likely contributed to reducing the income differential.

9 December 2016 | News

In the framework of the Concausa project, sixty youth between 15 and 17 years of age unveiled interesting social innovation proposals.

9 December 2016 | News

A new document, published on the occasion of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to ECLAC, addresses the challenges of cooperation among the two regions.

9 December 2016 | News

Report by the ECLAC Subregional Headquarters in Mexico publishes economic, social and commercial indicators for the two regions.

6 December 2016 | News

This meeting, which will take place in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago from 6-9 December 2016, is jointly organized by the Small Island Developing States (SIDS) Unit of the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) subregional headquarters for the Caribbean, and the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat.

28 November 2016 | News

Women in rural communities in Trinidad and Tobago benefitted from a sensitization seminar on gender-based violence, held in recognition of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, celebrated each year on 25 November.

24 November 2016 | News

A workshop on Research Data Management (RDM) is underway today at ECLAC Caribbean’s headquarters in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago.

17 November 2016 | News

On November 15-17, this topic was explored during a meeting held in Santiago, Chile, organized by ECLAC and the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs.

15 November 2016 | News

A delegation from the United Nations regional body participated today in various gatherings in the framework of the 22nd Conference of the Parties that is being held in Marrakech.

12 November 2016 | News

The regional commission presented a compilation of thirty publications and four videos dealing with climate change in the region.

11 November 2016 | News

A delegation from the United Nations regional commission is attending the global conference taking place in Morocco from 7 to 18 November.

8 November 2016 | News

The Subregional Headquarters for the Caribbean sent a group of experts on 23-29 October and is now preparing an official report.

19 October 2016 | News

All the panel discussions and publication presentations will be transmitted live on the social networks under the hashtags #CRM13, #mujeresALC and #womenLAC.