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18 January 2017 | Press Release

ECLAC’s Executive Secretary is participating this week in various sessions of the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum, which is being held in Davos, Switzerland.

17 January 2017 | Press Release

The region’s recovery will however be shallow amid persistent external and internal headwinds.

1 January 2017 | News

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

18 December 2016 | Statement

"I call on the international community to act on the global compact on safe, regular and orderly migration", UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon points out in his annual message.

14 December 2016 | Press Release

After two consecutive years of decline, the region will grow by 1.3% in the upcoming year in a complex international scenario, according to ECLAC’s new projections. 

10 December 2016 | Statement

"Wherever we are, each of us can make a difference for human rights -- in our neighbourhoods, in school, at work, on social media, at home and even in sporting arenas across the world", Ban Ki-moon says.

9 December 2016 | Press Release

As of today, easier downloads of the United Nations Regional Commission’s documents.

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 | Announcement

United Nations organization will give a press conference to unveil the preliminary overview of the region’s economies in 2016 and new projections for 2017.

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.

29 November 2016 | Press Release

During a keynote speech given at ECLAC’s headquarters, Pedro Pablo Kuczynski urged countries in the region to defend multilateralism.

29 November 2016 | Infographic

Violence against women is a form of discrimination, directed against a woman because she is a woman or that affects women disproportionally. This violence seriously inhibits women's ability to enjoy their human rights and freedoms on a bsis of equality with men.

29 November 2016 | Op-ed

Op-ed by Alicia Bárcena, Executive Secretary of ECLAC (November 2016).

28 November 2016 | Press Release

In Guadalajara, ECLAC presented a study on trade opportunities and challenges for reducing inequality in both populations.

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.

26 November 2016 | Press Release

The Executive Secretary of the regional organization, Alicia Bárcena, sent a letter in which she underscored his fight to ensure that equality and the comprehensive well-being of the country’s citizens remained a top priority.