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22 February 2017 | Press Release

The 2016 version has a new design that incorporates graphic elements and digital links related to a select set of indicators for Latin American and Caribbean countries.

16 February 2017 | Press Release

ECLAC’S Executive Secretary participated in a conference in Bogota, along with President Juan Manuel Santos, economist Joseph Stiglitz and other notable speakers.

6 February 2017 | Press Release

At a meeting held today, the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Chile, Rolf Schulze, and the regional organization’s Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena, also agreed to allocate additional resources to a programme to support the implementation of the 2030 Agenda in the region.

30 January 2017 | Press Release

Maria Luiza Ribeiro Viotti, Chef de Cabinet to the United Nations Secretary-General, and Alicia Bárcena, Executive Secretary of ECLAC, spoke at the thirty-second session of the regional organization’s Committee of the Whole, chaired by Mexico.

24 January 2017 | Press Release

The regional organization’s Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena, made a presentation before the Foreign Ministers attending the bloc’s V Summit of Heads of State and Government in the Dominican Republic.

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.

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. 

9 December 2016 | Press Release

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

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.

28 November 2016 | Press Release

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

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. 

25 November 2016 | Press Release

Dominica adhered to the initiative on Principle 10 during the fifth meeting of the negotiating committee of the agreement, which concluded today in Santiago, Chile.

23 November 2016 | Press Release

A report by ECLAC highlights dissatisfaction with globalization and projects a 5% contraction in regional exports in 2016, marking four consecutive years of declines.

22 November 2016 | Press Release

Xi Jinping inaugurated the Summit of Leaders from the Media along with Chilean President Michelle Bachelet and ECLAC’s Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena.

21 November 2016 | Press Release

Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean opened the fifth round of negotiations at ECLAC to achieve a regional agreement on rights of access in environmental matters.

16 November 2016 | Press Release

The meeting was inaugurated by the regional commission’s Deputy Executive Secretary, Antonio Prado, and by Chile’s Undersecretary for Social Services, Juan Eduardo Faúndez.

11 November 2016 | Press Release

ECLAC concludes week dedicated to the discussion of how to make progress toward more sustainable development in these areas in the framework of the 2030 Agenda. 

8 November 2016 | Press Release

The organization’s Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena, inaugurated a high-level regional dialogue with the presence of ministers and deputy ministers from 21 countries.

1 November 2016 | Press Release

The Presiding Officers of the Regional Conference on Social Development, a subsidiary body of ECLAC, held its first meeting on November 1 in Santo Domingo.