"I call on all with influence to prioritize youth in development plans", says the UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon.
In New York:
ECLAC's Executive Secretary participated in a high-level forum with other representatives from the United Nations' regional commissions.
During events in Paris:
The organization's Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena, stressed the need to seek complementarities between the two regions.
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.
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.
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.
"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.
Watch video on World Refugee Day
Authorities participated in the First Meeting of ECLAC's Conference on Science, Innovation and Information and Communications Technologies, which took place in Santiago, Chile.
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.
See photo gallery
The Executive Secretary of the United Nations regional organization, Alicia Bárcena, participated in the inauguration of an international forum in Mexico. See photo gallery