29 June 2020 | Press Release
In a joint virtual seminar with the Federal Senate of Brazil, the commission’s Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena, emphasized that a new development model will be needed after the COVID-19 pandemic.
22 June 2020 | News
ECLAC’s Office in Brasilia, along with the Global Compact Network Brazil, held a “Big Push for Sustainability” webinar on May 26 in which more than 60 case studies on investments for sustainable development in Brazil were presented.
13 June 2019 | News
Researchers, private-sector professionals, businesspeople, representatives of civil society, policymakers and civil servants are invited to submit case studies.
25 June 2018 | News
The study was done in the framework of technical cooperation activities carried out jointly by the Argentine Industrial Union (UIA) and the United Nations regional organization.
25 June 2018 | News
The organization’s office in Brasilia will publish a book with contributions for the country’s development.
16 March 2018 | News
Representatives gathered in Brazil took the first steps toward creating a Regional Technical Forum of Energy Planners.
24 March 2017 | Press Release
Countries will advance on the quest for a legal instrument on the application of Principle 10 of the Rio Declaration on Environment and Development in late July in Buenos Aires.
15 March 2017 | News
A report prepared by the regional organization in collaboration with Ipea and the German cooperation mechanism (GIZ) highlights the fact that Brazil is one of the few countries in the world with its own instrument for funding climate change policies.
1 March 2016 | News
ECLAC’s mission to the Banco Nacional de Desenvolvimento Econômico e Social (BNDES) will mark the organization’s first venture in Brazil in the area of disaster assessment, and its first partnership with a national development bank in this regard.
27 February 2016 | Press Release
Dilma Rousseff and Michelle Bachelet visited the headquarters of the United Nations regional organization.
7 September 2015 | News
The institution’s Deputy Executive Secretary, Antonio Prado, participated in an international seminar in Brazil on the role of the State in the 21st century.
25 September 2014 | Press Release
Prominent Brazilian artist gave a talk at ECLAC's headquarters.
5 March 2014 | Infographic
It is a meeting that takes place every two years and is attended by the 44 Member States of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) and 12 associate Members. During the meeting, the Organization presents a document which analyzes the development of the region and proposes actions to further progress in the economic and social elds.
9 January 2014 | Infographic
In the last decades, poverty in the region declined slowly but steadily, a trend that persisted even during the global crisis of 2008-2009. But from 2011 the pace that had been folding down this scourge has slowed.
25 November 2013 | Press Release
The intergovernmental meeting called for the promotion of a new culture of integration and a long-term vision aimed at structural change with equality.
5 November 2013 | Press Release
ECLAC and the Government of Peru organized a meeting on the application of Principle 10 of the Rio Declaration on Environment and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean.
4 November 2013 | Press Release
Port throughputs in the first half of 2013 posted their slowest growth since 2009.
17 October 2013 | Press Release
Document highlights the deep inequalities affecting over 23 million indigenous women.
12 September 2013 | Press Release
Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena, took part in the Government Leaders Forum in Brazil.