9 December 2019 | News
Since 2011, Colombian FDI has surpassed the amount of Mexican investments accumulated in the region.
4 December 2019 | Press Release
In the framework of the SICA Regional Forum 2019, ECLAC’s Executive Secretary delivered a keynote speech in which she sustained that inequality, poverty and migration are the basis of the widespread social disenchantment affecting the region.
22 March 2018 | News
The subregion’s overall GDP will rebound thanks to greater exports of goods and services as well as to international remittance flows, despite a deceleration in private consumption and investment.
14 June 2017 | News
The Association Agreement with the European Union obligates the countries of the subregion to have an effective competition policy.
7 June 2017 | Infographic
7 June 2017 | Infographic
20 February 2017 | Press Release
The subregion will continue to enjoy the highest growth rate in Latin America and the Caribbean, in spite of uncertain international conditions and a slowdown in private consumption and investment.
30 September 2015 | Press Release
During a seminar at ECLAC, the lessons and challenges of the integration process carried out in Central America were addressed.
22 June 2015 | News
Report makes proposals to boost the export sector and create jobs in countries of the subregion.
2 December 2014 | News
A recent study from ECLAC sub-regional headquarters in Mexico describes the socio-economic evolution of the Central American sub-region, especially trade and competitiveness indicators.
18 June 2014 | Infographic
Latin American and Caribbean countries are exposed to extreme natural events that can unleash disasters, depending on the vulnerabilities of each. The sectors most at risk are those with high social vulnerability.
2 June 2014 | News
Just over 20% of the richest population in each of the subregion’s countries receives more than half the national income.
5 March 2014 | News
ECLAC launches a study about the negative impact of global warming on the sub-region’s food security.
2 July 2013 | News
The operational launch of the Central American Electrical Interconnection System is the first step towards developing regional generation projects.
5 June 2012 | Press Release
The Mexican Secretary of Foreign Affairs Patricia Espinosa, who also took part in the ceremony, recognized the importance of ECLAC's work to foster development in the region.
3 November 2011 | Press Release
The total electricity production in the subregion in 2010 grew thanks to investments in new power stations.
20 October 2011 | Press Release
Annual report prepared by ECLAC Subregional Headquarters in Mexico contains up-to-date statistical data on the petroleum industry in Central American countries.
19 April 2011 | Press Release
One of the studies tackles the barriers that public monopolies impose on climate change policy in Mexico. The second study analyses the use of energy accounts as a means of assessing sectoral efficiency in Central America.
26 June 2010 | Statement
Message by Secretary-General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon.