27 June 2019 | News
On June 26 and 27, authorities analyzed the progress made on the position document that ECLAC will present at the gathering, and shared national priorities regarding policies for women’s autonomy and gender equality.
1 September 2016 | News
The initiative aims for that mechanism to be used as a tool for planning and public policy.
27 April 2015 | Press Release
Latin America’s 40 most important cities generate 30% of GDP, making this developing region the most urbanized in the world.
24 November 2014 | Press Release
A greater convergence between both blocs would encourage structural change in favor of equality, according to ECLAC.
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.
28 May 2014 | Speech
By Alicia Bárcena, Executive Secretary of ECLAC
4 October 2013 | Press Release
Latin America and the Caribbean will have to adopt short- and long-term policies to tackle an international context characterized by fiscal uncertainty and financial volatility.
3 July 2013 | Press Release
Secretary-General of this organization, José Miguel Insulza, emphasized that crime and violence limit democracy and freedom.
18 April 2012 | Press Release
Alicia Bárcena participated in the opening of the Sixth Summit of the Americas together with the President of Colombia Juan Manuel Santos and OAS Secretary-General José Miguel Insulza.
15 November 2011 | Press Release
Representatives of seven countries of Latin America and experts from international organizations will discuss policies on the massification of this service until Thursday.
3 November 2011 | Press Release
During IAME 2011, the organization presented a report on the time that large vessels will take to arrive at South American coasts.
26 October 2011 | Press Release
The Annual Conference IAME 2011 Latin America will analyse the maritime and port sector in the region.
27 July 2011 | Press Release
Document was presented by the Executive Secretary of ECLAC, Alicia Bárcena, and the Secretary-General of UNASUR, María Emma Mejía.
20 June 2011 | Press Release
The Executive Secretary of ECLAC, Alicia Bárcena, was part of the delegation that accompanied the leader of the United Nations.
10 June 2011 | Press Release
Representatives from South American governments agreed to develop a joint agenda on the main challenges posed by food price hikes and volatility.
3 September 2010 | Press Release
According to the study Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 2009-2010, the expansion of trade over the past decade was due more to prices than to value added.
17 August 2010 | Op-ed
Op-ed by ECLAC Executive Secretary, Alicia Barcena. Published in El Pais (Spain), on 25/07/2010 and in ECLAC Notes No 65 (August 2010).
22 January 2010 | Press Release
A regional and eight national reports will be completed during 2010 as a result of an agreement between both institutions.