22 May 2018 | Press Release
In a new joint publication, the United Nations organizations indicate that the lack of retirement income forces many men and women over 60 in the region to remain active in the labor market.
22 May 2018 | News
From 23-25 May 2018, ECLAC Caribbean will provide policymakers in Tobago with an increased capacity and awareness for disaster risk reduction.
17 May 2018 | News
Over one hundred Argentinian public officials acquired new technical skills in the use and application of the Damage and Loss Assessment (DaLA) methodology, as the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) subregional headquarters for the Caribbean carried out two workshops from 7-10 May 2018.
11 May 2018 | Press Release
Amina Mohammed, United Nations Deputy Secretary-General, Alicia Bárcena, Executive Secretary of the regional commission, and Rodrigo Malmierca, Cuban Minister of Foreign Trade and Investment, closed the thirty-seventh session of ECLAC held in Havana, Cuba.
11 May 2018 | News
High-level dialogue during the 37th session of ECLAC included the participation of the Deputy Secretary-General of the global organism, Amina Mohammed, and ministers from seven countries in the region.
10 May 2018 | Press Release
Authorities spotlighted the proposal laid out in ECLAC’s document “The Inefficiency of Inequality,” which was presented today in Cuba by the organization’s Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena.
10 May 2018 | News
At a meeting held today in Havana, Cuba, Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha and ECLAC’s Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena, highlighted the fertile mutual collaboration that promotes dialogue and trade between Asia and Latin America and the Caribbean.
9 May 2018 | News
Authorities and high-level officials participated in a panel on the challenges facing middle-income countries in the framework of ECLAC’s 37th session being held in Cuba.
9 May 2018 | Press Release
On the second day of its 37th session, ECLAC presented a report on activities carried out in the last biennial, as well as the projected work agenda through 2020.
8 May 2018 | News
United Nations Regional Organization Holds a Seminar Today Commemorating its 70th Anniversary, in the Framework of its Thirty-seventh Session, which is taking place through Friday, May 11 in Cuba.
8 May 2018 | Press Release
Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel, UN Secretary-General António Guterres, ECLAC’s Executive Secretary Alicia Bárcena and the Chief of Staff of the Office of the President of Mexico, Francisco Guzmán, inaugurated the regional organization’s most important biennial meeting, being held through Friday, May 11 in Havana.
7 May 2018 | Press Release
Alicia Bárcena, the organization’s Executive Secretary, participated in a session dedicated to the host country prior to the inauguration of the Commission’s thirty-seventh session.
7 May 2018 | Press Release
The instrument was signed today in the framework of ECLAC’s thirty-seventh session, which is taking place through Friday, May 11 in Havana, Cuba.
6 May 2018 | Press Release
In the framework of its 37th session to be held in Cuba, ECLAC will present a new institutional document with its development proposal for the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean.
4 May 2018 | News
The invitation is to watch the live broadcast and to participate on the debates on social networks using hashtags #igualdadALC and #equalityLAC.
3 May 2018 | Announcement
The UN regional commission’s most important biennial meeting will take place in Cuba.
2 May 2018 | News
The tool was presented today in Buenos Aires, Argentina, by Stefano Manservisi, General Director of International Cooperation and Development of the European Commission, Mario Pezzini, Director of the Development Center of the OECD, and Mario Cimoli, Deputy Executive Secretary a.i. of ECLAC.
2 May 2018 | Infographic
In 2018, ECLAC will hold its 37th session in Cuba, in which representatives from its 46 member-States and 13 associate members will debate the main challenges for implementing the 2030 Agenda in Latin America and the Caribbean.
27 April 2018 | Press Release
The twenty-seventh session of the Caribbean Development and Cooperation Committee (CDCC) took place in Saint Lucia today and brought together senior decision makers from across the Caribbean.
27 April 2018 | Announcement
The Commission’s thirty-seventh session, which is its most important biennial gathering, will be held on May 7-11 in Havana.