20 March 2019 | Press Release
The organization’s delegation, headed by its Executive Secretary Alicia Bárcena, is participating in the 2nd High-level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation, being held in Buenos Aires.
20 March 2019 | Press Release
ECLAC, the Development Bank of Latin America (CAF), the European Union and the Development Centre of the OECD launched in Buenos Aires the Latin American Economic Outlook (LEO) 2019.
4 December 2018 | Press Release
At a high-level meeting of the UN General Assembly on middle-income nations, ECLAC’s Executive Secretary stressed the importance of multilateralism and South-South and triangular cooperation.
3 October 2018 | News
The Eighth Meeting of the Presiding Officers of the Committee on South-South Cooperation, a subsidiary body of ECLAC, was held today in Santiago, Chile.
2 October 2018 | Press Release
Alicia Bárcena, Executive Secretary of the United Nations regional organization, and Stella Zervoudaki, Ambassador and Head of the European Union Delegation in Chile, inaugurated the seminar that initiated a week of debate in Chile about the new concept of “development in transition.”
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.
28 September 2017 | News
Alicia Bárcena, the regional organization’s Executive Secretary, and Christiane Bögemann-Hagedorn, Deputy Director General for Latin America of Germany’s Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), headed the meetings in the Peruvian capital.
27 September 2017 | Press Release
The regional organization’s Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena, made a presentation at the IV Regional Conference on Prospects for Triangular Cooperation in Latin America and the Caribbean, held in Lima, Peru.
7 September 2017 | Press Release
ECLAC’s Executive Secretary participated in a symposium organized in Buenos Aires by the Argentine government and the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC).
13 April 2016 | News
Authorities and international experts analyzed at ECLAC the challenges of regional integration and financing for development.
15 July 2014 | Speech
Remarks by Alicia Bárcena, Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission
for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), at the opening proceedings
of the meeting of the Committee on South-South Cooperation, on the occasion
of the thirty-fifth session of ECLAC, held at Lima, 7 May 2014
30 August 2012 | Press Release
The aim of the structural gap approach is to identify the main vulnerabilities and challenges faced by countries.
23 August 2012 | Press Release
The most important biennial meeting of this United Nations regional commission will be held from 27 to 31 August in the Salvadoran capital.
9 July 2012 | Op-ed
Op-ed by Alicia Bárcena, ECLAC Executive Secretary (9/07/2012)
19 December 2011 | Statement
Message by the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon.