9 October 2019 | Press Release
Participants in the meeting include 24 delegations of ministers and authorities from member countries of the Regional Conference on Population and Development, along with representatives of the UN system and civil society.
11 July 2019 | Press Release
Starting in 2059, diminishing population is projected for the region, mainly due to falling fertility and negative migration balances.
11 July 2019 | Statement
"The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development is the world’s blueprint for a better future for all on a healthy planet. On World Population Day, we recognize that this mission is closely interrelated with demographic trends including population growth, ageing, migration and urbanization."
10 July 2019 | Announcement
The fourth meeting of the Presiding Officers of the Regional Conference on Population and Development will be held at ECLAC’s headquarters in Santiago, Chile, 9 - 10 October 2019
26 March 2019 | News
The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) subregional headquarters for the Caribbean has published a new policy brief, entitled ‘Implementation strategies for youth mainstreaming in sustainable development processes.’
18 March 2019 | News
The First Regional Report on the Implementation of the Montevideo Consensus describes the region’s progress and challenges with regard to population and development.
14 March 2019 | News
A new publication by ECLAC warns that population ageing in the region is taking place in a scenario marked by inequality and poverty.
9 August 2018 | Press Release
The third session of the Regional Conference on Population and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean concluded today in Lima, Peru.
8 August 2018 | News
The demands of girls, boys, adolescents and youth, aging, sexual and reproductive health, and the persistence of gender gaps were among the issues addressed during the second day of the Regional Conference on Population and Development.
7 August 2018 | Press Release
The President of Peru, Martín Vizcarra, inaugurated today the work of the third session of the Conference, being held through Thursday, August 9, in Lima.
6 August 2018 | Announcement
Head of State Martín Vizcarra will inaugurate the event on Tuesday 7 August at the Convention Center of Lima.
30 May 2018 | Announcement
The third meeting of the Regional Conference on Population and Development, organized by ECLAC and the government of Peru, with support from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), will take place on August 7-9 in Lima.
18 April 2018 | News
The situation of persons with disability in the Caribbean and the status of current policy programmes interventions are assessed in a new ECLAC Caribbean study. Entitled `Disability, human rights and public policy in the Caribbean’, the study also identifies gaps, good practices and priorities for future action in areas such as health and rehabilitation, education, the labour market and access to services.
12 December 2017 | News
Commission prepared two studies, thanks to an agreement with the Ministry of Economy and Finance and the Center for Fiscal Studies.
9 November 2017 | Press Release
The Special Meeting of the Presiding Officers of the Conference concluded today at ECLAC’s headquarters in Chile, highlighting the progress of the region’s countries on implementation of the Montevideo Consensus.
7 November 2017 | Press Release
The Special Meeting of the Presiding Officers of the Regional Conference on Population and Development was inaugurated today at ECLAC’s headquarters in Santiago, Chile.
30 June 2017 | Press Release
The Fourth ECLAC Regional Intergovernmental Conference on Ageing and the Rights of Older Persons came to a close today in Asunción, Paraguay.
27 June 2017 | Press Release
The intergovernmental meeting will be held through Friday, June 30, in Asunción, Paraguay.
14 June 2017 | Announcement
Paraguay will host the fourth Regional Intergovernmental Conference on Ageing and the Rights of Older Persons in Latin America and the Caribbean, to be held June 27-30 in Asunción.
14 June 2017 | News
In its Social Panorama of Latin America 2016 report, the regional body identifies diverse structural gaps in childhood and adolescence, youth, adulthood and old age.