29 April 2020 | Press Release
Caribbean Heads of State and Finance Ministers met with ECLAC’s Executive Secretary Alicia Bárcena, to analyze debt relief proposals and other measures to fight the effects of the pandemic.
9 April 2020 | Press Release
Full copy of the report at: http://bit.ly/fsdr2020.
2 March 2020 | News
ECLAC’s Executive Secretary spoke at a CAF seminar on the challenges of growth in Latin America.
12 December 2019 | Press Release
According to a new annual report by the United Nations regional organization, the region will grow 0.1% in 2019 and 1.3% in 2020.
9 December 2019 | News
A study by ECLAC’s office in Montevideo simulates distinct scenarios for growth in the market share of this kind of vehicle, and estimates their impact on national and subnational tax revenue.
31 July 2019 | Press Release
ECLAC presents its Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean, highlighting the importance of expanding fiscal space and reorienting investment, productivity and monetary policies to spur the economies of countries in the region.
18 July 2019 | News
ECLAC’s Executive Secretary took part in an event organized by the UN Global Compact and the permanent missions of Argentina and Lebanon on the sidelines of the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development going on through Friday in New York.
9 July 2019 | Press Release
On the first day of the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development 2019, ECLAC’s Executive Secretary, speaking on behalf of the five United Nations regional commissions, gave an account of the progress made toward meeting the SDGs and called for putting equality at the center.
27 June 2019 | Press Release
The organization’s Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena, reiterated the importance of reducing the high level of tax evasion and illicit financial flows, upon presenting the “Fiscal Panorama of Latin America and the Caribbean 2019” in Washington.
11 April 2019 | Press Release
More than 60 international organizations led by the United Nations released the Financing for Sustainable Development Report 2019.
25 March 2019 | Press Release
Report "Revenue Statistics in Latin America and the Caribbean 2019" was launched today at ECLAC during the XXXI Regional Seminar on Fiscal Policy.
25 March 2019 | Press Release
Ministers and authorities from 10 countries in the region are meeting at ECLAC to dialogue about how to expand fiscal space and bolster financing of the 2030 Agenda.
22 March 2019 | Press Release
In its annual publication “Fiscal Panorama of Latin America and the Caribbean 2019,” the organization highlights the role of tax policy in fulfilling the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
18 March 2019 | Announcement
The XXXI Regional Seminar on Fiscal Policy will take place at the organization’s headquarters in Santiago, Chile on March 25-26.
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.
27 March 2018 | Press Release
Joint report by OECD, ECLAC, IDB and CIAT was launched during the 30th Regional Seminar on Fiscal Policy.
26 March 2018 | Press Release
Authorities from various countries and international experts meet at ECLAC for the 30th Regional Seminar on Fiscal Policy.
23 March 2018 | Press Release
In its annual publication “Fiscal Panorama of Latin America 2018”, the organization analyzes fiscal policy in the region over the last three decades and the implementation challenges of the 2030 Agenda.
21 March 2018 | Announcement
The meeting organized by ECLAC will take place at the organization’s headquarters in Santiago, Chile on March 26-27.
23 March 2017 | Speech
Remarks by Alicia Bárcena, Executive Secretary of ECLAC (in Spanish).