10 February 2020 | Announcement
The education program will run from July 13 – September 4, 2020 at the United Nations regional organization’s headquarters in Santiago, Chile.
24 October 2019 | News
In the framework of United Nations Day, ECLAC’s Executive Secretary sent a message in which she reaffirmed the importance of multilateralism for moving towards sustainable development.
15 October 2019 | Press Release
The Executive Secretary Alicia Bárcena gave an overview of Latin America and the Caribbean’s economic and social situation and informed participants about the Commission’s priorities for tackling the region’s most pressing challenges.
27 September 2019 | News
On Monday, September 30, the 20th session of this academic program organized in Santiago, Chile each year since 2000 will come to a close.
26 September 2019 | Press Release
In her speech, ECLAC’s Executive Secretary called for forging alternative paths and societal projects in which citizens are the subject, not just the object, of transformations that improve their conditions.
21 August 2019 | Press Release
The renowned economist from the University of Cambridge delivered the XVI Raúl Prebisch Lecture in Chile, where he was received by the Executive Secretary of this United Nations organization, Alicia Bárcena.
21 August 2019 | Speech
Remarks by Alicia Bárcena, Executive Secretary of ECLAC.
29 July 2019 | News
ECLAC’s Executive Secretary welcomed 40 students from 19 countries participating in the twentieth edition of this academic program.
28 January 2019 | Press Release
The academic program will take place between July 15 and September 30, 2019 at the headquarters of the United Nations regional organization in Santiago, Chile.
10 December 2018 | News
Approximately 12% of the population in Latin America and the Caribbean has some kind of disability, which represents around 70 million people.
21 September 2018 | Op-ed
Op-ed by Alicia Bárcena, ECLAC Executive Secretary.
1 August 2018 | News
The Italian-Argentinian economist is also Chief of the Division of Production, Productivity and Management and Officer-in-Charge of the Division of International Trade and Integration of the United Nations’ regional organization.
12 July 2018 | Press Release
In a special session in the framework of the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development being held through July 18 in New York, Alicia Bárcena, Executive Secretary of ECLAC, underlined the role of the UN’s regional commissions.
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.
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.
23 April 2018 | News
The activity brings together 25 lawyers from 21 countries in the region and is organized by the UN Office of Legal Affairs, in collaboration with the government of Chile and ECLAC.
26 February 2018 | Press Release
The United Nations regional commission, founded on February 25, 1948, currently has 46 member States and 13 associate members.
23 February 2018 | News
ECLAC’s Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena, and Cuba’s Minister for Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment, Rodrigo Malmierca, signed the agreement for the organization’s Thirty-seventh session, which will be held on May 7-11.