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12 November 2014 | Press Release
ECLAC study reviews demographic trends that will be discussed at the first meeting of the Presiding Officers of the Regional Conference on Population and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean.
13 October 2014 | Statement
"This year's commemoration of the International Day for Disaster Reduction is an opportunity to recognize the role of older men and women in fostering resilience", the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says in his message.
1 de October de 2014 | Statement
"Se prevé que el número de personas de edad aumentará más del doble en todo el mundo, de 841 millones en 2013 a más de 2.000 millones en 2050", dice en su mensaje el Secretario General de las Naciones Unidas, Ban Ki-moon.
10 July 2014 | Infographic
It is estimated that the number of older persons in Latin America and the Caribbean will double by 2030, when that age group will represent 16.7% of the population. ECLAC suggests that countries tackle ageing using public policies with a rights-based approach.
6 de June de 2014 | Press Release
Reunión organizada por la CEPAL y el Gobierno de la Ciudad de México finalizó hoy con llamado a los gobiernos a incluir el cuidado de este grupo en los sistemas de protección social.
3 de June de 2014 | Press Release
La Secretaria Ejecutiva del organismo regional de Naciones Unidas, Alicia Bárcena, participó en la inauguración de un foro internacional en México.
2 de June de 2014 | Press Release
La CEPAL y el Gobierno del Distrito Federal organizan encuentro que se celebrará del 3 al 6 de junio.
21 November 2013 | Press Release
Agreement defines priorities for implementing the "Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing," launched by the United Nations in 2002.
25 September 2013 | Press Release
Delegates agreed a series of measures around the eight priority areas identified in the regional agenda to follow-up the Cairo Programme of Action beyond 2014.
12 July 2013 | Press Release
Proposals include actions to reduce poverty and inequality and promote the rights of vulnerable groups.
Photo of migrants
2 July 2013 | News
Meetings in Chile, Guyana and Costa Rica form the lead up to the First session of the ECLAC Regional Conference on Population and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean in August in Montevideo, Uruguay.
6 July 2012 | Press Release
At the meeting, priority issues for Latin America and the Caribbean related to population, territory and sustainable development will be discussed.
15 June 2012 | Statement
"As we commemorate this Day for the first time, let us all join in reaffirming that the human rights of older persons are as absolute as those of all human beings", says Ban Ki-moon, UN Secretary-General.
11 May 2012 | Press Release
The San José Charter was adopted by the representatives of the ECLAC member States.
11 May 2012 | Press Release
The number of older persons in Latin America will exceed that of children in 2036.
9 May 2012 | Press Release
The meeting is taking place in Costa Rica and is organized by the Government of the country and ECLAC.
22 March 2012 | Press Release
The document was created in collaboration with the Spanish Health Informatics Society (SEIS) under the @LIS2 Programme, financed by the European Commission.
1 de October de 2011 | Statement
Mensaje del Secretario General de las Naciones Unidas, Ban Ki-moon.
1 de July de 2011 | Op-ed
Columna de opinión de Alicia Bárcena, Secretaria Ejecutiva de la CEPAL, publicada en revista América Economía (01/07/2011)