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17 October 2023 | Press Release
This body reports on the Commission’s activities in 2022 and enables analysis of its 2025 programme of work. The meeting was led by the United Nations regional institution’s Executive Secretary, José Manuel Salazar-Xirinachs.
28 September 2023 | Press Release
The prominent economist, Professor at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government, made a special presentation as part of the activities commemorating the 75th anniversary of ECLAC, where he was received by the Commission’s Executive Secretary, José Manuel Salazar-Xirinachs.
25 February 2023 | Press Release
The United Nations regional organisation, which has a variety of commemorative activities planned throughout the year, launched a website that explains its origins, the evolution of its thinking and its current institutional priorities.
3 October 2022 | Press Release
The Costa Rican economist was appointed to the position by the UN Secretary-General, who highlighted his interest and passion for the analysis, design, implementation and evaluation of policies to promote development.
1 April 2022 | Press Release
The Argentine economist will replace Mexican diplomat Alicia Bárcena, who concluded her mandate on March 31 after nearly 14 years at the helm of ECLAC.
31 March 2022 | Press Release
As of April 1, 2022, she will be succeeded on an interim basis by Mario Cimoli, the Commission’s current Deputy Executive Secretary.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
16 de April de 2018 | Press Release
En el primer capítulo de la segunda temporada del programa “Horizontes CEPAL”, la Secretaria Ejecutiva del organismo abordó detalles de la próxima reunión del Foro de los países de América Latina y el Caribe sobre el Desarrollo Sostenible y del 37º Período de Sesiones de la Comisión.
26 February 2018 | Press Release
The United Nations regional commission, founded on February 25, 1948, currently has 46 member States and 13 associate members.
10 January 2018 | Press Release
The United Nations regional organization held a high-level seminar today in commemoration of its 70th anniversary.
25 July 2017 | Press Release
Alicia Bárcena, the regional organization’s Executive Secretary, headed a seminar in which prominent international specialists participated.
2 May 2017 | Press Release
Alicia Bárcena received this important distinction from Mexico’s National Institute of Public Administration for her contribution “to strengthening the country’s prestige abroad.”
10 de April de 2017 | Press Release
El Oficial a cargo de la Secretaría de la Comisión, Luis F. Yáñez, expone las claves y singularidades del nuevo mecanismo regional en el programa “Horizontes CEPAL”.
11 de January de 2017 | Press Release
La máxima representante del organismo regional de las Naciones Unidas, Alicia Bárcena, recordó la profunda vocación y compromiso social del destacado economista argentino.
9 December 2016 | Press Release
As of today, easier downloads of the United Nations Regional Commission’s documents.