The mission of ECLAC in the area of population and development is to increase and enhance the ability of the region’s countries to describe, analyse, comprehend and address population dynamics and their links to economic and social development, with a view to incorporating demographic factors into public policies and programmes, especially those aimed at reducing poverty and inequality. To achieve its strategic objective, the Division has received extensive support from organizations of the United Nations system, especially the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), and other donors.
The objective of the workshop is to discuss the methodological advances in
the population estimates and projections applied in the countries of the
Region in recent years and to identify the future challenges to be faced.
Meetings and technical symposiums | 30-31 Aug 2017 , Santiago, Chile
The objective of the workshop is to train participants in the creation of
Redatam databases and the development of data dissemination Redatam web
applications so that they can later incorporate what is learned in their
respective countries and offices.