19 de marzo de 2019 | Noticia
ECLAC supports countries in identifying the strengths and weaknesses of their disaster risk management (DRM) strategies, with a view to understanding how these can interact and integrate with other planning and development policies and instruments.
8 de noviembre de 2018 | Noticia
ECLAC has introduced a Disaster Assessment Methodology Exercise Guide, developed for the DaLA trainings.
26 de octubre de 2018 | Noticia
ECLAC Caribbean carries out follow-up training to disaster assessment missions carried out last year to quantify the economic, social and environmental effects and impacts of Hurricanes Irma and Maria.
18 de octubre de 2018 | Noticia
ECLAC trains representatives from Cuba’s Ministry of Science, Technology and the Environment, as well as other professionals working in disaster analysis and planning units in correlated areas such as water, sanitation and agriculture.
25 de junio de 2018 | Noticia
Del 23 al 25 de mayo de 2018, la CEPAL brindó a los formuladores de políticas mayor capacidad y conciencia respecto de la reducción del riesgo de desastres.
22 de mayo de 2018 | Noticia
From 23-25 May 2018, ECLAC Caribbean will provide policymakers in Tobago with an increased capacity and awareness for disaster risk reduction.
17 de mayo de 2018 | Noticia
Over one hundred Argentinian public officials acquired new technical skills in the use and application of the Damage and Loss Assessment (DaLA) methodology, as the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) subregional headquarters for the Caribbean carried out two workshops from 7-10 May 2018.
12 de diciembre de 2017 | Noticia
Organismo regional presentó recientemente la iniciativa en la conferencia de donantes de CARICOM-ONU realizada en Nueva York.
22 de septiembre de 2017 | Noticia
During 24-29 September 2017, the ECLAC Damage and Loss Assessment (DALA) Team will carry out an extensive Economic Impact Assessment on those islands in the Bahamas which were affected by hurricanes Irma and Maria.
7 de septiembre de 2017 | Comunicado de prensa
Secretaria Ejecutiva del organismo de la ONU, Alicia Bárcena, envió una carta a los Jefes de Estado de todas las islas golpeadas por la temporada de huracanes en las últimas dos semanas.
5 de julio de 2017 | Noticia
ECLAC Caribbean sets out to build the capacity of public officials in Argentina to conduct disaster assessments, determine their own recovery and reconstruction path in the aftermath of disasters, and incorporate measures to reduce vulnerability and increase resilience.
13 de marzo de 2017 | Noticia
ECLAC brings together representatives of national disaster agencies to build capacity in disaster planning and assessment.
9 de febrero de 2017 | Noticia
ECLAC and WHO/PAHO hold joint disaster training in Lima and Piura focusing on the social aspects of a disaster, with particular attention on issues such as health and water and sanitation.
27 de enero de 2017 | Noticia
The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) and the Association of Caribbean States (ACS) have convened a four-day training course in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, to improve the ability of policymakers from eight Caribbean countries to prepare for disasters and to assess their effects and impacts.
8 de noviembre de 2016 | Noticia
La Sede Subregional para el Caribe del organismo regional de las Naciones Unidas realizó una misión entre el 23 y el 29 de octubre y actualmente prepara un informe oficial.
13 de septiembre de 2016 | Noticia
An interagency team lead by ECLAC has visted the main sites hit by Hurricane Earl in Belize, including San Pedro, Caye Caulker, Belize City, Ladyville, Belize River Valley, Orange Walk and Belmopan.
1 de marzo de 2016 | Noticia
ECLAC’s mission to the Banco Nacional de Desenvolvimento Econômico e Social (BNDES) will mark the organization’s first venture in Brazil in the area of disaster assessment, and its first partnership with a national development bank in this regard.
16 de febrero de 2016 | Anuncio
5 de febrero de 2016 | Noticia
Peru’s National Center for Estimation, Prevention and Disaster Risk Reduction (CENEPRED) now has an established network of trained staff throughout the country, which may be successfully activated in case of a disaster.
29 de octubre de 2015 | Noticia
Peru is among the countries of Latin America that is most vulnerable to natural disasters. As the regional hub for the provision of strengthened leadership in disaster assessment and post disaster needs analysis across Latin America and the Caribbean, ECLAC subregional office for the Caribbean has conducted a series of training sessions in disaster assessment in different regions of Peru.