16 de mayo de 2016 | Noticia
High level decision makers make ready to seize the many opportunities to be gained through initiatives in renewable energy technologies in the Caribbean, as ECLAC convenes a Regional Policy Dialogue and Training Workshop, with the support of the German Federal Enterprise for International Cooperation (GIZ).
13 de mayo de 2016 | Noticia
A high level ECLAC mission that included the Director of the subregional headquarters for the Caribbean, Diane Quarless, visited Saint Kitts and Nevis, Antigua and Barbuda and Barbados, to inform project stakeholders about the upcoming activities of the ongoing ECLAC Development Account project, “Strengthening the technical capacity of public finance managers in select Caribbean Small Island Developing States (SIDS)”. The project will also be introduced to policy makers in Belize.
22 de abril de 2016 | Discurso
Opening Statement by Antonio Prado, Deputy Executive Secretary of ECLAC.
22 de abril de 2016 | Comunicado de prensa
El Secretario Ejecutivo Adjunto de la CEPAL, Antonio Prado, inauguró el Vigésimo Sexto Período de Sesiones del Comité de Desarrollo y Cooperación del Caribe en Saint Kitts y Nevis.
21 de abril de 2016 | Comunicado de prensa
La Secretaria Ejecutiva de la Comisión de Naciones Unidas, Alicia Bárcena, dio detalles de la propuesta durante la Cuarta Reunión de la Mesa Redonda sobre el Desarrollo del Caribe.
14 de abril de 2016 | Noticia
At the Fourth CDR meeting this year, Executive Secretary of ECLAC, Alicia Bárcena, will present the organisation’s proposal on debt for climate adaptation swap, harnessing green funds to facilitate growth and economic transformation.
5 de abril de 2016 | Noticia
The eighth meeting of the Technical Advisory Committee of the Regional Coordinating Mechanism (TAC/RCM) for implementationof the SIDS sustainable development agenda and SDGs in the Caribbean will be hosted by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) at its subregional Headquarters in Port of Spain.
4 de abril de 2016 | Noticia
Government statisticians from three countries will learn how to use the REDATAM software (REtrieval of DATa for small Areas by Microcomputer) to develop online applications for the dissemination of national census data.
14 de marzo de 2016 | Noticia
ECLAC offers technical insight on energy efficiency and renewable energy, with a view to enhancing Saint Lucia’s capacity to create improved financing products in order to attract investment that will encourage the development of the energy sector in the country.
9 de marzo de 2016 | Anuncio
Senior level policymakers from governments of the Caribbean, officials of the United Nations system, representatives of regional civil society organizations, academia, regional development institutions and international development partners will meet to address the Caribbean’s debt obligations and consider practical solutions for current debt overhang.
7 de marzo de 2016 | Infografía
The unpaid care work performed primarily by women, underpins all societies, contributing to well-being, social development and economic growth. Care work involves a variety of domestic tasks, such as the preparation of food, cleaning, washing and ironing of clothes, the collection of water and fuel for cooking, as well as, the care of mostly dependant family members, including children, older persons and persons with disabilities.
The time-use survey is the only available tool for measuring unpaid care work and is also a more cost effective method of collecting timely and accurate data on the gender division of labour within households and the interdependence of the paid and unpaid work undertaken by women and men.
3 de marzo de 2016 | Noticia
ECLAC has called on Caribbean countries to develop a Big Data Strategy to ensure that they take full advantage of the data revolution for sustainable development.
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.
8 de diciembre de 2015 | Comunicado de prensa
El organismo regional de las Naciones Unidas presentó esta propuesta en el marco de la conferencia internacional contra el calentamiento global que se celebra en París.
30 de noviembre de 2015 | Anuncio
The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) subregional headquarters for the Caribbean has convened a Caribbean conference on Ageing, elder abuse and the rights of older persons.
24 de noviembre de 2015 | Noticia
La Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL) está trazando el camino a seguir para que los países del Caribe faciliten el acceso de los investigadores a los microdatos censales.
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.
12 de octubre de 2015 | Noticia
For the first time ever, students from Trinidad have received first-hand information on disaster assessment from the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) subregional office in Port of Spain.