ECLAC has been working in supporting country policies and in improving monitoring systems to reach the Millennium Developing Goals.
Most of this effort has been maid trough the implementation of projects financed by the U.N. Development Account. The objective of the Development Account is to fund technical cooperation projects, for the benefit of multiple developing countries, in the priority programmatic areas under the responsibility of the respective implementing entities, particularly as they relate to advancing the goals set out in the United Nations Millennium Declaration and in the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and international agreements since 1992.
Projects which benefit the Latin American and Caribbean region are the following:
The listed projects are in different stages of implementation. While some projects just started, others have already concluded. Due the financing of other international organizations, many ended projects have had continuity.
Projects that have been financed by other donor agencies are listed below:
|"Approaching the Fundamental Link to Break the Vicious Circle of Poverty: Monitoring Millennium Development Goals and Targets related to Child and Maternal Health". Social Development Division (ECLAC)- United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) (WFP/07/001).|
|"Following up the poverty component of the first Millennium Development Goal”. Social Development Division. Financing: Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation (AECID). |
|"Desarrollo de Indicadores de Género: Capacidades de las instituciones de estadísticas y de las oficinas de la mujer". Division for Gender Affairs. Financing: Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation (AECID). |
|"Experiences in Social Innovation ". Social Developing Division and UNDP. Financing: Kellogg Foundation. (UND/07/004.|
|"Uso de Indicadores de Género para la formulación de políticas públicas". Division for Gender Affairs and Statistics and Economic Projections Division. Financing: UNIFEM y FNUAP.|