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Montserrat presents on use of ICT in disaster management at UN ECLAC workshop

September 19, 2013
Montserrat presents on use of ICT in disaster management at UN ECLAC workshop PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (GIU) -- Montserrat is to present a case study on how information communication technology (ICT) is being used on island in disaster risk management (DRM) situations at the ICT for DRM workshop taking place in Trinidad this week. On Wednesday morning, National ICT Council members...

ECLAC to host regional trade software workshops

August 10, 2013
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad -- Trade experts from 12 regional territories will be the beneficiaries of training workshops, to be hosted by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) on 14 and 15 August 2013, at the sub-regional headquarters for the Caribbean.

Caribbean progress and challenges in population to be presented at regional forum in Guyana

July 8, 2013
GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- Caribbean authorities and members of civil society will be meeting in Georgetown, Guyana, to assess the region’s progress in implementing the programme of action of the United Nations International Conference on Population and Development.

Guyana to host ECLAC meeting this week

July 8, 2013
GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) sub-regional headquarters for the Caribbean will convene the sixteenth meeting of the monitoring committee of the Caribbean Development and Cooperation Committee this week.

OAS report on the drug problem in the Americas to be presented to ECLAC

July 1, 2013
SANTIAGO, Chile -- The secretary general of the Organization of American States (OAS), José Miguel Insulza, will deliver a lecture on "The Problem of Drugs in the Americas" on Monday at the headquarters of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC).

Foreign investment up in region, says new ECLAC report

May 16, 2013
SANTIAGO, Chile -- In 2012 Latin America and the Caribbean received a record amount of foreign direct investment -- US $173.361 million (6.7 percent more than in 2011) -- according to a report from the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean of the United Nations (ECLAC).

ECLAC continues to focus on advancement and sustainable development

May 26, 2012
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad -- The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) sub-regional headquarters for the Caribbean continues to focus on advancing the development aspirations of the sub-region. To this end, ECLAC has been actively exploring ways...

ECLAC focuses on strengthening regional co-ordination

May 25, 2012
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad -- The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) Sub-regional Headquarters for the Caribbean will be focusing on strengthening regional co-ordination in support of the sustainable development of...

ECLAC presents Caribbean environmental indicators

October 25, 2010
SANTIAGO, Chile -- The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) presented last week the Statistical Notebook Nº 38: Environmental Indicators of Latin America and the Caribbean 2009, which includes indicators that reveal main environmental trends.

 



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