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9 December 2019 | News
A highlight was the launch of the website of the global campaign for the good treatment of girls, boys and adolescents with disabilities, an initiative led by the United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Envoy, María Soledad Cisternas.
4 de December de 2019 | News
María Soledad Cisternas, Enviada Especial del Secretario General de la ONU sobre la discapacidad y la accesibilidad, y Mario Cimoli, Secretario Ejecutivo Adjunto de la Comisión, encabezaron el evento que contó con la participación de un grupo de niños, niñas y adolescentes con discapacidad de Chile.
23 October 2019 | News
ECLAC training demonstrates the latest ICTs available for people with disabilities and the opportunities they create for people with different types of disabilities.
11 de January de 2019 | News
La iniciativa, presentada por María Soledad Cisternas, Enviada Especial del Secretario General de las Naciones Unidas sobre discapacidad y accesibilidad, contó con la participación de altas autoridades del Gobierno de Chile, entre otros representantes.
10 December 2018 | News
Approximately 12% of the population in Latin America and the Caribbean has some kind of disability, which represents around 70 million people.
4 December 2017 | Statement
On this day, let us remove physical and cultural barriers, build resilient societies and create opportunities that truly leave no one behind, António Guterres, UN Secretary-General, says in his message.
20 de June de 2017 | News
Expertos de América Latina y el Caribe inauguraron reunión regional sobre medición y estadísticas de discapacidad en apoyo a la Agenda 2030 y el Programa Mundial de Censos de Población y Vivienda de 2020.
12 April 2017 | News
There are more than a million people in the Caribbean living with some form of disability and an estimated 250,000 who experience significant disabilities.
17 November 2016 | News
On November 15-17, this topic was explored during a meeting held in Santiago, Chile, organized by ECLAC and the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs.
15 de November de 2016 | Speech
Palabras de Antonio Prado, Secretario Ejecutivo Adjunto de la CEPAL.
3 December 2015 | Statement
"We mark this year’s International Day of Persons with Disabilities in the wake of the adoption of the ambitious 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development", Ban Ki-moon says. This global blueprint for action summons us to "leave no one behind”, he adds.
24 de August de 2015 | News
María Nieves Rico, Directora de la División de Asuntos de Género del organismo regional, participó en un seminario coorganizado con el Gobierno de Costa Rica en San José.
3 de July de 2015 | News
La publicación Notas de Población renueva su diseño en su última edición, que también incluye trabajos sobre cohabitación, vulnerabilidad ante desastres naturales, discapacidad y envejecimiento.
8 de April de 2015 | News
La Red está dirigida a académicos, especialistas, tomadores de decisiones de política e instituciones públicas, privadas y de la sociedad civil.
3 December 2014 | Statement
"Let us spare no effort to ensure that policies, programmes, guidelines and 21st century technologies are accessible to persons with disabilities", the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says in his message.
1 September 2014 | News
More than 70 million people are estimated to have lived with a disability in Latin America and the Caribbean between 2001 and 2013.
2 June 2014 | News
During a meeting organized by ECLAC, participants analysed the strategic priorities for ensuring the political and social participation of this section of society.
12 November 2013 | Press Release
Heads of national institutes pointed out the relevance of coordinating efforts facing the post-2015 agenda.
4 de June de 2013 | Press Release
Alrededor de 12% de la población de la región vive con al menos una discapacidad. Ambas organizaciones solicitan que se eliminen las barreras legales y sociales que impiden su plena inclusión en la sociedad.