26 August 2020 | Press Release
A new special report by the UN regional commission suggests a basic basket of Information and Communications Technologies for all households, at an annual cost of less than 1% of GDP.
24 August 2020 | Press Release
The United Nations organizations launch a report revealing the consequences and measures taken by educational systems in the region in the face of the COVID-19 crisis while offering recommendations for managing the impact, outlining opportunities for learning and innovation.
24 August 2020 | Announcement
The organization’s Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena, will present the document at a virtual press conference on Wednesday, August 26, from the institution’s central headquarters in Santiago, Chile.
17 de June de 2020 | News
La Secretaria Ejecutiva de la CEPAL participó hoy en el Diálogo de Alto Nivel Tecnologías Digitales en tiempos de COVID19, donde instó a vincular la tecnología con la gobernanza del Estado y como elemento clave del desarrollo.
7 May 2020 | Press Release
ECLAC’s Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena, held a virtual meeting with ministers and senior officials from ministries and bodies in charge of science and technology from 15 of the region’s countries.
31 January 2020 | News
The innovative use of information and communication technology (ICT) tools is facilitating access to central government resources for people living in remote locations across the Caribbean.
4 October 2019 | News
Experts agree that ICT and knowledge management are valuable tools to support sustainable growth and the delivery of public services in multi-island settings.
6 August 2019 | News
Policymakers and experts have identified ways in which persons with disability can enjoy the benefits of Information and Communications Technologies (ICTs). This, during a meeting hosted by ECLAC Caribbean.
29 May 2019 | Press Release
ECLAC’s Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena, concluded an official visit to Berlin, Germany today upon participating in the Future Affairs 2019 conference, where she addressed the future of democracy in the context of the digital revolution. Earlier in the day, she held a bilateral meeting with the President of Costa Rica, Carlos Alvarado, with whom she discussed details of the regional commission’s next session, which will take place in May 2020 in San José.
21 de May de 2019 | Announcement
Taller internacional organizado en el marco del proyecto EUROMIPYME tendrá lugar los días 22 y 23 de mayo en Santiago, Chile.
26 March 2019 | News
The Executive Secretary of the United Nations regional organization, Alicia Bárcena, the President of Chile’s Central Bank, Mario Marcel, and the Ambassador of the United Kingdom, Jamie Bowden, inaugurated a seminar in Santiago where the joint initiative was presented.
5 March 2019 | News
Chile’s Minister of Labor and Social Security, Nicolás Monckeberg, Senator Carolina Goic and the regional organization’s Deputy Executive Secretary, Mario Cimoli, inaugurated a seminar in Santiago.
1 de March de 2019 | Announcement
Reunión se realizará en la sede del organismo en Santiago el 5 de marzo y es organizada en conjunto con el Gobierno y el Senado de Chile, y la cooperación alemana.
22 November 2018 | News
Mario Cimoli, ECLAC’s Deputy Executive Secretary, and Bertrand de La Chapelle, Executive Director of the Secretariat of the Internet & Jurisdiction Policy Network, inaugurated a regional conference in Santiago, Chile.
8 de October de 2018 | News
El autor presentó el libro “La gran transición: retos y oportunidades del cambio tecnológico exponencial” en la sede del organismo regional de las Naciones Unidas en Santiago, Chile, donde fue recibido por la Secretaria Ejecutiva Alicia Bárcena.
29 August 2018 | Announcement
During the event, which will take place at ECLAC headquarters in Santiago, Chile, this August 30, the results of the Corporate Governance Index 2018 will be presented.
11 de July de 2018 | News
Mario Cimoli, Secretario Ejecutivo Adjunto a.i. del organismo regional, participó en Quito en la presentación del documento preparado por el Gobierno ecuatoriano.
20 April 2018 | Press Release
With the Cartagena Declaration, approved at the end of the Sixth Ministerial Conference on the Information Society, the region agrees to the 2020 Digital Agenda to achieve sustainable development with equality.
18 April 2018 | Press Release
Sixth Ministerial Conference on the Information Society was inaugurated today in the city of Cartagena.
10 de April de 2018 | News
Colombia recibirá la Presidencia de este mecanismo, que busca definir la agenda digital para América Latina y el Caribe, y el plan de acción para que las TIC se conviertan en la base del desarrollo económico y social de la región.