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12 July 2018 | Briefing note
The 5th Council of Ministers on Environmental Sustainability and the associated meeting of Senior Technical Officers of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) were held in Brades, Montserrat on 10 and 11 July 2018 under the theme "Building Resilience on the Frontlines of Climate Change.”
6 June 2018 | Briefing note
The objective of the workshop is to train participants in the creation of Redatam databases, therefore, emphasis will be given in the migration to Redatam format from external sources such as DBF, CSPro, SPSS, ASCII. Subsequently, using the Redatam Webserver platform and language a web application will be developed that allows online processing of microdata, thus, achieving the dissemination of information through the Internet.
6 June 2018 | Briefing note
The meeting will take place from 11 and 12 June 2018 in the ECLAC Office in Buenos Aires.
5 June 2018 | Briefing note
The meeting will be held in Lima, Peru, from 7 to 9 August 2018.
28 May 2018 | Briefing note
Port containerized throughput Ranking 2017
21 May 2018 | Briefing note
'Santiago Declaration' is the most significant proposal of the event organized last April by the Hernán Santa Cruz Library and IFLA, in the framework of the Second Meeting of the Forum of the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean on Development Sustainable. We invite library associations, and civil society of the region to be part of this consultation process in preparation for the HLPF 2019.
18 May 2018 | Briefing note
Draft Declaration in consultation process until August 1st. 2018 in preparation for the High Level Political Forum 2019.
11 April 2018 | Briefing note
Every Wednesday in 2018, the Hernán Santa Cruz Library will conduct guided tours of the documents and photographs commemorating 70 years of the Commission.
10 April 2018 | Briefing note
Organized by the Hernán Santa Cruz Library and the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA). Santiago, April 2018.
2 April 2018 | Briefing note
Breast milk is the best food for infants. The World Health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF recommend exclusive breastfeeding from the first hour of life until at least 6 months of age.
2 April 2018 | Insights
Chile is one of the few countries in the world that succeeded in eradicating undernutrition between the 1960s and the 1980s. It did so by managing to apply well-designed policies on maternal and child health even while it weathered two severe economic crises (1974–1976 and 1982–1986) in an adverse sociopolitical and cultural environment.
2 April 2018 | Insights
Proper nutrition is a fundamental element in the realization of children’s right to enjoy the highest attainable level of physical and mental health.
29 March 2018 | Briefing note
In the framework of his participation at the 37th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment, John H. Knox, emphasized the importance of the Regional Agreement on Access to Information, Public Participation and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters in Latin America and the Caribbean recently adopted on 4 March 2018 in Escazú, Costa Rica.
22 November 2017 | Insights
Cross-border mergers and acquisitions played a large role in global FDI, especially in developed economies, driven by greater international liquidity and industry strategies that led to major operations. Meanwhile, China was the second biggest provider of global FDI, after the United States, as its foreign investments increased steadily, particularly acquisitions in the European Union and the United States. China’s “Go Global” strategy, launched more than a decade ago, has consolidated its role as a global player that is integrating into the workings of increasingly sophisticated sectors, by actively engaging with new technological trends of the fourth industrial revolution.
13 November 2017 | Briefing note
New libguide elaborated by the Library in cooperation with the International Trade and Integration Division and the Information and Communications Technology Section