Alicia Bácena-Cierre Foro 2021
  • 10. Reduce inequalities
  • 11. Sustainable cities and communities
  • 3. Good health and well-being
  • 17. Partnership for the goals
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At the conclusion of the fourth meeting of the Forum of the Countries on Sustainable Development, government representatives reaffirmed the dire urgency of building fair, sustainable societies that…
Países celebrarán cuarta reunión del Foro de América Latina y el Caribe- Costa Rica
  • 1. No poverty
  • 2. Zero hunger
  • 3. Good health and well-being
  • 8. Decent work and economic growth
  • 10. Reduce inequalities
  • 12. Responsible consumption and production
  • 13. Climate action
  • 16. Peace, justice and strong institutions
  • 17. Partnership for the goals
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Due to the global epidemiological situation, this event will take place virtually on March 15-18, 2021. During the meeting, ECLAC’s Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena, will present a report on…
A socio-economic integration strategy to turn migration into a factor for sustainable development
  • 16. Peace, justice and strong institutions
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More than 5 million Venezuelans have left their country and 85 percent have moved to other countries in Latin America and the Caribbean, generating an unprecedented migration crisis, UNDP and ILO…
UNFPA joins Caribbean partners to celebrate International Youth Day: Youth Engagement for Global Action
  • 4. Quality education
  • 10. Reduce inequalities
  • 17. Partnership for the goals
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irector and Representative Alison Drayton delivered remarks at a Caribbean virtual conference on Youth Engagement for Global Action on the 15 August 2020. She joined the UN RCO Suriname and the Join…
Minamata convention
  • 3. Good health and well-being
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The Minamata Convention on Mercury is an international treaty designed to protect human health and the environment from anthropogenic emissions and releases of mercury and mercury compounds. The year…
Niña en uniforme con mochila en un hombro.
  • 4. Quality education
  • 5. Gender Equality
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La región se enfrenta al cierre de escuelas más largo del mundo

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