• 17. Partnership for the goals
The Executive Secretary of ECLAC, Alicia Bárcena, presents a new version of the CEPALSTAT platform, the main gateway to statistical information on the countries of the region collected, systematized…
  • 1. No poverty
  • 2. Zero hunger
  • 3. Good health and well-being
  • 4. Quality education
  • 5. Gender Equality
  • 8. Decent work and economic growth
  • 10. Reduce inequalities
  • 16. Peace, justice and strong institutions
Latin America and the Caribbean is a region of great contrasts, where wealth and prosperity coexist with vulnerability and extreme poverty. The list of contrasts is long and familiar. The region is…
  • 6. Clean water and sanitation
Since 2000, billions of people have gained access to drinking water, sanitation and hygiene services, but many countries still have a long way to go to fully realize the Sustainable Development Goal…
  • 4. Quality education
The project, implemented in Brazil with the support of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), strengthens the capacities of young leaders and provides knowledge, experiences, and good practices…
Minamata convention
  • 3. Good health and well-being
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…

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