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ECA and IIF Host Private Investors, African Finance and Development Ministers to Discuss the Role of Private Capital During the Crisis, and Post-Pandemic Recovery

ECA and IIF Host Private Investors, African Finance and Development Ministers to Discuss the Role of Private Capital During the Crisis, and Post-Pandemic Recovery

Washington, D.C.—The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the Institute of International Finance (IIF) released the following statement after a virtual meeting of delegates representing African finance and development ministries, and the private creditor community to discuss the role of the private sector in supporting low-income countries through the COVID-19 crisis, and driving […]

Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean Reaffirmed their Collective Commitment to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development as Forum Concluded in Mexico

Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean Reaffirmed their Collective Commitment to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development as Forum Concluded in Mexico

The countries of the region reaffirmed their collective commitment to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, recognizing that governments bear the fundamental responsibility for fulfilling it and stressing the need to foster participation by all relevant stakeholders in the process, according to the document signed by the government delegates gathered at the first meeting of […]

Second Session of the Arab High-Level Forum on Sustainable Development 5 to 7 May, 2015 , Kingdom of Bahrain

Under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Bahrain, the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), in cooperation with the League of Arab States (LAS), are convening the Second Session of the Arab […]

SIDE EVENT (FfD3) “Regional Perspectives on Implementing an Ambitious, Transformative, Sustainable Development Agenda” Tuesday, 14 July 2015, 1:15- 2:45 pm

SIDE EVENT (FfD3) “Regional Perspectives on Implementing an Ambitious, Transformative, Sustainable Development Agenda” Tuesday, 14 July 2015, 1:15- 2:45 pm

“Regional Perspectives on Implementing an Ambitious, Transformative, Sustainable Development Agenda” Tuesday, 14 July 2015, 1:15- 2:45 pm, Radisson Blu Hotel, Sholla 1 Organized by the UN Regional Commissions Domestic resources mobilization (DRM) is at the core of Financing for development (FFD). Yet, in an increasingly interdependent world, the constraints for DRM are being accentuated and […]

Regional Forums on Sustainable Development

2015 Calendar of Regional Preparatory Meetings on Financing for Development and Regional Forums on Sustainable Development 2014 The Ninth African Development Forum 12 to 16 October 2014 Theme: “Innovative financing for Africa’s transformation” The Forum offered a platform for prominent African stakeholders to share key information and participate in more focused and in-depth discussions on […]

Ninth African Development Forum, 12 October 2014 to 16 October 2014, Marakech, Morocco

Ninth African Development Forum, 12 October 2014 to 16 October 2014, Marakech, Morocco

Ninth African Development Forum Innovative Financing for Africa’s Transformation 12 October 2014 to 16 October 2014, Marakech, Morocco The ninth African Development Forum (ADF-9) will be held in the Morocco from 12 to 16 October 2014 on the theme: “Innovative Financing for Africa’s Transformation”. The Forum will offer a platform for prominent African stakeholders to […]

Statement as Delivered by Ms. Noeleen Heyzer, Executive Secretary of ESCAP to the High Level Panel on Post-2015 Development

Statement as Delivered by Ms. Noeleen Heyzer, Executive Secretary of ESCAP to the High Level Panel on Post-2015 Development

  Click here to download transcipt in pdf format. Statement as Delivered by Ms. Noeleen Heyzer, United Nations Under-Secretary-General, Executive Secretary of ESCAP, and Coordinator of the UN Regional Commissions to the High Level Panel on Post-2015 Development   Monday, 25 March 2013 Bali, Indonesia.   Distinguished Members of the High Level Panel, Ladies and […]

UNECE Report on achieving the Millenium Development Goals in Europe and Central Asia

UNECE Report on achieving the Millenium Development Goals in Europe and Central Asia

While the international community has already started discussing the development agenda that will build on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) after 2015, it is all the more important to accelerate efforts at all levels for achieving the MDGs by the target date. This report documents the degree to which the eight goals based upon eighteen […]

Alicia Bárcena on Debt Restructuring and Renegotiation at a Time of Pandemic: “We Need to Level the Playing Field. Both Creditors and Debtors Should Share the Burden”

Alicia Bárcena on Debt Restructuring and Renegotiation at a Time of Pandemic: “We Need to Level the Playing Field. Both Creditors and Debtors Should Share the Burden”

Debt restructuring and renegotiation as well as debt relief are of both public and private interest at this time of pandemic. “We need to level the playing field between creditors and debtors. Both should share the burden,” Alicia Bárcena, Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), stated today during […]

ECLAC: Regional analysis and policy responses – RC Update No. 19/1 April 2021

Research and analysis Estrategia de desarrollo con redistribución del ingreso: salario mínimo y frentes de expansión en México (Publication – March) Conexiones de carga marítima entre Asia y el Pacífico y América Latina: análisis de fletes de transporte, sus determinantes y restricciones (Publication – March) Análisis de las políticas de apoyo a las pymes para […]