United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean

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United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean

A commission established by the United Nations to foster economic and other cooperation among Central, South American and Caribbean states. Interestingly, members include North American and Western European countries as well. It was founded in 1948.
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UNECLAC proposed to set up an observatory to monitor the gendered impact of the crisis.
UNECLAC plans to work on monitoring informal sector employment while CARICOM has proposed to work on improving the statistics-generating capacity of regional governments.
26) Information received from UNECLAC representative in May 2009.