ECLAC

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Name: ECLAC
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

The "Panama Disease" in Banana Plantations

From a statement from the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation:The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has urged countries to intensify supervision, information and prevention of one of the most destructive diseases for banana cultivation ... [Published CentralAmericaData - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

ECLAC: Peru is the world's largest asparagus trader

In its study "The international asparagus business in Peru", Eclac stated that  in order to maintain this position, an agile and strategic use of information will be required.Likewise, the regional entity  warned that factors such as global market dynamics, ... [Published Andina - Apr 16 2014]
Entities: Asparagus, ECLAC, Peru
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

In Mexico Ban urges renewed global partnership for development in address to aid forum

U.N. - Top Stories Wednesday 16th April, 201415 April 2014 150 With the deadline for the globally agreed development targets fast approaching, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today called for a renewed global partnership to advance sustainable development ... [Published Canada Standard - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

ECLAC Will Present in Lima Proposals for a Sustainable Future in the Region

"The sessions are ECLAC 's most significant event because they gather together all its Member States and Associate Members to analyze the situation in Latin America and the Caribbean," Antonio Prado , Deputy Executive Secretary of the United Nations organization, ... [Published CEPAL - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Peru: Cepal recommends strengthening INIA to consolidate asparagus exports

The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) pointed out that, during the period between 2008 and 2012, Peru was the undisputed world leader in the export of asparagus, but in order to maintain this position, an agile and strategic ... [Published Fresh Plaza - Apr 14 2014]
Entities: Asparagus, Peru, INIA
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

For a quality education

Temporary absence from school of adolescents between 12 and 18 years of age is a result of early entrance into the labor force in the case of men and take on unpaid housekeeping in the case of women.“Practically all 11 year olds study in Latin American ... [Published Latin America Press - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Challenges to Regional Development Will Be Discussed in May in Lima

An informational meeting about the thirty-fifth session of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean ( ECLAC ) took place this Tuesday, April 8, in New York, with representatives of member and associate states of this regional organ ... [Published CEPAL - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Strikes in Latin American ports affect performance

An analysis by The United Nation Economic Commission on Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) paints an "alarming" picture of strikes in the regional port sector in its February 2014 maritime and Logistics Newsletter.The analysis by Dr Ricardo J Sanchez ... [Published Seatrade Global - Apr 08 2014]
Entities: ECLAC, Panama, privatise
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 3 reports

Nearly 20 percent Latin American teens not in school

Santiago, April 1About 20 percent of Latin Americans between the ages of 12 and 18 do not attend school, a report released here Monday by the UN Economic Commission on Latin America and the Caribbean and the regional office of Unicef has revealed."Practically ... [Published ProKerala.com - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

ECLAC Economic Commission for Latin America and : International Day of Forests

Watch video on the International Day of ForestsForests are the lungs of our planet.They cover one-third of all land area, and are home to 80 per cent of terrestrial biodiversity.They are crucial for addressing a multitude of sustainable development imperatives, ... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

ECLAC Economic Commission for Latin America and : Executive Secretary Met with Peruvian Government Ministers

See photo galleryWacth video on the ECLAC SessionSee infographic about the ECLAC Session(March 21, 2014) The Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), Alicia Bárcena, met on Thursday 20 in Lima with Peruvian ... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 21 2014]
Entities: ECLAC, Equality, Lima (Peru)
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 2 reports

Austria willing to offer tourism scholarships to Guyanese

GEORGETOWN (GINA) -- Newly-appointed Austrian Ambassador, Gerhard Mayer today presented his Letters of Credence to President Donald Ramotar and reaffirmed his country’s dedication to deepen the cordial relationship that Guyana shares with Austria.President ... [Published CaribSeek - Mar 20 2014]

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"Peru's competition is the Mexican asparagus supply, which has become a "rising star" during the first two quarters in several countries such as the UK, the Netherlands and Spain and all year round in the United States" says the report, noting that in the latter, Mexican producers benefit from the parity of the peso against the U S dollar
"Alarmed by the outbreak of a new strain of Panama disease in Africa, farmers in Nigeria and sector regulators are preparing to prevent and combat its possible affects on the production of plantains and bananas in the country."
"As the 2015 deadline draws near, all of us must do more to deliver on our commitments" Mr. Ban said in remarks to the opening of the first High-level Meeting of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Cooperation, which is taking...
"The sessions are ECLAC 's most significant event because they gather together all its Member States and Associate Members to analyze the situation in Latin America and the Caribbean" Antonio Prado , Deputy Executive Secretary of the United Nations organization, said during an informational meeting with ambassadors held this Monday...

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ECLAC: Peru is the world's largest asparagus tr... [Published Andina - Apr 16 2014]
The "Panama Disease" in Banana Plantations [Published CentralAmericaData - Apr 16 2014]
In Mexico Ban urges renewed global partnership ... [Published Canada Standard - Apr 16 2014]
Latin America - Economic Socialism in the 21st ... [Published Upside Down World - Apr 15 2014]
ECLAC Will Present in Lima Proposals for a Sust... [Published CEPAL - Apr 15 2014]
Peru: Cepal recommends strengthening INIA to co... [Published Fresh Plaza - Apr 14 2014]
Rich Deducting Groceries in Chile Target of Bac... [Published Washington Post - Apr 14 2014]
Commentary: Smoke and mirrors: A closer look at... [Published Caribbean News Now! - Apr 14 2014]
Andres Oppenheimer: Latin America’s forecasts m... [Published Miami Herald - Apr 12 2014]
FiveThirtyEight Gets it Wrong on Venezuela [Published Venezuelanalysis.com - Apr 11 2014]
For a quality education [Published Latin America Press - Apr 11 2014]
Intergovernmental Group of Twenty-Four on Inter... [Published IMF - Apr 11 2014]
Challenges to Regional Development Will Be Disc... [Published CEPAL - Apr 09 2014]
IPCC report: Climate change threatens Chile’s w... [Published Santiago Times - Apr 09 2014]
The five busiest ports of Latin America [Published Bulletin Panama - Apr 08 2014]
Strikes in Latin American ports affect performance [Published Seatrade Global - Apr 08 2014]
Curaçao to receive support for finance institute [Published Amigoe.com - Apr 05 2014]
World Economic Forum : Creating New Partnership... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 02 2014]
Gov’t slams Opposition’s opening presentation o... [Published Government Information Agency Guyana - Apr 01 2014]
Nearly 20 percent Latin American teen... [Published Siasat Daily - Apr 01 2014]
Nearly 20 percent Latin American teens not in s... [Published ProKerala.com - Apr 01 2014]
Nearly 20 pct. of LatAm teens not in school [Published Individual.com - Apr 01 2014]
ECLAC ECONOMIC COMMISSION FOR LATIN AMERICA AND... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 31 2014]
OAS Promotes Experience Sharing in Panama on Co... [Published Organization of American States - Mar 24 2014]
Methodology For Assessment Of Natural Hazard Vu... [Published Pressbox.co.uk - Mar 24 2014]
Good governance delivered economic growth for C... [Published Colombia Reports - Mar 21 2014]
ECLAC Economic Commission for Latin America and... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 21 2014]
ECLAC Economic Commission for Latin America and... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 21 2014]
Austria willing to offer tourism scholarships t... [Published CaribSeek - Mar 20 2014]
Krugman: Peru's poverty gap ratio reduced by go... [Published Andina - Mar 20 2014]
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