Latin America and the Caribbean

The term Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) is an English-language acronym referring to the Caribbean and Latin American region. The term LAC covers an extensive region, extending from The Bahamas and Mexico to Argentina and Chile. The region have over 670,230,000 people as of 2016, and spanned for 21,951,000 square kilometres (8,475,000 sq mi).

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ERIA: Economic Research Institute for ASEAN & East Asia · 18 June 2024 English

ERIA Discussion Paper 2024-15, No. 522

United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (CEPAL) Reviews, No. 92, Santiago:


SDSN: Sustainable Development Solutions Network · 17 June 2024 English

Since 2016, the global edition of the Sustainable Development Report (SDR) has provided the most up-to-date data to track and rank the performance of all UN member states on the …

Figure 2.12 2024 SDG dashboards for Latin America and the Caribbean (levels and trends) 27 Figure 2.13 members Middle East and North Africa Latin America and the Caribbean SDG Index score Note: The dots represent members Eastern Europe and Central Asia Latin America and the Caribbean BRICS BRICS+ East and South Asia Middle S • S • G • D • D • • • D • D • S Latin America and the Caribbean • G • D • D • D • S • S • A • D • S


UNHCR: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees · 13 June 2024 English

The Global Trends report provides key statistical trends on forced displacement. It includes the latest official statistics on refugees, asylum-seekers, internally displaced and stateless people, as well as the number …

of America were from nationals of Latin America and the Caribbean countries, notably Venezuelans (185


IMF: International Monetary Fund · 13 June 2024 English

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IEA: International Energy Agency · 12 June 2024 English

Since its inception in 2018, Tracking SDG 7: The Energy Progress Report has become the global reference for information on progress toward the achievement of Sustainable Development Goal 7 (SDG …

United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) • United Nations Economic (CEET); the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC); ENERGIA; the Economic and is 40 percent in urban areas. In Latin America and the Caribbean, one of the most urbanized regions and energy efficiency performance. Latin America and the Caribbean show the highest share of use of modern 2022 in most world regions, led by Latin America and the Caribbean (which showed an increase of nearly


World Bank Group · 12 June 2024 English

Europe and Central Asia; (iv) 11 in Latin America and the Caribbean; (v) 9 in Middle East and North Africa;


IADB: Inter-American Development Bank · 12 June 2024 English

GIS applications are extensive, spanning project management, agriculture, urban planning, and emergency response. In project monitoring, GIS enables effective resource prediction and allocation. In agriculture, it aids in resource planning, …

developed a geospatial network for Latin America and the Caribbean. GeoSUR aims to unlock GIS resources including Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), is a cloud-based platform details/7/1 11. A Geospatial Network for Latin America and the Caribbean, Published by Esri, 2015, https://www com/about/newsroom/arcnews/a-geospatial-network- for-latin-america-and-the-caribbean/ 12. Caribbean GeoPortal Builds Local


World Bank Group · 12 June 2024 English

The Global Compact on Refugees recognizes the importance of responsibility sharing for hosting, protecting, and assisting refugees, while emphasizing the potential of economic participation to reduce the cost of humanitarian …

Migration flows and their impact on Latin America and the Caribbean.” IMF Departmental Paper DP/2022/09


SEI: Stockholm Environment Institute · 12 June 2024 English

Island states face unique challenges in their energy infrastructure due to their geographic isolation, limited resources, and vulnerability to climate change. Traditionally reliant on imported fossil fuels, these regions are …

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World Bank Group · 11 June 2024 English

After several years of negative shocks, global growth is expected to hold steady in 2024 and then edge up in the next couple of years, in part aided by cautious …

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