ECLAC Subregional Headquarters for the Caribbean fulfils the mission of helping to promote Caribbean development. The Office provides statistics services and resources that: provide analysis of policy-related issues; help formulate evidence-based policies and programmes; deliver reliable indicators of progress toward the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and other internationally agreed development goals (IADGs); build the statistical capacity and expertise of Caribbean institutions and Governments; and provide technical assistance.
There are two primary statistics focus areas:
Statistical Capacity-building. ECLAC works closely with the Member States of the Caribbean Development and Cooperation Committee (CDCC) in developing their statistical capacity and expertise. Click here to see the resources provided on Statistical Capacity-building, including meetings, documents, publications and advisory services.