Repositorio

Los temas a discusión en este portal ya han sido analizados por múltiples actores. En este repositorio la SG/OEA reúne algunos de ellos, como una contribución más a la discusión. Este repositorio tiene dos secciones: En la de Políticas integraremos información sobre políticas relevantes a los temas a debate que estén siendo implementadas por los Estados Miembros, Estados Observadores y otros Estados del mundo. En la de Estudios incluiremos análisis, informes y reportes publicados por instituciones académicas, centros de pensamiento, organizaciones internacionales y multilaterales, organizaciones no gubernamentales y entes privados, todos ellos de reconocido prestigio, que sean relevantes para la conversación. La OEA publicará estos artículos e informes en su idioma original.

As Jobs Crisis Deepens, ILO Warns of Uncertain and Incomplete Labour Market Recovery

  • 30 junio 2020

The number of working hours lost across the world in the first half of 2020 was significantly worse than previously estimated, while the highly uncertain recovery in the second half of the year will not be enough to go back to pre-pandemic levels, even in the best scenario, and risks seeing continuing large scale job losses, warns the International Labour Organization (ILO).

National Guidelines for the Reopening of Belize's Tourism Sector

  • 29 junio 2020

As some destinations have begun to re-open to international travel, the essence of this New Norm is emerging as well, with bio-security measures at its core. Much like our regional competitors, Belize has

been over the past two months working with industry partners to develop a set of national guidelines that our sector can stand guided by as we also seek the best possible strategy for a safe re-opening of our borders to international tourism. Minister of Tourism & Civil Aviation.

BID apoya sostenibilidad de las MIPYME de Uruguay afectadas por la crisis del COVID-19

  • 24 junio 2020

Las MIPYME son parte fundamental del tejido productivo y del empleo de Uruguay, representando más del 99 por ciento del total de las empresas del sector privado y más del 67 por ciento del empleo, y su actividad está mayormente concentrada en sectores como servicios y comercio, fuertemente afectados por la crisis.

CEPAL reafirma compromiso de apoyar a países del Caribe en su camino hacia una recuperación sostenible y con igualdad

  • 24 junio 2020

“Tal como he dicho sin cansancio, nuestra recuperación debe estar basada en la naturaleza, de lo contrario no durará. Necesitamos adoptar una estrategia impulsada por la gente y para la gente. Por ello, en lo que a la CEPAL respecta, el Caribe seguirá siendo una prioridad a través de nuestra estrategia ‘el Caribe primero’”, afirmó Alicia Bárcena.

WHO - The World Health Organization Reminds Public to Remain Vigilant Through Mr Bean’s Essential COVID-19 Checklist

  • 22 junio 2020

With cases of COVID-19 continuing to rise globally, “Mr Bean’s Essential COVID-19 Checklist” is a reminder to people about the importance of washing hands, physical distancing and demonstrating kindness to their neighbours. The PSA features a cartoon sketch of Mr Bean comically tackling a pesky roller blind to finally reveal a number of essential tips to protect people against COVID-19.  

Panamá recibe apoyo del BID para contener la crisis sanitaria y su impacto macroeconómico

  • 22 junio 2020

El préstamo de apoyo presupuestario permite al gobierno de Panamá la obtención de recursos de rápido desembolso desde el BID para financiar gastos corrientes de emergencia debido a la crisis, así como la generación de un marco estratégico de política fiscal de mediano plazo para recuperar la sostenibilidad fiscal y asegurar la estabilidad macroeconómica.

OMS - La pandemia de coronavirus se acelera y rompe el récord de casos en un solo día con 150.000

  • 19 junio 2020

“El mundo se encuentra en una etapa nueva y peligrosa, lógicamente son muchas las personas que están cansadas de estar en casa y los países desean, con razón, abrir sus sociedades y economías, pero el virus sigue propagándose con rapidez, continúa siendo mortífero y la mayoría de las personas sigue siendo susceptible a él”, explico el director de la Organización, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.

WHO - COVID-19: UN Health Agency Warns of ‘New and Dangerous Phase’ as Cases Mount

  • 19 junio 2020

“The world is in a new and dangerous phase. Many people are understandably fed up with being at home. Countries are understandably eager to open up their societies and economies”, WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told journalists.

“But the virus is still spreading fast, it’s still deadly, and most people are still susceptible.”

BID apoya el fortalecimiento del desarrollo productivo en Colombia

  • 19 junio 2020

El proyecto contempla políticas públicas que impulsan la innovación, el emprendimiento y la productividad empresarial, siendo estos aspectos de vital importancia para la recuperación de los impactos de la pandemia del COVID-19.

IICA - Juventud rural de las américas plantea necesidades para su incidencia en la construcción de la nueva agricultura post COVID-19

  • 17 junio 2020

“La opinión, conocimientos y experiencia de los jóvenes debe ser escuchados, tenemos que participar en la creación de estrategias; que las políticas que se implementen estén bien enfocadas, porque conocemos las barreras, oportunidades y visiones que tenemos en el tema agrícola”, dijo Andrea Paredes, caficultora guatemalteca y representante centroamericana en el foro virtual.

WHO Welcomes Preliminary Results About Dexamethasone Use in Treating Critically ill COVID-19 Patients

  • 16 junio 2020

“This is the first treatment to be shown to reduce mortality in patients with COVID-19 requiring oxygen or ventilator support,” said Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO Director-General. “This is great news and I congratulate the Government of the UK, the University of Oxford, and the many hospitals and patients in the UK who have contributed to this lifesaving scientific breakthrough.”

WHO Welcomes Preliminary Results About Dexamethasone Use in Treating Critically ill COVID-19 Patients

  • 16 junio 2020

“This is the first treatment to be shown to reduce mortality in patients with COVID-19 requiring oxygen or ventilator support,” said Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO Director-General. “This is great news and I congratulate the Government of the UK, the University of Oxford, and the many hospitals and patients in the UK who have contributed to this lifesaving scientific breakthrough.”

BID apoya la protección de empleos e ingresos de poblaciones vulnerables en Costa Rica

  • 16 junio 2020

El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) aprobó una operación para Costa Rica por valor de US$265 millones, que busca asegurar los niveles mínimos de ingreso y de empleo para la población más vulnerable del país -en el período inmediato y durante la recuperación económica- frente a la crisis causada por el COVID-19.

UN - Throughout COVID-19 recovery, 'plummeting’ clean energy costs can help climate action

  • 10 junio 2020

As COVID-19 hits the fossil fuel industry, a new UN report published on Wednesday shows that renewable energy is more cost-effective than ever – providing an opportunity to prioritize clean energy in national economic recovery packages and bring the world closer to meeting the goals of the Paris Agreement.

OECD - Global Economy Faces a Tightrope Walk to Recovery

  • 10 junio 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has triggered the most severe recession in nearly a century and is causing enormous damage to people’s health, jobs and well-being, according to the OECD’s latest Economic Outlook.

As restrictions begin to ease, the path to economic recovery remains highly uncertain and vulnerable to a second wave of infections. Strengthening healthcare systems and supporting people and businesses to help adapt to a post-COVID-19 world will be crucial, it says.

ILO - Covid-19 Prevention Mitigation Measures: Ten Action Points for Trade Unions

  • 10 junio 2020

Across the globe, Governments are now confronted with the major challenge of putting in place appropriate exit strategies to come out of COVID-19 pandemic. What is the role of trade unions during lockdowns, shutdowns and re-opening? Learn more here...

Global Foreign Direct Investment Projected to Plunge 40% in 2020

  • 10 junio 2020

Investment flows are expected to slowly recover starting 2022, led by global value chains (GVCs) restructuring for resilience, replenishment of capital stock and recovery of the global economy.

UN - ‘Stronger Response’ Key, to Build a Safer and more Stable Future: Guterres

  • 3 junio 2020

“We need a much stronger response of unity and solidarity if we are to get through this pandemic together and build a safer, more stable future, (…) Returning to the systems that created this fragility is out of the question,” António Guterres said.

He added: “This is essential not only to beat COVID-19, but to tackle the other existential crises we face, including the climate emergency.”    

Ukraine – Quarantine in Ukraine will be Extended Until June 22, While Relaxation Process Will Take Place in Five Stages

  • 20 mayo 2020

Quarantine measures introduced in Ukraine due to coronavirus COVID-19 will be extended until June 22. Adaptive quarantine will be in effect, ie restrictive measures will be gradually eased depending on the epidemical situation in each region. There will be a total of 5 stages of quarantine relaxation.

IMF - Trade as a Tool for an Efficient Recovery

  • 19 mayo 2020

As economies now look for paths to recovery from the COVID-19 crisis, new evidence reaffirms that policies for more open and trade-integrated economies could significantly benefit domestic competition and ultimately may help lower costs for consumers in emerging and developing economies.

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