protección social

28 July, 2015

QUALITY OF EARLY CHILD EDUCATION AND CARE IN LATIN AMERICA. EQUALITY FOR TODAY AND TOMORROW (Flavia Marco Navarro)

In Latin America there is a growing consensus about the importance of child education and care, both for the exercise of children rights today and for its effects in the future. There are also some awareness among social and political actors on the need to increase the coverage of institutionalized […]
23 June, 2015

THE EUROPEAN UNION AND LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN IN THE NEW ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL CONTEXT

The United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) prepared a new document for the Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) and the European Union, which was held in Brussels on 10 and 11 June 2015. […]
25 March, 2015

Ecuador: The Paradigm of Sumak Kawsay Good Living and the Eradication of Extreme Poverty

Cecilia Vaca Jones In Ecuador income poverty has dropped by 15.1 percentage points from December, 2006 to December, 2014. This means that over one million people have overcome their poverty situations. To what strategies can this achievement be ascribed? Firstly, the adoption of the Sumak Kawsay Good Living as Ecuador’s […]
14 January, 2015

DIALOGUE BETWEEN THE PRESIDENT OF THE EU SOCIAL PROTECTION COMMITTEE AND THE COORDINATOR MINISTRY FOR SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT OF ECUADOR

Interview to Thomas Dominique and Cecilia Vaca Jones during the Biregional Seminar in Naples (Italy) in November 2014. They dialogue with Reciprocamente about the realities that most currently influence the development of policies for social inclusion, both in Latin America and in Europe, and in particular on the labor market, […]