Program in a Nutshell

Created in 2005

5 activities carried out​

Services

  • Research, Reports and Evaluations
  • Policy Dialogue

Cross-cutting

Measuring of e-commerce

Geographical scope​

Regional Economic Status

Partner : ECLAC

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About

The Digital Agenda for Latin America and the Caribbean (eLAC) is a strategy aimed at 2022, which promotes the use of digital technologies as instruments for sustainable development. Its mission is to encourage the development of the digital ecosystem in Latin America and the Caribbean through a process of integration and regional cooperation.

The Digital Agenda for Latin America and the Caribbean is also an instrument to promote the design of policies around the challenges and opportunities that the digital transformation presents for society and the economy.

Services

  • Research, Reports and Evaluations

    • Reports and studies on several topics including:

      • Digital economy
      • New technologies
      • eCommerce
      • Regulation
      • Digital innovation
  • Policy Dialogue

    • Digital agenda for Latin America and the Caribbean

      eLAC2022 is a platform for policy dialogue and cooperation that facilitate the exchange of best practices, training, generate statistical data and knowledge regarding ICT policies in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Highlights

  • World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) prize

    • The platform was recognized by World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) prize in the field of international and regional cooperation.

Publications

For Whom

Policy makersPoliticiansNon-governmental organizationsBusiness AssociationsCorporationsMSMEsSMEsAcademiaCivil societyResearchersTeachersExpertsDecision makersMiddle Managers
  • Regional organizations

    • The Inter-American Association of Telecommunication Enterprises (ASIET)
    • GSMA
    • Association and the Latin American Information Agency (ALAI)
    • The Latin American and Caribbean Internet Addresses Registry (LACNIC)
    • Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)
  • Regional development banks

    • The Development Bank of Latin America (CAF)
  • Civil society

    • The Association for Progressive Communications (APC)
    • Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI)

UN SDGs

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