Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean
The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), works as a regional
commission of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). ECLAC upholds the objectives and goals of generating and maintaining regional relationships and economic and social cooperation in Latin America and the Caribbean. For this XXIII edition of WAMUNC, this committee will discuss the Social and Economic impact amid the COVID-19 Pandemic in Latin America and the Caribbean, under the topics of, Immediate and short-term solutions to the rising menace of the COVID-19 Pandemic in Latin America and the Caribbean, as well as, Rebuilding Macroeconomic stability in Latin America and the Caribbean. The delegates in this commission must work towards achieving cooperation and combined efforts between the member countries, targeting the areas of mutual tourism stimulation as an important economic sector for many countries, the provision of appropriate, secure and effective Coronavirus testing, the direction of efforts on the concerning rise of extreme poverty levels and unemployment, etc. Member states may contemplate and discuss other relevant issues and possible solutions regarding relief methods to the pandemic. Furthermore, each delegate is responsible for always performing accurately to the situation of their particular country as well as to how their respective government is specifically responding to the pandemic.