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Latin America and the Caribbean Economic and Social Councils Network (CESALC)

Institutional characteristics

Establishment
Date of creation
2013
Year operational
2013
Nature of the texts that create the ESC (Constitution, law, decree, etc.)
A Governance and Functioning Framework, establishing guiding principles for CESALC and rules for its functioning and administration was adopted in 2014
Composition

Non-specific

Number of members : 22 participating ESCs from Latin America and the Caribbean
Management organes

Presidium

Management Committee
The Management Committee is composed by 5 ESCs chosen for a two-year-term.
The Management Committee composed of five councils coordinate the implementation of an agreed Work Plan for the period 2014 – 2016.

General Assembly and Plenary

Annual meeting
An annual meeting is organized by a volunteer ESC gathering the representatives of participating councils.

Secretariat

Coordinator
A member of the Management Committee is selected as coordinator.