Montevideo Consensus on population and development

Author: UNFPA


The representatives of the countries participating in the first session of the Regional Conference on Population and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean, held in Montevideo from 12 to 15 August 2013, Bearing in mind that the main focus of this first session has been the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean beyond 2014, the aim being to review the progress achieved in Latin America and the Caribbean over
the past 20 years, and to identify key measures for furthering its implementation with emphasis on regional emerging issues relating to population and development, human well-being and dignity, and to their sustainability