Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean (ROLAC)
In 1996, the Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean (ROLAC) began operations in the region from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. In 2002, ROLAC opened representations in Mexico, Colombia, Ecuador, Cuba, Haiti and Costa Rica. Recently, the work of the Agency has come to El Salvador. ROLAC supported the organization of the Fifth World Urban Forum, in 2010, and the global celebration of World Habitat Day in 2003, both activities held in Rio de Janeiro.