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OAS Roundtable Discussed the Development Agenda for Cooperation Beyond 2015

In an event opened by Secretary General Insulza, representatives from various regional organizations discussed threats to democracy and development.

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OAS Anti-Corruption Mechanism Visited Saint Kitts and Nevis

Members of the MESICIC committee met with representatives of the state, civil society and the private sector.

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OAS Secretary General Met the Foreign Affairs Minister of Guatemala and Eduardo Stein

In the meeting with Carlos Raúl Morales and the candidate for Secretary General of the Organization, they discussed issues on the hemispheric agenda.

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OAS Assistant Secretary General Urges University Students to Engage on Hemispheric Events

“Our world is getting smaller. If we fail to take note or engage, it is at our own peril,” said Ambassador Ramdin.

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OAS and Spain Renew Their Alliance of Cooperation in Various Areas

Secretary General Insulza highlighted that the Spanish Fund has enabled the development of nearly one hundred projects of the Organization in the last decade.

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Secretary General Received Permanent Observer of the Holy See

OAS leader and Archbishop Bernardito C. Auza discussed issues of security, development, environment and democracy in the Hemisphere.

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OAS Anti-Corruption Mechanism Visited the United States

The action is part of the review process that the mechanism carries out in accordance with the methodology adopted by consensus among member states.

The Organization of American States is the premier regional forum for political discussion, policy analysis and decision-making in Western Hemisphere affairs. The OAS brings together leaders from nations across the Americas to address hemispheric issues and opportunities. Together, they seek to build cooperation among states and advance a common regional agenda on democratic governance, human rights, multidimensional security, and sustainable development.

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OAS Country Offices in the Member States

OAS Country Offices in the Member States

The Coordinating Office of the Offices in the Member States invites you to visit their site.

You will be able to receive updates, find out who they are and learn out about projects, programs, internships, and scholarships in each office.

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Regular Meeting of the Permanent Council

Thursday, October 23, at 9:30 EDT (13:30 GMT) | Live Webcast » | Agenda »

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The Qhapaq Ñan Trails: the Incas’ Legacy in South America

The Andean road network runs through Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru | Video » | More information »

Publications

OAS presents book "Inequality and Social Inclusion in the Americas"

13 essays on one of the most important challenges of the region

OAS at Work

Promoting Sustainable Development

The OAS works to strengthen mechanisms to give voice to civil society in the search for sustainable development in the countries of the Hemisphere. Through the Department for Sustainable Development, the Organization facilitates the participation of individuals, the private sector, workers, political parties, academics, NGOs and others in decision making on the issue, identifying opportunities and conducting workshops to spread knowledge.

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