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Permanent Council Sends Draft Resolution on Drugs to the General Assembly

The document includes proposals to reduce demand and supply and promote hemispheric cooperation.

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Message from the OAS Secretary General on the International Day of Democracy

"Strengthening democracy is a never-ending task and to continue with it is the responsibility of peoples and governments," he said.

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OAS Secretary General Met with Deputy Foreign Minister of Panama

The two officials discussed preparations for the Seventh Summit of the Americas, prior to a meeting of the SIRG.

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OAS General Assembly Adopts by Acclamation Resolution on Strategic Vision

The process, launched by Secretary General Insulza, seeks to reorganize the priorities and mandates of the Organization.

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OAS Anti-Corruption Committee Met with Experts from International Organizations and the Private Sector

Participants shared their experiences in combating corruption and examined risks in the public and private sectors.

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OAS’s Secretary General Recalled Tragic Events of September 11, 1973 and 2001

He called on the international community to respect diversity at a time when the world is shaken once more by violence.

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Special General Assembly to Review Draft Resolution on the Strategic Vision of the OAS

Secretary General Insulza initiated the debate on that matter two years ago, given the need to prioritize the Organization’s activities.

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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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 Human Development

The OAS Scholarship Program is directed at one of the cornerstones of the Organization – human development. Established in 1958, the Program awards each year scholarships for master’s, doctoral or postgraduate studies leading to a university degree. In all, more than 100,000 citizens of the Americas have benefited from the Program since its inception.

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