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Secretary General Met with the Minister of Defense of Chile

The two discussed the next OAS General Assembly, whose theme is "Development with social inclusion," which will take place from June 3 to 5 in Asuncion, Paraguay.

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OAS Anticorruption Mechanism Holds On-Site Visit to Haiti

The Commission met with representatives of Unit for Combating Corruption; the General Inspectorate of Finance and the other national bodies.

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OAS and Costa Rica Sign Agreement to Boost Triangular Technical Cooperation Activities

The Secretary General said that the role of the Organization will be to "enable countries to share their experiences and to transfer their knowledge."

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CIDI of the OAS Debates Development Agenda

The Secretary General said focus should be on hemispheric issues, relevant topics, and areas in which the Organization can make a difference.

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Secretary General Insulza Sends Condolences over Passing of Former Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago

OAS leader sent a letter mourning the passing of the country´s former Premier and President Arthur Napoleon Raymond Robinson.

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Statement of the Secretary General on the Death of Professor Norman Girvan

OAS leader expressed his profound regret at the passing of Dr. Norman Girvan, an outstanding Caribbean intellectual and development economist.

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President of the International Court of Justice Highlights Participation of OAS Countries in the Court

It is no secret that the states of the Americas have been the most frequent clients of the Court," he said.

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Education for Democracy

The member states of the OAS recognize that education is key to the strengthening of democratic institutions. The Inter-American Program on Education for Democratic Values and Practices (EDUCADEM) works to strengthen education for democratic citizenship through cooperation, investigation, and training.

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