Authorities: Councils/Committees

Permanent Council

Jacinth Lorna Henry-MartinJacinth Lorna Henry-Martin
Chair of the Permanent Council and the General Committee
Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Saint Kitts and Nevis

Milton Romani GernerMilton Romani Gerner
Vice Chair of the Permanent Council
and the General Committee
Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Uruguay


Diego Pary RodríguezCommittee on Juridical and Political Affairs (CAJP), Chair
Ambassador Diego Pary Rodríguez,
Permanent Representative of Bolivia

Allan Culham Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Affairs (CAAP), Chair
Ambassador Allan Culham,
Permanent Representative of Canada

Bocchit EdmondCommittee on Hemispheric Security (CSH), Chair
Ambassador Bocchit Edmond,
Interim Representative of Haiti

Arturo Ulises Vallarino BartuanoCommittee on Inter-American Summits Management and Civil Society Participation in OAS Activities (CISC), Chair
Ambassador Arturo Ulises Vallarino Bartuano, Permanent Representative of Panama

Working Groups of the Permanent Council and its Committees

Inter-American Council for Integral Development (CIDI)

January-June 2014

    • Chair: Ambassador Diego Pary, Permanent Representative of Bolivia
    • Vice Chair: Ambassador Milton Romani Gerner, Permanent Representative of Uruguay


Committee on Partnership for Development Policies (2013-2014)

  • Chair: Marisol Nieto, Alternate Representative of Ecuador
  • Vice Chair: Asram Yahir Santino Soleyn, Alternate Representative of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines


Committee on Migration Issues (2013-2014)

  • Chair: Ana Paola Riveros, Alternate Representative of Mexico
  • Vice Chair: Wendy Jeannette Acevedo, Alternate Representative of El Salvador


Working Group on Strengthening CIDI and its Organs (2013-2014)

  • Chair: Agustín Vásquez Gómez, Alternate Representative of El Salvador
  • Vice Chairs: Samuel Ashcallay, Alternate Representative of Peru and Arturo Barrio González, Alternate Representative of Mexico


Ad-hoc Working Group to Review the Mandates on Integral Development (2013-2014)

  • Chair: Yadir Salazar Mejía, Alternate Representative of Colombia
  • Vice Chair: Ana Verónica Juárez Menéndez, Alternate Representative of Guatemala


Current Members of the Management Board

  • Chair (2013-2014): América Bastidas Castañeda, Advisor on Multilateral Affairs of the Ministry of Economy, Planning, and Development of the Dominican Republic
  • Vice Chair: Delegation of Mexico

Member State Term
Mexico 2012-2014
United States of America 2012-2014
El Salvador 2012-2014
Venezuela 2012-2014
Panama 2012-2014
Dominican Republic 2013-2015
Dominica 2013-2015
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 2013-2015
Vacant 2013-2015