Authorities: Councils/Committees

Permanent Council

Sonia Merlyn JohnnySonia Merlyn Johnny
Chair of the Permanent Council and the General Committee
Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Saint Lucia

Neil ParsanNeil Parsan
Vice Chair of the Permanent Council and the General Committee
Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Trinidad and Tobago

Committees

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

Flavio MedinaCommittee on Hemispheric Security (CSH), Chair
Flavio Medina,
Alternate Representative of the Dominican Republic

José de Jesús Martínez GonzálezCommittee on Inter-American Summits Management and Civil Society Participation in OAS Activities (CISC), Chair
Ambassador José de Jesús Martínez González, Interim Representative of Panama

Working Groups of the Permanent Council and its Committees

Inter-American Council for Integral Development (CIDI)

July-December 2014

    • Chair: Ambassador Neil Parsan, Permanent Representative of Trinidad and Tobago
    • Vice Chair:

 

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
Bolivia 2014-2016
Dominica 2013-2015
Dominican Republic 2013-2015
Ecuador 2013-2015
El Salvador 2014-2016
Mexico 2014-2016
Paraguay 2014-2016
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 2013-2015
United States 2014-2016