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Ana María Mendieta Trefogli
President of the CIM 2016-2019
Minister of Women and Vulnerable Populations of Peru

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She assumed the position of Minister of State in the Office of Women and Vulnerable Populations, on April 2, 2018. She is a lawyer with a Master's Degree in Constitutional Law and a Diploma in Human Rights for Women. She has served as Deputy Minister for Women and as Executive Director of the National Program against Family and Sexual Violence.

Speeches and statements...

18 February - Day of Women of the Americas

  • Message from the President of the CIM, María Isabel Chamorro
    (2014, PDF)
  • Message from the President of the CIM, Maureen Clarke Clarke
    (2013, Word)
  • Message from the Secretary General of the OAS, José Miguel Insulza
    (2012, Word)
  • Message from the Secretary General of the OAS, José Miguel Insulza
    (2011, PDF)
  • Message from the President of the CIM, Rocio Garcia Gaytan
    (2011, PDF)
  • Message from the Secretary General of the OAS, José Miguel Insulza
    (2010, PDF)
  • Message from the President of the CIM, Wanda K. Jones
    (2010, PDF)
  • Message from the President of the CIM, Laura Albornoz Pollman
    (2009, PDF)

8 March - International Women's Day

  • Message from the Secretary General of the OAS, José Miguel Insulza
    (2015, Word)
  • Message from the Secretary General of the OAS, José Miguel Insulza
    (2014, Word)
  • Message from the Secretary General of the OAS, José Miguel Insulza
    (2013, Word)
  • Message from the President of the CIM, Rocio Garcia Gaytan
    (2012, Word)
  • Message from the President of the CIM, Rocio Garcia Gaytan
    (2011, PDF)

25 November- International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

  • Mensaje de la Presidenta de la CIM, Alejandra Mora Mora
    (2014, PDF)
  • Message from the President of the CIM, Maureen Clarke Clarke
    (2012, Word)
  • Message from the Secretary General of the OAS, José Miguel Insulza
    (2012, Word)
  • Message from the President of the CIM, Rocio Garcia Gaytan
    (2011, Word)

Other occasions

  • 47th Regular Session of the General Assembly of the Organization of American States (June 22nd 2017, Cancún)
    Speech by the CIM President, Ana María Romero-Lozada during the Third Plenary Session in: English or Spanish
    Speech by the CIM President during the Thematic Panel "Opportunities and Challenges for Women's Leadership in the Americas" in: English or Spanish
  • 44th Regular Session of the General Assembly of the Organization of American States (June 5th 2014, Asunción)
    Speech by the CIM President, Alejandra Mora Mora (Word)
  • 43rd Regular Session of the General Assembly of the Organization of American States (June 5th 2013, La Antigua, Guatemala)
    Speech by the CIM President, Maureen Clarke Clarke (Word)
  • 52nd Regular Session of the Inter-American Drug Abuse Control Commission (CICAD, November 30th, San José)
    Speech by the CIM President, Maureen Clarke Clarke (Word, only available in Spanish)
  • 42nd Regular Session of the General Assembly of the Organization of American States (June 5th 2012, Cochabamba)
    Speech by the CIM Vice-President, Irene Sandiford-Garner (Word)
  • Caribbean Regional Colloquium: Women Leaders as Agents of Change (June 28-30, 2011)
    Speech by the CIM Vice-President Irene Sandiford Garner (Word)
  • 41st Regular Session of the General Assembly of the Organization of American States (June 7th 2011, San Salvador)
    Speech by the CIM President, Rocío García Gaytán (Word)
  • Side event on citizen security and human rights (June 5th 2011)
    Speech by the CIM President, Rocío García Gaytán (Word)