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Peruvian Deputy Minister of Interior Presented Preparations for Meeting on Police Management

The "Second Meeting of the Technical Working Group on Police Management" will be held in Trujillo on April 23 and 24.

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Secretary General Met with the Foreign Minister of Colombia

Both reviewed the political situation in the region, with emphasis on the upcoming Summit of the Americas, which will bring together the 35 heads of State and Government of the Hemisphere in Panama.

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Ambassador Ramdin Highlights MOAS in Visit to Saint Kitts and Nevis

More than one hundred students from nine countries are taking part in the Model OAS General Assembly for Universities.

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OAS Leader Receives Gran Cruz Award from the Andean Parliament

Insulza was recognized for his support "for the building of a regional agenda" and for "promoting the harmonization of legislation on issues of importance to the region."

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Secretary General Received Decoration from the Inter-American Defense Board

The Board recognized "his support, administration, and valuable services for the development and integration of the IADB with the OAS."

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OAS Begins Workshop on Legal Cooperation Against Cyber Crimes

Event is designed for judges of Central America, Mexico and the Dominican Republic.

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First Edition of Program for the Promotion of Open Government Begins

More than twenty young leaders from 16 countries of the Americas debated ways to increase government transparency, citizen participation and collaboration.

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Ambassador Ramdin Highlighted the “Historic Opportunity” of the Summit of Panama

The senior OAS official cited “optimism due to the presence of Cuba, but also concern because of the urgency of strengthening hemispheric multilateralism.”

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MESICIC Meeting Concludes with Progress in Cooperation in the Fight against Corruption

The Fifth Round will analyze methods of training public employees in the understanding of their responsibilities and ethical standards.

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The Inter-American Commission of Women (CIM) was the first inter-governmental agency established to ensure recognition of women's human rights. The purpose of the CIM is to achieve the full citizenship of women and the elimination of gender-based discrimination and violence.

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