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OAS Leader and President of the World Bank Group Discuss the Economic and Social Prospects for Latin America and the Caribbean

They also gave their points of views on the pending challenges for the region and what areas need to be improved in the future.

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OAS Permanent Council Approves Registration 15 New Civil Society Organizations

They also discussed the Consumer Safety and Health Network and support and solidarity with Haiti, among other issues.

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Chair of the Permanent Council Opened Model OAS for Interns

It is very "heartening to see young people participating in this kind of exercise which seeks to develop important political negotiation skills," she said.

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France Delivers Contribution to OAS Electoral Observation Missions

The Secretary General said the donation confirms the commitment of the country "to further strengthening cooperation for the benefit of the citizens of the Americas."

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Secretary General Mourns Death of Author Gabriel García Márquez

He expressed his "deep sorrow" and called Márquez a "primordial figure of the most prolific and brilliant generation of authors our continent has seen."

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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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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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