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OAS Launches Initiative on Identifying and Updating Guatemala’s Electoral Roll

It aims to advance the verification and purging of voter registries for the effective participation of citizens in the 2015 general elections.

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OAS Coordinates Training Drug Treatment Court Specialists in Jamaica

The activity, carried out through the CICAD, is intended for judges, psychiatrists and lawyers, among others.

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OAS Secretary General Met with Members of the Environmental Court of Chile

The judges described the work and composition of such courts that include lawyers, economists, and scientists.

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Permanent Council Sends Draft Resolution on Drugs to the General Assembly

The document includes proposals to reduce demand and supply and promote hemispheric cooperation.

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Message from the OAS Secretary General on the International Day of Democracy

"Strengthening democracy is a never-ending task and to continue with it is the responsibility of peoples and governments," he said.

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OAS Secretary General Met with Deputy Foreign Minister of Panama

The two officials discussed preparations for the Seventh Summit of the Americas, prior to a meeting of the SIRG.

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OAS General Assembly Adopts by Acclamation Resolution on Strategic Vision

The process, launched by Secretary General Insulza, seeks to reorganize the priorities and mandates of the Organization.

The Organization of American States is the premier regional forum for political discussion, policy analysis and decision-making in Western Hemisphere affairs. The OAS brings together leaders from nations across the Americas to address hemispheric issues and opportunities. Together, they seek to build cooperation among states and advance a common regional agenda on democratic governance, human rights, multidimensional security, and sustainable development.

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OAS Country Offices in the Member States

OAS Country Offices in the Member States

The Coordinating Office of the Offices in the Member States invites you to visit their site.

You will be able to receive updates, find out who they are and learn out about projects, programs, internships, and scholarships in each office.

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The Qhapaq Ñan Trails: the Incas’ Legacy in South America

The Andean road network runs through Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru | Video » | More information »

Publications

OAS presents book "Inequality and Social Inclusion in the Americas"

13 essays on one of the most important challenges of the region

OAS at Work

Promoting Human Development

The OAS Scholarship Program is directed at one of the cornerstones of the Organization – human development. Established in 1958, the Program awards each year scholarships for master’s, doctoral or postgraduate studies leading to a university degree. In all, more than 100,000 citizens of the Americas have benefited from the Program since its inception.

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