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OAS and Antigua and Barbuda Sign Agreement to Observe General Elections in 2014

The Secretary General said that the EOM will analyze "factors relating to the observation of electoral justice, gender equity, and campaign finance."

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OAS Co-Organizes VI International Conference on Humanities, Arts, Science and Technology in Peru

The meeting seeks to deepen cooperation to promote the economic and social development of the region.

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OAS Donates Firearm Marking Machine to Dominican Republic

Machine will be used by the security forces in the country in order to strengthen their capacity to combat illicit arms trafficking.

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Secretary General Inaugurates 11th OAS Hemispheric Forum with Civil Society

Insulza said that "due to the kind of policies that we carry out, it is fundamental to include the opinions" of this sector.

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Ambassador Ramdin Visited Paraguay to Observe Preparations for the General Assembly

The Assistant Secretary General met with Foreign Minister Eladio Loizaga, with whom he discussed the substantive issues that will be debated during the event.

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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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