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OAS, NEI of Mexico and International IDEA Inaugurate Conference on Accessibility and Electoral Participation

Participants will seek common solutions to the challenges posed by the need to ensure accessibility and electoral participation in the region.

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OAS Electoral Observation Mission Working in Bolivia

The team includes experts in organizational and electoral technology, campaign finance and equitable gender participation, among other areas.

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OAS, PAHO, and Trinidad and Tobago Organize Meeting on Non-Communicable Diseases

Participants will discuss policy and practical mechanisms to raise awareness and address the prevalence of NCDs in the Americas.

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OAS Special General Assembly: Member States Highlight Importance of Regional Consensus

They appreciated participating in the UN General Assembly that will address the drug issue in 2016 "with one voice."

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UN Supported the Work of the Special General Assembly of the OAS

Representative said that it is time for Member States to devote attention to this relevant subject to the region and the world.

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OAS and Panama Signed Agreement on Organization of VII Summit of the Americas

Secretary General Insulza commended the progress of the work carried out by the Government of Panama for the preparation of the hemispheric Summit.

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Guatemalan President and OAS Secretary General inaugurated 46th Special General Assembly

They agreed that this meeting provides an opportunity for the countries of the Hemisphere to reach a consensus position on the drug problem.

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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Regular Meeting of the Permanent Council

Wednesday, September 24, at 10:00 EDT (14:00 GMT) | Live Webcast » | Agenda »

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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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