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Syracuse University of the United States joins the OAS Scholarship Consortium

The study center will accept beneficiaries of the OAS scholarship program who wish to pursue graduate degrees.

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Application Period for OAS Scholarships Open

Undergraduate, graduate and research opportunities available for 2016 throughout the Hemisphere.

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Belize Presents Award to OAS Secretary General for His Mediation with Guatemala

José Miguel Insulza received the Order of Distinction in recognition of "his diplomatic efforts and support in the advancement of the negotiation process" between the two nations.

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Secretary General Celebrates "Historic Announcement" of Resumption of Relations Between the United States and Cuba

“This is a decision of great vision, because this conflict had stagnated politically for too long,” said the OAS leader.

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Minister of Foreign Affairs of The Bahamas Presented the New Immigration Policy of his Country at the OAS

The presentation to the Permanent Council included details about the internal discussions leading up to the adoption of the changes.

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OAS Supports Suriname in a National Cyber Security Plan

A mission traveled to the Caribbean country to identify needs in the area.

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OAS Secretary General Meets with Foreign Minister of The Bahamas OAS Secretary General Meets with Foreign Minister of The Bahamas

The two discussed migration in the hemisphere, the next election of the authorities of the institution and the Summit of the Americas.

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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OAS at Work

Promoting Sustainable Development

The OAS works to strengthen mechanisms to give voice to civil society in the search for sustainable development in the countries of the Hemisphere. Through the Department for Sustainable Development, the Organization facilitates the participation of individuals, the private sector, workers, political parties, academics, NGOs and others in decision making on the issue, identifying opportunities and conducting workshops to spread knowledge.

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