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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.

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OAS Secretary General Meets with US Assistant Secretary for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs

During the meeting, they discussed the General Assembly’s main theme, which is the world drug problem in the Americas.

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President of Guatemala Met with OAS Secretary General

Both officials discussed the theme of the Special General Assembly being hosted by that country, “Toward a Hemispheric Drug Policy for the Twenty-First Century”."

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OAS and Paraguay Sign Agreement on Seized Goods Derived from Drug Trafficking

Secretary General Insulza said that the agreement paves the way for the "consolidation of useful instruments to combat money laundering."

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OAS Secretary General Met with Representative of the Global Commission on Drug Policy

They discussed, with other officials, the similarities of various agencies in addressing the issue at a regional and global levels.

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OAS Secretary General Met with President of the Supreme Electoral Tribunal of Guatemala

Both officials discussed the implementation of the project to strengthen the Citizen Identification System of the National Registry of Persons, among others.

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

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

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

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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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