The Organization of American States (OAS) will host, on Tuesday, March 21 at 11:30 EDT (15:30 GMT), a discussion on the political and human rights situation in Venezuela at OAS headquarters in Washington, DC.
The event, which will feature a discussion by prominent human rights organizations from Venezuela, will be opened by the Secretary General of the OAS, Luis Almagro.
Participants will include:
• Inti Rodriguez, Research Coordinator of Provea
• Marco Antonio Ponce, Director of the Observatorio Venezolano de Conflictividad Social
• Mercedes De Freitas, Executive Director of Transparencia Venezuela
• Gonzalo Himiob, Director of Foro Penal Venezuela.
The panel discussion will be followed by a question and answer session with the public.
The meeting will be broadcast live on the OAS Facebook page.
Press Contact: Mónica Reyes (MReyes@oas.org)
WHAT: Panel Discussion on Political and Human Rights Situation in Venezuela
WHEN: Tuesday, March 21 at 11:30 EDT (15:30 GMT)
WHERE: Hall of the Americas
Organization of American States
17th Street & Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20006