Briefings and Tours (July 13, 2011)


On July 13, the House of the Americas received 58 Salvadorian participants from CAEE, Colegio de Altos Estudios Estratégios. The visit began with a guided tour through the Historical OAS Main Building led by Betty Arevalo, Specialist, Department of International Affairs. Amb. Alfonso Quiñonez, Secretary of the Secretariat of External Relations gave them an Overview of the Organization and Mr. Alvaro Briones, from the Department of Public Security gave a presentation on security issues. The visit concluded with the participation of Agustin Vasquez, Minister-Counselor of the Permanent Mission of El Salvador to the OAS, who explained the role of the El Salvador as a member of the OAS.