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Permanent Council to Discuss Place and Date of the General Assembly and to Commemorate International Women’s Day

  March 10, 2020

The Permanent Council of the Organization of American States will hold two meetings on Thursday, March 12, in Simon Bolívar Hall at OAS headquarters in Washington, D.C.

At 10:00 EDT (14:00 GMT) the Council will hold a special meeting to Commemorate International Women’s Day. The session will feature a presentation by the Executive Secretary of the Inter-American Commission of Women, Alejandra Mora Mora.

Then, at 12:00 EDT (16:00 GMT), the Council will hold a regular meeting to consider, among other topics, the draft resolution “Place and date of the Fiftieth regular session of the General Assembly.”

Please consult the agendas of the meetings here. Note that changes to the agendas may yet be made before the meeting.

The meetings will be broadcast live - with interpretation in Spanish, English, French and Portuguese- on the OAS website and the OAS Facebook page

Press Contact: Mónica Reyes ([email protected])

WHAT: Meetings of the OAS Permanent Council

WHEN: Thursday, March 12 at 10:00 EDT (14:00 GMT) and 12:00 EDT (16:00 GMT)

WHERE: Simon Bolivar Hall,
Organization of American States,
17th Street & Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20006.

Reference: AVI-039/20