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OAS Permanent Council to Discuss the EU list on Money Laundering, the IACHR Visit to the Venezuelan Border and Resilience in facing the COVID-19 Pandemic

  May 26, 2020

The Permanent Council of the Organization of American States (OAS) will hold a virtual regular meeting, TOMORROW, Wednesday, May 27 14:00 EDT ( 18:00 GMT) to learn about “Inter-American Defense Board support in COVID-19 pandemic resilience,” to receive the “Presentation of the Declaration of OAS Member States in Solidarity against the Inclusion of Latin American and Caribbean Countries in the List of Third Countries with Weak Anti-Laundering and Terrorist Financing Regimes Published by the European Commission in the Midst of the COVID-19 Pandemic,” to receive the “Report on the Onsite Visit to the Venezuelan border by the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) from February 5 to 7, 2020,” and the “Establishment of the Comprehensive Regional Protection and Solutions Framework (MIRPS) Fund and Regulations for its Operations,” among other topics.

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

The meeting will be broadcast live - with interpretation in Spanish, English, French and Portuguese- on the OAS Website and the OAS Facebook page and the OAS YouTube page.

Press Contact: Mónica Reyes ([email protected]).

WHAT: Virtual Meeting of the OAS Permanent Council

WHEN: TOMORROW, Wednesday, May 27 at 14:00 EDT (18:00 GMT).

WHERE: OAS Web Page and the Oficial OAS Facebook page and OAS YouTube page.

Reference: AVI-064/20