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OAS Permanent Council to Learn about Progress on Equity and Social Inclusion in Paraguay, and Receive Report of the Electoral Mission in Bolivia

  June 18, 2018

The Permanent Council of the Organization of American States (OAS) will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, June 20 at 10:00 EDT (14:00 GMT) in Simon Bolivar Hall at OAS headquarters in Washington DC, to hear a presentation by the Minister-Executive Secretary of the Secretariat for Social Action of Paraguay, Hector Ramón Cárdenas, receive the final report of the mission of experts deployed in Bolivia for the judicial elections of December 3, 2017, and to commemorate Americas Children and Youth Day, among other issues.

Minister-Executive Secretary Cárdenas will make a presentation on “Social development commitment: Equity and Social Inclusion: Overcoming inequalities for more inclusive societies.”

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.

Press Contact: Mónica Reyes (

WHAT: OAS Permanent Council Receives Minister of Paraguay and Report of Electoral Mission to Bolivia

WHEN: Wednesday, June 20 at 10:00 EDT (14:00 GMT)

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

Reference: AVI-079/18