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AGENDA UPDATE: OAS Permanent Council to Receive the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Colombia, Consider Respect for Parliamentary Immunity in Venezuela and Convocation of the Organ of Consultation of TIAR

  September 10, 2019

The Permanent Council of the Organization of American States will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, September 11 at 10:00 EDT (14:00 GMT) in Simon Bolívar Hall at OAS headquarters in Washington, DC, in order to:

• Receive the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Colombia, Carlos Holmes Trujillo, who will deliver a presentation on “narco-terrorism’s challenges to democratic institutions;”
• Consider the draft resolution “Respect for Parliamentary Immunity in Venezuela;” and
• Consider the draft resolution “Convocation of the Organ of Consultation of the Inter-American Treaty of Reciprocal Assistance (TIAR)”, 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

Press Contact: Mónica Reyes (MReyes@oas.org).

WHAT: Regular meeting of the OAS Permanent Council

WHEN: Wednesday, September 11 at 10:00 EDT (14:00 GMT)

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

Reference: AVI-162/19