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Remarks: Gold Insigne Award Dinner - Alan García, President of Peru

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

The President of Peru, Alan García, delivered remarks at the dinner in his award dinner at Americas Society/Council of the Americas on September 22. AS/COA honored President García him its highest award in recognition of his achievetments while in office. "I want to tell you that this is not going to be a lost opportunity,” said the president. “We are going to keep growing quickly and overcome poverty." (en español) ... Read More

Remarks: Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs Lawrence Cannon at the 40th Washington Conference

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

During COA's 40th Washington Conference, Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs Lawrence Cannon discussed Canada's engagement in the Americas and regional economic integration, saying, "Protectionism is the single biggest threat to a thriving­­­ global economy, and free trade is the only viable alternative to protectionism." ... Read More

Remarks: President of Colombia Alvaro Uribe

Thursday, September 24, 2009

Colombian President Álvaro Uribe joined Americas Society/Council of the Americas for a question and answer session about his country's economy and the constitutional process that would pave the way for him to seek a third consecutive term. Read his remarks. ... Read More