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A Conversation with the New U.S. Ambassador to Argentina

Council of the Americas

April 17, 2018


Bosch Palace, Residence of the U.S. Ambassador to Argentina (Image: U.S. Dept. of State)

Council of the Americas will hold a private discussion on U.S.-Argentina relations, regional integration, and priorities for the bilateral agenda with Edward Charles Prado, the newly appointed U.S. ambassador to Argentina.

The U.S.-Argentina relationship continues to deepen through a shared commitment to hemispheric growth, trade, investment, and security. The United States and Argentina are both member states of the United Nations, the Organization of American States, the G20, and other international organizations. Argentina has assumed an important global leadership role in 2018 as the G20 president and the country continues to move forward with its bid to join the OECD.

Judge Edward Charles Prado is a distinguished federal jurist having served as a U.S. judge for almost 35 years. Judge Prado was appointed by the chief justice of the U.S. Supreme Court to serve as chair of the Criminal Justice Active Review Committee, the board of Federal Judicial Center, and on the Defender Services Committee and Judicial Branch Committee of the Judicial Conference of the United States. Prior to becoming a judge, he served as the U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Texas. He served in the U.S. Army Reserves (1972-1987), retiring as a captain. Judge Prado received his BA and JD from the University of Texas at Austin. He speaks fluent Spanish.

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