The president of the Republic, Ivan Duke, participate in the 9th edition of the Summit of the Americas in Los Angeles, California, hosted by the President of the United States, Joe Biden, and with which it seeks to promote dialogue between heads of government and the peoples and companies of the Americas.
Duque attends the opening ceremony of the Summit this Wednesday, June 8, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.
Also on his agenda is a bilateral meeting with peter castle, president of Peru; and participate in the fourth CEO Summit of the Americas, also known as the Business Summit and the Social Dialogue between civil society, social actors and high-level government representatives’.
and meets with Charles H. Rivkin, chairman and CEO of the Motion Picture Association.
On Friday June 10. The president will speak at the second Plenary Session of Leaders, to be held at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
President Duque’s agenda also includes meetings with the highest representatives of International Organization for Migration (IOM) Already UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), with several presidents and prime ministers of the continent and with high-level executives of the United States Chamber of Commerce and companies from different sectors of the global economy.
According to the Casa de Nariño, the Colombian president arrives in California with a clear agenda, whose objective is, first of all, to position the country’s achievements in the migration issue before the world, with the Temporary Protection Statute, which benefits 1.8 million Venezuelan migrants; he will also focus on the climate action agenda and speak on the economic revival of the country after the pandemic.