The International Office for Human Rights Action on Colombia

Civil Society in Brussels pronounce themselves in view of the First Summit between the EU and Latin America and the Carribean States.

“The networks in Brussels reiterate their call for a change of direction towards an equitable integration of peoples, and the emergence of a global financial architecture that protects the rights of citizens”

Brussels, 28 January 2013. The Heads of State and Government of the Community of Latin America and Caribbean States (CELAC), the European Union (EU), and the presidents of the European Council and the European Commission have agreed in Santiago de Chile, the 26 and January 27, 2013, to renew and deepen their strategic partnership, under the theme: “Partnership for development: Promoting Investments of Social and Environmental Quality. “