Women's Empowerment: Social and Political Responses

9th Gathering organized by the Group of Women Parliamentarians

Buenos Aires, Argentina | 22-24 May, 2017

Building Trust between Parliaments and Citizens

Workshop in Spanish

Bogota, Colombia | April 20-21, 2017

#ParlAmericasOPN #CongresoAbierto

Strengthening the ties between citizens and legislatures

2nd Gathering of the Open Parliament Network

San José, Costa Rica | March 16-18, 2017


Photo gallery

Maximizing the use of social networks to promote citizen participation 

Training Session

San José, Costa Rica | March 15, 2017


Photo Gallery

Gender Equality and the Media

3rd Parliamentary Forum on Beijing+20

Santiago, Chile | January 12-13, 2017


What we do

Strengthening democracy and governance in the Americas through dialogue and parliamentary cooperation

June 21, 2017

Statement for the guarantee of security for Venezuelan parliamentarians

The Parliamentary Delegation of ParlAmericas that participated in the 47th General Assembly of the Organization of American States respectfully requests to the government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to offer all the necessary guarantees for the personal integrity and security of Venezuelan parliamentarians. More

June 12, 2017

President Marcela Guerra spoke at the 33rd General Assembly of the Latin American and Caribbean Parliament (Parlatino)

Senator Marcela Guerra (Mexico), President of ParlAmericas, spoke in the panel “Successful strategies for protection and assistance, public policy for sustainable development, and conflict resolution,” at the high level parliamentary dialogue on migration and climate change in Latin America and the Caribbean, “Realities and Commitments towards the Global Compact”. More

May 30, 2017

ParlAmericas participated in international conference on resistance to women's political leadership

From May 22 to 26, academics and practitioners gathered at the Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers University for the international conference "Resisting Women's Political Leadership: Theories, Data, Solutions." More

2nd Gathering of the Parliamentary Network on Climate Change | Renewable Energies

Panama City, Panama | August 3-4, 2017  


2nd Co-creation Meeting: Citizen Participation

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago | September 6, 2017

Workshop: Fiscal Transparency and Parliamentary Budget Offices

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago | September 7, 2017

Study Visit of the Open Parliament Network

Ottawa, Canada | October 23-24, 2017

14th Plenary Assembly | Parliamentary Actions to Incentivize Responsible Political Discourse

Medellin, Colombia | November 15-17, 2017



* For more information on our calendar of upcoming activities, contact us at info@parlamericas.org.

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