2016

Dec06
Mexico City, Mexico13th Plenary Assembly: Strengthening parliaments and building resilient societies to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals
 

SOCIAL MEDIA: #PA13Mex

DECLARATION

  During #PA13Mex, ParlAmericas presented this report (Prezi presentation) on the work being done within the organization to achieve the SDGs

PRESS RELEASE (in Spanish)

AGENDA

GUIDELINES FOR PARLIAMENTARY DIALOGUE

PARLAMERICAS' HANDOUT ON SDGs

PRESENTATIONS

RESOURCES


ELECTIONS

Several seats on the Board of Directors and Executive Committee of the Group of Women Parliamentarians were open for election. The results of the elections were the following:

 

Presidency

 

Marcela Guerra, Senator, Mexico

 

Vice Presidency

 

Robert Nault, MP, Canada

  North America (3 seats open)  

- Canada

- Mexico

 

Central America (1 seat open)


- Nicaragua

 

The Caribbean (2 seats open)

 

- Jamaica

- Trinidad and Tobago

 

South America (2 seats open)

 

Chile

- Ecuador

 

Host Parliament - 14th Plenary Assembly

  - Colombia
 

Vice Presidencies GoWP (2 seats open)

 

Claudia Nogueira, MP, Chile

- Mobina Jaffer, Senator, Canada

* The members of the Board of Directors must be active members of their respective Chambers. A Board Director cannot simultaneously hold office as a Cabinet minister in the executive branch of his/her government.

** According to Resolution 34-03, ratified at the 11th Plenary Assembly, Parliaments will need to remain current with their membership due payments to run for and retain a seat on the Board. Payment receipt for the current year must be confirmed by the International Secretariat the day prior to the election.

Dec05
Mexico City, MexicoTraining session in English: Maximizing the use of technology to improve communication with constituents
   

SOCIAL MEDIA: #Training #PA13Mex

PRESS RELEASE

REPORT

 

The training session ended with an #OnlineHearing. All comments and questions posted during the live discussion were addressed and can be found in the video recording.

PRESENTATIONS

RESOURCES

AGENDA

Nov06
Washington D.C., United StatesParliamentary Delegation Visit to the United States elections

REPORT (in Spanish)

AIDE MEMOIRE

AGENDA (in Spanish)

Oct20
Ottawa, CanadaParliamentary Exchange: Multi-party caucuses for gender equality
Sep13
Santiago, ChileStudy Visit on Legislative Openness

SOCIAL MEDIA: #VisitaOPN

PRESENTATIONS

PRESS

RESOURCES

AGENDA (in Spanish)

On Monday, September 12, 2016, legislators participating in the study visit will be part of a regional delegation of parliamentarians that will attend the I Regional Workshop on Open Budget, "Strengthening Legislatures' Functions in the Budgetary Process", organized by the Bicameral Group on Transparency of the National Congress of Chile and the World Bank.

WORKSHOP AGENDA (in Spanish)

Sep12
Antigua, GuatemalaParliamentary Gathering for Central America: The electoral journey of women candidates
Aug03
Panama City, PanamaParliamentary Action to Stop Climate Change
       

SOCIAL MEDIA: #STOPCC16

REPORT

DECLARATION

 

Special Remarks: Ambassador Patricia Espinosa Cantellano, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC) (in Spanish)

PRESS

PRESENTATIONS

RESOURCES DISTRIBUTED BY UNEP

RESOURCES - BACKGROUND INFORMATION

For general information on climate change and the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, please visit the following link (UNFCCC).

INAUGURAL SPEECHES

AGENDA

Jun02
Quito, EcuadorDiversifying political power to build inclusive societies
May26
Asuncion, ParaguayRoad Map towards Legislative Openness: transparency, accountability, citizen participation and ethics
 

SOCIAL MEDIA: #OPN2016  

ROADMAP

REPORT

PRESS

PRESENTATIONS

OPENING REMARKS

PANELLISTS BIOGRAPHIES

AGENDA