LatAm Social Development Forum Focuses on Youth, Inclusion

0 San Salvador, Jul 13. -Government representatives at the 8th Forum of Ministers of Social Development in Latin America reaffirmed their commitment to continue promoting policies for youth and social inclusion.That commitment is included in the Declaration of San Salvador, inked by Latin American nations on Tuesday. The participants expressed their will to undertake the necessary actions to protect and

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Poll: Majority of Venezuelans Support Chavez

1 Caracas, May 12. -Most Venezuelans approve of President Hugo Chavez´s job performance and the policies of social inclusion promoted by his government, Jesse Chacon, director of the pollster GIS XIX, said Thursday. According to the latest survey by GIS XIX, the president has a 52 percent approval rating, Chacon told Venezolana de Television. The survey was conducted in late

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Cuba in UN: Manipulation of Human Security Concept

1 United Nations, Apr 16. -Cuba denounced the policies and practices of the UN Secretariat in enforcing the concept of so-called human security, without that term being defined by member countries. While the definition of human security has not been reached by consensus, a report presented last year by the the UN secretary general lists no less than 20 UN

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A New Model of Development in Latin America is Needed

6 Havana, May 29. -It is necessary for Latin America and the Caribbean to apply necessary policies aimed at eliminating poverty and applying a development model that would end inequality and social marginalization. This is one of the most important ideas that came out of a regional seminar on aging that met for two days in this capital organized by

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