Unasur to Discuss Economic Crisis and Creation of Electoral Body

0 Buenos Aires, Aug 23. – The foreign ministers of the Union of South American Nations (UNASUR) on Wednesday will discuss how to address the current international economic crisis and the creation of an electoral body within the bloc. The meeting of foreign ministers of UNASUR will be held in the framework of the Fifth Ministerial Meeting of the Forum

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UNASUR Criticizes Haiti´s Fragile Judicial System

0 Port-au-Prince, Jan 28.  – The Union of South American Nations (UNASUR) on Friday criticized Haiti´s fragile judicial system with regards to going forward with legal proceedings against former dictator Jean Claude Duvalier, charged with various crimes. For making effective its denunciation, a statement supporting rule of law in Haiti is being prepared, informed the UNASUR ambassador to Port-au-Prince, Rodolfo

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UNASUR Asks FMs to Go to Quito, Support Correa

4 Buenos Aires, Oct 2. -An emergency meeting of the Union of South American Nations on Friday decided for the foreign ministers of its member countries to travel to Quito to express their "full support" for President Rafael Correa. The UNASUR meeting passed a resolution expressing its firm condemnation of the attempted coup and kidnapping of Correa carried out in

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UNASUR Agrees to Validate University Degrees

1 Quito, Sept 17. -The 12 member countries of the Union of South American Nations agreed to mutually recognize each country's university degrees to promote the quality of education. The information was released by Ecuadorian Minister Rene Ramirez, president of the South American Council on Education, Culture, Science, Technology and Innovation, who stated that the accreditation processes would be strengthened.

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UNASUR Chirman Supervises Aid to Haiti

1 Quito, Ago 30. -Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa visits Haiti on Monday as acting chairman of the Union of South American Nations for strengthening that bloc's aid to the Caribbean nation, devastated by an earthquake in January. According to Foreign Minister Ricardo Patiño, Correa is setting up a technical committee, responsible for following up on the aid plan agreed upon

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