INCAE Rector took part in discussion of Americas Society/ Council of the Americas

13 de November 2018

INCAE Rector Enrique Bolaños took part in a private breakfast organized by the Americas Society/Council of the Americas (AS/COA) last September 19 in Miami for AS/COA members as well as for private and public sector companies with strong interest and relationship with Latin America. Members of INCAE’s Presidential Advisory Council (PAC) and Board of Directors also attended.

At the event Rector Bolaños spoke on the current crisis in Nicaragua and its implications for Central America, sharing an update on Nicaragua’s political, economic and humanitarian crisis and how it impacts the region, in addition to the implications for Nicaragua’s business community.

"As a member of the Council of the Americas INCAE has always participated actively. Since the discussion was about Nicaragua, I was invited to share my perspective on the situation in my country, addressing the institutional, economic, and political crisis and the future perspectives for Nicaragua in relation to the private sector and the growing humanitarian instability ", Rector Bolaños said.

The Americas Society is an organization dedicated to education, debate and dialogue in the Americas. It promotes understanding of the economic, political, and social problems faced by Latin America, the Caribbean and Canada. Its mission is to increase public awareness and appreciation of the diverse cultural heritage of the Americas and the importance of the inter-American relationship.

The Council of the Americas is a US business organization engaged in promoting free trade, democracy and open markets in the Americas; including Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean and South America. COA members share a common commitment to economic and social development, open markets, the rule of law, and democracy throughout the Western Hemisphere.