Conference on Latin America and the Caribbean in Berlin
Against the background of the Federal Government’s strategy on Latin America and the Caribbean the Latin America and Caribbean conference will take place in the House of World Cultures on 23 November 2011.
Under its motto “Latin America on the move”, the conference will highlight major developments in, and opportunities for the region. In various plenary sessions and panel discussions, actors from politics, business, culture and society will discuss new contexts, shared values and interests.
What stance will Latin America adept in the 21st century? How can the quality of life in megacities be improved? How can the challenges of climate change be tackled? These are just some of the topics the conference will focus on.
A discussion with Federal Minister Westerwelle on shaping future cooperation between Germany and Latin American and Caribbean states will round off the event.
The conference is being organized in cooperation with the House of World Cultures and the Ibero-American Institute.
Please register at LAK2011@hkw.de.
Last updated 01.11.2011