Peru.- The President of Peru, Pedro Castillo, will begin this Friday, September 17, his tour of Mexico and the United States to hold various meetings with the two countries and participate in the WE covers the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (Celac) and in the session of the Organization of American States (OAS), and the United Nations (UN).
According to Castillo’s presidential agenda, his tour will last until September 22 and during these days, the Peruvian president hopes to carry out various official activities.
This would be the president’s first trip abroad, since he assumed the presidency on June 28 and in this trip, he hopes to promote the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic in the multilateral sphere as well as the impulse to economic reactivation and will count with the company of four ministers of state, the Chancellor, Oscar Maúrtua de Romaña; the Minister of Economy and Finance, Pedro Francke; the Minister of Foreign Trade and Tourism, Roberto Sánchez; and the Minister of Health, Hernando Cevallos.
For this Saturday, Castillo has a meeting scheduled at the VI Summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) in Mexico City, where he will be received by his counterpart, Andrés Manuel López Obrador.
Also present at said meeting will be the leaders of more than 30 countries where the signing of the Agreement for the Constitution of the Latin American and Caribbean Space Agency and the creation of the CELAC fund for comprehensive response to disasters is expected.
While on September 20, Pedro Castillo, the Foreign Minister, Oscar Maúrtua, will participate in the Session of the Permanent Council of the OAS in Washington DC, in the United States.
While on September 21, President Castillo will receive in New York the welcoming greeting of the Secretary General of United Nations, António Guterres, and later, will participate in the General Debate of the 76th General Assembly at the UN headquarters.