Organization of American States: Democracy for Peace and Security
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2018
9:30 – 10:15AM
The America’s have been relatively peaceful with regard to interstate conflict in the last decade. However, the two continents experience different types of conflict and violence that can destabilise societies. The Organization of American States (OAS) is the regional international organisation that aims to foster cooperation between the states of both north and south America. Secretary General Luis Almagro of the OAS will speak about the different dimensions of conflict that the area experiences.