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Campaign News | Tuesday, 13 November 2012
speakers from Cuba, Venezuela, Ecuador, Nicaragua, Argentina, Colombia, Peru, Nicaragua
Biggest line up of speakers from Latin America ever!
Saturday, 1st December 2012, 9.30am - 5pm
Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London,
Over 50 speakers include:
Esther Armenteros, Cuban Ambassador
Jacobo Torres, Venezuelan TUC
Aidee Moreno, Colombian Agricultural Workers’ Union
Fatima Herrera Olea, Women’s Secretary SITAG-Peru
Alicia Castro, Argentine Ambassador
Guillaume Long President, CEAACES, Ecuador
Fidel Narvaez, Ecuador
Guisell Morales-Encheverry, Nicaragua
Seumas Milne, journalist
Owen Jones, journalist
Ernesto Laclau, University of Essex
Tony Kapcia, Nottingham University
Frances O’Grady, TUC
Jeremy Corbyn MP
Victoria Brittain, journalist
Richard Gott, writer
Bob Crow, RMT
Robin Blackburn, University of Essex
Stathis Kouvelakis, Kings College
Costas Lapavitsas, SOAS
Plus more speakers and eyewitness reports from Venezuela, Cuba, Nicaragua, Colombia, Honduras, Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, Argentina and across the continent.
Led by countries such as Cuba, Venezuela, Nicaragua and Bolivia, progressive governments in Latin America have transformed the lives of millions in recent years, extending health and education for the first time and enhancing social equality.
As part of ALBA, the Bolivarian Alliance for the Americas, these countries are joining together to forge a better and more just society for people across the region.
There will be a number of workshops including:
US Intervention in Latin America - Where After the Presidential Elections?
Colombia’s Peace Process
ALBA & The New Latin America: Showcasing Health and Education For All
Media (Mis)representation of Change in Latin America
Throughout the day there will be a full programme of films and documentaries.
Latin America 2012, is open to all. Come to find out first hand about the latest developments in the continent and how we can offer solidarity at this crucial time.