Agirre Center Uruguay
2014/11/20 15:45:00 GMT+1
Between 12th and 19th November, a delegation from Agirre Center visited different South-American countries in order to present the Basque Case and identify potential collaboration projects with the Basque Country.

On THE 14TH AND THE 15TH, we visited Uruguay and met different organisations.

14TH NOVEMBER:

- Meeting with the director of CLAEH (HUMAN ECONOMY CENTER OF LATIN AMERICA) in Montevideo.

- Presentation of the Basque Case at CLAEH. During the conference, titled “GLOBAL SOCIETY, LOCAL ANSWER“, ALC director Juan José Ibarretxe explained the Basque social and economic TRANSFORMATION in the last three decades, putting stress on the importance of the LOCAL CULTURES on facing the challenges of a globalized world. Andrés Lalanne introduced the conference, in which Marcelo Alfonso and Néstor Da Costa also took part.

15TH NOVEMBER: 
- Meeting with members of the BASQUE COMMUNITY at Centro Vasco Confraternidad Vasca “Euskal Erria”  in Montevideo.

- “The Basque Case in the World” CONFERENCE at the Euskalerria Euskal Etxea.