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Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa UK Tour 26 - 27/10/2009

Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa UK Tour 26 - 27/10/2009

Rafael Vicente Correa Delgado is the current President of the Republic of Ecuador after being re-elected for a second consecutive term in April 2009, he was first elected in late 2006. He served as Minister of Economy from April 2005- August 2005. President Correa Delgado has a PhD in Economics and a Masters in Economic Sciences both from the University of Illinois as well as a Master of Arts in Economy from the Catholic University of Lovaina the New in Belgium. From 1993 – April 2005 he was Principal Professor of the Department of Economics, "San Francisco de Quito" University, Quito – Ecuador. October 2009 brings Mr Correa to the UK in 2 days of contact with Britain.

PROGRAMME

26th October 2009

4:00pm . Lecture: Experience as a Christian leftist in a secular world
Speaker: President Elect of Ecuador Rafael Correa Delgado
Venue: Oxford Union Society
Address: Frewin Court, Oxford OX1 3JB
http://consuladoecuador.org.uk/
http://oxford-union.org/home

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7:30pm . Event: Meeting with the Ecuadorian Community of the UK
Venue: Congress Centre
Address: 28 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LS
Telephone: 020 7451 0040
Email: congress.centre@tuc.org.uk
http://congresscentre.co.uk/pdf/map.pdf
http://consuladoecuador.org.uk/

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27th October 2009

9:00am . Lecture: Environmental Policies in Latin America
Speaker: President Elect of Ecuador Rafael Correa D.
Venue: Chatam House
Registration & details: http://chathamhouse.org.uk
http://consuladoecuador.org.uk/

Summary: The President will discuss the key environmental issues that the Latin America region now face from water management, mining and oil exploration, to energy security and efforts towards the use of renewable energies. He will consider different policy options and their implications for the environmental future of the region.

Update (October 30 2009) - For videos of this political tour, visit our official event review page here.

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