Tuesday, August 24, 2010
U.S. Official Embarks on LatAm Tour
An American official will begin a 10-day tour of Latin America today.
Judith McHale, the under-secretary of state for public diplomacy and public affairs, will visit Argentina, Uruguay and Chile.
She has a busy few days scheduled: visits lined up are with Argentine social media entrepreneurs and Uruguayan science students.
She's also scheduled to meet with Chilean academics to discuss expanding English language instruction, RTT reported.
She's going to speak Thursday at the Americas Society/Council of the Americas and Argentine Chamber of Commerce conference focused on Argentina's economic and political perspective.
Uruguayan news reports say she'll scheduled to speak with government representatives and visit Alianza Cultural Uruguay.
Sources: Al Dia, RTT