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The University of Alicante hosts the 21nd plenary meeting of the Circulo de Montevideo Foundation

The meeting is held within the context of Sanguinetti's inauguration as Doctor Honoris Causa

 

Alicante, 16 October 2015

The Auditorium of the University of Alicante has hosted this morning the 21nd plenary meeting of the Círculo de Montevideo Foundation on the Crisis of Representative Democracy Governance, has brought together some of the leading figures in Spanish and Latin American politics and the business world.

UA president Manuel Palomar, Círculo de Montevideo Foundation chairman Julio María Sanguinetti and its corporate president Carlos Slim participated in the inaugural session. After their presentations, Felipe GonzálezRicardo Lagos and Belisario Betancur followed.

Around twenty supposedly students interrupted the ceremony chanting insults and  scornful phrases in a menacing tone to the audience. UA president -appealing to their democratic spirit- did allow them to read a manifesto of protest and asked them several times to respect the majority and allow the session to go on..

The meeting will end tomorrow with a discussion panel where all participants will present their conclusions.

The celebration of the 21nd plenary meeting of the Círculo de Montevideo Foundation at the University of Alicante has been made possible thanks to the sponsorship of Banco Santander and the Development Bank of Latin America.

 

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