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The Ibero-American summit will finally take place in the first half of 2021

July 8, 2020

The 22 member countries of the Ibero-American Summit agreed on Tuesday that the 17th Celebrate edition of the event in the first half of 2021 after Andorra, the person in charge of the registration, proposed this to ensure that political leaders can attend the principality and avoid telematic convocation.

“We maintain the momentum of consensus within the Ibero-American conference: all countries supported the postponement of the summit for the first half of 2021,” said Andorra national coordinator for the Ibero-American summit of heads of state and government, Jaume Gaytan, after III . Meeting of national coordinators and heads of Ibero-America cooperation, where the move was agreed.

As the Ibero-American General Secretariat reported in a statement, the decision will be formally adopted at the meeting of the Ibero-American Foreign Ministers at the end of 2020 – a newly created appointment – and the date will be set for Ibero-America, whose motto “Innovation for Sustainable Development – Goal 2030. Ibero-America faces Challenge of the Corona Virus “.

The Ibero-American summit will finally take place in the first half of 2021The Ibero-American summit will finally take place in the first half of 2021

With this in mind, Gaytán and Andorran Cooperation Leader Gemma Cano emphasized that “the motto chosen by the Andorran Pro Tempore Presidency for the summit is more valid than ever in the context of the health crisis caused by COVID-19. This is what our Ibero-American partners have told us. “