Her speech was attended by more than 250 people from the B´nai B´rith, leadership of other Jewish organizations, the Israeli Ambassador Dori Goren and other diplomats, and media.
The presentation was based on "The role of civil society organizations promoting educational opportunities and social inclusion." She spoke in depth about the work that is done in the U.S. vis-a-vis NGOs to support those in need, above all in education and health, and also mentioned the social work the U.S. Embassy in Uruguay is supporting in this country.
Ambassador Reynoso underlined that NGOs should be opened to all those volunteers who want to work; that it is necessary that NGO work must have four pillars:
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She also praised Keynes´ ideas in the economic field and agreed with the people that made a question about following Keynes´policies, that Jon Keynes need a public tribute for all the world has received from his work and ideas.
B´nai B´rith explained Mrs. Reynoso about the program "Getting Forward"(Salir Adelante)***. BB Uruguay will meet her shortly to present the program and both parties will study the possibility that the Embassy can join the sponsoring of "Getting Forward."
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