B’nai B’rith International President Gary P. Saltzman and CEO Daniel S. Mariaschin have issued the following statement:
B’nai B’rith International Director of Latin America Affairs Eduardo Kohn, International Center for Human Rights and Public Policy Assistant Director Sienna Girgenti and B’nai B’rith Mexico President Dan Tartakovski represented the organization during the 47th General Assembly of the Organization of American States (OAS), held from June 19-21 in Cancun, Mexico.
Kohn, Girgenti and Tartakovski met with a number of high-level leaders, including OAS Secretary General Luis Almagro and Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto. They also met with foreign ministers from Brazil, Costa Rica, Mexico, Peru and Uruguay to discuss issues of human rights, terrorism and the dangerous situation in Venezuela.
B’nai B’rith International is an accredited civil society organization at the OAS.
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