TRAINING WORKSHOP AND UPDATES FOR CONSULS OF ECUADOR IN THE UNITED STATES
The training workshop and updates are directed towards the Consuls of Ecuador in the United States and will take place on December 2 and 3 in the Embassy of Ecuador in Washington. To be addressed are themes relating to consulate theory and practice, overseas voting, consulate services for citizens, commercial development in investments in Ecuador, tourism promotion, human trafficking and smuggling, and programs and coordination with the National Secretariat for Migrants (SENAMI), among others.
To such an effect, the participation of government officials will be counted on from the Undersecretary of Migration, Consular and Refuge Issues of the Foreign Ministry; from the Ministry for the Coordination of Production, Employment and Competitiveness; from the Ministry of Tourism; from the SENAMI; as well as the United States’ Departments of State, Health and National Security.
The Embassy of Ecuador, in coordination with the Directorate General of Consular Affairs and Services of the Foreign Ministry, has organized this workshop for the purpose of providing the Consuls with all of the information they require in order to be able to efficiently develop their work, and effectively address the Ecuadorian community that is living in the United States.
Washington, D.C., November 11, 2010