Ambassador Agustín Gutiérrez Canet and other ambassadors from Latin America met with Petru Filip, President of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Senate on June 18, 2015.

The meeting was also attended by Titus Corlăţean, former Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Ben-Oni Ardelean, secretary of the Commission.

"Mexico is the first Latin American country that will sign a protocol of cooperation with the Senate of Romania, a protocol which is in the hands of the President of the Mexican Senate",said Ambassador Gutiérrez Canet.

The ambassador spoke about our Embassy’s progress in its priority programs: cooperation agreements in tourism, animal health, air connectivity, extradition, broadcasting, among others.

Participants also discussed topics such as interparliamentary cooperation, agriculture, economic and cultural programs, and reviewed the results of the recent EU-CELAC Summit in Brussels on June 10th and 11th.


All members welcomed the initiative of organizing the meeting and the specific proposals made by the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Senate to further the work of the Executive in developing major cooperative projects with participating Latin American states.