Friday, September 25, 2009
Voices from Latin America
Leaders of the Hemispheric Social Alliance and labor, indigenous and environmental organizations from Mexico, Colombia, Honduras, Peru and Bolivia, will criticize G-20 policies and offer alternative models of development.
• Benedicto Martinez Orozco, a national officer of the Frente Autentico del Trabajo (FAT) and Union Nacional de Trabajadores (UNT), Mexico
• Alberto Arroyo, economist with the Red Mexicana Frente al Libre Comercio (RMALC), México
• Miriam Miranda, General Coordinator of the Fraternal Organization of Afro-Hondurans (OFRANEH). She is also OFRANEH's representative to the Resistance Front against the Coup in Honduras.
• Enrique Daza, Coordinator, Red Colombiana Frente al Libre Comercio (RECALCA), General Secretary Hemispheric Social Alliance (HSA), Colombia,
Speakers from Peru and Bolivia have also been invited but are not yet confirmed.
Time: 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Location: 121 David Lawrence Hall Auditorium, University of Pittsburgh (on Forbes Ave., right side of skywalk)
For more information on the events above: visit www.pittsburghunited.org/g20, call 412-683-4226, or email