Chair: Laura Rival
Social capital, economic performance and poverty in Ecuador (Alex Remache Gallegos)
Arts and Literature versus Political Authoritarianism (Fernando Balseca Franco)
The Annual Meeting of the United Kingdom Belize Association took place at the Latin American Centre on Saturday 7th October.
The LAC is hosting an exciting new series this term: Lunch with the Ambassadors: a conversation with Latin American ambassadors in the UK
1. A conversation with Bocchit Edmond (Ambassador of Haiti)
Day: 20 October, 12.45 to 2.15
Guisell Morales is the Ambassador of Nicaragua in the United Kingdom (since 2015) and Ireland (since 2016). He arrived to the UK in 2012 as Chargée d’Affaires. Previously to that, she had developed a successful career as a lawyer in the public and private sector. For example, she was Country
Roberto Calzadilla was appointed as Ambassador of Bolivia to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in January 2014.
Genaro Vicente Pappalardo Ayala was appointed as Ambassador of Paraguay to the United Kingdom in March 2017.
Ambassador Edmond is a seasoned career Diplomat and negotiator with many years of diplomatic service in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Angel Smith is Reader in Modern Spanish history at the University of Leeds. His major monographs are Anarchism, Revolution and Reaction: Catalan Labour and the Crisis of the Spanish State, 1898-1923, International Studies in Social History, vol.