Ms Azoulay’s visit to Buenos Aires - Argentina

Mr Jorge Faurie, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Worship

Ms Audrey Azoulay visited Buenos Aires on 11 and 12 July 2017 to present the strategic focuses of her candidacy for the post of UNESCO Director-General to the Argentine authorities. She met with the Minister of Culture, Mr Pablo Avelluto and the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Worship, Mr Jorge Faurie.

Ms Azoulay also spoke before the Senate at the invitation of the Chair of the Senate’s Education and Culture Committee, Senator Liliana Negre de Alonso.

During her visit, she met and spoke with prominent figures from civil society working in UNESCO-related sectors.

She also visited the former Higher School of Mechanics of the Navy or ESMA, an emblematic place for collective memory.

See Ms Azoulay’s interview to Argentina’s main newspaper, Clarín, here.

The interview is also available for download on a .pdf format :