Deputy Foreign Minister Valdrak Jaentschke at Latin America conf
NSC News | Wednesday, 26 November 2014 | Click here for original article
Valdrack Jaentschke, Nicaragua's deputy foreign minister will be one of the keynote speakers at the Latin America conference 2014, this Saturday 29 November, 9.15 - 5.00pm.
What difference has seven years of Sandinista government made to the lives of the 40% of the population living in poverty?
What is the future for ALBA and Latin American integration from a Nicaraguan perspective?
Will the benefits of the Nicaraguan interoceanic canal outweigh the risks?
The very impressive lineup of speakers also includes:
- Aleida Guevara, daughter of Che Guevara
- Alicia Castro, Argentinian Ambassador
- George Galloway MP
- Chris Williamson MP
- Christine Blower, NUT General Secretary
- Kate Hudson, CND
- Andy De La Tour, Actor
- Tariq Ali, writer
- Owen Jones, writer
- Writer & historian Robin Blackburn
- Bolivian Ambassador Roberto Calzadilla
- Writer & anti-racist campaigner Darcus Howe
- Jeremy Corbyn MP
- Writer Richard Gott
- Stop the War Coalition Convenor Lindsey German
- Writer & journalist Victoria Brittain
- PLUS: Wikileaks founder Julian Assange by live video link.