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Dominican Republic

Meeting of the SI Council in Santo Domingo

28-29 January 2019

List of Speakers

Monday 28 January 2019
Miguel Vargas, President of the PRD, Dominican Republic, SI Vice-President
Luis Ayala, SI Secretary General
George Papandreou, SI President
H.E. Danilo Medina, President of the Dominican Republic
First theme: Promoting multilateralism to secure peace, sustainable development, to target poverty, achieve greater equality, and to ensure a world with more solidarity
Eero Heinäluoma (Finland, SDP) SI Vice-President
Ciro Gomes (Brazil PDT)
Isabel Allende (Chile PS) SI Vice-President
Alexander Romanovich (Russia, A Just Russia Party) SI Vice-President 
Julião Mateus Paulo (Angola, MPLA) SI Vice-President 
Chantal Kambiwa (Cameroon, SDF) SI Vice-President
Haider Zaman Qureshi (Pakistan, PPP)
Jesús Rodríguez (Argentina, UCR) SI Vice-President
Victor Benoit (Haiti, Rasanbleman) SI Vice-President
Nabil Shaath (Palestine, Fatah) SI Vice-President
Avshalom Vilan (Israel, Meretz)
Second theme: Defending rights and freedoms against intolerance, discrimination, xenophobia and populism
Elio Di Rupo (Belgium, PS) SI Vice-President
Mikalai Statkevich (Belarus, NH)
Cuauhtémoc Cárdenas (Mexico) Honorary SI President
Rafael Michelini (Uruguay, NE) SI Vice-President 
Elsa Espinoza (Mexico, PRI) SI Vice-President
Carlos Valero (Venezuela, UNT)
Tuesday 29 January 2019
Report of the Finance Committee 
Maurice Poler (Venezuela, AD) co-Chair of the Committee 
Report of the Ethics Committee

Ariane Fontenelle (PS, Belgium) Chair of the Committee  

Report of the Committee on Gender Parity  
Ouafa Hajji, Co-Chair of the Committee


Second theme: Defending rights and freedoms against intolerance, discrimination, xenophobia and populism (contuation)

Carlos Lupi (Brazil, PDT) SI Vice-President 
Hoshyar Siwaily (KDP, Iraq) 
Ricardo Navarrete (PRSD, Chile)
Third theme: Protecting our democracies from new threats – the deliberate discrediting of democratic institutions and the press, fake news, cyber- attacks and invasive technology
Shazia Marri (PPP, Pakistan) SI Vice-President  
Pia Locatelli (PSI, Italy) SI Vice-President  
Natalya Zemlianska (SDPU, Ukraine)  

Javeline St Albord (Rasanbleman, Haiti)
Speech of Yasmine Duarte, (ANC, South Africa) 
Iebrahem Muslem (PYD, Syria) 
Lounas Kaci (FFS, Algeria)

The meeting of the Council was closed by the President of the Spanish Government, Pedro Sánchez, Secretary General of the PSOE and SI Vice-President