Autoridades fronterizas de países de la CAN crean comité para diseñar Estrategia Andina de Cooperación Transfronteriza / Cross-Border Authorities of the CAN countries create Committee to design an Andean Cross-Border Cooperation Strategy (CAN = Comunidad Andina de Naciones):


On 10th and 11th April, representatives from the national, regional and local level of the Member States of the Andean Community of Nations (Comunidad Andina de Naciones) met in Tulcán (Ecuador, bordering Colombia), with the presence of the EU Representation in Lima and the AEBR.

The CAN countries had gone forward to design an Andean Cross-Border Cooperation Strategy (Press release available at:

To this end, they have created a Committee composed by all relevant stakeholders (see press release below).

This initiative has been included as starting point for a series of Study Visits for Latin American experts and politicians to be organized in Europe. A series of workshops are also planned afterwards in South America.

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