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WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Monday, May 13, 2019, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry will travel to Bogotá, Colombia to participate in the 2019 Concordia Americas Summit.  He is also scheduled to participate in bilateral meetings on the sidelines of the summit. 

The Americas Summit is Concordia’s flagship regional convening in Latin America, with a focus on issues across the region as well as specific to Colombia. The 2019 Americas Summit will provide an international platform through which to address immediate humanitarian, economic, and political issues facing the Western Hemisphere through the lens of cross-sector collaboration.

For more information on the Secretary’s trip, please email Shaylyn Hynes at


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