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Uruguay USA

Deputy Secretary Sherman’s Meeting with Uruguayan Interior Minister Héber (US Department of State)

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price:

Deputy Secretary of State Wendy R. Sherman met with Uruguayan Interior Minister Luis Héber today in Montevideo, Uruguay. Deputy Secretary Sherman and Interior Minister Héber discussed the positive and productive collaboration and partnership between the United States and Uruguay on a range of security issues, including transnational crime, counternarcotics, and cybersecurity.

 

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Uruguay USA

Deputy Secretary Sherman’s Meeting with Uruguayan President Lacalle Pou (US Department of State)

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price:

Deputy Secretary of State Wendy R. Sherman met with Uruguayan President Luis Lacalle Pou today in Montevideo, Uruguay.  Deputy Secretary Sherman and President Lacalle Pou discussed the importance of the strong U.S.-Uruguay bilateral relationship for promoting economic growth, regional security, and clean energy investment, among other areas.  Deputy Secretary Sherman expressed appreciation for Uruguay’s leadership on defending democracy and human rights in the region as well as Uruguay’s regional and global leadership on environmental protection and combating the climate crisis.

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Uruguay USA Venezuela

Deputy Secretary Sherman’s Meeting on Venezuelan Refugee Assistance in Uruguay (US Department of State)

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price:

Deputy Secretary of State Wendy R. Sherman met today with representatives of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and Uruguayan civil society to discuss assistance to Venezuelan refugees and migrants in Montevideo, Uruguay.  Deputy Secretary Sherman thanked Uruguayan government and civil society leaders for their work to assist Venezuelan refugees and migrants and highlighted how U.S. funding of IOM supports its work in Uruguay.

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Uruguay USA

Deputy Secretary Sherman’s Meeting with Uruguayan Economy Minister Arbeleche (US Department of State)

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price:

Deputy Secretary of State Wendy R. Sherman met with Uruguayan Economy Minister Azucena Arbeleche today in Montevideo, Uruguay. Deputy Secretary Sherman and Economy Minister Arbeleche discussed how the United States and Uruguay can work together to build back better and create inclusive economic growth after the COVID-19 pandemic, and how Uruguay’s leadership on climate change and clean energy can create good jobs for Uruguayans. Their discussion advances our ongoing collaboration to promote opportunity and prosperity in both countries.

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Uruguay USA

Deputy Secretary Sherman’s Meeting with Environment and Technology Entrepreneurs in Uruguay (US Department of State)

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price:

Deputy Secretary of State Wendy R. Sherman met with environment and technology entrepreneurs today in Montevideo, Uruguay. Deputy Secretary Sherman and private sector leaders from the renewable energy industry discussed opportunities for bilateral cooperation on clean energy development in Latin America. Deputy Secretary Sherman recognized Uruguay, which generates nearly 100 percent of its electricity from renewable sources, as a leader in the use of renewable energy to address the climate crisis and create good-paying jobs.

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Uruguay USA

Deputy Secretary Sherman’s Meeting with Uruguayan Foreign Minister Bustillo (US Department of State)

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price:

Deputy Secretary of State Wendy R. Sherman met with Uruguayan Foreign Minister Francisco Bustillo today in Montevideo, Uruguay.  Deputy Secretary Sherman and Foreign Minister Bustillo discussed the strength of the U.S.-Uruguay bilateral relationship, including on bilateral trade and investment.  They also highlighted the importance of Uruguay’s regional and global leadership in defending democracy and human rights, international peacekeeping, and protecting the environment.

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China Uruguay

China helps Uruguay address climate change by providing equipment (Lu Yameng, Global Times)

The equipment provided by the MEE to Uruguay in a bid to help strengthen the country’s capability to address climate change is displayed at the Beijing-based China Academy of Space Technology on Wednesday. The equipment will be shipped in October. Photo: Lu Yameng/GT

The equipment provided by the MEE to Uruguay in a bid to help strengthen the country’s capability to address climate change is displayed at the Beijing-based China Academy of Space Technology on Wednesday. The equipment will be shipped in October. Photo: Lu Yameng/GT

A set of transportable meteorological ground equipment will be provided by the Chinese Ministry of Ecology and Environment (MEE) to Uruguay, in a bid to help strengthen the country’s capability to address climate change. The move was announced on Wednesday, and the equipment will be shipped to Uruguay in October.

China helps Uruguay address climate change by providing equipment – Global Times