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International Exchange in a Time of Isolation Series: Juntos en el Cinco de Mayo

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Date:

May 5

Time:

01:00 pm - 02:00 pm

Event Category:

Special Events

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The upcoming event in the series “Juntos en el Cinco de Mayo: A Conversation with Consul General Alberto Fierro” focuses on the effects of COVID-19 in Mexico and the Mexican-American community. The webinar will feature Consul General of Mexico to Boston, Alberto Fierro, who will facilitate a conversation with Young Leaders of America (YLAI) alumni to share a unique perspective on the current COVID-19 crisis.

Alberto Fierro Garza is the current Consul General of Mexico in Boston and has also been a member of Mexico´s Diplomatic Corps since 1993. At the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, he has also served as Director General for Educational and Cultural Cooper…

Alberto Fierro Garza is the current Consul General of Mexico in Boston and has also been a member of Mexico´s Diplomatic Corps since 1993. At the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, he has also served as Director General for Educational and Cultural Cooperation and Deputy Director General for North America. Fierro previously served as the Consul of Mexico in Orlando Fl and in St. Paul MN. Early in his career, Fierro served as deputy cultural attaché at the Mexican Embassy in Washington and as cultural attaché at the Mexican Embassy in Canada.

Paul O’Hea Flores is the Co-Founder of the Tu Elección; a non-profit organization that contributes to the development of Mexican democracy by incentivizing civic participation. Currently, he is an elected neighborhood representative and studies for …

Paul O’Hea Flores is the Co-Founder of the Tu Elección; a non-profit organization that contributes to the development of Mexican democracy by incentivizing civic participation. Currently, he is an elected neighborhood representative and studies for a master’s degree in political science at El Colegio de México. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences from the Tecnológico de Monterrey and his present research subjects are civic participation, collective action, and social behavior under conditions of risk.

Odile Cortés is co-founder and COO of IntegraRSE, a consultancy on corporate responsibility. She believes in the power of networking and connecting people, organizations and stakeholders to generate win-win relations. She is a Professor at the Unive…

Odile Cortés is co-founder and COO of IntegraRSE, a consultancy on corporate responsibility. She believes in the power of networking and connecting people, organizations and stakeholders to generate win-win relations. She is a Professor at the University Tec de Monterrey. She has a Bachelor’s in Political Science and International Affairs and an MD in Corporate Social Responsibility. She mentors for Climate Reality Project and Global Compact for Young Innovators and has written for CNN Mexico, Forbes and Newsweek.

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