Thursday, August 10, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with Secretary General of the Organization of American States (Organization of American States) Luis Almagro, the purpose of the visit is deepening of cooperation in the field of new technologies and cyber-security.
During the meeting the sides signed a Declaration on cooperation between Israel and the OAS, with the participation of the Trust Fund to support young entrepreneurs in the Americas (Young Americas Business Trust) in the field of cyber technologies, innovation, water, education, crisis management.
Prime Minister Netanyahu told the Secretary General of the OAS, he was glad to meet him in Jerusalem, and that Israel expects to strengthen relations with members of the organization of Latin American countries.
The Secretary-General Almagro thanked the Prime Minister for cooperation with the OAS.
The press service of the office of the head of government reported that during the one-day visit to Israel, which is one of the observer countries to the OAS, Secretary General of Almagro met with the leadership of the National staff on cyber security with the aim of exploring the degree of involvement of Israel in training of specialists in the field of kiberbezopasnosti several Latin American countries.