Drafting. When the 11th day of the National Strike is completed In Montería, a space was convened in order to listen to the different sectors and help to face the situation that the country is going through.
This roundtable was convened by the rector of the University of Córdoba, Jairo Torres Oviedo, and the mayor of Montería, Carlos Ordosgoitia.
The president of the monterianos stressed that the idea is to listen, contribute and build.
Social dialogue and looking for points of agreement, that is the way to face the situation that occurs in Colombia and that affects us all. Together with the rector of the @Unicordoba_Col, Jairo Tórres, we summon representatives from different sectors to listen, contribute, build. pic.twitter.com/t3Dqx9U1fd
– Carlos Ordosgoitia (@caordosgoitia) May 8, 2021
This agreement was also chaired by the president of the Municipal Council, Leonel Márquez, and the president of the Córdoba Teachers Association, Ermen Martínez, among other authorities, entities and different sectors.
The national dialogue continued this Saturday with the meeting between the President of the Republic, Iván Duque, and the governors of the country. In this it was agreed to hold regional dialogues to listen to the communities and build consensus to solve needs.
“There will be a special space for young people to talk about education, employment and holding elections for Youth Councils to empower them”, Duque said.