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Magdalena: River of Dreams

In a relaxed conversation Wade Davis-award-winning, best-selling author and National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence for more than a decade--will bring to life the story of the great Río Magdalena, illuminating Colombia's complex past, present, and future.

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Read the Sea: A Biodiverse Colombian Recipe for Sustainability

In this interesting conversation you will be able to Read the Sea through the amazing dishes of  Colombian Chefs Antonuela Ariza and Eduardo Martinez who will take you to the Pacific and the Amazon where you will learn about a diversity of fishes, and other amazing Colombian resources.

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Wings, Songs and Colors: New Bio Expedition that will help us create a national birdwatching program

To celebrate the work of ornithologist Frank M. Chapman from the American Museum of Natural History and other scientists that 110 years ago explored Colombia and studied the distribution and biology of its bird-life, Colombian Ministry of Science, The Humboldt Institute and the Institute of Natural Sciences from Universidad Nacional, will launch a NEW Bio Expedition that will help us create a national birdwatching program

When: October 28th, 3pm hr COL, 4 pm EST

 

Voices of Colombian Writers Added to U.S. Library of Congress

Colombia continues to contribute to Hispanic and North American Culture in the United States with three new Colombian writers joining the Palabra Archive (the Hispanic Voice Archive) at the U.S. Library of Congress.

Colombia Investment Summit

The annual Colombia Investment Summit, taking place from 7 - 9 October, 2020, looks set to be the most well attended Summit in its six year history. More than 1300 attendees and 550 investors from across the globe are expected to attend the virtual event, with guest speakers to include Ivan Duque, President of Colombia.

Five Days , Five Colombian Delights: A week you do not want to miss

Five Days, Five Delight: Open a Window to Colombia s is a week of free events with renown Colombian artists, chefs, musicians and academics who, through their art, will highlight the most innovative, impactful and imaginative cultural elements of Colombia. 

Register here for each delight *From October 19th to the 23rd*

Colombia's Urban Underworld: Through the eyes of Colombian writer Jorge Franco

Learn About Colombia's underworld in an intimate conversation between Colombian writer Jorge Franco and Ambassador of Colombia to the United States, Francisco Santos Calderon. 

When: October 15th, 7pm ET

 

Pedro Ruiz and the Meaning of Colombian Art

To learn about the Meaning of Colombian Art, artist Pedro Ruiz will talk about his journey as a professional through a series of paintings and exhibits that will show the audience why he has become a one of kind artist to be recognized locally and internationally.

When: October 8th 7pm ET

Remarks by President Duque to the 75th Session of the United Nations Assembly

With the aim of guaranteeing the survival and sustainability of the world’s moors, the President of the Republic, Iván Duque Márquez, invited world leaders on Tuesday to accompany the creation of a Global Strategy for the Defense of the Paramos. Paramos are high mountain ecosystems. The announcement was made by the Head of State during his speech at the 75th General Assembly of the United Nations (UN).

Gastronomy, Art and Biodiversity: A Colombian Intangible Connection

To highlight the importance of this year theme of the United Nations Summit of Biodiversity, The “Urgent Action for Sustainable Development” the Embassy of Colombia in the United States and the Mission of Colombia to the United Nations  will have a conversation about Gastronomy, Art and Biodiversity with Colombian chef and artist, Maria Buenaventura and other experts.

When: September 29th at 3 pm ET
 

Commercial Flights Between Colombia and the United States Resume

Commercial flights between Colombia and the United States have resumed after a five-month suspension that was put in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Pilot flights between Cartagena, Colombia and the United States started on Saturday.

 

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