Ecuador’s Ambassador to Speak

Contact: Dan Adkins



LEXINGTON, Ky. (Oct. 7, 2004) -- Raul Gangotena, Ecuador’s ambassador to the United States, will speak on Latin American issues at 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 8, in 110 White Hall Classroom Building at the University of Kentucky.

Gangotena’s topic will be “Political, Social and Economic Trends in Latin America, with Special Emphasis on Ecuador.”

Gangotena has been the Ecuadorian ambassador since 2003. Prior to that, he was executive director of the Quito, Ecuador, Chamber of Commerce from 2001 to 2003. He also was chairman of the Universidad de Las Americas in Quita from 1998 to 2000.

His visit is sponsored by Kentucky Ecuador Partners, which is celebrating its 40th anniversary.

Back to Campus News Homepage