WORKSHOP: SITES OF MEMORY OF THE "SLAVE ROUTE" in Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay.
From left to right and from top down:
Top: Nicolás Helft (Argentina); Nilson Acosta (Cuba); Carlos Moreno (Argentina);
Second row: Ana Frega (Uruguay); Laennec Hurbon (Haiti), Clara Netto (Uruguay); Ignacio Telesca (Argentina/Paraguay); Jordi Tresserras (Spain);
Third row: Gabriela Pacheco (Uruguay); Marta Goldberg(Argentina);
Fourth row: Mónica Gorgas (Argentina); Frédéric Vacheron (Uruguay); Carmen María Ramos (Argentina); Jesús Guanche Pérez (Cuba), Dina Picotti (Argentina);Front row: Eduardo França Paiva (Brazil).
9:00 am Welcome and Opening of Meeting
Jorge GRANDI, Director of the UNESCO Regional Office of Science for Latin America and the Caribbean; UNESCO Office for MERCOSUR cluster.
National Direction of Heritage and Museums, Argentina (Representative to be named)
09:20 am Pertinence of work related to “Memory Sites” in the Río de la Plata
Ambassador María Susana PATARO MRECIC, Ambassador of Argentina to the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
09:35 am Objectives of Workshop
Frédéric VACHERON, Program Specialist, UNESCO Office, MERCOSUR cluster
09:50 am Coffee-break
10:30 am Presentations on activities related to Slave Trade and Slavery in Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay
Marta GOLBERG, Member of the International Scientific Committee of “The Slave Route”
Ignacio TELESCA , Catholic University, Asunción, Paraguay
Ana FREGA, Commission of National Cultural Heritage of Uruguay, University of the Republic.
Moderator: Marisa PINEAU, Professor – Researcher, University of Buenos Aires / University of Quilmes, Argentina.
0:30 pm Debate
1:30 pm Lunch
3:00 pm Presentation on the experience of UNESCO’s Project Memory Sites of The Slave Route in the Latin Caribbean.
Jesús GUANCHE, Vice-President of National Committee “The Slave Route”, Cuba
Laennec HURBON, President of National Committee “The Slave Route”, Haiti
Nilson ACOSTA , Vice-President National Heritage Council, Cuba, Consultant of UNESCO’s Office, La Havana, for “Memory Sites” in the Latin Caribbean
4:30 pm Other experiences related to the “Slave Route” Project “ and Cultural Tourism
Jordi TRESSERRAS, Vice-President of the International Scientific Committee of “The Slave Route”, University of Barcelona, Spain.
Moderator: María Susana PATARO
5:00 pm Coffee-break
5:15 pm Proposals of Follow-up for the “Memory Sites” Project in the Río de la Plata (by experts from Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay)
Moderator: Frédéric VACHERON
Noelia Monje Vega, Spain, AECID.
“The Spanish Agency of International Cooperation for Development and its African-descendents”