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Spain: Support for Mesoamerican Health Project

(Mar. 2, 2009) On February 24, 2009, the Mexican Secretary of Health, José Ángel Córdova Villalobos, announced that Spain has agreed to support the Mesoamerican Integration and Development Project (Proyecto de Integración y Desarrollo de Mesoamérica). Once known as the Puebla-Panama Plan, the renamed Project Mesoamerica was presented to representatives of the Spanish government and […]

Brazil; Spain: Protocol on Immigration

(May 2, 2008) On April 1, 2008, in Madrid, Brazil and Spain signed a Protocol on Immigration designed to put an end to the recent diplomatic crisis involving tourists of both countries. According to the document, both countries agree, inter alia , that tourists not admitted into either country will be allowed to contact the […]

Guinea Bissau; Spain: Cooperation Agreement on Immigration Signed

(Mar. 2, 2008) On January 27, 2008, the Foreign Minister of Spain, Miguel Angel Moratinos, visited Guinea-Bissau to meet with Prime Minister Martinho N'Dafa Cabi. At the meeting, representatives of the two countries signed a cooperation agreement on immigration designed to control illegal immigration to Spain. Moratinos was quoted as saying that a previous repatriation […]