Latin America 2011 Conference

The Latin America 2011 Conference is the perfect opportunity to find out the latest developments in Latin America and how we can all offer solidarity. There will be speakers from Venezuela, Cuba, Nicaragua, Colombia, Honduras, Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, Argentina and across the continent, all with an end goal of making a better world.

There will be over 50 speakers including:

  • Alberto Juantorena, Cuban Deputy Sports Minister and former Olympic 400m & 800m gold medal winner
  • Mirta Rodriguez Perez, Irma Sehwerert Mileham and Magali Llort Ruiz, mothers of the Miami 5
  • Egle Sanchez, Venezuelan trade union leader
  • Guissell Morales-Echaverry, Nicaraguan Embassy
  • Professor Ernesto Laclau, world renowned academic
  • Frances O’Grady, TUC Deputy General Secretary
  • Michael Chanan, filmmaker
  • Billy Hayes, CWU General Secretary
  • Victoria Brittain, Writer
  • Bob Crow, RMT General Secretary
  • Jeremy Corbyn MP
  • Sally Hunt, UCU General Secretary


Saturday, 3rd December 2011, 9:30am – 5:00pm
Latin America 2011 Conference
Congress House,
Great Russell Street,
London WC1B 3LS

Tickets £10 waged/£6 unwaged
Buy Tickets: call 020 8800 0155 or book online:

Followed by post-conference Fiesta Latina from 5.30pm at Bolivar Hall with live music, bar and food

Noam Chomsky appeared at an earlier event in the Latin American Conference series. You can watch his talk here:

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