“The insights achieved by the Forum will, I am certain, be of great value to the work of the international community in tackling these issues.”
Romano Prodi, President of the European Commision, 2004
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José Maria Argueta

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Secretary of Strategic Intelligence

Guatemala

Former and first civilian National Security Adviser of Guatemala as wells as former Ambassador to Japan and Peru. Currently Secretary of Strategic Intelligence Secretariat, in Guatemala. Co-authored and implemented the ESTNA Methodology, a conflict resolution method that facilitated the peace processes of Guatemala and El Salvador. As Ambassador to Peru, he was among the lead negotiators who helped to free hostages captured in the Japanese Embassy (1996). He has served as a consultant to the Inter-American Development Bank, Harvard University’s Center for Conflict Resolution, and the National Endowment for Democracy. He is the author of “Enlightened Dissent: A Leadership Methodology for Peace Building” (2008).
 

2008

Supported by

International Visegrad Fund

 

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