Message of Chancellor, Ambassador Ana Maria Sánchez on the occasion of National Holiday

Message of Lady Chancellor Ana Maria Sanchez during National Holiday

Dear compatriots:

On the occasion of the 194thanniversary of Peru independence, I wish to convey, on behalf of President of the Republic, Ollanta Humala, of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and in his own name, an affectionate greeting and gratitude for the valuable contribution that,with a great effort,you provide for the welfare of your families, for the development of Peru and the country where you live. On this occasion, I want to share with you some of the activities carried out by the Chancellery, in accordance with the objectives of the Government to improve consular services. Among them I would like to highlight: 1) modernization of consular formalities; 2) improvement in terms of means of protection and assistance to nationals; 3) the commissioning of an Integrated Administration Consular enabling interconnection with our external offices; 4) designing and implementing a regional strategy to confront trafficking in persons and smuggling of migrants; and 5) enhancing Cross-Sectorial Working Table for Migration Management, which aims to implement, with all sectors involved, programs and projects for the benefit of our community of Peruvian migrants.

We want to provide the best possible service and to reinforce your ties with Peru and also promote productive involvement of each of you in the countries you live.

Dear compatriots, let’s continue to work together for the benefit and prosperity of your families and our country in every corner of the world.

Happy National Holidays to all and Long live Peru!