2016-02-11 Financial Education Week Webinar: A Unique Opportunity for Collaboration with Your Local Mexican Consulate




Date Created: July 5, 2016
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Financial Education Week Webinar: A Unique Opportunity for Collaboration with Your Local Mexican Consulate

 

Listen to this webiner to learn about the Semana de Educación Financiera (Financial Education Week), an annual initiative led by the Secretaría de Relaciones Exteriores through the Instituto de los Mexicanos en el Exterior (IME), in partnership with the Mexican government, and the network of Mexican Consulates in the US and Canada. The Semana de Educación Financiera seeks to educate the Mexican community about the importance of financial inclusion and to facilitate a connection to responsible financial institutions that provide affordable products and services regardless of a person's immigration status.

Guest Speakers

Sofía Orozco Aguirre: With more than 25 years of experience in the field of developing programs aimed at empowering the Mexican immigrant communities abroad, Sofía Orozco Aguirre is the Director of Economic/Financial Affairs at the Institute for Mexicans Abroad (IME) where she is responsible for the Mexican Global Network. Sofia holds a BA in education from Mexico's National Pedagogic University and a Masters' degree in Government and Public Policies at the Panamerican University in Mexico City.

Julián Escutia Rodriguez: Mr. Escutia has been a career diplomat since 2005. He is currently the Head of the Consular Coordination and Hispanic Affairs Section at the Mexican Embassy in Washington, DC. He was previously posted to the Consulate General of Mexico in Houston, where he was the Consul for Community and Economic Affairs, and to the Embassy of Mexico in New Zealand. He has a bachelor's degree in international relations from El Colegio de México, and a master's degree in public policy from Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand.

 

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