A brief, Incomplete History of Colorado/Minsas Gerais Partners of the Americas

This article describes the history of Partners of the Americas, and the Colorado Chapter of Partners of the Americas. It begins with President Kennedy's creation of th Alliance for Progress, and then describes various changes that have occurred over time. It also provides information about the function of the Colorado chapter.


Partners fo the Americas came out of the Kennedy-era program, the Alliance for Progress. Colorado was matched with the state of Minas Gerais, to provide exchanges between the two states. Today these two states engage in cultural and educational exchanges, and a variety of programs.

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Web Article
Francis Wardle
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Colorado Chapter Partners of the Americas website
Colorado Partners of the Americas
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Thursday, December 1, 2016
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Colorado Partners website
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Colorado Partners of the Americas
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