A Conversation with Dominican President Luis Abinader - NYU DC Dialogues (Washington, D.C.)

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The John Brademas Center and NYU Washington, DC hosted this DC Dialogues, “Ushering in a New Era of Change and Transparency: A Conversation with His Excellency Dominican President Luis Rodolfo Abinader Corona” on November 30, 2020 at 11 am ET. Serving as interlocutor was Geovanny Vicente Romero, Writer, Founder, Dominican Republic Center of Public Policy, Leadership and Development (CPDL-RD), and Columnist for CNN. First year Liberal Studies Student Evan Davis provided the introduction.

Following his first 100 days in office, President Abinader discussed the transformational reforms underway in the Dominican Republic in the areas of public administration, transparency, Universal Health Care, and the investment climate, with the greater New York University and NYU DC communities. In 2019, Luis Abinader was elected as a candidate for the presidency in the internal convention of his party, Modern Revolutionary Party (PRM), becoming the President of the Dominican Republic in the presidential elections of July 5, 2020, for the period 2020-2024.

A seasoned businessman turned politician, President Abinader represents a new era of leadership for the Dominican Republic, Caribbean and Latin America. Join us in traveling to an important part of the world for a wide-ranging talk with President Abinader.

This webinar was open to everyone. Registration was required in order to receive the Zoom log-in details. Please note that this webinar was recorded.

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JD Jones

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A tough interview to follow.

I expected the interlocutor to be much more fluent in English and the guy who did the introduction really struggled to read simple text. They seemed to be poorly prepared.