Marking its 20th anniversary as as an Observer State to the Council of Europe, the Government of Mexico and the Council of Europe agreed to establish a Strategic Partnership. A Joint Declaration was adopted today by the Council of Europe Committee of Ministers.
Our embassies and consulates around the world are working at maximum capacity to address the imposition of very different national and regional restrictions, the constant cancellation of flights and reduced service on various routes.
During the conversation, the Secretaries discussed economic cooperation to strengthen the exchange of goods and services on the common border, as permitted by the evolution of the pandemic in both countries. Secretaries Ebrard and Mayorkas also spoke about working together to address the pandemic in the two countries.
The Consulate General of Mexico in Sacramento organized the 11th annual California-Mexico Advocacy Day in the Capitol. This year, it was a weeklong event to raise awareness of issues of common interest to the relationship between Mexico and California.