UPDATE: A Joint Statement was released following the meeting. HUGE commends the cooperation between the United States and Honduras, including both countries’ commitment to supporting sustainable development, educational programs, agricultural productivity, labor rights, clean energy and more.

According to the U.S. State Department, Under Secretary Uzra Zeya is leading a high-level interagency delegation to Honduras, as part of the US-Honduras Strategic and Human Rights Dialogues. The U.S. delegation will also meet with Honduran President Castro. The Under Secretary will meet with civil society groups as well as business and diplomatic communities as well as the Honduran textile industry. HUGE applauds these dialogues and the effort by both nations to address important topics including but not limited to governance, anti-corruption, economic prosperity, development, safe, orderly and human migration and security. Read the US State Department Press Release here