Pan American Union


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Pan American Union

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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the secretariat and major official agency of the Organization of American States
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Noun1.Pan American Union - the administrative agency of the Organization of American StatesPan American Union - the administrative agency of the Organization of American States
secretariat, secretariate - an administrative unit responsible for maintaining records and other secretarial duties; especially for international organizations
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Finally, in 1976, at the initiative of the Permanent Representative of Venezuela to the OAS, Ambassador Jose Maria Machin, the Permanent Council unanimously adopted a resolution establishing an inter-American modern art museum in Washington, DC, to commemorate the bicentennial of independence of the United States, the country that from the beginning had hosted the Pan American Union and then the OAS.
The transition from the Pan American Union to the OAS was smooth.
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