Strategic Association Agreement with the United States of Mexico
The agreement was signed in 2009. The United States of Mexico and the Eastern Republic of Uruguay agreed to establish a close coordinated cooperation in order to strengthen, among other aspects, cooperation initiatives such as culture. For this purpose a binational fund for annual calls was created. (http://dof.gob.mx/nota_detalle.php?codigo=5209748&fecha=20/09/2011)
The parties will develop joint initiatives with regard to the following areas of common interest: study and research; participation in congresses, seminars, conferences and other academic activities; lectures; participation in cultural activities, festivals, book fairs and literary meetings; exchange of writers, creators, artists, soloists and art groups.