With the aim of promoting intercultural exchange, the Municipality of Cuenca signed an agreement with the Center for Interamerican Studies Foundation, CEDEI, on Friday July 18th. The agreement will allow foreign volunteers to carry out various kinds of activities within the municipality's programs.
 
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Thus, foreign university students and professionals will bring their knowledge to Cuenca and benefit from the experience at the same time. This will provide benefits to the community of Cuenca in areas such as culture, health, tourism, communication, education, and others. 
 
Marcelo Cabrera, Mayor of Cuenca, and Mark Odenwelder, Executive Director of CEDEI, signed the agreement.  They stressed the importance of joining efforts for the benefit of local, national, and international societies.
 
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