The President (E) of the Republic, Juan Guaidó, announced the appointment of several Presidential Commissioners of the Legitimate Government to promote the cessation of usurpation in Venezuela at the national and international level.
During a press conference, the Venezuelan president indicated that Leopoldo López will be responsible for the creation of the Government Center, and in turn, will be responsible for the articulation of all sectors.
Below the designations made:
1. Presidential Commissioner for Foreign Affairs
In a press conference with national and international media, he announced that Deputy Julio Borges is the Presidential Commissioner for Foreign Affairs, and will have the function of increasing international pressure against the dictatorship, coordinating consular functions to attend the Venezuelan diaspora, and to strengthen and enlarge the international coalition for democracy in Venezuela, among other tasks.
2. Presidential Commissioner for Economic Development
Alejandro Plaz was appointed as Presidential Commissioner for Economic Development, he will be in charge of articulating the public debt management, multilateral relations and international cooperation teams. He must also coordinate the strategy for economic recovery, productivity, etc.
3. Presidential Commission for Management and Recovery of Venezuelan Assets
The third appointment was that of the Presidential Commissioner for Asset Management, Javier Troconis will be in charge. His job will be to guarantee the transparency and accountability of the assets managed by the legitimate Government, to keep the board of directors, designated by the National Assembly, informed about the strategic guidelines of the Legitimate Government, among other things.
4. Presidential Commission for Human Rights and Victim Assistance
Likewise, Humberto Prado was appointed as Presidential Commissioner for the defense of human rights and attention to the victims. He will have the responsibility for monitoring the respect of human rights and accompanying the victims in order to guarantee their rights against the abuses of the dictatorship; coordinate international investigations for human rights violations in Venezuela, defend human rights both at national and international levels.
5. Creation of the Government Center
Leopoldo López was appointed as Presidential Commissioner for the Government Center, his function will be to articulate the administrative and management functions of government of the presidential commissioners in the areas of foreign relations, economy, asset management, humanitarian aid, human rights and Country Plan.
In addition to the new appointments within the interim Government, the President in charge of Venezuela ratified the designations of Deputies Miguel Pizarro and Manuela Bolívar in Humanitarian Aid; the parliamentarians Juan Andrés Mejía and José Guerra in the Country Plan.
In the same way the deputy Sergio Vergara and the Venezuelan political strategist JJ Rendón in the Strategy Committee were ratified.
Guaidó informed that in the next few days he will make the designations of military attachés at embassies.
Finally, he said there is no date to restart the Oslo mediation mechanism .