David Choquehuanca
Foreign Minister of Bolivia

David Choquehuanca participated in World Leaders Forum Head of State Week in September 2006.

David Choquehuanca has served as the foreign minister of Bolivia since January 23, 2006. Choquehuanca, who is Aymara , has been a long-time activist for indigenous people, has worked with various international agencies and has been an advisor to President Evo Morales, since before Morales's election to the presidency.

Participated In


Date: September 21, 2006 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: Miller Theatre
A talk by His Excellency Evo Morales, President of Bolivia, and David Choquehuanca, Minister of Foreign Relations of Bolivia. President Morales is the first indigenous head of state elected in Bolivia in over 500 years. His address is followed by a question-and-answer session moderated by Paul J. Anderer, Columbia's Vice Provost for International Relations.