ACT 1226 2008
Official Gazette No. 47,052 of July 16, 2008 CONGRESS OF THE REPUBLIC
Through which the "Memorandum of Understanding between the Government approved of Australia and the Government of Colombia on Cooperation in the Field of Education and Training ", signed on six (6) August 2002. Effective Jurisprudence
THE CONGRESS OF THE REPUBLIC DECREES: Article 1.
. Approval of the "Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of Australia and the Government of Colombia on Cooperation in the Field of Education and Training", signed on six (6)
August 2002. Article 2o. In accordance with the provisions of article 1 of the 7th Act of 1944, the "Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of Australia and the Government of Colombia on Cooperation in the Field of Education and Training", signed on six (6) August 2002, that article 1 of this law is approved, it will force the country from the date the international link is perfect therefrom.
Article 3o. This law applies from the date of publication.
The President of the Republic honorable Senate, Nancy Patricia Gutiérrez
The Secretary General of the honorable Senate,
EMILIO OTERO DAJUD.
The President of the honorable House of Representatives
GROVE OSCAR PALACE.
The Secretary-General (E) of the honorable House of Representatives,
JESUS ALFONSO RODRÍGUEZ CAMARGO.
MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING BETWEEN THE GOVERNMENT OF AUSTRALIA AND THE GOVERNMENT OF COLOMBIA IN THE FIELD OF COOPERATION ON EDUCATION TRAINING
Guided by the desire to enhance the friendly bilateral relations between the two countries in the field of education and training, and considering the importance of education as a factor of economic development and as a means to strengthen ties between their peoples, the Government of Australia and the Government of Colombia (hereinafter referred to as the "Parties") have signed the following understandings: || |
Paragraph 1. This Memorandum of Understanding provides the basis of the framework within which the Parties should consider jointly cooperation programs in education and training on the basis of reciprocity and mutual benefit.
Paragraph 2. The Parties shall do everything in their power to encourage and facilitate, as appropriate and in accordance with relevant laws and regulations of the parties, the development of contacts and cooperation between agencies government, educational institutions, organizations and other entities in Australia and Colombia and improvement of other agreements between these bodies to carry out cooperation activities.
To this end, each Party may:
(a) Facilitate the exchange of academic staff and students between schools and institutions recognized higher and vocational education;
(B) To promote mutual assistance and exchange of information in areas of interest in colleges of higher and vocational education;
(C) Facilitate the organization of exhibitions and seminars;
(D) Espaldar the development of collaborative training, joint research, technology transfer and partnerships between the respective authorities and institutions;
(E) Promote the development aimed at the exploitation of information technology, particularly the Internet, in the field of education joint activities;
F) Support the creation of scholarships especially for postgraduate studies, masters and PhD's in areas of mutual interest that may lead to the formation of human talent;
G) Promote linguistic exchange between the two countries and improvement of languages, so that Australia supports the development of programs for training in English and Colombia in the Castilian;
(H) Exchange information on the institutions that promote and regulate education among their countries, higher education schools, universities and other educational institutions;
(I) Provide other forms of cooperation in education and training that is mutually determined.
Paragraph 3. The costs of education cooperative activities under this Memorandum of Understanding will be financed and determined each other and subject to the availability of resources.
To paragraph 4 (a) This Memorandum of Understanding shall enter into force after the Parties notify each other through diplomatic notes compliance with the internal legal requirements for the entry into force of this Memorandum;
(B) This Memorandum of Understanding may be terminated at any time by either Party by written notice of its intention to the other Party. The termination shall become effective one month following notice;
(C) In the event of termination of this MOU and unless agreed to otherwise, the provisions under the same continue in force until is carried out to completion, implementation of procedures, plans and cooperation programs They are made in accordance with this Memorandum;
(D) This Memorandum of Understanding may be revised or amended by mutual consent. Any change or modification of this Memorandum of Understanding may be made by written agreement between the Parties;
(E) This Memorandum of Understanding will be valid for five years, after which it will be renewed for another five years unless agreement to the contrary between the Parties. I.5
Both Parties shall settle amicably and without delay, through consultation, disputes arising with respect to this Memorandum. PARAGRAPH 6
This Memorandum of Understanding is signed in English and Castilian, both texts being equally authentic on 6 August 2002.
PUBLIC POWER EXECUTIVE PRESIDENCY OF THE REPUBLIC
Bogotá, DC, September 3, 2003
Approved. Submit to the consideration of the honorable National Congress for constitutional purposes.
The Alvaro Uribe Minister of Foreign Affairs,
(Sgd.) Carolina Barco Isakson. DECREES
ARTICLE 1o. Approval of the "Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of Australia and the Government of Colombia on Cooperation in the Field of Education and Training", signed on six (6) August 2002
. In accordance with the provisions of article 1 of Law 7 of 1944, the "Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of Australia and the Government of Colombia on Cooperation in the Field of Education and Training", signed on six (6) August 2002, that article 1 of this law is approved, it will force the country from the date the international link is perfect therefrom.
ARTICLE 3. This law applies from the date of publication.
Given in Bogotá, DC, on September 3, 2003.
Presented to the Honorable Congress of the Republic by the Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Minister of National Education.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs Fernando Araújo Perdomo
The Minister of National Education CECILIA MARIA VELEZ WHITE
REPUBLIC OF COLOMBIA NATIONAL GOVERNMENT AND ENFORCED
Run, after review by the Constitutional Court, pursuant to Article 241-10 of the Constitution.
Given in Bogotá, DC, on July 16, 2008.
The Alvaro Uribe Deputy Foreign Minister in charge of the functions of the Office of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Camilo Reyes Rodriguez