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Chile President elect chooses women, student leaders in Cabinet

The Siasat | 23/01/2022 12:13 PM | Click to read full article

Chile's president-elect, Gabriel Boric on January 21 announced his first cabinet consisting a majority of female ministers and former student leaders. The newly formed cabinet consists of Communist Party legislator Camila Vallejo, a former student leader who is chosen as the spokesperson of the government.

According to a report by DW news, the President said that the Cabinet will focus on managing the COVID-19 pandemic, encouraging economic growth along with social inclusion, and ensuring that Chile adopts a new constitution.