Fernando de la Rúa

Former President of Argentina


Dr. Fernando de la Rúa, former President of Argentina, from 1999 until December 2001. He was also the first chief (major) elected of the City of Buenos Aires, Senator in 1973, 1983 and 1992, a member of the Congress in 1991.

He is lawyer, graduated in Córdoba, Argentina, with honours, and professor of procedural law, and is author of several books on law and politics.

Born in Córdoba, Argentina, 15 September 1937.


I am proud to participate in Ashinaga! It represents a fantastic work for education. Education means peace and freedom for humanity. It is necessary to improve it in those difficult times for the world. Ashinaga has a clear sense of justice promoting access to education for young people. These students are an example for all the youth. This is the way!

Letter of Appointment