MEXICO AND THE UK EXCHANGE PRACTICES FOR THE PROTECTION OF INFRASTRUCTURE
LONDON, United Kingdom, 30th March 2016.- A delegation of representatives of the Mexican Secretariat of Communications and Transport (SCT, for its acronym is Spanish) participated in the workshop “Critic National Infrastructure Protection”, held from the 14th - 16th March, in this capital city.
By participating in the programme "Critic National Infrastructure Protection", coordinated by the Embassy of the United Kingdom in Mexico, the Mexican delegation, led by Deputy Secretary, Delfino Cruz Aquino, National Security Coordinator at the Ministry of Communications and Transport, shared the factors involved in security tasks in strategic facilities and how they could impact national security.
Meanwhile, the British delegation led by Tracy Catling, member of the Department of Transport, highlighted the British interest in the exchange of technologies and best practices of response protocol to an eventuality that could jeopardize strategic facilities.
In addition, the Ambassador of Mexico, Diego Gomez-Pickering held a meeting with the representatives of the Mexican Secretariat of Communications and Transportation (SCT), and reiterated them the interest of the Embassy to boost the exchange between Mexico and the United Kingdom's learnt lessons in order to protect critical infrastructure in Mexico.