H.E. Erika Mouynes
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Panama
Her Excellency Erika Mouynes is the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Panama. She has extensive experience as both a public servant and top private sector executive. Prior to being appointed Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mouynes served as Panama’s Vice Minister of Multilateral Affairs and Cooperation (2019) and Chief of Staff of the Ministry of Trade and Industry (2004) in two administrations. Minister Mouynes’ post-pandemic priority is to facilitate regional political dialogue and strengthen Panama’s presence in multilateral forums, focusing on irregular migration and the pressing climate crisis.