Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos on Friday finished the restructuring of his cabinet a week after all ministers resigned.
The resignations of the majority of ministers was not accepted; Only four of the 16 ministers were replaced by new members of the cabinet.
Two ministers changed post and Santos created the post of Advisor om Social Dialogue which was given to Green Party veteran Luis Eduardo Garzon.
Santos’ cabinet after reorganization
Fernando Carillo (new)
Ruth Stella Correa
Mauricio Cardenas (moved from Energy and Mining)
- Foreign Affairs
Maria Angela Holguin
Juan Carlos Pinzon
Maria Fernanda Campo (new)
Alejandro Gaviria (new)
- Energy and Mining
Federico Renjifo (moved from Interior)
Juan Camilo Restrepo
Juan Gabriel Uribe (new)
Cecilia Alvarez-Correa (new)