Exactly a week ago it emerged that the Government of Alberto Fernandez would add a new figure of the Kirchnerism al Cabinet. Days passed and the rumor began to fade and they even dared to deny it. Finally, this Thursday night, the same President confirmed the news: the journalist Gabriela Cerruti will be the new “spokesman” from Pink House.
“Today I appointed @gabicerru in charge of the Presidential Management Communication Unit,” confirmed the Head of State Fernández through the social network Twitter on his official profile. And she explained what her role will be within the Casa Rosada after resigning her seat in the Chamber of Deputies: “Starting today, she will be the Spokesperson for the Presidency,” and about the position, she admitted: “A new figure who I have taken from some European democracies ”.
Likewise, the national president stressed that the function of “spokesperson” or spokesperson for the Presidency is in charge of a female figure. This was stated: “That this function is exercised by a woman highlights two fundamental issues of our Government: we want a clear, precise and transparent communication and we uphold the vocation to advance in gender equality and opportunities,” he stressed.
“The Spokesperson will communicate information, data, announcements, but also the ideas and direction of the Government as a whole,” Fernández clarified, while ensuring that the new official “will be available to check all the information they need to fight together. rumors and false news that do so much damage to democratic communication ”.
Finally, the President reflected: “The time that is born after the pandemic forces us to redefine the agenda of daily communication, fundamental to bring certainty in a time of change and challenges.” And he pleaded. “We hope it will be a tool that is built and consolidated beyond this management to provide democratic public communication and a global conversation according to the new times,” he closed.