After the 31 heads of the state arrived in Cartagena, they were welcomed by a giant red carpet at the square of the Convention Center in Gethsemane. The was auditorium filled with heads of state and celebrities in the America. The Colombian government sought to Shakira, because she is one of the most popular musicians in the world. Despite of the popularity, she is committed to social causes for children in the poorest countries.
The Summit’s aim is to help the people and eradicate poverty on the continent.