Spanish Minister of Health Carmen Montón resigns

Carmen Montón has resigned following controversy surrounding allegations of irregularities in her master’s degree in ‘Interdisciplinary Gender Studies’ from the Rey Juan Carlos University. The announcement came just hours after President Pedro Sanchez publicly supported Montón and her role in the position, stating “Carmen Montón is doing an extraordinary job and will continue to do so”. The President has since elected María Luisa Carcedo as the new Minister of Health replacing Montón.

For more information please click here.

Click here to read more about decision makers in Spain.

Tagged with

Published 12. September 2018 in News Spain